Support Services

​MV Cancer Support Group
Hosts a weekly support group, every Wednesday at noon at the MV Hebrew Center
The meeting is open to Vineyard cancer patients and their family members and caregivers.
Financial assistance, upon completion of application, available for Island Cancer patients. For more details see the "Financial Assistance" page of this website.
MVCSG has available some things that may be helpful during treatment.  Currently we have:
     * Mastectomy Bras (All new, one size, call for details)
     * Hand knitted soft, comfortable, beautiful hats made by volunteers.
For more information call 508-627-7958 or 508-693-8296.

Hospice of Martha's Vineyard
A free, community-supported program whose mission is to assist the physical,
emotional, and spiritual needs of those facing advanced illness, to give them hope, comfort and compassion.  508-693-0189  www.hospiceofmv.org
 
HopeHealth

Patients, families and caregivers rely on HopeHealth to provide compassionate and high quality care when they, or someone they love, is diagnosed with a serious illness.

Whether you need hospice or palliative care, home health care, or specialized services for dementia and Alzheimer’s, HopeHealth is here to help you.

508-696-7788   www.hopehealthco.org
Island Counseling Center
The Island Counseling Center is available to individuals and families overwhelmed by stress, experiencing difficulties in relationships, struggling with addiction and in crisis, without discrimination and regardless of ability to pay. A program of Martha's Vineyard Community Services.  508-693-7900 ext. 220   www.mvcommunityservices.com
Prostate Cancer Support Group of MV                                                               
3rd Monday of each month, 4:00pm at the West Tisbury Public Library
For more information call Alan Ganapol 914-318-1477.                                                                                                                                                                                   

​Vineyard Health Care Access

Vineyard Health Care Access helps people to get health insurance and coverage
for health care through government programs.  508-696-0020  www.mvhealthcareaccess.org

VNA of Cape Cod-Martha's Vineyard
our goal is to provide comprehensive home health and hospice services that enable individuals - from newborns to the elderly - to receive care in the privacy and comfort of their own homes. Our highly trained professionals are dedicated to ensuring a smooth transition from a hospital, nursing home or clinic to home. 508-957-7400 www.capecodhealth.org
 
American Cancer Society
At the American Cancer Society, we're on a mission to free the world from cancer. Until we do, we'll be funding and conducting research, sharing expert information, supporting patients, and spreading the word about prevention. All so you can live longer and better.
508-897-4328   www.cancer.org

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