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. A second stroke support group meets (most) 4th Wednesdays at 1PM.
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
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
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