Support Groups

Below are a list of support groups sponsored by Waterbury Hospital and other community organizations.
For additional information on area support groups please call your public assistance service at 211.

Adoption/Foster Care 203-759-7000 CALL FOR MEETING SCHEDULE
Children and Families Connecticut, Western Office. Meets at 395 West Main St., Waterbury
Alzhiemer’s Disease Cheshire: 203-272-3547Meriden: 203-235-0181Prospect: 203-758-4431

Southbury-Kensington: 203-267-7100Southbury-Lutheran: 203-264-9135

Waterbury-Village: 203-757-7660Waterbury-Abbott: 203-755-4870

Wolcott: 203-879-8066

Cheshire Elime Park Baptist Home
140 Cook Road
Last Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m.
Meriden Village At Kensington Place
511 Kensington Avenue
Second Wednesday of the at 6 p.m.
Prospect Country Manor Health Care
64 Summit Road
First Saturday of the month at 2 p.m.
Southbury Kensington Green of Southbury
655 Main Street
First Monday of the month at 3:30 p.m.
Southbury Lutheran Home of Southbury
900 Main Street North
Third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m.
Waterbury Village at East Farms
180 Scott Road
First Thursday of the month at 2 p.m.
Waterbury Abbott Terrace Adult Day
44 Abbott Terrace
Second Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.
Wolcott Wolcott View Manor
50 Beach Road
Last Monday of the month at 6 p.m.
American Diabetes Association 800-342-2383 CALL FOR MEETING SCHEDULE
Caregiver & Family Support — NAMI 203-758-5844 Fourth Wednesday of each month from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
The Village at East Farms, 180 Scott Road, Waterbury
For caregivers and family members of those afflicted with mental illness. Hosted by the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
Compassionate Friends Kathy Daisey, 203-723-5067 Second Wednesday of each month. CALL FOR TIME.
Almost Home, 900 Straits Turnpike, Middlebury
For bereaved parents.
Fatherhood: Hangin’ Round with Moses Trent Forest Court Head Start Center, 860-482-5286 CALL FOR MEETING SCHEDULE
Education Connection, Forest Court Head Start Center, 57 Forest Ct., Torrington
Fathering Children Mike Howard, Family Services of Greater Waterbury, 203-756-8317 CALL FOR MEETING SCHEDULE
Family Services of Greater Waterbury, 34 Murray St., Waterbury
Fibromyalgia Kathy Stotz, 203-729-9342 CALL FOR MEETING SCHEDULE
Healthy Hearts

Contact Joyce
at 203-879-3025

The Healthy Hearts Club is open to anyone in the Greater Waterbury area that is interested in learning about reduced risk factors of Heart Disease and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. We incorporate social and educational activities on a monthly basis.     CALL FOR SCHEDULE.
Huntington’s Disease Jackie Quirici at 203-263-7392 or quirici@earthlink.net Audrey Spring at 203-755-0637 or ray-spring@snet.net First Wednesday of each month. CALL FOR TIME.
Waterbury Hospital
Main Building
North 2 Classroom, Second Floor
Manic Depressive and Depression Mental Health Association of Connecticut, 800-842-1501, x.15 CALL FOR MEETING SCHEDULE
Parkinson’s Disease Joan Larose at 860-620-0130 for Cheshire group Margaret Clark at 203-426-5534 for Southbury group Third Monday of each month at 1 p.m. in Southbury
Third Wednesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in Cheshire
CALL FOR MEETING LOCATIONS
Self-Help Network Consultation Center, 203-624-6982 CALL FOR MEETING SCHEDULE
Meets in New Haven.
Spousal/Partner Support — NAMI Beverly Monterosso, 203-274-5841 Third Monday of each month from 7:30 to 9 p.m.
First Congregational Church, 40 DeForest Street, Watertown.
Hosted by the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
SHARE Group Maria Ziello, MSW, LCSW at 203-573-7286 For those who have experienced miscarriage or the loss of an infant/child.
2nd Wednesday of each month from 6-7:30pm in the Conference Dining Room,
2nd Floor at Waterbury Hospital (ask for directions at the Main Desk).