Adoptive Family Gathering 508-693-7900, x283.
Arthritis Support for Young Adults firstname.lastname@example.org.
Baby’s First Year 508-693-7900, x283.
Brain Injury Support 3rd Wed., 10 am–12 noon, Mashpee Public Library. 508-274-4636; email@example.com.
Caregivers Support Group 1st, 3rd Thurs., 10:30 am–12 noon, MV Community Services, Oak Bluffs. 508-693-7900 x217.
Codependency Group Tues. starting May 14, 5 and 7 pm. 508-693-7435.
Community Action Committee Cape and Islands 508-771-1727.
Community Partnerships for Children VACCP 508-696-6568, x18.
CONNECT to end violence 24-hour assistance to survivors of domestic/sexual violence. 508-696-SAFE (7233). Confidential support group for those who have survived an abusive relationship. Every Wednesday through April 15, from 5 to 6:30pm. Contact Sara Leandro sleandro@mvcommunityservices.
CORE Support Group Meets Fridays 1 – 2:30 pm at Hillside Village. For people 55 and older. Topics of discussion include earliest childhood memory, first day of school, family life, adolescence, the Depression, World War II and adulthood. Free. 508-693-7900 x212.
Crohn’s and Colitis Support 508-696-0045.
Daybreak Clubhouse of Martha’s Vineyard Community Services, 508-696-7563.
Depression Peer Support Group Wed. and Sun., 5 pm, Andersen Room, Grace Episcopal Church, Vineyard Haven. 508-693-0332.
Diabetes Support 508-696-4205.
Do You Have a Narcissist in Your Life TBD. Learn coping skills. Call for information: 774-563-0540.
Eating Disorders Anonymous Wednesday @5 pm weekly St.Andrews church parish hall Summer and Winter Streets, Edgartown. 508-627-5330
Elder Services Mon.–Fri., 508-693-4393.
Elder Services 800-AGE-INFO (243-4636).
Fibromyalgia Support Group 4th Wed. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their Facebook page MV Fibromyalgia Support Group for details.
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Fenway Community Health Ctr.: 888-340-4528; peer listening line, 800-399-7337.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Group: MV Community Services Family Center in collaboration with the Island Wide Youth Collaborative. Information about trends and issues facing grandparents raising grandchildren are shared over coffee and discussion. The group takes place the second Saturday of every month from 10:00-11:30am at the MV Family Center located at 35 Greenwood Ave. in Vineyard Haven.
Infertility Experience 508-693-7900, x283.
La Leche League of M.V. Breastfeeding education & support. email@example.com; 774-521-4486.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 800-955-4572.
Mediation Program 508-693-2999.
Memory Support Group Weds. 9:30-11 am or 11 am-12:30 pm, Featherstone. 508-627-4368 x15, or 508-498-1948.
Mental Illness Support Group 3rd Wednesday of the month, IWYC building at MVCS from 6 to 7:30 pm. Contact Daryl 508 627 5249 or firstname.lastname@example.org; 1st Sunday of month, Daybreak Clubhouse, Vineyard Haven, 6-7:30 pm, Contact Peggy or Fenton 508-693-5872 or email@example.com.
MV Cancer Support Group Weekly meeting Wednesdays, 12 pm Hebrew Center, Vineyard Haven. 508-627-7958.
MV Prostate Cancer Support Group Meets the third Wednesday of every month at 4pm,Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Building C in Conference Room 1. Alan Ganapol 914-318-1477.
MV Horse Council 2nd Thurs., 6:30 pm, Ag Hall, West Tisbury. mvhorsecouncil.org.
MV Lyme Support Group 1st Wed., 6:30 pm, Howes House, West Tisbury. 508-693-1846.
MV New Thought Cheryl Burns, 508-693-8214.
MV Republican Club call for meeting info: 508-627-8508.
MV Threshold Choir Cheryl Burns, 508-693-8214; thresholdchoir.org.
NAACP M.V. 3rd Sat., 11 am, OB Council on Aging. 508-696-5785.
OCD Interested in starting group. 508-645-9206.
Orcas Special Olympics Swim Team Free aquatics program for ages 8 and up at YMCA. Wed., 4-4:30 and Fri. 1:15-2pm 508-696-7171 x115.
Parents’ Advisory Committee 508-693-7900, x288.
Parents Who Lost Child to Suicide Suzy deLancey, 508-693-8315.
Parkinson’s Support 508-693-2896.
Peer Support Group for People Who Are Coping with Mental Illness 2nd & 4th Sun., 6 pm, Martha’s Vineyard Community Services’ Daybreak Clubhouse, Woodland Center, Vineyard Haven. 508-560-1609.
Postpartum Depression 508-693-7900, x283.
Pregnancy Loss 508-693-7900, x283.
Ripple Group for Loved Ones of Substance Abusers Thursdays from 5:30-7 pm at Martha’s Vineyard Community Services’ Island Counseling Center. 508-693-7900 x375.
Salvation Army 774-563-9436.
Spirituality/Mental Health Sydney Banks DVD with Annika Schahn. 508-560-3206.
Stroke Support The Anchors, Edgartown. 508-627-4368 x15.
Support Group for Families and Friends of Persons with a Mental Illness 1st Sun., 6 pm, Martha’s Vineyard Community Services’ Daybreak Clubhouse, Woodland Center, Vineyard Haven; 3rd Wed., 6:30-8 pm, M.V. Hospital, Oak Bluffs. 508-627-5249.
TBI Support 508-696-9481.
Transgender Support Group for adults and youth of all ages who are in any stage of the process of transitioning from their assigned gender to their affirmed gender. The aim of the group is to provide a safe space where members have the opportunity to discuss their experiences and concerns in a confidential setting while developing a support system. Topics of discussion may include: Exploring challenges of transitioning; Inquiries related to the process of transitioning and the available resources; Experiences of transphobia. Anyone who is interested in joining the support group, should meet with the group coordinator, Rikki, prior to attending their first group. For questions and to schedule an initial meeting, please call Rikki Pashen, Psy.D. at 508-693-7900 x241.
Vision Support 508-627-4368.
Waiting To Adopt 508-693-7900, x283.
Women Empowered 508-696-8880.
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) 508-693-1299; Cape Cod WIC (HCSM): 800-942-2445.
Your Hebrew Name & Your Primordial Essence Forming exploration group with Dr. Yosef Glassman. firstname.lastname@example.org.