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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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PLYMOUTH SUPPORT GROUP

Wednesday, April 23rd - 10:30am

Plymouth Library, 132 South St, Otto Fehlow Room

Margie Ware: Margie.Ware@als-ma.org / 781-255-8884

WALTHAM SUPPORT GROUP

Tues., May 6th, 10:30am

(Upcoming: Tues., June 3rd - 10:30am)

Children's Hospital, 9 Hope Ave., Waltham

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

WESTERN MASS. SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, April 3rd - 1 pm

Cooley Dickinson Hospital

Conference Room B – 30 Locust St., Rt. 9, Northampton, MA

Please note:  The Western MA Support Group will be moving to Health South in Ludlow as of the May meeting.

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

LAHEY CLINIC SUPPORT GROUP

Monday, April 14th- noon to 1pm

Any clinic patient and family member may attend the Lahey Clinic monthly support information sharing session.

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

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

HOLDEN AREA SUPPORT GROUP

Saturday, April 26th – 2pm

Wachusett Respiratory Care

32 Mayo Dr. Holden, MA

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

NORTHEAST SUPPORT GROUP

Thurs., April 24th - 1:30-3:00pm

(Upcoming Thurs., May 22nd - 1:30-3pm)

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

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

CENTRAL MASS. SUPPORT GROUP

Wednesday, April 16th - 6-8pm

St. Vincent Hospital

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

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

 
 
 

 


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