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 two seperate Support Groups in Wolfeboro starting in June of 2018.

The first is the "Grief Support Group" for adults. This group meets on Tuesdays from 2 - 3:30 PM and runs from June 19 until July 31. It is a discussion group for adults who have lost a loved one at any age to any circumstance. It offers a weekly space to connect, learn about common grief experiences, discuss ways of coping with loss, and gain support of others in a safe, caring environment. To register and obtain locations, please call or e-mail Hospice Bereavement Coordinator Dan Kusch at (603) 524-8444 or DKusch@centralvna.org.

The second is the "Parent Circle" for parents grieving a child. This group meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month starting June 26. Meetings are from 6 - 7:30 PM at First Congregational Church, 115 South Main St., Wolfeboro. The non-religious group offers support for parents who have lost children at any age to any circumstance. All are welcome. To register or for more information, please call or e-mail Hospice Bereavment Coordinator Dan Kusch at (603) 524-8444 or DKusch@centralvna.org or e-mail Rev. Gina Finocchiaro at revginaf@gmail.com.

Hospice Grief Recovery Group – Contact Pam Littlefield at (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.