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Support Groups

All of these Rochester Hills support groups are free.  For more information please call Community Health & Education Department at 248-652-5269 or email us at contactus@crittenton.com.

 

AA

M/W/F – Men Only 8pm Cafeteria

Sat – Men & Women 8pm Cafeteria

Bi-Polar Support Group

For those with bi polar disorder and depression. 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month, 7-9 p.m.

Bi-Polar Caregiver Support Group

Meets the first Wednesday of every month beginning November 6th at 7pm.  This group helps build support systems, form friendships and gather information and knowledge.

Cancer Support Group

This support group is open to the community for cancer survivors, both those going through treament now or who have done so in the past, as well as their family members and friends. Call Cheryl at 248-693-3737 for more information. Held offsite.

Caregiver Support Group

Crittenton Home Care invites the community to a Caregiver Support Group the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Auburn Hills Community Center. Lead by an Alzheimer’s Association facilitator, the group provides an opportunity for caregivers to discuss how their lives have been affected as they care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease.

Diabetes Support Group

Attend this bi-monthly program for people with diabetes or a family member. Meet first Thursday of every other month, 6-7pm. Call the Diabetes Education and Nutrition Counseling Center at (248) 652-5660 for more information.

HELP Support Group

Meets second Monday of each month, 7-8pm.

Look Good Feel Better

Look Good Feel Better provides information and cosmetic advice to the woman battling cancer. This training includes hands-on instruction on makeup, skin care, and suggestions for using wigs, turbans, and scarves. It also includes tips on nail care while undergoing treatment. Cosmetics are provided for your personal makeover.  Program is free of charge and facilitated by cosmetologists – all certified professionals.  2nd Monday of each month.  Must register.

Mothers & More: Caring for Mothers

Mothers and More is a nonprofit membership organization that cares for the caregiver. It provides a network of local chapters for mothers who are altering their participation in the paid workplace during their active parenting years.  1st Tuesday of each month, 7:30pm – 9:30pm.  For more details e-mail mothersandmore13@hotmail.com.

Overeaters Anonymous

This is a Twelve Step Support Group in which any unhealthy relationship with food can be dealt with. Anyone struggling with anorexia, bulimia, or overweight issues is welcome. Every Sunday 7pm – 9pm.

Parenting Support Group

This ongoing group is designed for parents and their babies, between 3 to 6 months age. The group is facilitated by leader with expertise in children and parenting. Each meeting will consist of information about parenting, growth and development, and safety as well as time to network with other parents. Parents and their babies will enjoy getting to know others who are at the same stage of parenting. Meetings alternate between Thursday evening and Saturday morning once a month. Parents and their babies are encouraged to attend as many times as they wish. Registration is free.

Parkinson's Disease Support Group

Meets monthly for people with Parkinson’s disease and their families and friends to learn more about Parkinson’s and its management. 1st Wednesday of each month, 7-9 p.m.

Prostate Cancer Support Group

2nd Tuesday of each month, 7pm – 9pm.

Resolve Support Group

A non profit supportive organization for people experiencing infertility. This group provides advocacy, support, and education for infertile people and helps them build a support system, form friendships, and gather information and knowledge.  1st Friday of each month, 7-10 p.m.

Sarcoidosis Support Group

Group for patients, caregivers and family members who have Sarciodosis, an inflammatory disease that can affect almost any organ in the body.  2nd Saturday of each month, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. For more information, send email to SarcoidSupport@Live.com.