Community Resource

Pathways Women's Cancer Support

908-273-4242, x154

Pathways, a program of The Connection for Women and Families, provides educational resources, ongoing support groups, and wellness programs for women with cancer, creating a community in which shared experiences lead to personal growth and healing. 

Pathways has been in existence since 1994, serving women and their families in Northern New Jersey with community-based support services and resources at no cost. We are committed to empowering women to recognize their strengths and to make choices that enable them to become their own self-care advocates.


  • Professionally led support groups
  • Educational workshops
  • Wellness program
  • Lending library
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Breast Cancer Teaching Project
  • Patient navigator program
  • Pathways Provider newsletter (3 per year)

Ongoing Programs

Pathways is a grassroots organization that exists to provide emotional support, coping resources, and practical information for women with cancer. Mosty programs are free of charge. For registration and meeting locations, please call 908-273-4242 ext. 154.

  • Support Groups
    • Breast Cancer
    • Recurring/Metastatic Cancer
    • Gynecological Cancer
    • General Cancer
  • Information
    • Educational and Creative Workshops
    • Lending Library
    • Community Referrals
  • Wellness
    • Mindfulness- Healing Meditation
    • Relaxation & Stress Management- Gentle Yoga
    • Fitness Programs
      • Get Your Groove Back
      • Dragonboating Team
  • Community Outreach
    • Breast Cancer Teaching Project
    • Peer Support with Patient Navigation Services
    • Art in October Exhibit 

The Connection for Women and Families

The Connection for Women and Families offers a wide range of fitness, wellness, and enrichment programs for adults and children. These programs, which have fees associated with them, include: fitness center, water exercise, lap swimming, yoga, pilates, tai chi, meditation, massage, aerobics, dance, fencing, karate, and kickboxing. For a complete listing, visit us online at

Age Groups
  • Adults
Community Services
Family & Support Services
Health Services

Last Updated: 07/15/16