Support Groups

Support groups are made up of individuals who share a common problem or concern and who meet on a regular basis for support. Members share their experiences, strengths, hopes, useful information and rely on one another for support.

Alzheimer's & Related Dementia Caregiver Support Group


Cottages at Cedar Run
6091 Scenic Drive
West Bend, WI  53095
Ph: 262-306-2100
Ph: 262-306-4230 - Melissa Bright, Facilitator

Meetings

  • 1 - 3 p.m.
  • The 2nd Wednesday of every month

Jackson Area Community Center - Conference Room
N165W20330 Hickory Lane
Jackson, WI  53037
Ph: 262-617-7425
Leader: Lynn Steinbach
Ph:  414-403-7914
Leader:  Ruth Wood

Meetings

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • The 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • No Meeting June, July or August

Alzheimer's Support Group

For People with Early Memory Loss and their Caregiver
Family Enrichment Center
885 Badger Circle
Room E
Grafton, WI 53024
Ph: 800-272-3900
Sarah Prohuska
Facilitator
Ph:262-284-8124

Meetings


  • 3 - 4:30 p.m.
  • The 2nd Wednesday of every month
  • Please call to register


Alzheimer's Support Group

For the Caregiver of someone with Memory Loss
Mequon-Thiensville Chamber of Commerce
6331 W. Mequon Road
Mequon, WI  53092
Ph: 800-272-3900



Meetings


  • 10 - 11:30 a.m.
  • The 2nd Thursday of every month
  • Please call to register

Oscar Grady Public Library
151 S. Main Street
Saukville, WI  53080
Valerie Cutting
Facilitator
Ph: 414-418-0765
Christin Herzfeld
Facilitator
Ph: 262-305-7152


Meetings


  • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • The 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • Please call to register

Alzheimer's & Related Dementia Caregiver Support Group


Cottages at Cedar Run
6091 Scenic Drive
West Bend, WI  53095
Ph: 262-306-2100
Ph: 262-306-4230 - Melissa Bright, Facilitator

Meetings

  • 1 - 3 p.m.
  • The 2nd Wednesday of the month
  • Does not meet in in July or August

Jackson Area Community Center Conference Room
N165 W20330 Hickory Lane
Jackson, WI  53037
Ph: 262-617-7425 - Lynn Steinbach, Facilitator
Ph: 262-403-7914 - Ruth Wood, Facilitator

Meetings

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • The 3rd Wednesday of the month
  • Please Call to register

Aurora Cancer Care



975 Port Washington Road
Grafton, WI  53024
Pat Genthe, MSW/Michelle Spring, RN
Facilitator
Ph: 262-329-5000


Meetings


  • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • The 3rd Wednesday of every month.  No meeting in December.
  • Open to any type of cancer patient.  Do not have to be a patient at Aurora facility. 

Bereavement Support Group


Fifth Avenue United Methodist Church
323 S. Fifth Avenue
West Bend, WI 53095
Facilitator:  262-312-4566
Cabrini Church:  262-338-2366

Meetings


  • 6:30 - 8 p.m.
  • The 1st Thursday of every month
  • Held in the front visiting area.


Breast Cancer Support Group


Sister Warriors


Ascension/Columbia-St. Mary's Ozaukee 
13111 N. Port Washington Road
Mequon, WI 53097
Ph: 262-243-8255
Ph: 262-243-8257

Meetings


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • The 4th Wednesday of the month
  • CSMO Conference Room 7
  • Call Demetra LaGalbo, RN at 262-243-8257 if interested in attending
Please note: Location and time may change, please call in advance.


Caregiver Connection Coffees

Caregivers need time to relax, regroup and find caring compassionate people on a similar journey.  Our coffees are informal, so come for a few minutes or the entire time to enjoy a cup of coffee or tea, cookies and chat.

New Castle Place - Estates
1100 Estates Drive
Mequon, WI  53092

Facilitator - Barb Lindholm
Ph: 262-376-4328
Facilitator - Sandy Patterson
Ph:  262-204-8243

Email

Meetings


  • 10 - 11:30 a.m.
  • The 1st Monday of the month

N Seven Coffee Company
1307 Wisconsin Avenue
Grafton, WI  53024

Facilitator - Barb Lindholm
Ph: 262-376-4328
Facilitator - Sandy Patterson
Ph:  262-204-8243


Email

Meetings


  • 10 - 11:30 a.m.
  • The 2nd Tuesday of the month 

Village Point Commons
101 Walnut Circle
Grafton, WI  53024

Facilitator - Barb Lindholm
Ph: 262-376-4328
Facilitator - Sandy Patterson
Ph:  262-204-8243


Email

Meetings


  • 10 - 11:30 a.m.
  • The 3rd Friday of the month

St. John Lutheran Church
1193 Lakefield Road
Grafton, WI  53024

Facilitator - Barb Lindholm
Ph: 262-376-4328
Facilitator - Sandy Patterson
Ph:  262-204-8243


Email

Meetings


  • 10 - 11:30 a.m.
  • The 4th Wednesday of the month


 

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)


Community Memorial Hospital-Triber Conference Center
W180 N8085 Town Hall Rd
Menomonee Falls, WI  53051
Ph: 800-246-8332

Meetings


  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
  • The 2nd  Wednesday of the month

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Support Group


The group is a trauma recovery group for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. There is a children's group at the same time and location so women can bring their children along.

Advocates of Ozaukee
P.O. Box 80166
Saukville, WI 53080
Ph: 262-284-6902
Email
Website

Meetings


  • 6:30 - 8 p.m.
  • Every Tuesday for women who are just beginning the healing process
  • Every Thursday for women who are a bit further along in the healing process
  • Please call advocates for location


Ozaukee County Arc


A nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for persons in Ozaukee County with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

P.O. Box 961
Grafton, WI 53024
Ph: 262-376-9503
Email
Website

Meetings
Contact us for meeting times and dates. 




Parkinson's Disease Support Group


Sunny Ridge Nursing Home
3014 Erie Ave
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Louis Borth
Co-Facilitator
Ph: 920-467-0547

Kristin Barts
Co-Facilitator
Ph: 920-889-2602

Meetings


  • 1-4 p.m.
  • The 3rd Tuesday of March, April, May, June, July,  September, October and December
  • Auditorium
  • No meetings in January, February or August


Parkinson's Disease Support Group


Cedar Ridge Apartments
113 Cedar Ridge Drive
West Band, WI 53095
Ph: 262-338-2814
Ph: 262-338-8377
Website

Meetings


  • 1 p.m.
  • The 3rd Monday of every month


Peer Support Group for People With Disabilities


Independence First
Located at the
Family Enrichment Center
885 Badger Circle
Grafton, WI  53024
Tonya Villwock
Facilitator
Ph: 2414-731-7834
Email

Meetings


  • 1 - 2 p.m.
  • The 1st Wednesday of every month

Stroke Support Group


West Bend Clinic South
3200 Pleasant Valley Road
West Bend, WI 53095
Tina Steddick
Facilitator
Ph: 262-836-7061

Meetings


  • 3 - 4 p.m.
  • The 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • South Conference Room on the first floor


VIP Group (Visually Impaired Persons) 


Frank L. Weyenberg Library
Community Room
11345 N. Cedarburg Road
Mequon, WI 53092
Mable
Facilitator
Ph: 262-242-2248

Meetings


10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The last Monday of every month