La Porte Hospital Offers Support Groups
La Porte, Ind. – La Porte Hospital will offer the following support groups:
This Group offers hope and help to families and friends of alcoholic and meets every Friday
10 a.m. at The Crossing, 1203 Washington St., La Porte. Contact Susie Smith at 219.362.9280.
Diabetes Support Group
Have you or someone you love been diagnosed with diabetes? The Diabetes Support Group provides a place to share ideas, experiences, and problems related to diabetes for those with diabetes as well as their support team. The group meets from 11:00 a.m. to Noon on the 4th Monday of every month at the Heart & Vascular Conference Room. Contact Patty Leonard at 219.362.2478.
Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help Group
Providing emotional and social support to patients, families, and caregivers affected by multiple sclerosis, this groups meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month (except Dec, Jan, Feb) at 6 p.m. in the
La Porte Hospital Auditorium. Contact Kathy May at 219.874.2681.
Parkinson’s Support Group
Supporting those with Parkinson’s disease, their families, and caregivers in adapting more positively to the physical, emotional, and social changes associated with the disease. The group meets every 3rd Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. at Brentwood Assisted Living, 2002 Andrew Ave., La Porte (park in back and use back door). Contact Sherri Moorehouse at 219.362.5749.
WeCAN (Cancer Support Group)
Have you been affected by a cancer diagnosis? WeCAN provides patients, families, and caregivers a chance to share experiences and learn new ways of coping with the disease process. The group meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 5-6 p.m. at the Heart & Vascular Center, 1st Floor Conference Room. Contact Teresa Tuholski at 219.785.3444.
This group offers support and education on living a heart healthy life and meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the Heart & Vascular Center, 1st Floor Conference Room. Contact Sue Chlebek at (219) 324.7519.
Mourning to Dancing
Losing a child is devastating. This support ministry reaches out to the hurts and hearts of mothers who have experienced the loss of a child and meets the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the La Porte Hospital Family Chapel. Contact Lynn Breeden at 574.306.7752.