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Classes and Support Groups

Staffed by registered nurses specialized and certified in areas such as diabetes, wound ostomy, continence, nutrition and childbirth education, Bayhealth's Education Department offers instruction, consultations, support groups, classes, health screenings, health fairs and more. Call for information on cancer screenings, health education programs and support groups:

Listing includes Bayhealth Support Groups and local support groups using the facility

Hope For Today

Sundays 9:30 -10:30 a.m.
Kent General, GFCC 3&4

Alcoholic Anonymous (AA)
New Year Sunday Morning Group
Sundays 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Kent General, General Foods Conference Center 1&2

Better Breathers Club*
4:30 - 6 p.m.
Kent General GFCC 3 & 4
Feb.28, May 16, Aug. 22, Nov. 21
Terry Towne, 744-6724

1st & 3rd Tuesday at Kent General
2nd Tuesday at Milford Memorial
10 - 11:30 a.m.
Contact Gail Smith 744-6812

Compassionate Friends
2nd Thursday of month
7 p.m. Church of Christ
1156 S. Governors Avenue, Dover
Bernice Abbott, 734-9422

Gamblers Anonymous
Every Friday 7:30 - 9 p.m.
Kent General, PDR #3

Hearing Loss Association (HLA)
1st Tuesday of month except
June, July, August, and December
6 – 8:30 p.m.
PDR #3
Betty Martin, 674-3272

Look Good Feel Better
4th Monday of month
6 - 8 p.m.
Dover - Odd Months Milford - Even Months
Paula Hess, 430-5064

Ostomy Support Group
3rd Monday odd months
Milford Memorial, Conference Rm A&B
3 Monday even months
Kent General, PDR #3
6 – 8 p.m.
Carole Dye, 744-6991

Prostate Cancer
3rd Tuesday even months - Milford
3rd Wednesday odd months - Dover
7 - 9 p.m.
Don Fisher, 422-7032

Thyroid Cancer Support
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
March 20, May 15, October 16
Private Dining Room #2

Thursdays 7– 8 p.m.
Kent General, PDR

Bariatric Support Group
1st Wed. every month 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Milford Memorial
2nd Wed., 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Kent General
Patty Baynocky, 430-5135

Brain Injury
Kent County 1-800-411-0505
Sussex County 302-346-2083

Cancer Support
Jan Shallcross, 302-734-0898
812 S. Bradford St., Dover

Gluten Intolerance Group or
Shelly Hampton, 736-1805

Hepatitis C Support Group*
Thursdays 7 - 8 p.m.
Feb. 28, May 16, Aug. 22, Nov. 21
Ethel Matney, 735-4789

Mended Hearts
2nd Monday of month, except July & August
7 - 9 p.m.
Modern Maturity Center
Don Arvay, 302-531-5984

Parkinsons' Disease Support Group*
1st Friday of month
5 – 6 p.m.
Kent General GFCC 3&4
Bobbie Braksator and Cindy Clark,
302-734-1200 x186

Prostate Cancer Saturday MTG
4th Saturday of month
Cancer Support Community
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Paula Hess, 430-5064

YMCA Pre-Diabetes Prevention
2 - 3 p.m
Kent General PDR 2
LeAnn Marcinek, 571-6922

Wings of Hope - Breast Cancer Support Group
1st Saturday every month
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Kent General PDR 3
Gloria Minus, 284-2006

*Education Department Support Groups




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