Support Groups

People Helping Each Other

Wayne Memorial sponsors a diabetes support group and also provides space and administrative help for other support groups, such as Compassionate Friends, a support group for those who have lost children. All groups meet at WMH unless otherwise noted.

Diabetes Support Group, Club 108 – contact Carol Kneier, MS, RD, CDE  (570) 253-8149. Usually meets Sundays as announced.

Compassionate Friends is headed by Sandy Worobey and usually meets on 3rd Wednesdays of the month. (570) 727-2839

Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group – A support group for adult survivors of suicide loss in Wayne and Pike Counties. Usually meets the 4th Thursday of each month from 7pm – 8:30pm. Michelle Valinski (570) 253-9200

Stroke Support Group – Open to individuals, families, caregivers. Meets (most)  2nd Thursdays of every month at 4pm. (570) 253-8731

The Parkinson Disease Support Group – will bring an understanding of the disease process, the medications, services and resources available.  Usually meets 1st Thursday of the month, 6:30pm. (570) 253-8731

ALANON – Tuesdays, 7pm-8pm. (570) 253-8990

Grands Raising Grands – Every other Thursday, 6pm. Allison Pretty-Hopkins (570) 253-5838

Wayne Co. Lyme Disease Support Group – 1st Monday of month, 6pm. Kay Bates (570) 253-1263

Pike Co. Tick-Borne Disease Support Group – 4th Monday of month at Pike County Medical Center, Rte 739, Lords Valley. Ellen Scarisbrick (570) 775-4278

Visit Events for the latest meeting dates.