Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene and our community partners offer a wide range of support groups for our patients, their family, and friends. Each support group has its own meeting schedule, so please call the group that interests you to speak with the appropriate contact person.
BARIATRIC SUPPORT GROUP
> 1st Tuesday of the month, 5:15-6:15 p.m.
Central Conference Room #3
BRAIN INJURY SUPPORT GROUP
> 4th Tuesday of every month, 6-7:30 p.m.
For more info, call Sandy Forest at (603) 355-9970 or
Cindy Carney after 5:30 pm at (603) 352-6556.
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
> Every Wednesday, 1:00 -2:30 p.m.
For individuals with a diagnosis of cancer. For more info, call Gary Wehrwein, D. Min of MAPS Counseling Services (603) 355-2244 ext. 8103
CANCER TELEPHONE EDUCATIONAL, PROBLEM-SOLVING & SUPPORT GROUP
> Monday-Thursday, multiple times
For patients and families living with cancer. For more info, visit the Norris Cotton Cancer Center’s website or please call toll free (800) 639-6918 to register.
CHESHIRE “BETTER BREATHERS” SUPPORT GROUP
> For anyone with chronic lung disease.
Call for dates and times.
For more info, call Mary Anne Riley at (603) 354-6730.
LEUKEMIA MYELOMA & LYMPHONA SUPPORT GROUP
> 2nd Wednesday of each month, 3:30-5 p.m.
Patients, Family Members, and Friends
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
One Medical Center Dr., Lebanon, NH
For more info, call Maureen Higgins, 1-866-795-9786 or Maureen.firstname.lastname@example.org
PARENT NETWORKING GROUP
> 3rd Tuesday of the month, 12-1 p.m.
Check CMC/DHK info desk for room locations.
Drop-in group for parents of children with complex medical/developmental diagnoses. For more info or to register, call Anna Lake, MDS, (603) 352-1304
PERINATAL LOSS SUPPORT GROUP
> 3rd Thursday of the month, 7-9 p.m.
For more info or if you plan to attend, please call (603) 354-6641
Linda Hakala, RN, RTS Counselor
PROSTATE CANCER EDUCATION & SUPPORT GROUP
> 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m.
This program is facilitated by G. Forrest Quimby, M.D.,
Urologist at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Keene.
Patients and support person are welcome, no reservation required.
Location is the urology practice office, 149 Emerald St Ste J .
For more info, call Urology at (603) 354-5454 ext 6020
> 2nd Thursday of the month (except July and August)
Informal monthly discussion group regarding
diabetes self-care. Group is facilitated by a certified diabetes educator or other qualified individuals. Updates on diabetes care regularly shared at meetings.
For more info call the Diabetes Network Receptionist at (603) 354-6570, Option 3.
TOBACCO FREE OR TRYING TO BE SUPPORT GROUP
> 1st Wednesday of the month, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
North Conference Room #3.
For more info, please call Kate McNally, (603) 354-6513