Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern Pennsylvania offers a support group to give victims of domestic violence the
Observer-Reporter - 10/6/2017
Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern Pennsylvania offers a support group to give victims of domestic violence the opportunity to tell their story. Support groups are free and confidential. Call 724-223-9190 in Washington; 724-852-2463 in Greene County; and 724-439-9500 in Fayette County. For more details, call 800-792-4000.Healing Autistic Loved Ones meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at Puzzles 'n Play Child Care Center, 6381 National Pike, Grindstone. For more information, call Kim and Joe Elayzara at 724-245-8489.Alzheimer's & Dementia Support Group meets from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at 89 W. Fayette St., Uniontown. For more information, call Darla at 724-434-5433.Grandparents and Relative Caregivers Support Group meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at the Care Center, 75 E. Maiden St., Washington. Free food and child care are available. To register, call 724-489-8082, ext. 4646.DUCKS, a grandparents support children's rights group, meets at 7 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month at Ohio Valley Medical Center. For more information, call Mary at 304-280-5221 or visit http://www.ovmc-eorh.com/.There is Hope, an addiction recovery ministry, meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at Malden Christian Fellowship, 343 Old National Pike. For more information, call 724-434-4597 or 734-785-3042.Crohn's and Colitis Support Group meets at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of the month at Peters Township Library, study room 1. For more information, visit www.CCFA.org.Neighborhood Memory Café, a free monthly gathering for individuals who experience memory problems and their caregivers, is held from 1 to 3 p.m. the first Saturday of each month at St. David's Episcopal Church, Peters Township. To learn more, visit www.sites.google.com/site/neighborhoodmemorycafe or email Sue Schmidt at email@example.com.Southwestern Pennsylvania Marine Support Group meets at 7 p.m. the last Monday of each month at King's Restaurant in North Versailles. For more information, visit www.swpausmc.org or call Joanie at 724-823-0078.NAMI of Mon Valley Belle Vernon/Irwin Support Group for family members of adults with mental illness meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month (except July and December) at First United Methodist Church, Belle Vernon, and 7 to 9 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month (except July and December) at West Hempfield Presbyterian Church, Irwin. For more information, call 724-872-2186 or 412-596-5071.Parkinson's Support Group meets from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. the first Friday of each month in the Washington Hospital Community Room. For more information, call John Thomas at 724-745-1409 or David Von Hofen at 412-365-2086.La Leche League of Canonsburg-Cecil meets at noon the second Tuesday of each month. For meeting site or more information, call Kate at 724-941-2370.Washington Health System Breast Cancer Support Group meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the third Tuesday in January, March, May, July, September and November at the Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Center, Conference Room C, 240 Wellness Way, Washington. Parking is free. For more information, call 724-250-6034.
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