Dealing with health issues, whether your own or a loved one’s, can be challenging. Support is often helpful to getting through these tough times. Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg, Indiana offers a variety of support groups to help you get through the difficult times.
Alzheimer’s Support Group
Meets: 2nd Monday of each month Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Where: Greensburg Public Library, 1110 E. Main St.
Contact: 1-800-272-3900 (Chapter Office) or E. Maxine Donley (812) 663-8736
Bariatric Support Group
The Bariatric Support Group will meet on the first Tuesday of every month. Anyone who is interested in having Bariatric Surgery, as well as those who have already had the surgery (at any facility) are welcome to attend. For questions concerning this group, please contact Holly Pray at (812) 663-1341.
Meets: First Tuesday of each month
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: Decatur County Memorial Hospital – OB Conference Room.
Cancer Care Support Group
Our Cancer Care department invites all cancer survivors, patients, family members and friends to join us for our support group every 2nd Tuesday of the month. This support group will focus on courage, hope and staying positive. Confidentiality and anonymity is honored. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 5:00 -6:30pm and will be located in the OB Classroom located on the second floor of the hospital off of the waiting room. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Meets: 2nd Tuesday of each month
Where: OB Classroom (second floor of hospital, off of waiting room)
Contact: Jeanna Nobbe, RN
Phone: (812) 663-1301
Diabetes Support Group
A group of adults with diabetes come together an evening every other month to discuss issues related to living with diabetes. These may include testing options, specialist preferences, and guest speakers. This is a very active, high energy group who would love to have more participation and help others. For more information, call (812) 663-1341.
2014 Meeting Dates: June 17, September 16, December 16
Location: Classroom D
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