Consider attending a support group or private consultation if you or a loved one needs help coping with changes in life or learning about a new diagnosis or existing condition. Support groups and private consultations held at Grand View Health are listed below. See full calendar of support groups here.
Open to all those who have lost someone special, however recent or long ago. Come share support and resources.
Second Tuesday of the month, 1-2:30 p.m. at the Jerusalem Lutheran Church (733 Ridge Road, Sellersville, PA)
Peer support for drug and alcohol problems in the Sellersville area. For more information call 215-923-7900.
To achieve the lifestyle changes needed for lasting success following bariatric surgery, our nutrition, exercise and behavioral specialists can help you stay on track. You’ll have the added support of fellow bariatric patients just like you who understand what it’s like post-bariatric surgery. They’ll inspire and motivate you with tips and share experiences from their own weight-loss journeys. Register here. For more information, call 215-453-3400.
First Thursday of the month, 5-6 p.m. GVH Sellersville Outpatient Center, First-Floor Conference Room
For people who have lost someone important in their lives. Multiple support groups are available. In addition, “Seasonal Workshops” related to holidays and timely issues are offered two to three times each year. For more information call 215-453-4210.
An early morning opportunity to start your day with food and friendship among others who understand your loss.
Fourth Friday of the month, 9 a.m. Franconia Heritage Restaurant (508 Harleysville Pike, Souderton, PA 18964)
Handling a cancer diagnosis is challenging for anyone. It is helpful to process and verbalize with others. This free support group, offered by Grand View Health, provides patients, families and caregivers the opportunity to meet and talk with others who are facing similar circumstances. For more information, call Grand View Health Oncology Social Worker at 215-453-4137.
First Monday of the month, 4-5 p.m. GVH Sellersville Outpatient Center, First Floor, conference room
Each month teen moms and dads come together to share their experiences and to support each other through the challenges of being a teen/young parent. For more information, call Maternity Care Coalition 215-348-9770.
As a caregiver, helping our loved one navigate through a cancer diagnosis has its challenges. Grand View Health offers a free monthly support group to patients and their caregivers. This group provides an opportunity to meet and talk with other individuals who are facing similar circumstances. For more information, call Grand View Health Oncology Social Worker at 215-453-4137.
First Wednesday of the month, 10-11 a.m. GVH Sellersville Outpatient Center, First Floor, conference room
The Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA support group is for parents of children affect by epilepsy/seizure disorder. The goal of this support group is to provide an avenue for parents experiencing similar life events to support, share, and learn in a comfortable and information setting. For more information, call 215-629-5003.
Open to all who a lost a loved one. We welcome your presence and story. Come together with us in sharing support and resources.
Third Wednesday of the month, 6:30-8 p.m. GVH Sellersville Outpatient Center, First Floor Conference Room
For persons who have experienced the loss of an infant through miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death. For more information, call 215-453-4902.
Second Tuesday of the month, 7:30-9 p.m. GVH Chapel, Second Floor, Hospital
Those who are “newly bereaved” are encouraged to attend this one time workshop to help develop better understanding of “normal grief responses.” Listen/share your stories and explore coping strategies with others experiencing loss.
Registration required for Workshop sessions: Please contact Heather Myers, Bereavement Counselor, at 215-453-4398
Third Tuesday of the month, 2:30-4 p.m. GVH Conference Room A, Second Floor, Hospital
This group provides participants the opportunity to analyze and discuss how movies portray the grieving process.
Fourth Monday of the month, 2-4 p.m. GVH Sellersville Outpatient Center, First Floor Conference Room
For families and friends of people with multiple sclerosis. For more information, call 215-529-4758.
Anyone who has had a child will tell you, that while it is an amazing experience, it can be overwhelming at times. Grand View Health’s Parent Support Network is a free community group for new and experienced parents. Sharing your experiences with others builds confidence and that is our goal. Monthly topics are posted online. Your baby and support team are welcome to attend. For more information and monthly topics, click here.
Second Friday of the month, 1-2:30 p.m. GVH Conference Room 1L, First Floor, Hospital
For patients with Parkinson’s who are looking to increase the amplitude of movement to return to a normal gait pattern or return the volume of their voice to a normal level. This group is led by Grand View Health’s Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) BIG® and LOUD® certified therapists.
All are welcome to attend whether you are new to LSVT BIG® and LOUD®, a graduate of the program, recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s or a family member or friend of someone with Parkinson’s.
For more information call 215-453-3248.
Fourth Thursday of the month, 2 – 3 p.m. GVH Sellersville Outpatient Center, First Floor Conference Room
For those widow/widowers who are looking for continued support through and even after the 2nd and 3rd year of their loss.
Fourth Tuesday of the month, 2:30-4 p.m. GVH Conference Room A, Second Floor, Hospital
For those women who have lost a spouse and are seeking support in a social context.
Second Friday of the month, 11 a.m. O’Grady’s Restaurant (714 Route 113, Souderton PA 18964)