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Support group launched for those affected by homicide in Tennessee

NASHVILLE, TN (TN Tribune) – The Tennessee District Attorneys General Conference (TNDAGC) and Tennessee Voices for Victims announced today that they are working together to launch support groups for those…

GriefShare Support Group Begins Monday | News

The dark winter months, coupled with the feeling of loss, can make the first of the year a struggle. With this in mind, First Baptist Church of Athens announces the…

HOPE Dementia Support Group Unveils New Ridgefield Trail Map

Sebastien Rubino / [email protected] The HOPE Dementia Support Group offers a series of trail maps for people with dementia and their families in Clark County. The organization recently created its…

Dysautonomia Support Group Outreach

A Manitoba Dysautonomia group seeks to expand the support network for people living with a chronic disease. Dysautonomia is a challenge because there can be a wide variety of health…

The Recorder – Greenfield Suicide Loss Support Group finds a new place to share

GREENFIELD — After about two years of meeting at Baystate Franklin Medical Center, the COVID-19 pandemic meant the Greenfield Suicide Loss Support Group had to consider another way to meet.…

Childcare support group introduced at Manlius YMCA – Eagle News Online

MANLIUS – A local speech-language pathologist has partnered with the Manlius YMCA for a series of support group sessions tailored to caregivers of young children. The six-week program launched by…

New Alzheimer’s Support Group Holds First Meeting | News

LAKE CITY – In an effort to bring together caregivers of Alzheimer’s patients and others, a new Alzheimer’s support group held its first meeting at the Lake City Senior Citizens…

Danville moms have a new support group

Danville, Ill. (WCIA) – It all started after Samantha Stafford had her first baby. She began to suffer from postpartum depression and anxiety. She is not alone. The Illinois Department…

Parkinson’s support group meets for first time in two years

PUEBLO, Colo. — Many people have had to delay meeting in person during the pandemic, including a Parkinson’s disease support group in Pueblo. Now, after two years apart, the group…

New support group to comfort and educate the hearing impaired | Local

Susan Whitaker has a lot of experience with support groups. From organizing a stroke survivor group to joining a Denver-based tinnitus group, she knows how to foster a community. His…

What is a support group?

A support group, or social support group, is a group of people led by a professional who come together for the purpose of overcoming or dealing with a common problem.…

Find a rheumatoid arthritis support group

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an inflammatory autoimmune disease that affects the joints of the body. Autoimmune diseases develop when the immune system mistakenly attacks healthy cells in the body, causing…

Now a support group in Pune for blind adults

When ophthalmologist Dr Aishwarya Mulay met a 60-year-old woman, who had recovered from Covid-19 but lost her sight due to an aggressive fungal infection mucormycosis, she decided to form a…

Montana VA Hosts Veterans Support Group in Butte | ABC Fox Butte

BUTTE, Mont. – The weeks around September 11 can be a stressful time for American veterans, and those feelings could be magnified this year with the situation in Afghanistan. And…

“Graduated” from an infertility support group?

This is the strange paradox of infertility support groups: unlike other types of support groups – for example, groups for grieving spouses or former alcoholics – fertility groups exist to…

Lyme disease support group meets this Thursday in Wellsboro and will feature a guest speaker | Life

Wellsboro, PA – Lyme disease, like many other viruses or illnesses, affects people in several ways. For some, support groups are an essential tool for their mental well-being. This Thursday…

The Outer Banks Voice – DivorceCare Support Group at Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church

DivorceCare Support Group at Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church By story submitted on August 6, 2021 Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church Divorced? Separate? Starting the next chapter in newly single…

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The increase in cases of Alzheimer’s disease has led to an increased demand for support groups that meet the needs of people living with the disease as well as their…

Canadians establish support group for children with long-term COVID-19, call for more research

TORONTO – She was an avid hockey player and long distance runner, but now 15-year-old Kayleigh McCue’s active life has slowed at a breakneck pace. McCue is struggling with a…

Why should you join a fertility support group

If you are struggling with infertility, should you join a fertility support group? As you reflect on this, it is important to know that no matter where you are on…

Support group raises awareness of muscle disorders linked to myasthenia gravis

Open the audio article player Through ohtadmin | to June 08, 2021 Audio articles on Wilson County News made possible by Richardson Bros. Chevrolet in Floresville. June is Myasthenia Gravis…

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Eczema support groups are gatherings where you can meet other people with this skin condition. Nurses, social workers or volunteers often lead these support groups. You can find groups in…

Support group for black students

Kaylin Atkinson / THE REVIEWThe group, which started in September 2020, is here to create a space for black students on campus to talk and share. THROUGH XIOMARA MOORE Senior…

Chronic urticaria support group: where to find

Peer support groups can help you manage the mental and physical challenges of living with chronic urticaria. You can find help through social media, online discussion forums, and local in-person…

VHOCC’s Online Grief Support Group Begins April 13

VHOCC’s Online Grief Support Group Begins April 13 Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County (VHOCC) announces a free online grief support group. Registrations will be limited to allow for greater sharing…

Aspen Strong’s New Mental Health Support Group Fosters Healing Through Open Conversation

Andy Godfrey speaking on stage at the Wheeler for the Aspen Film Festival in September 2018 following the screening of the documentary “3 Days 2 Nights” about him and his…

Support group started by Minnesota moms becomes lifeline during lockdown

A second wave of coronavirus and a recent layoff have 22-year-old Kayla Harrison hiding to protect her grandparents, but that invites unwanted guests: manic depression and anxiety. Feeling lost and…

Mental health support group offers help during coronavirus pandemic

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, or DBSA, provides a place where people with depression or bipolar disorder and those who care about them can share their experiences,…

Support group for HS: where to go

Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) causes flare-ups that look like pimples or large boils. Because the disease affects your skin and outbreaks sometimes cause an unpleasant odor, HS can make some people…

Telemedicine support group offers convenience and community for young adults with cancer

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How to Find a Caregiver Support Group

When Cheryl Jarvis was looking for help with her mother’s care a few years ago, she turned to the Southern Caregiver Resource Center and Alzheimer’s San Diego. Along with other…

Should I join a breast cancer support group? | Patient advice

If you’re dealing with a devastating or chronic illness, you may find that joining a support group can be a helpful way to work through the various emotions you’ll experience…

Why Loved Ones of Opioid Addicts Should Join a Support Group | The well-being

In a nondescript local government office meeting room in southern Maryland, Paige, a 26-year-old recovering heroin addict, sat down at a table with 11 parents and two sisters of opioid…