Support Groups

Advance Directives – First Wednesday of every month from 1:30 to 2:30 PM in the Huggins Hospital Café. Contact Shirley Bentley at (603) 569-3714.This program is held at Huggins Hospital but is provided and coordinated by an outside group. Please call the contact listed for more information.

Alzheimer’s Support Group – Third Wednesday of every month from 1 to 3:30 PM in the Medical Arts Education Center. Contact Pat Lovering at (603) 569-4690. This program is held at Huggins Hospital but is provided and coordinated by an outside group. Please call the contact listed for more information.

Cancer Support – “Woman to Woman” – Second Monday of every month from 7 to 8:30 PM in the Huggins Hospital Adult Day Program room. (Use the back Medical Arts parking lot and enter through the door marked "Adult Day Program.") Woman to Woman is for women with all types of cancers and at all phases of the treatment and healing process - from the newly diagnosed to the long-term survivor. Contact: Kitty Hammond at (w) 603-569-1996 or (h) 603-544-2600. This program is held at Huggins Hospital but is provided and coordinated by an outside group. Please call the contact listed for more information.

Grief Support Groups/Bereavement Support Groups

Central NH VNA & Hospice is offering these Support Groups in Wolfeboro.

"Living With Grief" is open to adults who have suffered the death of a loved one and is a safe place to connect, learn about grief and share ways to cope. To register and obtain locations, please call or e-mail Hospice Bereavement Coordinator Dan Kusch at 603.524.8444, ext. 2390 or DKusch@centralvna.org.

"Parent Circles" is a circle of support for parents who have suffered the death of a child at any age to any circumstance. To register or for more information, please call or e-mail Hospice Bereavment Coordinator Dan Kusch at (603) 524-8444, ext. 2390 or DKusch@centralvna.org.

"First Step/Next Step" The group brings together adults who are newly bereaved or new to groups with participants from past groups. To register or for more information, please call or e-mail Hospice Bereavment Coordinator Dan Kusch at (603) 524-8444, ext. 2390 or DKusch@centralvna.org.

Hospice Grief Recovery Group – Contact (603) 524-8444 for time and place of meeting.

Meals on Wheels – For more information or to request an enrollment package, call (603) 515-2043, fax (603) 515-2044 or write to:

The Greater Wolfeboro Meals on Wheels
PO Box 453
Wolfeboro, NH 03894

Parkinsons Support Group – Second Monday of every month from 1 to 3 PM in the Medical Arts Education Center. This is a Huggins Hospital Support Group organized by hospital employees with informational speakers provided for most meetings. Contact Kelly Rogers, Director of Rehabilitation and Diagnostic Services at (603) 569-7565.