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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!

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

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

LUDLOW SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, January 15th - 2-4:30pm

Safety in transferring with Physical Therapist Ed Moran

Health South in Ludlow, 222 State Street, Ludlow

Shannon Wheeler:  Shannon.Wheeler@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, January 22nd - 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!

Next Meeting date/time TBA

 For all pALS and families from Norfolk, Middlesex, Suffolk & northern Plymouth counties!

 ALS Association – MA Chapter office

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

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

CENTRAL MASS/WORCESTER SUPPORT GROUP

Wednesday, January 14th – 5-6:30pm

St. Vincent Hospital

Conference Room D South Entrance, 123 Summer St, Worcester, MA

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

 

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