Meeting locations, descriptions and other details are available below.
From time to time, information on other support groups may become available. Check back periodically for updates.
Diabetes and Weight Management
Diabetes Support Group – Facilitated by Parkview LaGrange Hospital Pharmacist Chittaranjan Patel, this free support group is open to anyone whose life is affected by diabetes, whether as a patient or as a family member.
Meeting time: 10 to 11 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month
Location: LaGrange County Council on Aging, 125 Fenn Street, LaGrange, Ind.
Understanding Your Grief — A 10-week program, designed to provide guidance for patients and caregivers of family members who are experiencing a multitude of feelings from illness or loss of a loved one. Rev. Ken Weaver, LCSW, LMFT, chaplain, Parkview Home Health and Hospice, and Cathy Petrie, LCSW, bereavement counselor, Parkview Noble Home Health and Hospice, guide group members in a discussion of emotional responses to illness and death and how to cope. For more information, or to register, call (800) 292-9894.
Meeting time: 4 to 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday during the session
Fall session: Sept. 20 – Nov. 22, 2011
Winter session: Jan. 24 – Mar. 27, 2012
Location: First Presbyterian Church, 200 W. Michigan Street, LaGrange, Ind. 46761
Stroke Support Group – This free community support group is open to anyone whose life has been affected by a stroke (or other significant brain injury). Both patients and their caregivers are welcome. For more information, call Randy Packer, Social Services, Parkview LaGrange Hospital, at (260) 350-9280.
Meeting time: 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month
Location: LaGrange County Council on Aging, 125 West Fenn Street, LaGrange, Ind.