Support Groups

Hospital‑Sponsored Support Groups
All support groups are held in the main hospital unless indicated otherwise.

Adult Children of Alcoholics
12‑step support group for adult children who wish to better understand how the past influences them in the present.
Location: Conference Room 7
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 7 ‑ 9 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous
12‑step support group for persons who desire to stop drinking.
Location: Conference Room 10
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 6 ‑ 8 p.m.

Cancer Support Group for Young Adults (ages 18-45)
A support and educational group for individuals, families and caregivers.
Location: Piute Wellness Home
45534 5th Street East
Lancaster, CA 93534
Date: Group meets 4th Friday of the month beginning March 25, 2016
Time: 2:30‑3:30 p.m.
Contact: Michelle Paez, LCSW at 661‑949‑5194

Gamblers Anonymous
Location: Conference Room 10
Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 7:30 ‑ 9:30 p.m.
Contact: Kelly 661‑733‑4196

Nar-Anon
Support group for families of drug addicts.
Location: Conference Room 101
Date: Every Wednesday
Time: 7 ‑ 8:30 p.m.
Contact: Carol Lowe at 661‑609‑3056

Life After Stroke
A support and recovery group for individuals, families and caregivers.
Location: Conference Room 10, fifth floor
Date: Third Thursday of every month
Time: 6 ‑ 7:30 p.m.
Contact: Aanchal Roy, MSW 661‑949‑5025

Mended Hearts
Support group for persons who had cardiac surgery.
Location: Conference Room 101
Date: Second Saturday of every month
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Contact: Jack Hannum 661‑942‑5547

Palliative Care Support Groups

Joy in Bereavement
Offering support for the difficult journey of pregnancy and infant loss.
Location: Trend Wellness Home at 43057 39th Street West in Lancaster
Date: 2nd Wednesday of each month
Time: 6:30 ‑ 8 p.m.
Contact: Rosalyn Skelton 661‑666‑2423

Antelope Valley Ostomy Support Group
Dedicated to providing education, support and advocacy for people who have or will have intestinal or urinary diversions.
Location: 44105 15th Street West, Suite 201
Date: Every other month (odd numbered months), third Sunday of the month
Time: 2 ‑ 4 p.m.
Contact: Sharon Shirley 661‑949‑5522

Sickle Cell Anemia Support Group
Dedicated to providing education, support and advocacy for those living with sickle cell anemia and their family members.
Location: Conference Room 101
Date: Second Tuesday of every month
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Contact: Jacquelyn Brooks, MSW 661‑949‑5025 or send an email