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F I T 2 0 1 5 - 2 0 1 6 1 9 SUPPORT GROUPS The goal of support groups is to provide people who share a common disease or medical problem with a place to seek help in the form of information, shared personal experiences, sympathy and understanding. Some support groups may require membership fees, while others are open to anyone at any time at no cost. Most of the groups listed here are facilitated by a professional who controls discussions and handles the organizational details. Unless specifed, all phone numbers are in area code 502. ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE Alzheimer's Support Group Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 451-4266 AMPUTEES Amputee Support Group Southern Indiana Rehabilitation (812) 941-8300 BRAIN INJURY Brain Injury Support Group Baptist Hospital East 896-7441 Brain Injury Support Group Southern Indiana Rehabilitation (812) 941-8300 Brain Injury Program Frazier Rehab Institute 582-7476 Headliners 254-5035 Brain Tumor Support Group Gilda's Club of Louisville 493-0609 BREAST CANCER Behavioral Oncology Clinical Service Breast Program James Graham Brown Cancer Center 852-7843 Floyd Memorial Hospital Breast Cancer Support Group (812) 948-1215 Norton Healthcare Breast Cancer Support Group Suburban Medical Plaza I 899-6888 Reach to Recovery American Cancer Society 584-6782 Sharing Our Stories (SOS) Baptist Health 897-8131 For the newly diagnosed. Young Survivors Day Out 629-3136 CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE (COPD) Better Breathers Club Norton Audubon Hospital 636-8747 Better Breathers Club Baptist East/Milestone Wellness Center 897-8134 COLON CANCER Colon Cancer Networking Group Gilda's Club 583-0075 DIABETES Balancing Life With Diabetes Floyd Memorial Hospital (812) 949-5700 Diabetes Exercise Program Norton Audubon Hospital 636-8747 GESTATIONAL DIABETES Norton Diabetes Center 629-2604 Type 2 Diabetes Management Classes Norton Diabetes Center 629-2604 EPILEPSY S.E.I.G.E. Support Epilepsy in Guiding Epileptics 635-2873 HEAD AND NECK CANCER Laryngectomy Support Group Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 361-6012 HEAD AND NECK SUPPORT GROUP James Graham Brown Cancer Center M. Krista Loyd Resource Center, First Floor 562-4158 HEART DISEASE Circle of Hearts Norton Medical Plaza West - Audubon 629-1234 For women who want to prevent heart disease and live healthier lives. Mended Hearts Support Group, Kentuckiana Chapter (888) 432-7899 LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter 584-8490 Living Beyond Lymphoma Baptist Health 897-1166 ext. 1501 MENTAL ILLNESS Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Louisville 589-4313 National Alliance on Mental Illness Family Support Group 588-2008 NAMI Connection 588-2008 Recovery Incorporated of Kentucky 458-8016 NEW MOTHERS New Mommy 101 Norton Suburban 629-1234 Postpartum Support Group Norton Suburban 629-1234 PARKINSON'S DISEASE Music and Wellness Norton Healthcare Pavilion 629-1234 Monthly music therapy group Parkinson's Support Group Floyd Memorial Hospital (812) 256-5424 Parkinson's Support Group Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 426-0888 Parkinson's Support Group Parkinson Support Center 216-4563 Parkinson's Support Group Nazareth Home Chapel 479-2529 PROSTATE CANCER Da Vinci Prostatectomy Support Group Norton Medical Towers South 629-3202 Man to Man Baptist Hospital East 897-8131 Southern Indiana Rehabilitation Hospital (812) 283-7050 Us TOO/Prostate Cancer Support Group Jewish Hospital Medical Center East 210-4465 SLEEPING DISORDERS FAST to Sleep Norton Audubon Hospital 636-1234 SMOKING CESSATION Cooper/Clayton Method to Stop Smoking Classes Norton Healthcare 629-1234 STROKE Frazier Stroke Support Group Frazier Rehab Institute 582-7411 Friendly Folks Stroke Club Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 361-6585 For patients and families. Stroke Club Baptist Hospital East 896-7441 For patients, family and friends. Stroke Support Group Southern Indiana Rehabilitation Hospital (812) 941-6153 For stroke survivors and family. OTHER PATIENT AND FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS & CANCER RESOURCE CENTERS Baptist Health Cancer Resource Center 896-3009 James Graham Brown Cancer Center M. Krista Loyd Cancer Resource Center, First Floor 562-7092 Cancer Center of Indiana Floyd Memorial Hospital (812) 945-4000 For families, caretakers and friends of patients diagnosed with cancer. Friends for Hope Hospice and Palliative Care of Louisville 451-9600 For patients, families and caregivers. Friend for Life Baptist Hospital East 893-0643 One-on-one support for recently diagnosed cancer patients and families. Gilda's Club Louisville 583-0075 Jewish Family & Career Services 452-6341 Caregiver support groups for Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, and those with aging parents and diabetes. KAAAC: Kentucky African Americans Against Cancer James Graham Brown Cancer Center 852-6318 For African-American cancer patients and their families. Look Good, Feel Better James Graham Brown Cancer Center M. Krista Loyd Resource Center, First Floor 562-7092 Look Good, Feel Better Norton Cancer Institute 629-HOPE Jewish Hospital Medical Center Northeast 210-4465 American Cancer Society- sponsored program to help female cancer patients cope with any appearance-related side effects of cancer. Navigating the Road to Survivorship Jewish Hospital Medical Center East Conference Center 210-4465 Norton Cancer Institute Resource Centers Norton Audubon Hospital 636-8308 Norton Hospital 629-5500 Norton Suburban Hospital 899-6888 Ovarian Awareness of Kentucky (O.A.K.) 708-1625

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