CANCER SUPPORT GROUPS
Hearts of Hope Cancer Support Group meets the last Tuesday of the month from 6:30 to 8:00pm. This group is
for adult cancer survivors. Call 828.732.6054 or email
Cancer Support Group for more information.
OTHER SUPPORT GROUPS
The Pregnancy Loss Group of Catawba Valley meets on the 4th Thursday of each month at 6:00pm at the Catawba Valley
Behavioral Health building on 1st Avenue NW in uptown Hickory. For more
information call 828.695.5900 or email
Bariatric Surgery Support Group A support group/education session for Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy
patients from 6:00pm to 8:00pm the first Monday of each month. No pre-registration
required. Call 828.326.2082 or
email Libby Shaver for more information.
Stroke Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 5:00 to 6:00pm in the CVMC
Outpatient Rehabilitation lobby. Open to stroke survivors, family members
and caregivers. For more information, please call 828.326.7174 or
email Heather Bissell.
The Better Breathers Club meets every other month on the first Thursday from 1:00 to 2:00pm at the
Wellness Center meeting room beside the Outpatient Rehabilitation Building
on the CVMC campus. It is designed to educate patients, their family members
and those in the community who struggle with COPD. For more information, please
email Tina Brannon or call 828.326.7137.
Heart Failure Support Group: Turning Failure Into Success – meets every three months on the first Tuesday from 5:30 to 6:30pm
at the Health First Center located at 3509 Graystone Place, Conover, North
Carolina, 28613. Come and learn how to successfully manage lifestyle changes
to promote better living with heart failure! Program is free! All of those
living with heart failure, their family members and caregivers are welcome
to attend! For more information, please
email Amber Hice or call 828.326.3997.