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    Mutual support groups whose members are people who have specific disabilities, illnesses or other health conditions, their families and friends. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and provide an opportunity for participants to share information, resources, practical tips for daily living and encouragement about issues related to the disability or health problem.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ABCs All Breast Cancer SurvivorsOpen-ended support group led by a trained facilitator. Support, education and information for women with breast cancer or those who have a family history of breast cancer.CumberlandYWCA CarlisleYWCA Carlisle
    ADAPT Self Help GroupOffers positive support and information for coping with MS. Group focuses on new treatments, options, support and occasional speakers are scheduled. Newly diagnosed welcome. LancasterADAPT Self Help GroupNational Multiple Sclerosis Society
    Aim High Support Group, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of YorkSupport group for persons with brain injuries. Located in the HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital Inpatient OT Gym.YorkHealthSouth Rehabilitation, Hospital of YorkHealthSouth Rehabilitation
    Alleghenies Unlimited Care Providers Health Related Support GroupsMutual support groups whose members are people who have specific illnesses, their families and friends.CambriaAlleghenies Unlimited Care ProvidersAlleghenies Unlimited Care Providers
    Allegheny Health Network - Saint Vincent Hospital Women's Center - Leukemia Family Support GroupA support network for families of those diagnosed with leukemia.ErieAllegheny Health Network - Saint Vincent Hospital Women's CenterAllegheny Health Network
    ALS Association - Western PAWe are a 501c3 non-profit dedicated to helping those living with ALS, a progressive neurological disease also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, to live fuller lived by providing compassionate care and support. Support groups are available for patients, caregivers, friends and health care personnel. Other services available through the association are: ALS Clinic at Allegheny General Hospital, respite care reimbursement, equipment fund reimbursement, RN consultations, laptop communication loan program, quarterly newsletters, ALS informational literature and community resources referrals.AlleghenyAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association of Western PAALS Association
    Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support GroupQuincy Village Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support Group meets monthly on the second Wednesday of every month at 3:00 pm. Registration and social at 2:30. Most months there is a guest speaker.FranklinQuincy VillagePresbyterian Senior Living
    Alzheimer's Association - Greater Pennsylvania Chapter - Support GroupsOffer Education and Workplace "Lunch and Learn" programs for employee groups. Provide monthly support groups for diagnosed individuals who are in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease, who are aware of their diagnosis, and want to come meet and talk with others who are dealing with the same problems. Family caregivers are encouraged to attend. AlleghenyAlzheimer's Association - Greater Pittsburgh ChapterAlzheimer's Association - Greater Pittsburgh Chapter
    Alzheimer's Association - Greater Pittsburgh ChapterOffer Education and Workplace "Lunch and Learn" programs for employee groups . Supports lay and professional persons who care for Alzheimer's patients through support groups; information and referral on adult day care, nursing homes, in-home care and financial and legal problems; Safe Return Program for those who wander. AlleghenyAlzheimer's Association - Greater Pittsburgh ChapterAlzheimer's Association - Greater Pittsburgh Chapter
    Alzheimer's Disease Alliance of W. PA Family Support GroupsFamily support group for Alzheimer's patients and those with related brain disorders. AlleghenyAlzheimer's Disease Alliance of W. PAAlzheimer's Disease Alliance of Western PA
    American Cancer Society - Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan, Tioga - Support for Prostate Cancer Patients or SurvivorsMan to Man is a support and education program for those affected by prostate cancer. The program may include a group support program, a visitation component, and support for partners.LycomingAmerican Cancer Society - Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan, Tioga UnitAmerican Cancer Society
    American Cancer Society - Breast Cancer Support Group - UPMC SusquehannaThis self-help/education group is designed for women living with breast cancer. Within this safe, nurturing environment, participants discuss treatment options, emotions, self-esteem, concerns and triumphs.LycomingAmerican Cancer Society - Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan, Tioga UnitAmerican Cancer Society
    American Cancer Society Prostate Cancer - Man to ManA support network for men with prostate cancer. The program offers emotional support, education and awareness.AlleghenyAmerican Cancer Society -Western RegionAmerican Cancer Society
    American Cancer Society - Prostate Cancer Support Group - UPMC SusquehannaUsToo International is a support and education program for those affected by prostate cancer. The program may include a group support program, a visitation component, and support for partners.LycomingAmerican Cancer Society - Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan, Tioga UnitAmerican Cancer Society
    American Cancer Society Reach To RecoveryReach to Recovery is a program that helps individuals cope with breast cancer through one-on-one peer support. It is offered at all points along the cancer continuum, from pre-diagnosis through the entire period when breast cancer remains a personal concern. The program pairs a breast cancer survivor with a recently diagnosed patient who has similar issues. Each volunteer is specially trained to help the patient express their feelings, verbalize her fears and concerns, and be an impartial sounding board for questions and matters that may be affecting them. Contact may be either a personal visit, a phone call, or online based on location. All volunteers are trained and certified by Reach to Recovery standards.AlleghenyAmerican Cancer Society -Western RegionAmerican Cancer Society
    American Cancer Society, York CountyInformation and guidance Support systems & education for cancer patients & family Transportation to/from cancer treatments Wig boutique - wigs, turbans; due to side effects of chemotherapy Limited financial assistance for prescription medications; through patient service center 1-888-227-5445 option #1 Public health education/cancer research. 'I can cope', education program for cancer patients and family Nutritional information for healthy eating habits Literature, videos, free speakers available Look good - feel better for patients suffering from appearance related side effects from chemotherapy and radiation call 1-888-227-5445 for dates and times YorkAmerican Cancer Society, York CountyAmerican Cancer Society - Southeast Region - Pennsylvania
    American Heart Association / Great Rivers Affiliate - Mercer CountyProvides current information on heart disease prevention and the importance of nutrition and exercise. Advocates on issues such as; smoke-free public places, more bike and pedestrian friendly cities and towns, better nutrition and higher quality physical education in schools and affordable healthcare. Improves the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by providing training for medical professionals and educating the public about the warning signs of stroke, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers. National organization supports heart and stroke research and disseminates medical advances and new treatment guidelines though journals, conferences and online courses. MercerAmerican Heart Association / Great Rivers AffiliateAmerican Heart Association
    Arden Courts Alzheimer's Support GroupMutual support group for family and friends of people with Alzheimer's Disease/dementia meets every month and is open to the public.LehighArden Courts Alzheimer's Support GroupHCR ManorCare
    A Touch of SugarSupport group and education for individuals with Diabetes Mellitus, or Pre-diabetes.CumberlandDiabetes Services of Holy Spirit Hosp.Diabetes Services of Holy Spirit Hosp.
    Autism Connection of PA - Grandparent GroupSupport group for grandparents whose grandchild were diagnosed on the autism spectrumAlleghenyAutism Connection of PAAutism Connection of PA (ABOARD)
    Autism Connection of PA - Grandparent Group - Mt. LebanonSupport group for grandparents whose grandchild were diagnosed on the autism spectrumAlleghenyAutism Connection of PAAutism Connection of PA (ABOARD)
    Autism Connection of PA - Support GroupsThe majority of our support groups are by and for parents of children on the autism spectrum. These groups provide support for managing the daily stresses of raising a child with autism. Group members meet regularly to share practical advice for raising children on the spectrum, and work together to maximize the potential of their children. We also sponsors several social groups for teens and adults on the autism spectrum. These groups are facilitated by autism professionals who provide a safe and supportive venue for individuals with ASD to socialize, practice conversational skills, and share special interests.AlleghenyAutism Connection of PAAutism Connection of PA (ABOARD)
    Autism YorkSupport group for parents and families of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders in York County. Offers meetings and social events at various locations and times around York. An Adult Meet-Up group is offered for individuals on the spectrum ages 18 and up and a Teen Meet-Up group is available for ages 13-17. These groups meet at different locations and times. Call or visit website for more information.YorkAutism YorkAutism York
    Bethel Park Stroke and Brain Injury Support GroupProvides encouragement to recover through range of motion exercises, cognitive activities, emotional support and socialization.AlleghenyStroke / Brain Injury Support GroupsStroke / Brain Injury Support Groups
    Breast Cancer Support GroupSupport group for breast cancerBreast Cancer Support GroupBreast Cancer Support Group
    Cambria-Somerset County Multiple Sclerosis Society, Inc. Disability Related Support GroupsSupport groups for those with brain injuries or multiple sclerosis.CambriaCambria-Somerset County Multiple Sclerosis Society, Inc.Cambria-Somerset County Multiple Sclerosis Society, Inc.
    CancerCareA cancer diagnosis turns a person’s world upside down--emotionally, physically and financially. CancerCare® can help. We provide telephone, online and face-to-face counseling, support groups, education, publications and financial and co-payment assistance. Professional oncology social workers offer personalized care, and all of our services are free of charge. Explore our website to learn more, and call us at 800-813-HOPE (4673). CancerCareCancerCare
    CancerCare, Co-Payment Assistance Foundation - Co-Payment AssistanceWelcome to CancerCare® Co-Payment Assistance Foundation (CCAF). We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping you afford your co-payments for chemotherapy and targeted treatment drugs. We provide this assistance to help make sure you get the care you need by giving you the ability to pay for and complete your treatment. We provide easy, seamless, same-day approval through PORTAL, our proven, state-of-the-art platform. You never have to wait. You will always know the same day whether you’re approved. As a CancerCare® partner organization, CancerCare® Co-Payment Assistance Foundation is also unique. Since 1944, CancerCare® has provided free high-quality, professional support services to anyone affected by cancer. Rooted in this tradition, CCAF provides easy and immediate access to the full array of CancerCare® services, including telephone, online and in-person counseling, support groups, resource referrals, publications, education and financial assistance with treatment-related expenses such as transportation and child care. CancerCareCancerCare
    Cancer Caring Center - – North Side Breast CancerSupport group for anyone diagnosed with cancer or for anyone over the age of 18 needing emotional support.AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - General GroupsCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Caring Center - Cranberry Breast Cancer Support GroupSupport services to help people diagnosed with cancer, their families and concerned friends cope with the emotional impact of cancer; counseling by trained social workers; telephone helpline to provide emotional support and information and referral. UPMC Passavant Cranberry, One Street Francis Way, Cranberry Twp, PA 16066AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - Groups for Women with CancerCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Caring Center - Cranberry Support GroupSupport services to help people diagnosed with cancer, their families and any others cope with the emotional impact of cancer; counseling by trained social workers; telephone helpline to provide emotional support and information and referral.AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - General GroupsCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Caring Center - Monroeville Women's Cancer Support GroupSupport services to help people diagnosed with cancer, their families and any others cope with the emotional impact of cancer; counseling by trained social workers; telephone helpline to provide emotional support and information and referral. Forbes Regional Hospital, 2570 Haymaker Road, Monroeville, PA 15146AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - Groups for Women with CancerCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Caring Center - Oakland Cancer Support GroupSupport services to help people diagnosed with cancer, their families and concerned friends cope with the emotional impact of cancer; counseling by trained social workers; telephone helpline to provide emotional support and information and referral At Panera (next to Magee), 3800 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - Groups for Women with CancerCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Caring Center - Pet Therapy for KidsSponsors Pet Therapy for children who have a family member with cancer.AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - General GroupsCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Caring Center - Reiki ClinicPrivate Reiki appointments for cancer patients, survivors, and their loved ones. AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - Specialty GroupsCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Caring Center - Women's Cancer Support Group for African-American WomenSupport services to help people diagnosed with cancer, their families and concerned friends cope with the emotional impact of cancer; counseling by trained social workers; telephone helpline to provide emotional support and information and referral. AlleghenyCancer Caring Center - Groups for Women with CancerCancer Caring Center
    Cancer Prayer Support Group, Christ's American Baptist ChurchNon-Denominational Group Offering Emotional And Spiritual Encouragement For Cancer Patients And Their Families. 1st Tues: Christ American Baptist Church, 730 Menges Mill Road, Spring Grove 3rd Tues: Hillside Medical Center, 250 Fame Ave., Suite 209, HanoverYorkChrist's American Baptist ChurchChrist's American Baptist Church
    Cancer Support Community Greater Lehigh ValleyOffers a variety of supportive programs for people with cancer and their families, all free of charge. Services include support groups for people with cancer and their caregivers, stress management classes, educational programs, exercise and nutrition workshops and social activities. All are welcome. LehighCancer Support Community Greater Lehigh ValleyCancer Support Community Greater Lehigh Valley
    Cancer Support GroupFor people who have been diagnosed with cancer and their family members to share thoughts, hopes, anger and fears about cancer.Cancer Support GroupCancer Support Group
    Cancer Support Group for WomenA member-driven support group for any woman who has been affected by cancer - from those who have recently been diagnosed with the disease to those undergoing treatment to those who have been cured as well as family and friends who are affected as caregivers.DauphinThriveThrive
    Caring For LifeTo assist Warren County families with a child who has a chronic, serious illness, either physical or mental. Offers reimbursement for medical related expenses and also offer an online support group.WarrenCaring For LifeCaring For Life
    Central Susquehanna Sight Services - Social Service - Disability Related Support GroupCSSS conducts monthly Life Skill Education meetings, providing consumers with access to a variety of helpful resources and opportunities to share experiences with others.NorthumberlandCentral Susquehanna Sight Services - Social ServicesCentral Susquehanna Sight Services
    Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) - Pittsburgh and Vicinity Adult Satellite Of CHADDAlleghenyChildren and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Support GroupsOffers a wide variety of support groups for parents and children ages birth to 18 who have health problems: Transplant Support Group for Caregivers; Bereavement Support Group; Oncology Support Group; Sickle Cell.AlleghenyChildren's Hospital of PittsburghChildren's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Christ United Methodist Church - Support GroupsSponsors the following support groups: grief, single adults, Triple A (age 55+ fellowship group), Celebrate Recovery, depression support, Leukemia/Lymphoma support, Caregivers supportAlleghenyChrist United Methodist Church Support GroupsChrist United Methodist Church, Bethel Park
    Chrohn's & Colitis Support GroupIf you have Crohn's or colitis, you are not alone. Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America can help. Crohn’s and colitis support group meetings are often intimate gatherings where patients and their loved ones can share their stories, seek emotional support, find answers to their questions, and connect with a community who share their challenges. In addition to these focused sessions, support groups often organize informal, social events like picnics and luncheons, community volunteer days, informational workshops, family outings, and attend gala events.FranklinSummit Health Support GroupsSummit Health
    Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Association of the Lehigh ValleyTelephone support group for individuals affected by Chronic Fatigue SyndromeNorthamptonChronic Fatigue Syndrome Association of the Lehigh ValleyChronic Fatigue Syndrome Association
    Chronic Pain Support Group - PittsburghSupport group for individuals living with chronic pain. Meets twice monthly. The goal of an ACPA group is to provide support, validation, and education in basic pain management and life skills.AlleghenyAmerican Chronic Pain Association Support GroupsAmerican Chronic Pain Association
    Close to the Heart - Transplant Support GroupProviding emotional support for transplant candidates and families, persons and families on the transplant waiting list, transplant recipients and families, families who have lost loved ones waiting for or following transplant, donor families and living donors. Enhance education and awareness regarding organ, tissue, & eye donation.WarrenClose to the HeartClose to the Heart
    Compassion Connection - HOPE Cancer Recovery Support GroupHOPE is a faith-based support group designed to lend spiritual and educational support before, during, and after cancer treatment. HOPE is not only for cancer patients, but also for survivors, family, friends and loved ones to help educate and assist them during this journey. HOPE provides spiritual, emotional, and informational support, as well as professional, medical, motivational and informational speakers. AlleghenyCompassion Connection Support GroupsCompassion Connection
    Conemaugh Health System- ALS Support GroupAmyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a neurological disease that attacks the nerve cells responsible for controlling voluntary muscles. ALS can progress quickly after the onset of symptoms. Members of mutual support group share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- Alzheimer's Disese Support GroupAlzheimer's disease is a progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. Members of mutual support group share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- Brain Injury Support GroupA brain injury occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving brain tissue of oxygen and food. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. Members of mutual support groups share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- Chronic Pain Support GroupChronic pain is pain that has lasted for a long time. Members of mutual support groups share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- CMT Support GroupSupport group for those affected by Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is a group of hereditary disorders that damage the nerves in your arms and legs (peripheral nerves). Charcot-Marie-Tooth is also known as hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy. Members of mutual support group share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- Epilepsy Support GroupEpilepsy is a disorder that results from the surges in electrical signals inside the brain, causing recurring seizures. Seizure symptoms vary. Some people with epilepsy simply stare blankly for a few seconds during a seizure, while others have full-fledged convulsions. Members of mutual support group share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- Headache Support GroupHeadache is pain in any region of the head. Headaches may occur on one or both sides of the head, be isolated to a certain location, radiate across the head from one point or have a vise-like quality. A headache may be a sharp pain, throbbing sensation or dull ache. Headaches may appear gradually or suddenly, and they may last less than an hour or for several days. Members of mutual support group share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- Multiple Sclerosis Support GroupMultiple sclerosis (MS) is a potentially debilitating disease in which your body's immune system eats away at the protective sheath (myelin) that covers your nerves. Damage to myelin causes interference in the communication between your brain, spinal cord and other areas of your body. This condition may result in deterioration of the nerves themselves, a process that's not reversible. Members of mutual support groups share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Conemaugh Health System- Parkinson's Disease Support GroupParkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects your movement. It develops gradually, sometimes starting with a barely noticeable tremor in just one hand. But while tremor may be the most well-known sign of Parkinson's disease, the disorder also commonly causes stiffness or slowing of movement. Members of mutual support groups share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources.CambriaConemaugh Health System- Neuroscience Specialty ClinicsConemaugh Health System
    Easy Breathers Club, Hanover HospitalSUPPORT FOR THOSE SUFFERING FROM CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASES SUCH AS EMPHYSEMA, ASTHMA OR CHRONIC BRONCHITIS. ALSO FOR THEIR FAMILY & FRIENDS. FREE OF CHARGE.YorkEasy Breathers Club, Hanover HospitalHanover Hospital
    ENCORE Breast Cancer Support GroupENCORE is a national YWCA discussion and exercise program for women who have had breast cancer. The ENCORE program consists of floor and swimming pool exercises and group discussion sessions which provide opportunities for sharing common concerns related to breast cancer, mastectomy, and other forms of breast cancer surgery.AdamsYWCA Gettysburg & Adams CountyYWCA Gettysburg & Adams County
    Erie Ostomy Support GroupProvides a ostomy support group.ErieErie Ostomy Support GroupErie Ostomy Support Group
    Evangelical Community Hospital - Cardiopulmonary Services -Lung Disease Support GroupsLung Disease Support GroupUnionEvangelical Community Hospital - Cardiopulmonary ServicesEvangelical Community Hospital
    Evangelical Community Hospital - Community Health Education Center - Health/Disabilities Related Support GroupsCancer Support GroupsUnionEvangelical Community Hospital - Community Health Education CenterEvangelical Community Hospital
    Face2Face HealingProvides a support network necessary to give individuals dealing with disfigurement the opportunity to meet and share with others who know how they feel.AlleghenyFace2Face HealingFace2Face Healing
    Forbes Regional Hospital (WPAHS) Stroke and Brain Injury Support GroupProvides encouragement to recover through range of motion exercises, cognitive activities, emotional support and socialization.AlleghenyStroke / Brain Injury Support GroupsStroke / Brain Injury Support Groups
    Gastric Bypass Support GroupMission: The Gastric Bypass Support Group Seeks To Support And Educate Those Who Are Considering And Those Who Have Had Gastric Bypass Surgery. We Also Seek To Provide, Through Education And Support, The Knowledge For Healthier Lifestyle Choices. Support Group For Persons Who Have Had Or Will Be Having Gastric Bypass Surgery.YorkGastric Bypass Support GroupGastric Bypass Support Group
    Grace United Methodist ChurchProvides Food Pantry, Care with Grace Daycare, Grace Promise Preschool, Grace Summer Camp, an Alzheimer's Support Group and Grace After School Program.WarrenGrace United Methodist ChurchGrace United Methodist Church - Warren
    Harrisburg Area Lyme Disease Support GroupA non-profit foundation dedicated to public education of the prevention and treatment of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.DauphinPennsylvania Lyme Resource NetworkPennsylvania Lyme Resource Network
    Head Back Support GroupThis group meets on the last Thursday of the month (April-October only) from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Please call to verify location. Informal, unstructured, “family-like” open discussion; occasional speakers; 2-4 social events per year.FranklinSummit Health Support GroupsSummit Health
    HealthSouth Brain Injury Support GroupAutonomous group of individuals who share a common problem or concern, either directly or through their partners and families, who meet together on a voluntary basis, either in-person, by telephone or via the Internet, to fulfill a need, overcome a disability or cope with a crisis. Members of mutual support groups share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources. Included are professionally-facilitated groups, faith-based and secular 12-step models with or without professional participation, groups that use a set of guidelines prepared by a national organization or headquarters, and groups that have no professional participation and/or no specifically-structured format.BlairHealthSouth Support GroupsHealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altoona
    HealthSouth Sewickley Area Stroke Education GroupProvides education and emotional support to adult survivors and family members coping with the effects of a head injury.AlleghenyHealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of SewickleyHealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals of Pittsburgh
    HealthSouth Sewickley Stroke Support GroupSupport, socialization, advocacy, information, referral and education for head injured persons, persons who have had a stroke, their family and friends.AlleghenyHealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of SewickleyHealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals of Pittsburgh
    HealthSouth Stroke and Brain Injury Support GroupProvides encouragement to recover through range of motion exercises, cognitive activities, emotional support and socialization.AlleghenyStroke / Brain Injury Support GroupsStroke / Brain Injury Support Groups
    Hearing Loss Association of America - PittsburghA monthly Mar Apr May Sept Oct Nov support group for the deaf and hard of hearing that is associated with the Hearing Loss Association of America. Topics the group covers include emotional support, educational resources and public awareness. They work on helping find solutions to the obstacles that people with hearing loss are confronted with on a daily basis.AlleghenyHearing Loss Association of America - Pennsylvania State OfficeHearing Loss Association of America
    Heart FailureLearn more about heart failure and share ideas with others. Each month there is a new educational topic and guest speaker. Family and friends are welcome.DauphinPinnacleHealth Womancare Resource CenterPinnacleHealth
    Heart-to-Heart Support GroupHeart to Heart is a support group for those who are cardiac patients, their families and friends.FranklinSummit Health Support GroupsSummit Health
    Heritage Valley Health System - Staunton ClinicPsychiatric outpatient, inpatient and emergency services. Psychological testing and counseling also provided. Operate a support group for families with people with mental health issues.AlleghenyHeritage Valley Health System - Staunton ClinicHeritage Valley Health System
    (HLACR) Hearing Loss Association of the Captial RegionOpen-ended support group (audio loops available) which includes educational speakers and literature about hearing loss related issues. Also, provides advocacy in government for rights of the hearing impaired. Remote captioning, (Cart)Hearing Loss Association of the Capital RegionHearing Loss Association of the Capital Region
    H.O.P.E., Help for Oncology Problems and Emotional SupportH.O.P.E. is an all volunteer network founded in 1994 and is dedicated to providing high quality, hands-on and heartfelt assistant and support for cancer patients and their families in York County, Northern Maryland area and country wide. Our priorities include: Assistance with meals, groceries, and transportation -support groups -Special cancer-related accessories for women -Hospital equipment (canes, walkers, shower chairs, etc) -Scholarships to High school seniors with a family member with a diagnosis. Dead line March 15- Free literature to promote cancer education and awareness. -Library filled with books, videos and audio tapes on cancer and related issues. -Kids under consxruction-childrens support group for children of cancer patients. -Provides transportation to doctor appointments sand cancer treatments. -Monthly NewslettersYorkH.O.P.E., Help for Oncology Problems and Emotional SupportH.O.P.E., Help for Oncology Problems and Emotional Support
    Indiana Regional Medical Center - Brain Injury Support GroupSupports patients and families affected by brain injuries including strokes.IndianaBrain Injury Support GroupIndiana Regional Medical Center
    JFCS Special Needs ServicesIndividual and group support, information and referral and advocacy.AlleghenyJFCS Counseling ServicesJewish Family and Community Services
    Lancastrians Against Multiple Sclerosis (LAMS)Offers positive support and practical information for coping with Multiple Sclerosis. Newly diagnosed patients welcome! This is an aggressive group that focuses on new treatments, options and occasional speakers are scheduled.LancasterLancastrians Against Multiple Sclerosis (LAMS)National Multiple Sclerosis Society
    L'Arche ErieAdults with and without intellectual disabilities share life in a faith-based and family-like setting.ErieL'Arche ErieL'Arche Erie
    Lehigh Valley Brain Injury Support GroupSupport group for those recovering from brain injuries. Dedicated to creating a responsive network focused on the specific needs of the brain injured in the Lehigh Valley.LehighLehigh Valley Brain Injury Support GroupBrain Injury Association of America
    Leukemia/Lymphoma Family Support GroupAn open-ended support group including educational materials and occasional speakers.DauphinLEUKEMIA/LYMPHOMA FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPLeukemia/Lymphoma Family Support Group
    Leukemia, Lymphoma Support Group - LancasterSupport group for those who have been touched by a diagnosis of leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, or myelodysplastic syndrome including family and friends . Meetings provide support, education, and resources in an informal setting.LancasterLeukemia, Lymphoma Support Group - LancasterLeukemia & Lymphoma Society
    Lifesteps, Inc. - Alzheimer's Caregivers Support GroupAlzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group is a social group for families as they attempt to handle the challenges presented them after a diagnosis. Provides opportunities for social events as well as education and information-sharing. Members are referred by the Visiting Nurses Association, local rehabilitation centers, local hospitals, and from other participants.ButlerAdult and Senior ServicesLifesteps
    LIGHT Foundation of NWPAProvides support, training and education to families and caregivers of patients suffering from ALS Disease and other ailments, to allow the patients to maintain an independent lifestyle in their own homes. ErieLIGHT Foundation of NWPALIGHT Foundation of NWPA
    Linked By Pink - Breast Cancer Support GroupBreast cancer support groupErieLinked By Pink Linked By Pink
    Live Well with DiabetesAll those affected by diabetes are welcome to attend. Different topics will be discussed at each session and are driven by The American Diabetes Association guidelines. Learn to take control of diabetes and manage blood sugars. CumberlandCarlisle Regional Medical CenterCarlisle Regional Medical Center
    Look Good - Feel Better, American Cancer Society, York CountyA free program designed to help women conceal loss of hair, skin problems, and other side effects resulting from chemotherapy and radiation treatments.YorkAmerican Cancer Society, York CountyAmerican Cancer Society - Southeast Region - Pennsylvania
    Look Good..... Feel Better Support GroupLook Good Feel Better holds group workshops that teach beauty techniques to female cancer patients to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Look Good Feel Better also offers programs for teens, individual consultations in select areas, Spanish language and Spanish/English programs, and a Web site for men undergoing cancer treatment. Women who are currently undergoing cancer treatment, about to undergo cancer treatment, or have recently completed cancer treatment (chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or other forms of treatment). Registration is required. Only program participants may attend the workshop. Due to confidentiality and comfort level of the patients, as well as space restrictions, this protocol is necessary. This ensures that the participant receives full attention to gain the skills and confidence for increased independence. A patient may attend more than one workshop; however, she should bring her LGFB cosmetic kit with her to the additional workshop. A new kit will not be provided. Patients with a recurrence of cancer and who are receiving another round of treatment may attend another workshop and receive a new cosmetic kit.FranklinAmerican Cancer Society - Franklin County UnitAmerican Cancer Society
    Lupus Foundation of America - Philadelphia Tri-State ChapterNon-profit voluntary health organization dedicated to finding the cause and cure for lupus. - Provide direct financial support to research or emergency funding for qualified emergency needs related to lupus - Advocate to increase public and private support for research on lupus - Translate research finding into medically-sound information and programs - Heighten public awareness of the causes and consequences of lupus - Support individuals with lupus, their families and caregiversLupus Foundation of America - Philadelphia Tri-State ChapterLupus Foundation of America, Inc
    Lupus Foundation of PA, Inc.Our mission is to promote awareness, education, service and research for those affected by lupus. Support Group Meetings are available throughout the state to help lupus patients and their families understand the many aspects of lupus.AlleghenyLupus Foundation of PA, Inc. - Pittsburgh BranchLupus Foundation of America, Inc
    Lupus Support GroupSupport Group for those with Lupus.FranklinSummit Health Support GroupsSummit Health
    Lupus Support Group, York CountyAssists, supports and educates group members in developing skills to deal with their emotions and feelings and to foster open discussions of how lupus affects their lives. Guest speakers, rap sessions, educational meetings Other services available through the branch office in Harrisburg YorkLupus Support Group, York CountyLupus Support Group, York County
    Lyme Disease Association of Southeastern PennsylvaniaImproving the lives of people suffering from Lyme and other tick-borne diseases by offering literature, an information line, support group listings and physician referrals. ChesterLyme Disease Association of Southeastern PennsylvaniaLyme Disease Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania
    Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC Health System - Breast Cancer Support GroupSupport for any woman who has had breast cancer to exchange information and examine their feelings about themselves and their relationships. Meets Magee-Women's Hospital. Call for information. AlleghenyMagee-Womens Hospital of UPMC Health SystemMagee-Womens Hospital of UPMC Health System
    Mended Hearts, Chapter 356Mission: Dedicated To Inspiring Hope In Heart Disease Patients And Their Families. Support Group, EducationYorkMended Hearts, Chapter 356Mended Hearts, Chapter 356
    Mended Little Hearts of South Central PAMended Little Hearts is a support group for families who have children with congenital heart defects.FranklinMended Little Hearts of South Central PAMended Little Hearts of South Central PA
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Arthritis Support GroupOpen to all persons with arthritis or related illnessesWashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Breast Cancer Support GroupOpen to all breast cancer patients and their familiesWashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Cancer Support GroupOpen to all cancer patients and their familiesWashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Deaf Share GroupOpen to all deaf persons and their family, friends or caregivers, and provides an opportunity to discuss common issues and concerns.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Diabetes Support GroupHelps patients and their families balance their lives and take a positive approach to Living with Diabetes. Free and open to the public.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Fibromyalgia Support GroupHelps patients and families better understand lupusWashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Ostomy Support GroupThis support group is free and open to all persons with ostomies and their families and friends.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Prostate Cancer Support GroupThis support group is free and open to all prostate cancer patients and their families.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Renal Support GroupThis support group is free and open to all patients and their families with diseases or disorders of the kidneys.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Schizophrenia Support GroupThis support group is free and open to all persons interested in this mental illness.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Special Family and Friends Support GroupThis support group helps parents with special needs children to create a balanced family environment. This support group is free and open to the public.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Monongahela Valley Hospital - Stroke Support GroupThis support group is free and open to all persons recovering from strokes and their families.WashingtonMonongahela Valley Hospital Support GroupsMonongahela Valley Hospital
    Multiple Sclerosis Society, Making Strides Support GroupMission: The purpose of the MS Newly Diagnosed Support Group is to offer support and information to those who are struggling with issues related to multiple sclerosis, focusing on the early stages of the disease. Group members will respect the opinions and feelings of others, with the goal of making each person who attends feel accepted and welcomed. Group is specifically designed to help meet the needs of those who are newly-diagnosed with multiple sclerosis; offers emotional and informational support on all aspects of dealing with multiple sclerosis; sometimes have guest speakers who offer expertise in different areas YorkMultiple Sclerosis Society, Making Strides Support GroupMultiple Sclerosis Society, Making Strides Support Group
    Muscular Dystrophy AssociationSupport group for neuromuscular disease. A facilitator leads the group to discuss housing options, insurance issues, acquiring equipment, clinic services and counseling. Films, literature, and speakers available.AlleghenyMuscular Dystrophy AssociationMuscular Dystrophy Association
    Muscular Dystrophy Association - Support GroupsOpen-ended support groups to address practical living aids and keep abreast with research about neuromuscular disease. Speakers scheduled peridoically.DauphinMuscular Dystrophy Association Inc.Muscular Dystrophy Association Inc.
    National Hemophilia Foundation - Eastern Pennsylvania ChapterSupports medical research and provides financial assistance, education, family programming, and advocacy at the state and federal level to benefit local patients with hemophilia and von Willebrand disease.National Hemophilia Foundation - Eastern Pennsylvania ChapterNational Hemophilia Foundation - Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter
    National Multiple Sclerosis - Central PA Chapter - WilliamsportProvide self help groups, financial assistance, educational programming, and advocacy for those affected by Multiple Sclerosis. They can also arrange for children whose parents are affected by MS to attend Kids Camp.LycomingNational Multiple Sclerosis Society - Central PA ChapterNational Multiple Sclerosis Society
    National Multiple Sclerosis SocietyProvides information and referral, medical equipment assistance, self-help groups, support, seminars and educational programs.DauphinNational Multiple Sclerosis Society CentralNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Central Pennsylvania Chapter
    National Multiple Sclerosis SocietyAssistance and support for persons with multiple sclerosis. Provides information and referral, medical equipment assistance, self-help groups, support, seminars and educational programs.LancasterNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Central PA Chapter - LancasterNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Central Pennsylvania Chapter
    National Organization for Albinism & Hypopigmentation (NOAH)Provides information and support for individuals and their families who are born with albinism. Also promotes awareness, research, and education. One annual partial scholarship available.PO Box 959, East Hampstead NH (National Organization for Albinism & Hypopigmentation (NOAH))National Organization For Albinism And Hypopigmentation
    Network of Hope Allison Park - Support GroupsOffers support groups for alcohol and drug abuse, grief, divorce, and coping with chronic illness and abortion healing.AlleghenyAllison Park OfficeNetwork of Hope
    Our ClubhouseProvides a meeting place where men, women and children living with cancer, along with their families and friends, join with others to build social and emotional support as a supplement to medical care. Offers support and networking groups. Formerly known as Gilda's club.AlleghenyOur ClubhouseOur Clubhouse
    Our Clubhouse WestmorelandProvides a meeting place where men, women and children living with cancer, along with their families and friends, join with others to build social and emotional support as a supplement to medical care. Offers support and networking groups. Formerly known as Gilda's club.WestmorelandOur ClubhouseOur Clubhouse
    Parents in TotoHelps individuals of all ages living with autism or other developmental challenges and their families develop the confidence, skills, and acceptance needed to succeed in personal relationships, educational settings, and work environments through support groups, unique programming, and collaborations within the community.ButlerParents in TotoParents in Toto
    Parkinson's Support Group-Beaver CountyProvides educational, medical, social and psychological information to patients and caregivers of Parkinson's Disease. Meets 4th Saturday, 1:00 - 2:30, Villa St. Joseph,1030 State Street, BadenBeaverParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Parkinson's Support Group-HarmarvilleMeets at HealthSouth - Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital, Guys Run Road, Harmarville. Last Wednesday of the month, 1:00 p.m.AlleghenyParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Parkinson's Support Group - IndianaMeets at Indiana Regional Medical Center, Room A & B, 835 Hospital Road, Indiana.IndianaParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Parkinson's Support Group-MonessenFamily & Caregivers Support Group for people with PD and other diseases. Mon Valley Health Center, East Gate 8, Monessen. We recommend calling to confirm the meeting times and places or contact David Von Hofen at the Parkinson Chapter at 412-365-2086.AlleghenyParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Parkinson's Support Group-New CastleParkinson's Support Group meets at Neshannock Rehab Center, Jamison Health System, Route 18, Neshannock Township.LawrenceParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Parkinson's Support Group of the Lehigh ValleyParkinson's support groupNorthamptonParkinson's Support Group of the Lehigh ValleyNational Parkinson Foundation
    Parkinson's Support Group-Pittsburgh East End OaklandMeets at Rodef Shalom, 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. 1st Wednesday every month 1:00 p.m.AlleghenyParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Parkinson's Support Group-WashingtonMeets the 1st Friday of the month at , Washington Hospital, 155 Wilson Drive, Washington 1:30 p.m. No meetings in July and August.AlleghenyParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Parkinson's Support Group-YoungstownMeets on the 2nd Thursday, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at Park Vista Retirement Community, 1310 Fifth Ave, Youngstown, OH. Contacts are: Betty Royal 330-746-0188 or Cara Carramusa 330-746-2944.AlleghenyParkinson Foundation of Western PAParkinson Foundation of Western PA
    Penn Highlands Brookville - Dementia Support GroupFree and open to the public.JeffersonPenn Highlands - BrookvillePenn Highlands
    Penn Highlands - Cardiac Support GroupFor patients or family who has heart issues or has undergone intervention.ClearfieldPenn HighlandsPenn Highlands
    Penn Highlands - Diabetes Support GroupOpen to anyone dealing with either type of DiabetesClearfieldPenn HighlandsPenn Highlands
    Penn Highlands - MS Support GroupFor education, support & sharing stories with others going through the same thing. Family members and friends welcomeClearfieldPenn HighlandsPenn Highlands
    Penn Highlands - Ostomy Support GroupProvides support and education to those with intestinal and urinary diversionClearfieldPenn HighlandsPenn Highlands
    Penn Highlands - Parkinson's Support GroupSupport group for those diagnosed with Parkinson's and their family members. Offers support and socialization. ClearfieldPenn HighlandsPenn Highlands
    Penn Highlands - Snore Patrol Support GroupSpeakers and sleep technologists to discuss any issues.ClearfieldPenn HighlandsPenn Highlands
    Penn Highlands - Stroke Support GroupSupport group for sufferers and family members of stroke survivorsClearfieldPenn HighlandsPenn Highlands
    Persad Center, Inc. - HIV / AIDS Support GroupSupport group for men and women living with HIV / AIDS who are clients of Persad. Meetings facilitated by professional counselor from Persad. Discretion and confidentiality are upheld.AlleghenyPersad Center, Inc.Persad Center, Inc.
    Persad Center, Inc. - Parents, Families and Siblings of Persons with HIV and AIDSSupportive environment for parents, families, partners, significant others, and caregivers of individuals with HIV or AIDS to share feelings and information. Meets at Persad Center.AlleghenyPersad Center, Inc.Persad Center, Inc.
    PinnacleHealth - Support Groups and Classes*Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD) *Anxiety: Coping with Anxiety and Panic (CAP) *Depression *Grocery Shopping Tours HeartStrings *Insulin Pump Support Group *Introduction to Diabetes *Perinatal Bereavement Services Rainbows: Pregnancy After Loss *Stroke *Young Cancer Survivor Group *Babies "R" Us Sessions -Breastfeeding 101 -Baby Basics -Infant Safety *Baby Care Basics *Breastfeeding Basics *New Mom Networks -New Mothers and their 0-9 month olds -New Mothers and their 10-18 month olds -New Mothers and their 19-24 month olds *Online Breastfeeding Program *Terrific Twos *The Happiest Baby *Working Mom's Network DauphinPinnacleHealth - Mutual Support GroupsPinnacleHealth
    Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force - People with AIDS Support GroupProvides a supportive atmosphere to share coping skills and information with men & women, gay or straight, who have been diagnosed with AIDS.AlleghenyAllies for Health + WellbeingAllies for Health + Wellbeing
    Post-Polio Support Group, HanoverSupport group for polio survivors and home mechanical ventilator users and their families.YorkPost-Polio Support Group, HanoverPost-Polio Health International
    Project HOPE of Beaver CountyFree oral HIV testing; support group for HIV/AIDS infected individuals; food bank for AIDS/HIV infected individuals.BeaverProject HOPE of Beaver CountyProject HOPE of Beaver County
    Prostate Cancer Support GroupProvides a prostate cancer support group.Prostate Cancer Support GroupProstate Cancer Support Group
    Reach to Recovery, American Cancer Society, York CountyOne-to-one support between a breast cancer survivor and a newly diagnosed breast cancer patient. Offers information and support.YorkAmerican Cancer Society, York CountyAmerican Cancer Society - Southeast Region - Pennsylvania
    Reach To Recovery Support Group - LancasterVolunteers provide one-to-one support for individuals who have had breast cancer. Volunteers have had breast cancer, completed treatment and have received training from the Cancer Society. LancasterAmerican Cancer Society - Lancaster UnitAmerican Cancer Society
    Restless Legs Syndrome Support Group - Pittsburgh NorthSupport group where people can share their feelings of living with Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), discuss ways to communicate with their families and friends about this disorder, learn about the latest treatments, and get information to educate healthcare providers about RLS. Meetings often feature expert speakers such as neurologists in addition to offering peer support. Meets 3-4 times per year at Destination Wellness in the Pittsburgh Mills Mall.AlleghenyRestless Legs Syndrome Support GroupsRestless Legs Syndrome Foundation
    Roads to Freedom - Autism Support Group - WilliamsportWeekly support group for all ages of individuals with autism. It is led by an autistic adult and autism coordinator.LycomingRoads to Freedom - Independent Living ProgramRoads to Freedom Center for Independent Living of North Central PA
    Roman Catholic Diocese of Erie - Saint Mark Catholic Center - Cancer Support GroupProvides faith-based support groups for people who are being treated and those who have overcome cancer.ErieRoman Catholic Diocese of Erie - Saint Mark Catholic CenterRoman Catholic Diocese of Erie
    Scleroderma Foundation - Delaware Valley ChapterHelps patients and their families cope with Scleroderma through mutual support programs, peer counseling, physician referrals, and educational information.Scleroderma Foundation Delaware Valley ChapterScleroderma Foundation
    Scleroderma Foundation Support Groups - WilliamsportSupport groups for those affected by scleroderma.LycomingScleroderma FoundationScleroderma Foundation
    Scoliosis Association of Central PA, Chapter #83INFORMATION AND SUPPORT NETWORK FOR SCOLIOSIS PATIENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES. OFFER SUPPORT, REFERRALS, NETWORKING, AND ACCESS TO RESEARCH INFORMATION. BACKTALK MAGAZINE GROUP MEETINGS WITH SPEAKERS VIDEO/REFERENCE LIBRARYDauphinScoliosis Association of Central PA, Chapter #83National Scoliosis Association
    Sight Center of NWPA - Specialized Support ServicesOffers a variety of Specialized Support Services including a door through door transportation, mail reading, bill paying, grocery shopping and support group opportunities.ErieSight Center of NWPASight Center of NWPA
    Sight Center of NWPA - Support Group for those with Severe Vision LossProvides a severe vision loss support group.ErieSight Center of NWPASight Center of NWPA
    SOFT (Support Organization for Family of Trisomy 18/13)Listen to concerns of families when possible Contact families with similar problems Unique opportunity to meet with others with living children as well as those who have lost children Form a special kindred – different from Compassionate Friends or Resolve Support Groups YorkSOFT (Support Organization for Family of Trisomy 18/13)SOFT (Support Organization for Family of Trisomy 18/13)
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Arthritis Support GroupMeets: First Monday of each month at 12:00 noon No meetings in Jan, Feb or Sept. Call for details. Where: Community Connection Conference Room 264 225 South Center Avenue, Somerset Contact Person: Ann Cober, 443-5141 SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Digestive Disorder Support GroupMeets: Fourth Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Where: Community Connection Conference Room 264 225 South Center Avenue, Somerset. Contact: Cindy Kalp, 445-9769 SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease Support GroupAlzheimer's Disease Support Group Meets: Second Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. No meetings in December or January Where: Community Connection Conference Room 264 225 S. Center Avenue, Somerset Contact: 443-5735 SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Parkinson's Disease Support GroupMeets: Fourth Thursday of every month at 1:00 p.m. No meetings in January, February or March Where: Community Connection Conference Room 264 225 South Center Avenue, Somerset Contact: David Von Hofen, 412-365-2086 SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Prostate Cancer Support GroupMeets: Third Wednesday of every other month at 6:00 p.m. Meets in January, March, May, July, September and November Where: Community Connection Conference Room 264 225 South Center Avenue, Somerset. Contact: Ted Deskevich, 445-7402SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Sleep Apnea Support GroupMeets: Second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. April, May, Sept. & Oct. Where: Somerset Hospital Cafeteria 225 South Center Avenue, Somerset. Contact: Tanya Zehner, 443-5716 SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Stroke Support GroupMeets: Fourth Tuesday of the following months at 2:00 p.m. April, June, August, October and December Where: Community Connection Conference Room 264 225 South Center Avenue, Somerset Contact: Clara Hinton, 444-1673 SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Somerset Community Hospital Support Groups Transplant Patient Support GroupMeets: The months of January, March, May, July, September and November at 6:30 p.m.. Where: Somerset Hospital 225 South Center Avenue, Somerset. Contact: Terese Triol, 443-5153SomersetSomerset Community Hospital Support GroupsSomerset Community Hospital
    Speaking Heart to HeartFREE, OPEN TO ANYONE WITH AN INTEREST IN LEARNING MORE ABOUT HEART HEALTH.YorkSpeaking Heart to HeartHanover Hospital
    Springhill Retirement Center - Peripheral Neuropathy Support GroupProvides a support group for Peripheral Neuropathy.ErieSpringhill Retirement CenterSpringhill Retirement Center
    St. Clair Hospital - Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorders Support GroupFamily and Friends of persons affected by Alzheimer's. Support groups generally meet the first Tuesday of each month. Please call in advance for information.AlleghenySt. Clair HospitalSt. Clair Hospital
    St. Clair Hospital - Alzheimer's Disease Support GroupSupport, education and information for those who care for patients with Alzheimers disease or other forms of dementia.AlleghenySt. Clair HospitalSt. Clair Hospital
    St. Clair Hospital - Cardiac Rehabilitation Support GroupCardiac Rehab, Education Programs, Healthy Hearts Community Lecture SeriesAlleghenySt. Clair HospitalSt. Clair Hospital
    St. Clair Hospital - Mental Health Support GroupSupport group designed to provide the help and education to better live with the challenges of mental illness.AlleghenySt. Clair HospitalSt. Clair Hospital
    Stroke & Brain Support Group - HEALTHSOUTH Mechanicsburg Rehab SystemOpen-ended support group for stroke victims and brain injury, family members and friends. Monthly letter is published describing the topic for the month.Stroke & Brain Support Group - HEALTHSOUTH Mechanicsburg Rehab SystemStroke / Brain Injury Support Groups
    Stroke Support GroupStroke support group.DauphinPinnacleHealth - Community CampusPinnacleHealth
    Stroke Survivor Support GroupThe Stroke Survivor Support Group welcomes stroke survivors and their support / caregivers to join us for open discussion meetings. All meetings begin at 7 p.m. and are held in the Rehab Dining Room, 4th floor, Chambersburg Hospital. Parking is available on the lower level of the parking garage. Classes are free and no registration is required. For more information, contact Chris Parker, OTR/L, or Kristen Foster, CCC-SLP at (717) 267-7901.FranklinSummit Health Support GroupsSummit Health
    Summit Bariatric Support GroupSupport Group for those who have had or will be having bariatric services.FranklinSummit Health Support GroupsSummit Health
    The Arc of Blair County Disability Related Support GroupsMutual support groups whose members are people who have specific disabilities, their families and friends.BlairThe Arc of Blair CountyThe Arc of Blair County
    The Support GroupMutual support group for visually impaired/blind persons.DauphinVision Resources of Central PennsylvaniaVision Resources of Central Pennsylvania
    The Washington Hospital - Fibromyalgia Education Support GroupThese group meetings provide a place where members may become involved in giving mutual support exchanging information, making new friends and finding ways of handling problems.WashingtonThe Washington Hospital - Support GroupsThe Washington Hospital
    The Washington Hospital - Living Each DayIndividuals with cancer, their families, and friends are welcome. The relaxed supportive atmosphere provides an opportunity to share, thoughts, feelings and concerns.WashingtonThe Washington Hospital - Support GroupsThe Washington Hospital
    The Washington Hospital - Lost Chord Support GroupSupport group for persons who have had Larynegectomies and their families to exchange information and explore services available to assist them. WashingtonThe Washington Hospital - Support GroupsThe Washington Hospital
    The Washington Hospital - Ostomy Support GroupThe support emphasis on education, problem solving, and general support. Program is appropriate to both old and new ostomates. WashingtonThe Washington Hospital - Support GroupsThe Washington Hospital
    The Washington Hospital - Parkinson's Disease Support GroupSupport group to assist participants to learn coping techniques to deal with their physical problems. Family members or caregivers also receive assistance and encouragement from this group. WashingtonThe Washington Hospital - Support GroupsThe Washington Hospital
    The Western PA Chapter - Patient Aid - Leukemia and Lymphoma SocietyProvides financial assistance to patients receiving treatment for blood cancers. A co-pay program that covers some costs associated with drugs and treatment. Provides assistance for the patient who experiences hardships with health insurance premiums and drug co-pays for certain blood cancer diagnoses. May provide stipends for transportation to medical appointments.AlleghenyLeukemia & Lymphoma Society, The Western PA ChapterLeukemia & Lymphoma Society, The Western PA Chapter
    Thyroid Cancer Support GroupFree phone and email support group services to thyroid cancer patients, friends, families and caregivers.DauphinCentral PA ThyCa Support GroupCentral PA ThyCa Support Group
    Tigerlily FoundationProvides services and support to young women (15-40) before, during and after breast cancer.Tigerlily FoundationTigerlily Foundation
    Tourette Syndrome Association-Erie Support GroupSupport group for persons diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome and their families.Tourette Syndrome Association-Erie Support GroupTourette Syndrome Association-Erie Support Group
    Trinity Memorial Episcopal ChurchProvides numerous support groups and a congregation active in many outreach activities.WarrenTrinity Memorial Episcopal ChurchTrinity Memorial Episcopal Church
    Uniontown Hospital - Stroke Survivor/Caregiver Support GroupFree support group for stroke survivors and caregivers. Provides monthly programs of interest to stroke survivors and their caregivers as well as an opportunity for support and socialization.FayetteHospital FacilityUniontown Hospital
    United Ostomy Association - Pittsburgh ChapterSupport and education for any person with an ostomy or revision surgery and families/support persons. Meetings are held monthly at the Smithfield United Church in downtown Pittsburgh. Provided is a monthly newsletter and direct support at any time as needed via visits, email or phone. Donated supplies as available to anyone in need.AlleghenyUnited Ostomy Association - Pittsburgh ChapterUnited Ostomy Association - Pittsburgh Chapter
    UPMC Altoona Alzheimer's Disese Support GroupSupport group for those affected by Alzheimer's Disease. The purpose of this group is to help meet the need for emotional support and education of those caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease, or a related disorder.BlairUPMC Altoona Alzheimer's Disese Support GroupUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Bariatric Support GroupSupport group for weight loss surgery recipients.BlairUPMC Altoona Bariatric Support GroupUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Central Pennsylvania Ostomy Society Support GroupSupport group for colostomy, urostomy and ileostomy patients.BlairUPMC Altoona Central Pennsylvania Ostomy SocietyUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona CPAP or BiPAP Therapy Support GroupsSupport group for those using CPAP or BiPAP therapy.BlairUPMC Altoona CPAP or BiPAP Therapy Support GroupsUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Hearing Loss Support GroupSupport group for hearing loss.BlairUPMC Altoona Hearing Loss Support GroupUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Parkinson's Disease Support GroupSupport group for those affected by Parkinson's Disease. Purpose is to help meet the need for emotional support and education of those caring for someone with Parkinson's disease or a related disorder.BlairUPMC Altoona Parkinson's Disease Support GroupUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Sleep Apnea Support GroupA support group for people using CPAP or BiPAP therapy.BlairSleep Apnea Support GroupUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Stars of Hope Breast Cancer Support GroupSupport group for those affected by breast cancer.BlairUPMC Altoona Breast Cancer Support GroupUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Stroke Support GroupSupport group for individuals affected by strokes.BlairUPMC Altoona Stroke Support GroupUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Surgical Associates Bariatric Informational MeetingAn informational meeting with surgeons Matthew E. Newlin, MD and Scot A. Currie, DO in which the explanation of weight loss surgery is discussed, along with treatment for obesity linked health issues- morbid obesity is discussed alsoBlairUPMC Altoona Surgical Associates Bariatric Information MeetingUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Altoona Wheel Chair ClinicsClinics for wheel chair users.BlairUPMC Altoona Wheel Chair ClinicsUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Cancer Support Group Provide a cancer support group.VenangoUPMC Cancer Support Group UPMC Cancer Support Group
    UPMC Heart Institute - Bariatric Support GroupProvides a bariatric support group.ErieUPMC Hamot - Heart InstituteUPMC Hamot
    UPMC Heart Institute - Erie MS Support GroupProvides a Multiple Sclerosis support group.ErieUPMC Hamot - Heart InstituteUPMC Hamot
    UPMC Heart Institute - Gluten-free Support Group of NWPAProvides a gluten-free support group.ErieUPMC Hamot - Heart InstituteUPMC Hamot
    UPMC Horizon - Cancer Support GroupSupport group for Cancer patientsMercerUPMC Horizon - Shenango Valley CampusUPMC Horizon
    UPMC Horizon - Mercer County Breast Cancer Support GroupOffers support to women newly diagnosed with breast cancer. MercerUPMC Horizon - Womancare CenterUPMC Horizon
    UPMC Horizon - Ostomy Support GroupOffers support to those who have had ostomy surgery. MercerUPMC Horizon - Greenville CampusUPMC Horizon
    UPMC Horizon - Weight Loss Surgery Support GroupMonthly post-bariatric surgery support groups for patients. MercerUPMC Horizon - Womancare CenterUPMC Horizon
    Ursuline Support Services - Stroke Survivor ConnectionEngages in physical and mental activities and counseling to support patients and their families recuperating from stroke.AlleghenyUrsuline Support ServicesUrsuline Support Services
    Victory Seekers: Cancer and Long term IllnessVictory Seekers! Join forces with our support team in gaining victory over cancer and long-term illnesses. Find healing power and encouragement from unity in God's Word for this battle. All Recruits Welcome! CumberlandChristian Life AssemblyChristian Life Assembly
    Warren National Multiple Sclerosis Society Support GroupMeetings are held the first Wednesday of every month. Group is open to all persons, friends and family afftected by M.S.WarrenWarren National Multiple Sclerosis Society Support GroupWarren National Multiple Sclerosis Society Support Group
    WellSpan Health - Diabetes Support GroupSupport group and social network for adults, families, and friends with diabetes. Provides some educational information.YorkWellSpan Health - Diabetes Support GroupWellSpan Health
    West Penn Hospital (WPAHS) Stroke and Brain Injury Support GroupProvides encouragement to recover through range of motion exercises, cognitive activities, emotional support and socialization.AlleghenyStroke / Brain Injury Support GroupsStroke / Brain Injury Support Groups
    White Rose Nu-Voice Club, American Cancer Society, York CountyA support group dedicated to the total rehabilitation of laryngectomees. Voluntary, non-profit association which provides help with coping, adjustment and rehabilitation to persons following surgical removal of the larynx, or voice box. Open to friends, family members, laryngectomees, and interested medical professionals. Facilitated by a trained speech therapist. Equipment loans for electronic speech devices. New patient visitation. Education.YorkAmerican Cancer Society, York CountyAmerican Cancer Society - Southeast Region - Pennsylvania

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