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F I T 2 0 1 7 - 2 0 1 8 2 1 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 specified, all phone numbers are in area code 502. ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE Alzheimer's Support Group Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 451-4266 AMPUTEES Moving Forward Limb Loss Support Group Baptist Health Louisville, 509-6780 Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital, (812) 620-3694 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 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 Breast Cancer Support Group Baptist Health Floyd (812) 786-4145 Living Beyond Gilda's Club 897-0075 For those with advanced (recurrent or metastatic) breast cancer. Norton Healthcare Breast Cancer Support Group Norton Medical Plaza II 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 635-2121 Better Breathers Club Frazier Rehab, 582-7620 Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, 361-6738 COLON CANCER Colon Cancer Networking Group Gilda's Club 583-0075 DIABETES Balancing Life With Diabetes Baptist Health Floyd (812) 949-5700 Diabetes Care Center Norton Children's Hospital 629-6000 Diabetes Exercise Program Norton Audubon Hospital 629-2604 Norton Diabetes Center Norton Hospital 629-2604 EPILEPSY Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana 637-4440 S.E.I.G.E. Support Epilepsy in Guiding Epileptics 635-2873 HEAD AND NECK CANCER Laryngectomy Support Group Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 361-6585 M. Krista Loyd Resource Center James Graham Brown Cancer Center 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. Heart Disease Support Group Norton Healthcare 629-1234 Mended Hearts Support Group, Kentuckiana Chapter 387-4403 LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter 584-8490 Living Beyond Lymphoma Baptist Health Louisville 897-1166 MENTAL ILLNESS Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Louisville 315-9293 National Alliance on Mental Illness Family Support Group 588-2008 Recovery Incorporated of Kentucky 458-8016 NEW MOTHERS New Mommy 101 Norton Hospital 629-1234 Postpartum Support Group Norton Hospital 629-1234 Postpartum Support Kentuckiana 541-1818 PARKINSON'S DISEASE Music and Wellness Norton Healthcare Pavilion 629-2000 Monthly music therapy group Parkinson's Support Group Baptist Health Floyd 254-3388 Parkinson's Support Center Groups 254-3388 Young Onset Parkinson's Group Gilda's Club 583-0075 PROSTATE CANCER Prostate Cancer Support Group Norton Medical Towers South 629-5500 Man to Man Baptist Hospital 897-8131 Us TOO/Prostate Cancer Support Group Jewish Hospital Medical Center East 210-4215 SLEEPING DISORDERS Norton Sleep Center Norton Audubon Hospital 636-7459 SMOKING CESSATION Tobacco Cessation Program Norton Healthcare 629-1234 STROKE Frazier Stroke Support Group Frazier Rehab Institute 582-7476 Friendly Folks Stroke Club Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 361-6585 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. Spouse Club Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital 361-6768 For spouses and other family members. OTHER PATIENT AND FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS & CANCER RESOURCE CENTERS Baptist Health Cancer Resource Center 896-3009 M. Krista Loyd Cancer Resource Center James Graham Brown Cancer Center 562-7092 Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Care Baptist Health Floyd (812) 945-4000 Friends for Hope Hospice and Palliative Care of Louisville 451-9600 For cancer patients, families and caregivers. Friend for Life Baptist Hospital Louisville 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 Multiple locations 227-2345 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 259-6000 Norton Cancer Resource Centers Norton Cancer Institute 899-3366 Ovarian Awareness of Kentucky (O.A.K.) 708-1625

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