Learning that you have breast cancer can change your life and the lives of those close to you. Sentara is here to help.

It's normal for you, your family and your friends to need help coping with the feelings that such a diagnosis can bring.

Concerns about treatments and managing side effects, hospital stays and medical bills are common. You may also worry about caring for your family, keeping your job or continuing daily activities.

Breast cancer online resources:

Support Programs in Northern Virginia

  • Support Groups
  • Healing With Meditation
  • Yoga for Cancer and Gentle Yoga Classes
  • Look Good, Feel Better – A free, community-based class that teaches female cancer patients beauty techniques to help restore their appearance and self-image during chemotherapy and radiation treatments.
  • Contact a Patient Navigator - Call 1-800-SENTARA and ask for a breast cancer patient navigator.

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