Other Services

Continuing help when you need it most

Bariatric Support Group

The Center for Advanced Bariatric Surgery hosts monthly support group meetings run by experienced healthcare professionals. These meetings address various nutritional and behavioral topics to motivate and promote weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. These groups are limited to patients who have had surgery with the Center for Advanced Bariatric Surgery at Mountainside Medical Center.

For more information please call 973-429-6500.

Cancer Center Support Groups

For more information regarding all Cancer Center support groups please call 973-429-6704.

Living with Cancer Support Group

Hackensack University Medical Center invites you to join our support group for cancer patients. Finding your way through cancer can be a challenging and overwhelming journey. This support group offers a forum to further education, facilitate sharing among peers, and promote positive coping skills to handle the practical and emotional challenges of living with cancer.

     Third Thursday of every month
     10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
     Cancer Center Conference Room
     Harries Pavilion at Mountainside Medical Center
     1 Bay Avenue, Montclair NJ 07042

For more information, please contact Lynne Eisenbrand, MSW, (973) 429-6098.

Look Good…Feel Better

Mountainside Medical Center partners with the American Cancer Society to bring you this free, non-medical, brand-neutral, national public service program created to help individuals with cancer look good, improve self-esteem and manage their treatment and recovery with greater confidence. This program includes a free consultation with a certified cosmetologist for anyone undergoing treatment for cancer 

     John Theurer Cancer Center
     92 Second St. 
     Hackensack, New Jersey 07601

For more LGFB locations in your area, and to register, please contact the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.


Healing Stitches

Mutual support group for cancer patients to gather weekly to chat, knit or crochet while interacting and creating projects. Families and caregivers are welcome.

     Wednesdays each week
     1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Cancer Center.
     2nd Floor Lobby of the Cancer Center
     Harries Pavilion at Mountainside
     1 Bay Avenue, Montclair NJ 07042

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