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Ohio - Support Groups

Franklin County
Support Group Meeting Date/Time Facilitator/Contact
Columbus Grant Medical Center Breast Cancer Support Group   800) 752-9119

Caregivers, "at-risk", HD positive, HD negative, friends, anyone interested who thinks they would benefit from this group. 2nd Thursdays from 7:00pm to 8:30pm Barbra Heiman, Dolores Meeker, Pat Meeker
Central Ohio Huntington's Disease Support Group
1621 Francisco Road
Columbus, OH 43220
Support group for the blind and visually impaired. 2nd Wednesdays
12:00 noon to 2:00 pm
Joyce Cashdollar
Eastside Support Group for Blind/VI
Reynoldsburg Senior Center 1520 Davidson
Reynoldsburg , OH 43068
Support group for the blind and visually impaired 4th Mondays from 1:30 to 3:00 pm Ray O'Neal
Westside Support Group for Blind/VI
Prairie Town Senior Center 4656 W Broad St
Columbus, OH 43228
A support group for the blind and visually impaired 3rd Thursdays from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Denise Villareal
Northside Support Group for Blind/VI
The Vision Center 1393 N. High St
Columbus, OH 43201
Support and training for FACILITATORS of any type of support group. 1st Wednesdays from 7:00 to 8:30 pm Denise Villareal
Support Group Network
2575 Scioto View Lane
Columbus, OH 43228
Children of drug addicted and incarcerated parents Mondays at 6:00 pm and
Saturdays at 3:00 pm at
Columbus Public Library.  Call for exact location.


Yolanda Clarke
Dream Teen USA-CODIP
3779 Weibel Ct.
Columbus, OH 43224
We offer support and resources to Grandmothers raising grandchildren. 3rd Saturdays 3pm to 4pm at the Westerville Library.

Robin Norris
Kinship Support Group
3451 Paris Blvd.
Westerville OH 43081

Social anxiety disorder and agoraphobia 2nd and 4th Mondays 
Nature Ross
Partners in active living (Stepping Out)
15 W 5th Ave
Columbus  OH 43219
Lou Gehrig's Disease - Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis - Open to those living with ALS or who would like to learn more about it. Supportive, non-clinical support group.  2nd Mondays 6-8 PM
Yvonne Dressman, LSW
The ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter
1170 Old Henderson Road, Suite 221
Columbus OH 43220
A Christian support group for those who love someone with mental illness 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 7 p.m. Karen Twinem
Loving Someone with Mental Illness
6000 Cooper Road
Westerville OH 43081
Womens Empowerment Group to assist women with developing appropriate coping skills and setting realistic goals. Participants will have needed skils to change from victims to survivors. 1st and 3rd Saturdays; 10:00 -12:00 noon Barbara Davis, M.Ed., PCC-S
Barbara Davis Counseling Services
193 E. Whittier Street
Columbus OH 43206

Support group for families of mentally ill loved ones.

2nd Wednesdays every month, 5:30 p.m.

Rachelle Martin
NAMI of Franklin County
4500 E. Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43213