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Calera Area Support Group
Calera Public Library
9700 Hwy. 25
Calera, AL 35040
November 7, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
For more information, please contact Support Group Leader Jo Ann Bokenkamp
Phone: (334) 730-1363
Assistant Support Group Leader: Clarissa Hallowell
Florence (Telephone Support)
Contact: Sarah Logan, 256-332-0048
Support Group Leader: Marcella Scruggs, 256-323-0715, firstname.lastname@example.org
Meetings are held at 4900 Meridian Street, Morrison Building, Room 101-A, Huntsville, AL 35762
Meetings go from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. For information and direction, please call 256-323-0715.
Alaska (Telephone Support)
Contact: Sherry Furlong, 907-224-2520, email@example.com
Mohave Valley (Bullhead City) Support Group
Support Group Leader: Carol Hayward, 928-768-9323, firstname.lastname@example.org
Southern Arizona (Tucson) Support Group
Casas Adobes Congregational Church
6801 N. Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85704
Park in the East lot, off of Oracle Road
Support Group Leader: Pat Gould, (after 1:00 p.m.) 520-742-0199, email@example.com
Support Group Leader: Matty Heenan 520-749-4709 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Please join us on the 2nd Tuesday of the Month from 1:00 - 3:00pm. Check below for the dates.
No Meeting in June
No Meeting in July
No Meeting in August
November Holiday Party, date and time to be determined.
For more information please contact Pat Gould at: (520) 742-0199
Next meetings are:
- September 24
- October 22 for annual Potluck
- January 28
We meet on the 4th Saturday of most months (summer off)
We meet at Arrowhead Hospital in the Palo Verde Conference Room (North of Walgreens, South side of Hospital), 18701 N. 67th Ave., Glendale, AZ.
Directions: North of Union Hills on 67 Ave, you’ll see main Entrance to Abrazo’s Arrowhead Hospital – Turn right – go around right by Endoscopy entrance - Park – walk to double door entrance south of Endoscopy bldg, go in – Room to right
Please email us or call between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. with any questions. Thank you
Benton Support Group
Support Group Leader: Pam Ray, 501-778-8737, email@example.com
Fresno Support Group
Call for next meeting
Fig Garden Library, Fig Garden Meeting Room
3071 West Bullard Ave, Fresno, CA 93711
Contact: Mary Huckabee
Phone: (209) 852-2870
Palo Alto Support Group
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2nd Saturday of each month
We will be meeting Saturday October 24 instead of Oct 10. Oct 10 is Columbus Day weekend.
The Palo Alto Medical Foundation, 2nd Floor, Room N2 Conference Room,
795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto Ca 94301
Contact: Rachel Ho
Phone: (415) 606-5213
Santa Rosa Support Group
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., fourth Saturday of every month. There are no meetings in July, November or December.
Vintage Brush Creek (Vintage Senior Living),
4225B Wayvern Dr., Santa Rosa, Calif. (Note: Building B is on the right when you pull into the parking lot. Take the stairs or elevator to the second floor and follow the signs.)
Contact: Cathy Eddy
Phone: (707) 538-9193
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Turlock Support Group
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Call for next meeting date
Raley’s Store, 2900 Geer Road, Turlock, CA
Contact: Mary Huckabee
Phone: (209) 852-2870
- Southern California (Note: The Greater San Diego Chapter is now a part of the Southern California Chapter)
Learn more about support groups in Colorado from our chapter.
Learn more about support groups in Connecticut from our Tri-State Chapter.
Learn more about support groups in Washington D.C. from our chapter.
Learn more about support groups in Delaware from our Delaware Valley Chapter.
If you live in southeast Florida, learn more about support groups from the Southeast Florida Chapter. For other areas of Florida, look below:
Support Group Leader: Jeffrey Severino, 863-452-2968, firstname.lastname@example.org
Scleroderma Support Group of Volusia County (Florida)
Meeting location: Coronado Community United Methodist Church, New Smyrna Beach, FL, Room 109
Meeting Dates: 2nd Sunday every other month: April, June, August, October, December, February
Time: 2 p.m.
Contact for directions, info: Eileen Savell, 386-689-4431, email: email@example.com
Jacksonville Florida Support Group
Meetings take place at The Salem Centre, 7235 Bonneval Road, Jacksonville, FL 32256
Meeting Dates: Meetings will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 3 p.m. on the following dates in 2016: Jan. 9, Feb. 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12, and Dec. 10.
Support Group Meeting: 5/14/16 (added guest speaker)
Lead Speaker: Diane Fisher
Guest Speaker: Dr. Bruce Glickman, D.C.
Topic: Natural Solutions - Ease The Stress of Daily Living On The Body
Support Group Meeting: 6/11/16 (celebration/ room change)
Theme: Celebration of LIFE!
Official Color: Teal
Topic: Scleroderma Awareness Month
Location: Liberty Room, Salem Centre
For more information please contact:
Margherita Palmisano, 904-300-4400 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Lady Lake Scleroderma Support Group
Support Group Leader: Jean Clark, 352-753-9500
Central Florida Support Group (Orlando Area)
Meetings take place at Exit Realty Office
401 S. Rosalind Ave.
Orlando, Florida 32801
Our next meeting will be January 14 and March 11, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
For more information please contact:
Jan Gura - 1-407-376-3076, JRGura@earthlink.net
Jennifer Scheinberg - 1-407-257-5908, JPScheinberg@gmail.com
Sarasota Area Support Group
Waldemere Medical Plaza, 1921 Waldemere St. Sarasota, Florida, 2nd Floor, Mimosa Room.
Waldemere Medical Plaza is located directly across from Sarasota Memorial Hospital on Waldemere Street.
Support Group Leader: Cindy Grantham-Spears, 941-539-4479, email@example.com
Please contact the Support Group Leader to confirm future meetings.
Meets four times annually, upcoming meeting dates: Sept. 19, 2015, Nov. 21, 2015, Jan. 16, 2016, March 19, 2016
10 a.m. to 12:00 noon the 3rd Saturday of every other month
Tampa Support Group
Support Group Leader: Lynn Goff, 813-995-2700, firstname.lastname@example.org
Our 2016 schedule is as follows, the third Saturday in January, March, May, July and September at 12 noon. The meetings are held at The Shriner's Hospital for Children (on USF campus) 12501 Pine St, Tampa, Florida
Susan Marie Foundation - Scleroderma Support Group Meeting
Time: Last Saturday of every month at 10am
Location: Lakes Regional Library, Rm B, 152900 Bass Rd, Ft Myers
RSVP please, to Sandie at email@example.com.
Learn more about support groups from our Georgia Chapter.
Waipahu Support Group
Support Group Leader: Ken Athans, 904-891-3085, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kaiser Permanente Clinic, 94-1480 Moaniani Street, Waipahu, Hawaii 96797
Conference room B 6:00-8:00pm
Call or email for upcoming dates
Learn more about support groups from our Greater Chicago Chapter.
Central Indiana Scleroderma Self Help Group (TWO LOCATIONS)
North Location - 7250 Clearvista Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46256
#CHN 7250, Visionary Ballpark Conference
This is on the Community Hospital North campus in the 7250 building, second floor
South Location - Community Hospital South, 1402 East County Line Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46227
Conference Rooms 5 & 6
Download a 2016 Support Group Flier >>
Saturday, March 12, North – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 14 - North – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 9 - North – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 10 - North – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 12 - To Be Determined
Saturday, April 9 – South – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 11 – South – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 13 – South – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 8 – South – 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 12 - To Be Determined
Meetings will include time to meet and greet and share stories and information. Some of the meetings will have guest presenters. The atmosphere is informal and later arrivals are welcome.
Contact: Maureen Hays at email@example.com, 317-781-9726
For more information about support groups in Iowa, contact the Heartland chapter.
Manhattan, Kansas Area Support Group
This group meets on the third Wednesday in January, March, May, July, September and November.
For more information, including the current meeting location, please contact support group leader Jamie Lienemann-Stockman, (785) 799-4261 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Topeka Area Support Group
Topeka Shawnee County Library
1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS 66605
Hughes Room #205
First Meeting will be September 14th from 6-8pm
For more information please contact Support Group Leader Emily Morris at 785-215-1236 or email@example.com
Wichita Support Group
Support Group Leader: Sharon Leiker at 316-683-8335, firstname.lastname@example.org
Baton Rouge Support Group
Support Group Leader: Del Anselmo, 225-756-2452 (home) or 225-324-3666 (cell) email@example.com or Rebecca Nugent at 225-270-5590
“The Settlement” Shopping Center
7809 Jefferson Highway
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Starting at 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
Many, Louisiana area Support Group
Beulah Baptist Church
31665 Hwy 191
Many, LA 71449
- March 19----Time and location TBD
- April 2----Time and location TBD
- May 7---- Time and location TBD
- June 11----Time and location TBD
- July 9----Time and location TBD
- August 13----Time and location TBD
- September 10---Time and location TBD
- October 8----Time and location TBD
- November 5---Time and location TBD
- December 3---Time and location TBD
Please contact Support Group Leader Tina Dowden for more info at 936-332-3296 or firstname.lastname@example.org
New Orleans Area Support Group
University Medical Office Bldg. (UMOB)
2025 Gravier Street New Orleans, LA 70112
The meeting dates:
Saturday June 6, 2015
Saturday July 25, 2015 and
Saturday August 22, 2015
For more information, please contact the Support Group Leader Joy Mitchell - email@example.com or 504-301-7737.
Shreveport (Telephone Support)
Contact: Dicy Cary-Cowart, 318-525-1536, firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about support groups in Maine, contact the New England Chapter.
For more information about support groups in Massachusetts, contact the New England Chapter.
For more information about support groups in Michigan, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Minnesota, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Missouri, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Nebraska, contact the Heartland chapter.
Las Vegas Area Support Group
Upcoming Meeting Dates:
Dec. 10, 2016 - new location is Claim Jumper Restaurant, 6629 Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89119 at 11:30 AM. Guest speaker will be Dr. Neil Braunstein, Rheumatologist for Southwest Medical Associates.
For more information about this group, and to confirm meeting dates, please contact Support Group Leader John Holod at 1-702-233-0783 or email@example.com or Pam O’Meara at 1-702-606-9496 or PAMOMEARA@msn.com.
For more information about support groups in New Hampshire, contact the New England Chapter.
For support groups in Burlington/Camden, Warren and Woodbury, contact the Delaware Valley Chapter.
For support groups in Northern New Jersey, contact the Tri-State Chapter.
Albuquerque/ Rio Rancho support group
Sabana Grande Recreation Center, 4110 Sabana Grande Ave. SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(To the right of the buildings front entrance)
The meeting will take place the second Saturday of every month from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
- November 12, 2016 open discussion
- December 10, 2016
- January 14, 2017
- February 11, 2017
- March 11, 2017
For more information, please contact:
at 505-974-9293 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Theresa Johnson at 520-248-2235
For information about support groups in New York, contact the Tri-State Chapter.
Triangle Area Support Group
Support Group Leaders: Teresa Stone, 919-596-0560, m. 919.323.9598, email@example.com or Jane Pahner, 919-969-7676, firstname.lastname@example.org
Bethesda Baptist Church, 1914 South Miami Boulevard, Durham, NC
2017 Meeting Dates
No meeting for December
Fayetteville Scleroderma Support Group
The Fayetteville Scleroderma Support Group meets monthly in the Medical Arts Center at 101 Robeson Street. Scleroderma patients and their loved ones are invited for support and information about the disease. For more information, please contact Support Group Leaders: Donna Thomas (910) 308-9792 and Kim Sublett (910) 237-2390 or via email email@example.com.
For more information about support groups in Ohio, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Oklahoma, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Oregon, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Pennsylvania, contact the Delaware Valley Chapter.
Contact: Manny & Sylvia Quevedo, 787-792-4038, or 787-792-3882, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about support groups in Rhode Island, contact the New England Chapter.
For more information about support groups in South Carolina, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Tennessee, contact the chapter.
For more information about support groups in Texas, contact the chapter.
Park City Utah Support Group
Support Group Leader- April Torres, 435-881-3016, ScleroPC@gmail.com
Upcoming Meeting Dates
For more information, contact April
March 5, 2016 - 2:00-4:00 - Anderson-Foothill Branch Library- 1135 S. 2100 E. Salt Lake City, Utah (Open Table Discussion)
April 4, 2016 - 5:30-7:30 - Glendale Branch Library-1375 S. Concord (1240 W), Salt Lake City, Utah (Guest Speaker)
May 14, 2016 - 3:00-5:00 - This meeting has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.
*Note - No food or drinks in libraries. Bottled water is ok.
For more information about support groups in Vermont, contact the New England Chapter.
Fredricksburg Area Support Group
Support Group Leader: Christine Hamblin, 540-720 -2079, email@example.com
Norfolk (Phone Support)
Contact: Audrey Gutterman, 757-855-5200, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Richmond Area Support Group
Support Group Leaders: Christine Hamblin, 540-720 -2079, email@example.com; Teresa Crumpler, 804-233-5809, firstname.lastname@example.org; or Shirley Hill-Rasberry, 804-329-5223, email@example.com
For more information about support groups in Washington, contact the chapter.
Charleston (Telephone Support)
Contact: Scott Miller, 304-610-2898, firstname.lastname@example.org
Huntington Area Support Group
River Cities Community Church
4385 Route 60 East
Huntington, WV 25705
Thursday, March 7th at 6:30PM in Room 301
Please park in the RED lot
You will see two doors with canopies, use the second door.
For more info contact Karen Baker
Weirton (Telephone Support)
Contact: Sandra Fennych, 304-723-5177, email@example.com
Green Bay/Northeast Wisconsin
Dates/Times: Second Wednesday of every month, 1-3 p.m.
Location: Bellin Health Family Medical & Wellness Center Bellevue
3263 Eaton Road
Green Bay, WI 54311
Support Group Leader: Valarie Hutchison
Support Group e-mail address:
Dates/Times: Third Saturday of every month, 10am - 12pm
Location: Froedtert Hospital, 8700 W. Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, Community Conference Room 2 located in the Wisconsin Athletic Club building. Enter building on the 87th Street side and look for Community Conference Room entrance.
Support Group Leader: Britney Helm, Scleromke@gmail.com
For more information about support groups in Wisconsin, contact the Greater Chicago Chapter.
- In Los Angeles: Josephine Battyany, (310) 287-0793
- In NY: Beatriz Nunez, 631-667-2655
- In Puerto Rico: Manny Quevedo, 787-399-4038 (Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm only), firstname.lastname@example.org