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Support Groups

Support groups for patients and caregivers are excellent forums for sharing information and receiving emotional support. They include speakers who focus on all aspects of the disease. They are not therapy sessions.  Qualified professionals lead each group.

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TELEPHONE CAREGIVER SUPPORT/INFORMATION SHARING

Stay tuned for April call information

 Bridget Thornton - Bridget.Thornton@als-ma.org / 781-255-8884

Once registered, you will be provided all instructions needed to participate

LUDLOW SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, March 12th - 2:30-4:00pm

Health South in Ludlow, 222 State Street, Ludlow

Shannon Sullivan:  Shannon.Sullivan@als-ma.org / 508-963-5091

LAHEY CLINIC SUPPORT GROUP

Suspended until May, 2015

Any clinic patient and family member may attend.

 Janet Zani, NP, ALS Clinic Coordinator at: 781-744-8822

  This is the time/place to meet your clinical team in an informal setting; discuss ALS management tips.

Jan Obermann: Jan.Obermann@als-ma.org / 781-255-8884

NORTHEAST SUPPORT GROUP

 Thursday, March 26th  - 1:30-3pm

Peter A. Torigian Community Life Center, 79 Central St., Peabody

Jan Obermann: Jan.Obermann@als-ma.org / 781-255-8884 

NORWOOD SUPPORT GROUP – NEW!

Wednesday, March 18th - 1-2:30pm

 For any person w/ALS, their family, caregivers & supporters

from Norfolk, Middlesex, Suffolk & northern Plymouth counties

 ALS Association – MA Chapter office

315 Norwood Park South, 1st Floor - Norwood, MA 02062

Bridget Thornton - Bridget.Thornton@als-ma.org / 781-255-8884

CENTRAL MASS/WORCESTER SUPPORT GROUP

Wednesday, March 18th – 2-3:30pm

NEW Location! Holden Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility

32 Mayo Drive, Holden, MA - Community Room

Shannon Sullivan:  Shannon.Sullivan@als-ma.org / 508-963-5091

 

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