Support Groups

  • Adult Grief Support
    A sharing time for anyone in the community who is grieving the death of a loved one. For more information please call (256) 650-1212 or visit Hospice Family Care.
  • Bariatric Support Group
    Bariatric support group for gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric band patients meets monthly. For more information visit the Center for Surgical Weight Loss.
  • Caregiver's Support Group
    Meets every Thursday from 1 - 2 p.m. at Hospice Family Care. Open to those taking care of a loved one who is terminally or chronically ill. For more information please call (256) 650-1212 or visit Hospice Family Care.
  • Children's Grief Support
    A sharing time for children ages 3-18 who are grieving the death of a loved one. Groups are offered according to the age of the child in order to provide age-appropriate support. For more information please call (256) 650-1212 or visit Hospice Family Care.
  • H.O.P.E. (Helping Other Parents Endure)
    Meets Thursdays from 5:30 - 7 p.m. at Hospice Family Care. Open to any parent who has suffered the death of a child. For more information please call (256) 650-1212 or visit Hospice Family Care.
  • Lilies of the Valley
    Meets the last Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the Clearview Cancer Institute. Open to all ovarian cancer patients and survivors. Family and support members meet at the same time but in a separate breakout group. For more information please call (256) 880-7366 for more information or visit Lilies of the Valley.
  • Mended Hearts
    A national nonprofit organization affiliated with the American Heart Association. Volunteers have been offering the gift of hope to heart disease patients, their families and caregivers for more than 50 years. Volunteers get involved at Huntsville Hospital by offering services to heart patients through visiting programs, support group meetings and educational forums. Their mission is to "inspire hope in heart disease patients and their families." For more information visit mendedheartshsv.org or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Resolve Through Sharing (RTS) Bereavement Program for Pregnancy and Infant Loss
    The RTS program is designed to provide support to families who are grieving the loss their baby through miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn death. The support group meetings are a self-help tool, not a therapy group. There is no fee. Parents are welcome to come as often as needed. Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month from 7 - 8:30 p.m. at Huntsville Hospital Dowdle Center, Room 131. For more information call (256) 265-7440 or (256) 265-7286.
  • Bereavement Care Program
    Huntsville Hospital offers support and bereavement care to those who have lost a loved one in one of our facilities. We recognize the importance of not only caring for our patients during their time with us, but we also want to care for the patients’ family members. For more information call (256) 265-CARE (2273) or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Breastfeeding Mothers Group
    Meets every Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Women’s Pavilion, 910 Adams Street, Room 120 A. Breastfeeding mothers will benefit from the unique fellowship, support and encouragement that can only be given by other breastfeeding moms. For more information call at (256) 265-7285.
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