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Support Groups

Sturdy Memorial Hospital offers a wide range of free support groups to meet the health and wellness needs of the communities we serve. In the event of inclement weather, please call the Inclement Weather Cancellation Line at 508-236-8025 to see if a program has been canceled.


Breastfeeding Support Group

Meets every Tuesday
10 - 11:30 a.m.
Michael J. Poissant Clinical Education Center
For more information, call Nursing Administration at 508-236-7151.


Stroke Support Group

Thursday, September 21
11 a.m. 12 noon
Michael J. Poissant Clinical Education Center
For more information, call the Physical Therapy Department at 508-236-7380.


Breathing Club

Tuesday, September 26 and Tuesday, October 31
1 3 p.m.
Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, call the Respiratory Care Department at 508-236-7550.


Diabetes Support Group

Wednesday, September 27 and Wednesday, October 25
7 8:30 p.m.
Conference Rooms A, B & C
For more information, call the Wellness Department at 508-236-7497.


Ostomy Support Group

Wednesday, October 4
7 8:30 p.m.
Auditorium
For more information, call Nursing Administration at 508-236-7166.


Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group

Monday, October 9
6:30 8:30 p.m.
Michael J. Poissant Clinical Education Center
For more information, call Nursing Administration at 508-236-7151.


Lymphedema Support Group

For more information, call the Physical Therapy Department at 508-236-7380.


Multiple Sclerosis Support Group

For more information, call the MS Center at 508-236-7170.


Cancer Support Groups


Breast Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, September 27 and October 25
6 7:30 p.m.
Conference Rooms D & E
For more information, call Ellen Gilbert at 508-236-7015.


Prostate Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, October 4
7 8:30 p.m.
Conference Rooms A, B & C
For more information, call the Oncology Department at 508-236-7010.


Friends and Family of Patients with Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, October 11
5:30 6:30 p.m.
Conference Room A
For more information, call the Oncology Department at 508-236-7010.


Cancer Support Group

Tuesday, October 17
7 8:30 p.m.
Conference Rooms A, B & C
For more information, call the Oncology Department at 508-236-7010.