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.
Afternoon All Losses
Open to all those who have lost someone special, however recent or long ago. Come share support and resources.
2nd Tuesday of the Month 1:00- 2:30pm at the Jerusalem Lutheran Church (733 Ridge Road, Sellersville, PA)
Peer support for drug and alcohol problems. For more information call 215-923-7900
Sundays, 7 pm at the Community Education Center located directly behind hospital
Bariatric Support Group
Join a group of nutrition, exercise and behavioral specialists, as well as fellow bariatric patients, in a supportive setting to help you stay on track along your weight-loss journey. Register here. For more information, call 215-453-3400.
1st Tuesday of month, 5:00 pm-6:00 pm GVH Sellersville Outpatient Center
Bereavement Support Groups
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.
4th Friday of month – 9 am Franconia Heritage Restaurant (508 Harleysville Pike, Souderton, PA 18964)
Breastfeeding Support Group
Breastfeeding is an important source of key nutrients infants need in their first year. It can be difficult at times, but you are not alone. Led by a Lactation Consultant, you will learn about feeding yourself and your child, expressing and freezing breast milk, and more. Recommended for mothers post-birth. Babies are welcome and a scale will be available to check their weight and progression. A different topic will be covered at each session. More informantion here.
2nd Friday of the month, 1:00-2:30 pm at the Community Education Center located directly behind hospital
Building the Family : Teen Parent Support Group
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. By Child, Home & Community (CHC). For more information, call 215.348.9770.
3rd Thursday of month – 7:00- 9:00 pm Grand View Health Community Education Center (located directly behind hospital)
Survivorship Circle (Cancer Support Group)
For patients, their families and caregivers dealing with a cancer diagnosis. For more information, call 215-453-3223
1st Tuesday of month, 4:00- 5:00 pm Grand View Hospital, Radiation Oncology Conference Room
Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA Support Group
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.
June 25th, September 14th & November 12th of 2015, 6:30 pm Grand View Hospital, Conference Room A- 2nd floor
Open to all who a lost a loved one. We welcome your presence and story. Come together with us in sharing support and resources.
3rd Wednesday of month – 6:30 – 8:00 pm in the Gathering Room of the Sellersville Outpatient Center (915 Lawn Avenue, Sellersville, PA)
How We’re Believed to Grieve
This group provides participants the opportunity to analyze and discuss how different forms of media such as books, movies, music, and documentaries portray the grieving process.
2nd Wednesday of month – 5:00 – 7:00 pm in the Gathering Room of the Sellersville Outpatient Center (915 Lawn Avenue, Sellersville, PA)
Infant Bereavement Services
For persons who have experienced the loss of an infant through miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death. For more information, call 215-453-4902 2nd Tuesday of month – 7:30-9 pm Surgical Short Stay Waiting Room, 2nd floor of Grand View Hospital
Introduction to Grief
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.
3rd Tuesday of month – 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. Grand View Hospital, Conference Room A- 2nd floor
For families and friends of and people with multiple sclerosis For more information, call 215-453-4300
1st Monday of month, 7:30-9:30 pm (weather permitting) Cafeteria, 2nd floor of Grand View Hospital
For those widow/widowers who are looking for continued support through and even after the 2nd and 3rd year of their loss.
4th Tuesday of month – 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. Conference Room A, 2nd floor of Grand View Hospital
For those women who have lost a spouse and are seeking support in a social context.
2nd Friday of month – 11:00 a.m. at O’Grady’s Restaurant (714 Route 113 , Souderton PA 18964)
Young Adult Grief Support Group
Open to young adults (past high school age) who are grieving the death of a loved one. For more information, call 215-453-4149
Every other Thursday, 6:30-8 pm Sellersville Outpatient Center