Support Groups for the City of Charleston, SC

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Support Groups

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Lowcountry Hematology and Oncology
Address:900 Bowman Road
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
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Phone:843-881-5844
Description:Clinic specializes in disorders of the blood and cancer. Offers support group for colon cancer patients. Call for more information.
Address:2048 Charlie Hall Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29414
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Phone:843-763-5104
Address:9313 Medical Plaza Drive
North Charleston, SC 20406
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Phone:843-797-3555


https://sites.google.com/a/acaringheart.org/home/
Address:6296 Rivers Avenue, Suite 307
Charleston, SC 29406
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E-Mail:care@acaringheart.org
Phone:843-225-2300
Fax:843-225-2301
Description:Outpatient hospice care. Accepts Medicaid and Medicare.


http://www.knology.net/~drc/awe/
Address:P.O. Box 525
Johns Island, SC 29457
E-Mail:info@awelws.org
Phone:843-824-6887
843-709-5163
Description:AWE offers advocacy, peer support, counseling, public education, and information and referral to the mobility impaired. Also sponsors several athletes in sports such as wheelchair racing and weightlifting and the North Charleston Hurricanes (wheelchair basketball team). Recreational activities offered for those with disabilities.


(Alzheimer's Association - South Carolina Chapter)
http://www.alz.org/sc/
Address:2090 Executive Hall Road, Ste 130
Charleston, SC 29407
Maps and Directions
Phone:800-272-3900 Toll Free
843-571-2641
Fax:843-571-6020
Description:The Lowcountry Area Office provides short-term respite--time away from caregiving responsibility--for full-time caregivers. Vouchers for up to $500 worth of care is available once a year. Their 24-Hour support line provides information/referral, care consultation, and multi-language help. They also offer safety services and support groups.


Alzheimer's Support Group
Office Name:Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital
Address:2095 Henry Tecklenberg Drive
Charleston, SC 29414
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Phone:843-402-1176
Description:Support group for family members of Alzheimer's patients. Call for schedule.


http://www.cancer.org/treatment/supportprogramsservices/reach-to-recovery
Address:5900 Core Road, Suite 504
North Charleston, SC 29406
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Phone:843-744-1922
Fax:843-747-2761
Description:Through face-to-face visits or by phone, Reach To Recovery volunteers give support for people recently diagnosed with breast cancer; people facing a possible diagnosis of breast cancer; those interested in or who have undergone a lumpectomy or mastectomy; those considering breast reconstruction; those who have lymphedema; those who are undergoing or who have completed treatment such as chemotherapy and radiation therapy; people facing breast cancer recurrence or metastasis (the spread of cancer to another part of the body). Volunteers are trained to give support and up-to-date information, including literature for spouses, children, friends, and other loved ones. Volunteers can also, when appropriate, provide breast cancer patients with a temporary breast form and information on types of permanent prostheses, as well as lists of where those items are available within the patient's community.


(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
http://www.muschealth.com/weightlosssurgery/resources/classes/support.htm
Office Name:Ashley River Tower (ART)
Address:25 Courtenay Drive, Room 1119
Charleston, SC 29425
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E-Mail:WLS@musc.edu
Phone:843-876-4867
Description:This support group offers support and health information for those who have had bariatric surgery and their loved ones. They also invite those who are considering the procedure as well.


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Brain Tumor Support Group
(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
Office Name:MUSC Clinical Sciences Building, Room 429
Address:171 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425
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Phone:843-792-8257
843-792-3346
Description:Meet with others to express concerns, share practical information, gain insights, and develop new relationships. Learn about resources, new techniques, coping with difficult situations. Call for more information.


Cancer Support Group
(MUSC and American Cancer Society)
Office Name:Hope Lodge
Address:269 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401
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E-Mail:belle@musc.edu
Phone:843-792-3346
Description:The Medical University of South Carolina and the American Cancer Society sponsor cancer support groups. Contact Elena Bell or Jeremy Keonemann at 843-792-3346 for information about current groups.


(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
http://www.muschealth.com/cancer/patient_resources/supportgroups.htm
Office Name:Hollings Cancer Center
E-Mail:belle@musc.edu
Phone:843-792-7530
843-792-3346
Description:The Hollings Cancer Center offers a variety of support groups for cancer patients, survivors and their friends. Please call the numbers listed on the website for more information.


(South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs (SCDDSN))
http://ddsn.sc.gov/providers/publications/Documents/Carolina%20Autism%20Resource%20and%20Evaluation%20Center%20%20(081811).pdf
Office Name:Coastal Regional Office
Address:Fairfield Office Park
1064 Gardner Rd., Suite 302
Charleston, SC 29407
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Phone:843-852-4120
Fax:843-852-4119
Description:The South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs (SCDDSN) provides the Carolina Autism Resource and Evaluation Center (CARE)-- a center for diagnosis, assess and plan for services for people with autism. The CARE Center is staffed with an interacting team of of autism diagnostic and treatment professionals. This comprehensive team works closely together to assess your child's needs and skills, and to recommend the best possible plan for service and training. Referral is required through your DDSN regional autism office.
Office Name:Midlands Regional Office
Address:8301 Farrow Road
Columbia, SC 29203
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Phone:803-935-5090
Fax:803-935-6170
Office Name:Pee Dee Regional Office
Address:PO Box 3209
Florence, SC 29502
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Phone:843-664-2720
Fax:843-664-2735
Office Name:Piedmont Regional Office
Address:269 S. Church Street, Suite 309
Spartanburg, SC 29306
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Phone:864-594-4907
Fax:864-594-4923


(Diocese of Charleston)
http://charitiessc.org/
Address:3921 St. John's Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29405
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E-Mail:holeary@catholic-doc.org
Phone:843-308-9361
Fax:843-744-2792
Description:Services of the Coastal Office include: emergency services, Senior Care Liaison Services, Mobile Wellness Clinic, Vision program,Area Agency on Aging Mobile Unit, Early Memory Loss Support group, Community information program and "Bestow a Smile." Please visit website or call for additional information.


(HealthSouth Rehab Hospital of Charleston)
http://www.charlestonamputeesupport.com/
Address:9181 Medcom Street
Charleston, SC 29406
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E-Mail:j.hecht@charlestonamputeesupportteam.com
Phone:843-452-1156, Jane Hecht
843-568-7692, Amber Voss
843-509-0699, Dean Elsey
843-753-3242, Charles Arena
843-820-7777, Jamie Mendez
Description:The CAST group was established at the request of a group of Charleston area amputees. It is designed for the new and the mature amputee. The group was not established to promote any business. It was established to help people better cope with the loss of their limb. Guest speakers, to include medical professionals, are invited to discuss topics which concern members of the group and their families. CAST meets on the first Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital. Refreshments will be provided.
Phone:803-496-5664, Frank Turner


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Charleston Area Support Group of the South Carolina Spinal Cord Injury Association Network Group
Address:Westwood Plaza
1812 Sam Rittenburg Boulevard, Suite 6
Charleston, SC 29407
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E-Mail:aust@musc.edu
Phone:843-863-1165, Ruth Jones
843-792-2605, Richard Aust
Description:Meets the second Tuesday of every other month at 6 p.m. at HASCI (Head and Spinal Cord Injury) Community Opportunities Drop-in Center. Call for more information.


(Charleston Police Department)
http://sc-charleston.civicplus.com/?nid=629
Address:180 Lockwood Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29403
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E-Mail:lyczanym@charleston-sc.gov
Phone:843-720-2473
Description:Provides a direct and confidential line for survivors and victims of domestic violence. Also provides assistance with various needs, including shelter, victim compensation, explaining the criminal justice system and helping with survival tips and safety plans. Community referrals also made.


http://www.charlestonmssupportgroup.org
Address:MUSC, Basic Science Building, Rm 120
173 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29403
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E-Mail:Peggy@charlestonmssupportgroup.org
Description:A self-help group for people with Multiple Sclerosis and their caretakers. Has support groups in Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant and Summerville. Please e-mail or visit Web site for more information.


(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
http://www.ddc.musc.edu/public/supportGroups/IBD.html
Office Name:Gates Research Institute
Address:114 Doughty Street, Room 125
Charleston, SC 29425
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E-Mail:duenasm@musc.edu
Phone:843-876-4262
Description:A support group for those who suffer from Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis and their loved ones. The support group provides a forum for discussing the challenges faced by those living with inflammatory bowel disease.


http://www.dnlcc.org/
Office Name:1061 King Street
E-Mail:lcc@dnlcc.org
Phone:843-723-3600
Fax:843-720-7106
Description:Center works with medical professionals, social workers, and law enforcement to perform forensic medical exams and assessments, to ensure the safety of the of the child, and to provide counseling and treatment to child victims and their families. This agency is an accredited member of the National Children's Alliance.


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Diabetes Education Class
(Franklin C. Fetter Family Health Clinic)
Address:51 Nassau Street
Charleston, SC 29403
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Phone:843-722-4112
Description:This class meets every Wednesday 10 a.m. - noon and 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Please call for more information.


(Trident Health System)
http://tridenthealthsystem.com/calendar/index.dot
Office Name:Trident Medical Center
Address:9330 Medical Plaza Drive
North Charleston, SC 29406
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Phone:843-797-4933
Description:This group meets in Classroom A of Trident Medical Center. Members share experiences about living with diabetes. The group is led by a certified educator and features guest speakers. The group meets on the first Monday of the month 6:30pm - 7:30pm. The group does not meet in January, July and September due to holidays. Please call for more information.


Diabetes Support Group
(Lowcountry Senior Center)
Address:865 Riverland Drive
Charleston, SC 29412-3107
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Phone:843-762-9555
Description:The support group meets the fourth Tuesday of every month. Call for further information.


http://www.dsalowcountry.org/
Address:P. O. Box 2275
Mount Pleasant, SC 29465
E-Mail:DSALowcountry@gmail.com
Phone:843-553-3725
Fax:843-471-2996
Description:DSAL is a private, non-profit organization devoted to promoting an environment which fosters the growth and development of people with Down syndrome to enable them to achieve their full potential. The organization offers respite programs, support programs such as Moms' Night Out and Youth Group, social events, resources, and educational opportunities. It is an affiliate of the National Down syndrome Congress and the National Down Syndrome Society.


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East Cooper Caregiver Support Meeting
Office Name:All Saints Lutheran Church
Address:2107 Highway 17 North
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466
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Phone:843-810-5576
Description:Support meetings are to bring individuals together to share common issues, concerns, problems and solutions that may arise during the course of providing care for someone with Alzheimer's disease or a related memory disorder. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, 9:30 - 10:30pm.


http://www.family-corps.org/home
Address:1285 Avenue G
The Navy Yard at Noisette
North Charleston, SC 29405
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E-Mail:info@paofsc.org
Phone:843-747-0480
800-326-8621 Toll Free
Fax:843- 747-0890
Description:FamilyCorps, formerly Parents Anonymous of South Carolina, is a private, confidential nonprofit organization that works to prevent child abuse and neglect by strengthening families through a statewide network of community based mutual support groups for parents and caregivers. There is also a listing and contact information of Parents Anonymous chapters in the state.


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Glaucoma Support Group
(Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC))
Office Name:Storm Eye Institute
Phone:843-792-4735
Description:This support group meets quarterly and is for those who have glaucoma, their family and friends. Call for more information.


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