Support Groups

Alzheimer’s Support Groups

The Alzheimer’s Project offers several family support groups. Respite care is available for all groups. For more information, call the Alzheimer’s Project at 850-386-2778. 

The Alzheimer's Association offers a patient-centered support group for patients with early Alzheimer's, MCI or Dementia. For more information, call 850-408-9984.

Bariatric Support Group

The Bariatric Support Group is open to all people that are overweight and for individuals who have had Bariatric surgery. You do not have to be a patient with the Bariatric Center to attend. The group meets at the Bariatric Center on the second Wednesday of each month from 12 - 1 pm. Call 850-431-5409 for more information.

Brain Injury Support Group

Tallahassee Memorial offers a Brain Injury Support Group for survivors of brain injury, their families and professionals in related fields. The meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in Conference Room A (in the Cafeteria) of Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. For more information, call 850-431-5022.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Milk with Mommy meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30 am - 12 pm (moms can stop by anytime during each session) at A Woman's Place (1301 E. Sixth Ave.). New mothers can bring their babies to a nurturing environment where they can receive information, support and encouragement during their transition as new parents. A lactation consultant is on site as a resource to parents and a baby weigh scale is available for weight checks. For more information, call 850-431-4928.

Cancer Support Group

Meets the second Thursday of every month, 5:30 - 7 pm at Tallahassee Memorial Cancer Center (1775 One Healing Place). Open to all who have had a diagnosis of any type of cancer. For more information call 850-431-4226, press #5 for a navigator.

Depression & Bipolar Support Group

This support group meets every Monday from 7 - 8:30 pm at the Tallahassee Memorial Behavioral Health Center Cafeteria (1616 Physician’s Drive). To learn more, please call 850-431-5160 and leave a voicemail.

Diabetes Support Group

The Tallahassee Memorial Diabetes Center offers a support group for adult patients and their families. Sessions consist of an educational component, discussion and question and answer session. For more information, call the Diabetes Center at 850-431-5404.

Epilepsy Support Group

The Epilepsy Association of the Big Bend offers a support group for people with Epilepsy as well as families and friends. For more information, call 850-222-1777.

Hepatitis Support Group

The Hepatitis Support Group meets the first Monday of each month at 7 pm at the Diabetes Education Center, 1981 Capital Circle, NE 32308. For more information, call 850-443-8029.

Look Good, Feel Better Support Group

The American Cancer Society program helps restore appearance and self image for cancer patients and survivors. Meetings are held every other month at the TMH Cancer Center (1775 One Healing Place - off Surgeons Drive near the intersection of Miccosukee Road). For more information or exact dates, call 850-431-4926.

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group

The Tallahassee Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Support Group is sponsored by the National MS Society and serves as a resource for adults with MS and their caregivers. The group meets the second Saturday of each month (except August) at 2 pm at the Lafayette Park Center (501 Ingleside Ave., Tallahassee 32303). For more information, please call 850-222-8980.

Parkinson’s Support Groups

The TMH Parkinson's Support Group for patients and caregivers meets the second Thursday of each month at 4:30 pm at St. Paul's Methodist Church (1700 N. Meridian Rd.). For more information, please call 850-431-5002. 

The People with Parkinson’s (PWP) Support Group, offered by The Parkinson's Outreach Association meets the fourth Saturday of each month at 10 am - 12 pm at St. Paul’s Methodist Church. For more information, call 850-364-0230.

Spinal Cord Injuries

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital offers a Spinal Cord Injury Support Group for patients and their families. This group meets the second Monday of each month from 6 - 7 pm at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital (1675 Riggins Road). For more information, call 850-656-4868.

Stroke Support Groups

The Tallahassee Memorial Stroke Support Group is for stroke survivors and their families. The meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm at HarborChase Senior Living Community, 100 John Knox Road. A light lunch is provided. For more information, call 850-431-5002.

The Tallahassee Memorial Rehabilitation Center offers a Stroke Wellness program for select patients. This group meets on Mondays at 11 am at Neuro Outpatient Rehab (1609 Medical Drive). For more information, please call 850-431-5164.

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital offers a stroke support group for stroke survivors, caregivers and family members. A light lunch is provided. This group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 11 am at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital (1675 Riggins Road). To learn more, call 850-656-4842.