Wilmington, North Carolina, Thyroid Cancer Support Group Begins Meeting

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. is pleased to announce that the ThyCa Wilmington, NC, Support Group will meet on the first Tuesday each month from noon to 1:00 p.m. starting on Tuesday, March 4, 2008. The meetings are held at the American Cancer Society Building, Suite 111, 2202 Wrightsville Avenue, Wilmington, North Carolina.

This free support group welcomes people at all phases of testing, treatment, and follow-up for thyroid cancer, as well as their family members and friends.

Virginia Cokor is the Wilmington group’s volunteer facilitator. For more information, e-mail Wilmington-NC@thyca.org, call Virginia Cokor at 910-270-5137 or visit the group’s web page.

Free thyroid cancer support groups are available, as well as coast to coast in the United States, and in Costa Rica and Philippines. 

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. is a national nonprofit 501(c) (3) organization of thyroid cancer survivors, families, and health care professionals, advised by internationally recognized thyroid cancer specialists.

For more information about ThyCa’s free year-round support services, education, publications, and special events, e-mail to thyca@thyca.org, call toll-free 1-877-588-7904, write to PO Box 1545, New York, NY 10159-1545 USA, or visit the ThyCa web site.