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Support Groups

Joe Niekro Foundation™ Support Group

We invite patients, family members and caregivers who have been affected by stroke, brain aneurysm, transient ischemic attacks (TIA) or arteriovenous malfunction (AVM) to participate in this support group. The goal is to help patients and family members discuss and deal with depression, returning to society and work, and coping with disabilities. Registration is not required.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Are you home with baby and need support with breastfeeding? Whether it is discomfort while nursing, low milk supply, sleepy babies or pumping to return to work, let us help you overcome common breastfeeding issues. You will gain confidence in breastfeeding through friendship and encouragement. This group is led by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). All moms and babies are welcome, regardless of birth location. NOTE: This group is for post partum moms but pregnant moms are always welcome to attend and learn about and experience breastfeeding first hand. This group will meet on the 2nd floor in the Mike and Beverly Faas Classroom.

Please note that this support group will not meet on Thursday, November 24.

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Parkinson’s Disease is a progressive nervous disorder which can cause a variety of symptoms including difficulty with movement and communication. This support group offers education, support, and resources to patients with Parkinson’s Disease, caregivers and other members of their support team.

Although caregivers/family members are welcome, we request a maximum of one per participant due to space limitations.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Are you home with baby and need support with breastfeeding? Whether it is discomfort while nursing, low milk supply, sleepy babies or pumping to return to work, let us help you overcome common breastfeeding issues. You will gain confidence in breastfeeding through friendship and encouragement. This group is led by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). All moms and babies are welcome, regardless of birth location. NOTE: This group is for post partum moms but pregnant moms are always welcome to attend and learn about and experience breastfeeding first hand. This group will meet on the 2nd floor in the Mike and Beverly Faas Classroom.

Please note that this support group will not meet on Thursday, November 24.

Better Breathers Club

Breathe easier knowing you are not alone. Our Better Breathers Club meets once a month to present educational information and offer support to individuals with chronic lung disease and their families. Registration is required.

Aphasia Support Group

“Aphasia” is difficulty with language affecting the ability to speak and understand speech, as well as reading and writing. It most commonly results from brain injury after stroke. This group is an opportunity for people with aphasia to support each other and practice communication strategies in a supportive environment. Education about aphasia and communication strategies will be provided. Caregivers are also welcome.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Are you home with baby and need support with breastfeeding? Whether it is discomfort while nursing, low milk supply, sleepy babies or pumping to return to work, let us help you overcome common breastfeeding issues. You will gain confidence in breastfeeding through friendship and encouragement. This group is led by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). All moms and babies are welcome, regardless of birth location. NOTE: This group is for post partum moms but pregnant moms are always welcome to attend and learn about and experience breastfeeding first hand. This group will meet on the 2nd floor in the Mike and Beverly Faas Classroom.

Please note that this support group will not meet on Thursday, November 24.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Are you home with baby and need support with breastfeeding? Whether it is discomfort while nursing, low milk supply, sleepy babies or pumping to return to work, let us help you overcome common breastfeeding issues. You will gain confidence in breastfeeding through friendship and encouragement. This group is led by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). All moms and babies are welcome, regardless of birth location. NOTE: This group is for post partum moms but pregnant moms are always welcome to attend and learn about and experience breastfeeding first hand. This group will meet on the 2nd floor in the Mike and Beverly Faas Classroom.

Please note that this support group will not meet on Thursday, November 24.

Joe Niekro Foundation™ Support Group

We invite patients, family members and caregivers who have been affected by stroke, brain aneurysm, transient ischemic attacks (TIA) or arteriovenous malfunction (AVM) to participate in this support group. The goal is to help patients and family members discuss and deal with depression, returning to society and work, and coping with disabilities. Registration is not required.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Are you home with baby and need support with breastfeeding? Whether it is discomfort while nursing, low milk supply, sleepy babies or pumping to return to work, let us help you overcome common breastfeeding issues. You will gain confidence in breastfeeding through friendship and encouragement. This group is led by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). All moms and babies are welcome, regardless of birth location. NOTE: This group is for post partum moms but pregnant moms are always welcome to attend and learn about and experience breastfeeding first hand. This group will meet on the 2nd floor in the Mike and Beverly Faas Classroom.

Please note that this support group will not meet on Thursday, November 24.