Open to family and friends of alcoholics, Al-Anon meetings are held every Monday, 8:30- 10 p.m., in the Hospital Cafeteria. For information, call 734-655-2936.
Open to anyone with an alcohol dependency, meetings are held every Monday, 8:30 p.m., in the Hospital Auditorium. Call 734-655-2553.
Asthma Support Programs
Breast Cancer Support Group
This self-help and education group provides an opportunity to share and discuss topics of concern for women with breast cancer. Speakers offer information about the physical and emotional aspects of breast cancer. Meets 7-8 p.m., the second Tuesday of each month. Call 734-655-1162.
Diabetes Support Group
Do you find it hard to stay on your diet and follow your treatment plan? Join other adults with diabetes and family members sharing problems. This self-help group meets the second Wednesday of each month, 7-8:30 p.m. in the Auditorium. A certified diabetes educator leads the meetings and guest speakers discuss diabetes related topics and concerns. Call 734-655-8961.
Grief Support Group
A monthly grief support group is offered at Angela Hospice, 14100 Newburgh, Livonia, at 1 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month and at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Call Angela Hospice at 734-464-7810.
Mental Health Support Group
Adult family and friends of mental health patients will benefit from group interaction designed to deal with stresses and concerns resulting from a loved one's mental illness. This support group meets every Thursday from 6-7 p.m. For more information call 734-655-2944.
Mother-Baby Postpartum Support Group
Mothers and babies are encouraged to attend this monthly support group. A certified lactation consultant will facilitate information sharing regarding the postpartum period of adjustment. Group meets the second Tuesday of each month. Call 734-655-1100.
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
Swim and exercise at the Livonia YMCA, 14255 Stark Road, Livonia, on Fridays, 6-7 p.m., and then join the Support Group from 7:15-8 p.m. Call Livonia YMCA 734-261-2161 for information.
Ostomy Support Group
Programs and trained visitors are provided for patients and families of those having or having had ostomy surgery, colostomy, urostomy, ileostomy, or continent ostomy procedure. Sponsored by the United Ostomy Association. Call 313-533-1020 for information.
Scleroderma Foundation Support Group
Stay Awake Support Series
This support group provides presentations and discussions to learn how sleep apnea can trigger other health issues and how to treat them. For those with mild sleep apnea who cannot tolerate continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) you can also learn about other options available. Discover the latest in medical equipment, masks and supplies for sleep disorders, such as continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) technology. Also learn about other sleep disorders such as Insomnia, Restless Legs and Narcolepsy and treatment options. Call 734-655-4640 for information.
Us Too Prostate Cancer Support Group
The Livonia Chapter of this national organization meets monthly, 7-9 p.m., to discuss social, economic, emotional and health problems related to prostate cancer. Call 734-655-8950 for dates.