St. Elizabeth Healthcare offers support groups in a variety of areas.
Alcohol and Drug Treatment
Al Anon Northern Kentucky
For the most current list of Al Anon meetings in Northern Kentucky, please click here to be redirected to the Al Anon website. For more information on these listings, please call Al Anon Northern Kentucky directly at (513) 784-2444.
Alzheimer's Support Group
This support group is for alzheimer's caregivers and their patients or loved ones who suffer from memory loss. There are two meetings to choose from:
St. Elizabeth Ft. Thomas
Where: Cancer Treatment Center Conference Room
When: 2nd Tuesday of each month, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
For more information, please call (859) 240-5016.
St. Elizabeth Florence
Where: ER Conference Room
When: 4th Thursday of each month, 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For more information, please call (859) 212-5446.
*Please Note: Caregiving for the Alzheimer's patient is available during the meetings. Talk to the group leader about this service.
Caregiver Support Group
This support group meeets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. to learn from professionals on topics such as financial planning, Medicare, and housing alternatives.
For more information, please call (859) 301-5999.
Breast Cancer Support Group
For more information, please call (859) 301-2273
Freshstart Smoking Cessation Program
Freshstart is a FREE 4-week smoking cessation program developed by the American Cancer Society and offered to you by St. Elizabeth Healthcare. This program is designed to help you take charge of your efforts to quit smoking or using other forms of tobacco. Join today and enjoy the benefits of living a tobacco free lifestyle.
Sessions begin August 12 and take place from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
For more information, including location, call (859) 301-5570
Helping Each Other
This group is for women who have been touched by breast cancer. It meets on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
: Cancer Care Center St. Elizabeth Edgewood
For more information, call (859) 301-2273
Look Good, Feel Better
This program is sponsored by the American Cancer Society (ACS) and helps women deal with the physical effects of chemotherapy and radiation.
To register, call the ACS at (800) ACS-2345
Prostate Cancer Networking Group
This prostate cancer support group is sponsored by the Cancer Support Community. It meets on the first Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
: Colonial Heights and Gardens
6900 Hopeful Church Rd.
Florence, KY 41042
To register, call (513) 791-4060
Reach to Recovery
This group offers one-on-one support for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. The American Cancer Society will set you up with a survivor who can help you through your emotional journey.
Fore more information, call the ACS at (800) ACS-2345
Diabetes Patient Support Group
This group is designed for people living with diabetes. It is facilitated by a Certified Diabetes Educator.
When (2014 dates):
July 24, August 28, September 25
Regional Diabetes Center St. Elizabeth Covington
For more information, please call (859) 655-8910
and ask to speak to Janie.
Diabetes Self Management Group
This group is designed to help educate individuals aobut how to best manage diabetes in their day-to-day lives. It meets on the 3rd Thursday of every other month from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Gestational Diabetes Classes
: Regional Diabetes Center St. Elizabeth Covington
For more information or to register, please call (859) 655-8910
St. Elizabeth Healthcare offers a wide range of Grief Support Groups. To learn about these groups, please click here
Northern Kentucky Regional Stroke Support Group
For more information regarding this support group for stroke or brain injury survivors and their caregivers, please click here
Other Support Groups Offered by St. Elizabeth Healthcare
ALS Support Group
Where: St. Elizabeth Hospice Center, Conference Room
South Loop Dr., Edgewwod
The second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm
For more information, call (888) 412-3022
Celiac Support Group
For more information, call (859) 653-5595
Fibromyalgia Support Group
This group meets on the second Wednesday of every even-numbered month from 11:05 am to 1:00 pm.
2014 dates are: February 12, April 9, June 11, August 13, October 8 and December 10
St. Elizabeth Florence, Cafe Conference Room
For more information, please call (859) 657-6099
Find us on Facebook! Search "Fibromyalgia Support Group of Northern Kentucky".
The KY Caregiver Support Program for Grandparents
This group is for grandparents raising grandchildren and is designed to help support the efforts of grandparents with information and services that will benefit and improve their quality of life.
For more information, please call (859) 283-1885
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Northern Kentucky
Nami offers the following groups:
- Family and friends of those with mental illness
- Families of children and adolescents with mental illness (FoCAS)
- NAMI Connection -- Individuals with mental illness
For more information, including group dates, times, and locations, please call (859) 261-4080.
For information on meeting dates, times and location, call (859) 344-9643.
Parkinson's Support Group
This is an activity-driven support group for people with Parkinson's disease as well as their caregivers. It meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Where: St. Elizabeth Ft. Thomas, 5th Floor
For more information, please call (859) 301-5999.