Support Resources for 20s + 30s

Blue Flowers

For loss and caregivers:
The Jewish Board
Monthly young adult bereavement group, and meetings throughout the year.

Points of contact:
Sarah Robinson: sarobinson@jbfcs.org
Rabbi Michael Boino: mboino@jbfcs.org

Cancer-specific resources:
Gilda's Club (West Village) 
Gilda’s Club (Westchester) 
Weekly and monthly support groups, lectures, art classes, etc., for people with cancer, caregivers, and bereavement groups.

Cancer Care Support Groups
Weekly groups for young adults who have lost a parent, as well as for caregivers, plus message boards to find support across many topics.

Cancer Care Counseling 
Free individual counseling/therapy options with oncology social workers, both in person and over the phone:

Click here for a CancerCare Grief Fact Sheet for young adults who have  lost a parent to cancer.

For more information, email Julie Smelansky, Director, Selma and Lawrence Ruben Center for 20s + 30s.


The Selma and Lawrence Ruben Center for 20s + 30s is made possible by the Selma and Lawrence Ruben Foundations