April 10, 2010 in Features

Idaho support groups

 

La Leche League of Greater Coeur d’Alene – meets at 10 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month at the Harding Family Center, 411 N. 15th St.; offers mother-to-mother support; Kimberlee, (208) 689-9254; Bonnie, (208) 664-5659; Jolie, (208) 765-4393.

Living Lightly– for those interested in permanently changing fat cells and creating a natural body weight; meets 6-7 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of every month, Shoshone Medical Center, Kellogg; (208) 784-6771.

Mamas and Papas Group – Expectant parents and parents of newborns meet on Wednesdays at 9 a.m. at the Moscow Food Co-op, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow, Idaho, in the co-op deli for conversation and informal talks by experienced parents; (208) 669-0763; e-mail babies@moscowfood.coop.

Man to Man: Prostate Cancer Support Group – meets the first Thursday of every month, 7-9 p.m., Kootenai Medical Center classrooms, 2003 Lincoln Way; (208) 765-5020 or (208) 666-3828.

Mended Hearts Cardiopulmonary Support Group – Meets at 3:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the third floor classroom at the Kootenai Heart Center, 2003 Lincoln Way; (208) 667-0609 or (208) 765-8084.

Mothers of Multiples – meets the second Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., Schneidmiller Conference Room of the Kootenai Medical Center Health Park, 1300 E. Mullan, Post Falls; (208) 666-0699.

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group – meets 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on the second Monday of the month at Life Care Center, 460 N. Gardens Plaza in Post Falls, just West of Walmart; (208) 773-9372.

Narcotics Anonymous – meets Sundays, 7-8:15 p.m., Kootenai Medical Center classrooms, 2003 Lincoln Way; (208) 666-2030.

National Alliance for Mentally Ill Coeur d’Alene – for friends, family and consumers . Meets the second Wednesday of each month, except July and August, 7-9 p.m. in classroom 3 at the KMC Health Resource Center. Information: Joyce Hughett, (208) 664-8485.

National Alliance for Mentally Ill Far North Chapter – Meets the third Wednesday of the month from 6-8 p.m. in the classroom at Bonner General Hospital in Sandpoint. (208) 265-8596. National Stuttering Project, Eastern Washington-North Idaho Chapter – meets the first Tuesday of each month, 7-9 p.m.; (509) 326-0229 or (509) 328-9754.

North Idaho Cancer Support Group – for anyone touched by cancer; 1:30-3 p.m. Wednesdays, Lake City Community Church, 6000 Ramsey Road, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 773-5495.

North Idaho Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Support Group – meets at 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month at Vista Outreach, 127 S. Seventh St., St. Maries; Infant Loss Support Group meets at 7 p.m. in same location on the same day; Liz, (208) 582-1879.

North Idaho Home Educators – meets 1-3:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month, Skate Plaza, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 777-2656.

Overcomers Support Group – for the disabled; Sundays, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Real Life Ministries, RLM2, 1866 Cecil Road, Post Falls; Dave Sims, (208) 704-8409.

Overeaters Anonymous – meets Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., St. Augustine Catholic Center, 628 S. Deakin Ave., Moscow, Idaho; call Melissa, (208) 413-4413.

Panhandle Autism Society Support – Dad’s Support Group meets the second Friday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Parent Support Group meets the third Saturday of the month from 9-10:30 a.m. Adult with Aspergers Support Group meets the third Saturday of the month from 10:30 a.m.-noon at 1323 Sherman Ave., Suite E, Coeur d’Alene. Child care is provided, please call ahead. (208) 704-3698.

Panhandle Meth Rescue/Mothers Against Methamphetamine – meets at 11 a.m. every other Saturday at Camelot Estate Clubhouse, 2150 Guenevere’s Way, Post Falls; Judy, (208) 659-2839 or ApplePieSpice66@verizon.net.

Parents Reaching Out to Parents – for parents of kids with disabilities. Meets Wednesdays, 12:30-2:30 p.m. at Harding Family Center, 411 15th St. (208) 769-1409. www.props.bz.

Parkinson’s Support Group – meets at noon on the second Wednesday of each month at the rehabilitation gym at LaCrosse Health and Rehab, 210 LaCrosse, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 664-2185.

PFLAG – for parents, families and friends of lesbians and gays, a support, education and advocacy group for North Idaho; (208) 666-0187.

Priest River Area Diabetes Support Group – meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Frank Chapin Senior Center, Fourth and Jackson, Sandpoint; (208) 263-0871.

Road to Recovery Debtors Anonymous – Meets Thursdays, 7-8 p.m. at Community Presbyterian Church, 417 William St., Post Falls. (208) 762-9919 or www.spokaneda.org.

SearchLight – for the adoptee, adoptive and birth parents/families; meets the first Thursday of each month, 7 p.m., North Lakes Family Center, 611 Lakeside Ave.; (208) 664-5941.

Sexaholics Anonymous – Meets in Coeur d’Alene: Mondays, noon-1 p.m.; Tuesdays and Fridays, 7-8 p.m.; and Saturdays, 9-10 a.m.; for locations, call (866) 291-0914; e-mail sasandpoint@yahoo.com.

Sexual Abuse and Assault Survivors – meets Tuesdays, 6 p.m., Kootenai Medical Center classrooms; (208) 666-2030.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly in Blanchard – meets Mondays, 8:30-10 a.m. at the Blanchard Community Center, 685 Rusho Road. Call Cherie at (208) 437-0176.


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