News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 18, 2013

Support groups: September 18, 2013


TERRE HAUTE — Vigo County

• GriefShare Support Group meets 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at World Gospel Church, 900 Gardendale Road. Classes are free and include discussion and video seminar. Childcare available upon request. Opportunity to meet others with similar experience, and feelings of loss. Call Jean Kokoska at 765-569-0542 or the church office at 812-877-2075 for details.

• Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Beech Street conference room, Hux Cancer Center, 1711 N. 61⁄2 St. For more information, call Mary Ryan at 812-535-2587.

• National Alliance on Mental Illness, Wabash Valley affiliate, for improving the lives of people afflicted by serious and persistent mental illness, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Memorial United Methodist Church, 2701 Poplar St. Call Betty Porter at 812-877-9950.

• Low Vision Support Group, 10 to 11:30 a.m. today, Westminster Village Media Center, 1120 Davis Drive; for those dealing with vision loss and their families, friends and caregivers; featuring Michelle Graham from the Area Agency on Aging, with Medicare updates and scams; information 812-298-9455, ext. 205, or 812-4633.