The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 4, 1997 · Page 62
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 62

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Thursday, December 4, 1997
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r. C THE PALM BEACH POST THURSDAY. DECEMBER 4, 1997 15E palm mm cou?oy uviria 1 1 I Support groups "It's At Service With A Smile Bishop Gray Inn ." W; e were attracted to Bishop Gray Inn because the atmosphere was warm, and home-like. The residents were very welcoming, and staff members go out of their way to be helpful. It really creates a good feeling. Without the responsibilities of home-owning, we have a lot of freedom. Meals are enjoyable. And, BRAIN DISEASES Brain Injury Association support group: North Broward Medical Center, 2 1 0 E. Sample Road, Pompano Beach. Third Tuesday of 1 every month, 7 p.m. (954) 786- l 2400. Brain Tumor Association support group: Second and Fourth Thursdays of every month, 7:30 p.m. Boca Raton Community Hospital Education Center, 800 I Meadow Road, Boca Raton. Call Cheryl Shetsky at 393-4 1 1 1 or : Betty Zuckerman at 483-6688. Palm Beach TBI Support Group (Traumatic Brain Injury), meets every fourth Tuesday of every month at Gulfstream Goodwill '. Industries, 1715 Tiffany Drive East we're involved in social activities. We have a bus to take us places when I don't feel like driving. We especially enjoy outings with neighbors to shows, sports events, and shopping. "Then, there's the security of a 24-hour Health Center in the community, if we ever need it. Bishop Gray Inn was the perfect choice." No Entrance or Endowment Fee Monthly Fee Includes All Essential Services Assistance In living Services and 24-hour skilled nursing available. Living provided by Horn Health Services Arrange A Visit Call: 965-5954 1-800-332-5954 GRAY INNS Drive, Lake Worth, FL 33463 t r r rrnt-r: 1 1 1 . Bishop Gray Inns 4445 Pine Forest Drive, Lake Worth, FL Name. Address. City Zip. .Tel( f i I I m 33463 - w PBPEj to I v 'Assistance In To (561) BISHOP 4445 Pine Forest prcd the joy of reading this holiday season. West Palm Beach. Call 833-8421 or 791-2160. Nar Anon for relatives and fnends of addicts. Meets on Wednesdays, 7 p.m. at Spanish River High School in Boca Raton. Call 392-8055 or 483-0544. Narcotics Anonymous, meeting daily and nightly, seven days a week in most communities. for more information call 24 hour hotline 393-0303 or 848-NANA. Parents Support Group: offered by CARP (Comprehensive Alcoholism Rehabilitation Programs), designed to help parents in developing the knowledge and skills necessary for coping positively with themseles and the chemically dependent person in their lives. Meetings are held in West Palm Beach, Greenacres, Stuart, Tequesta, and Belle Glade. Call 844-6400. CYSTIC FIBROSIS Cystic Fibrosis Alliance: Meetings held in various locations. For local information, call Sandy Regan at 791-2098. CROHN'S AND COLITIS Crohn's and Colitis support group to meet third Wednesday of each month at Columbia Hospital, West side of Congress Avenue at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria. Call 683-3414. DEBT Debtors Anonymous Meeting, beginners and over spenders welcome, Sundays, 7:30 p.m. at Unity on Flagler. Call 655-2581. DEAFNESSHEARING LOSS Deaf Service Center of Palm Beach County. Comprehensive services and referrals to deaf and hard of hearing and their families. Offering free volume control telephones to permanent Florida residents who are hard of hearing. The center is also accepting donations for used hearing aids. West Palm Beach: 802-3353. Delray Beach: 278-6444 (voice), 278-1444 (TDD). DEPRESSION Depression and Manic Depression Support Group, meets every Wednesday, 7-8:30 p.m. at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, 3360 Burns Road, Palm Beach Gardens. Call Len at 746-1604 or 575-9787 for more information. DIABETES Diabetes Support Group, Boca RatonDelray Beach Chapter: Whitehall Boca Skilled Facility, 7300 Del Prado S., Boca Raton. First and third Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Call Murray at 392-8505. Diabetes support group: Third Tuesday of every month; 7-9 p.m. Wellington Regional Medical Center, 10101 Forest Hill Blvd., West Palm Beach, 798-8500. DIGESTIVE DISORDERS Crohn's and Colitis Foundation support group meets at 7:30 p.m., the third Wednesday of every month at Columbia Hospital in the Cafeteria, 45th Street and Congress Avenue in West Palm Beach. Call 683-3414 or 391-2929. DISABLED Parent-to Parent of Palm Beach County: A support group for parents of children with developmental disabilities and special needs. Call Jackie Rubenstein at 367-1608 or 863-3310. DIVORCEDFAILED RELATIONSHIPS D.A.S.H. (Divorced And Separated Help, Inc.): self-help group serving the separated and divorced, offering small group discussions, guest speakers, weekly co-ed social activities, and support by other members. Meetings held Mondays and Wednesdays. Call 45 1 -23 1 2 for more information. Genesis...A New Beginning, offers workshops on grieving process, coping skills, and rebuilding for the recently divorced, Sundays, 2-5:30 p.m. Cost: $32, includes materials. Support groups also available for divorced singles, Monday and Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m. For registration contact Elaine at 790-6225. Divorce Recovery Group, 1 18 E. Atlantic Blvd. Suite E-l, Delray Beach, offers different support groups for individuals going through divorce, or have gone through or individuals living a single life. Call Cathy Applegate, Ph. D., ARNP, C.S., P.A. 265-4800. Divorce Recovery Group: 7 p.m., first and third Mondays. Singles Support Group:7 p.m. second and fourth Mondays. Senior Singles Support Group: 10 a.m., first and third Tuesday. Divorce Recovery Support Group, at Congregational Church, 251 SW 4 Ave., Boca Raton. Initial meeting, Dec. 2. Babysitting is provided. Call 395-9255. EATING DISORDERS Eating Disorders Support Group: A Christ centered support group sponsored by the Lutheran Church of Holy Cross, Tuesdays, 6-7:30 p.m. Call Laura at 434-7038 for more information. Eating Disorders Program, meets every Tuesday night from 7:30 -8:30 p.m. includes indiviual and group counceling as well as comprehensive assessment services. Call 479-050 1 for more details. Eating Disorders Support Group, sponsored by the Mental Health Association. Meets every first and third Thursday of the month, 7-8:30 p.m. at 2700 PGA Blvd., Suite 101 in Palm Beach Gardens. Call 624-3515. Food Addicts Anonymous: treats sugar, flour and wheat as a substance that can be abused and uses the 1 2 Step recovery program to change the way you act, think, and feel about food. Meetings available in West Palm Beach and Delray Beach. Call 967-3871 for more information. i. in West Palm Beach. Call Bob Sweet at 848-7200 for more ; information. CANCER ' Cancer in Children Support Group: Kaplan Cancer Care Center, West Palm Beach. First and third Tuesday, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Call Judy I during the day at 844-6300, ext. ' 2910. Coping With Cancer: Comprehensive ; Cancer Center at JFK Medical Center. Tuesdays at 2 p.m. Call ; 642-3900. International Association of Cancer Victors and Friends Inc.: Lantana I Middle School, 1 225 W. Drew St. Fourth Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. Call i Isolde at 798-4536. Living With Breast Cancer Support " Group: Good Samaritan Medical , Center, West Palm Beach. For ; times, call 655-4611. Breast Cancer Support Group: West Boca Medical Center, 2 1 644 State Road 7, Boca Raton. Second Thursday, 7 to 8:30 p.m., 488-; 8000. Breast Cancer Support Group: Boca Raton Community Hospital, 800 ; Meadows Road, Boca Raton. Meets " every Friday, 1 1:15 a.m. to 12:15 : p.m., 393-41 11. Coping With Cancer: Support and ; counseling for cancer patients and I families. Boca Raton Community " Hospital, 800 Meadows Road, Boca ' Raton. Meets at the hospital every '. ', Tuesday, 4-5: 15 p.m. and at Lynn ', ' Regional Cancer Center, Delray " Beach every Wednesday, 3:30-4:45 p.m. Call 393-41 11. Mastectomy Survivors Support , . Group and water excerclse: Rehabilitation Center for Children -; ' and Adults, 300 Royal Palm Way, ' Palm Beach. For information, call Pamela or JoAnne at 655-7266. ;Ovarian cancer support group: Third ; Thursdays of every month, 4-5 p.m. I Boca Raton Community Hospital 1 Education Center, 800 Meadows ; Road, Boca Raton. Call 393-4 111. IProstate Cancer Support Group '. ' '. meets third Wed. of each month, 7 -8 p.m. Meet in Boca East and '. West Room in the cafeteria of the i West Boca Medical Center, 21644 ; : Sate Road 7. Call 1-888-97TENET. "Man to Man prostate cancer '. support group", second '. Wednesday of each month, 5 p.m. at the Jupiter Medical Center, Room ;i 1. Call 748-8740 for more ' ; information. 'Man to-Man" prostate cancer . '. support group, 6:30 p.m. the ' ; second and fourth Thursday each ; month at the Kaplan Radiation ' Center at St. Mary's Medical ' Center, 901 45th Street In West ' ; Palm Beach. Call 650-6240. Pituitary Tumor Support Group: meetings held once a month. Call ; Dan Seaman at 622-8358. ' Prostate Cancer Support Group: Kaplan Cancer Center, West Palm ; Beach. For times, call 655-461 1 . Prostate Cancer Support Group: Comprehensive Cancer Center at 1 ' JFK Medical Center. First Wednesday of month every three months, at 5 p.m. Call 642-3900. Prostate Cancer Support Group: First ', Friday of every month; 7 p.m. l Wellington Regional Medical Center, lOlOl Forest Hill Blvd., j ' West Palm Beach. Call 798-8500. 'Prostata Cancer Support Group: First ; Thursday of every month; 7:30-9 ' p.m. Boca Raton Community ; Hospital Education Center, 800 -' Meadow Road, Boca Raton. Call ' ; 393-4H1. Prostate Cancer Support Group: North Broward Medical Center, 20 1 ' '. E. Sample Road, Pompano Beach. J Meets third Wednesdays of every month, October to April, at 6 p.m. " Call (954) 786-6460. Living With Breast Cancer: " Comprehensive Cancer Center at JFK Medical Center. Second ' Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. '; Call 642-3900. Women's Cancer Support Group: ' Cancer Center, North Broward I Medical Center, 20 1 E. Sample ' Road, Pompano Beach. Meets first ! and third Monday at 10 a.m. I Spanish speaking women's group 1 meets first Monday of each month at 6 p.m. Call (954) 786-6460. CAREGIVERS Support Group for Caregivers of the elderly, sponsored by The Senior Health Center at St. Mary's Medical I Center beginning Dec. 3 and every alternating Wednesday, 2 to 3 p.m. at The Kimmel Outpatient Center, Conference Room B, St. Mary's, 90 1 45th Street, West Palm Beach. Call 882-9137.. XHEMICAL DEPENDENCY Al-anon meetings with chlldcare for . friends and family of alcoholics. , Tuesdays, 10 a.m. at Good i Shepard Methodist Churh. 2341 , S.Military Trail, West Palm Beach. Fridays, 10 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 7 1 7 Prosperity Farms Road, Palm Beah Gardens. Call 478 0335. JACS (Jewish Alcoholics and Chemically Dependent Individuals and Significant Others), Wednesdays, 1 p.m. at Temple i Israel, 1901 N. flagler Drive In Barnes & Noble has 150,000 ways to say Happy Holidays. f I 'I Visit the new Barnes & Noble in Boynton Beach 333 North Congress Avenue in Boynton Commons (561) 374-5570 Open Every Day 9 AM-1 1 PM Also visit our bookstores in Jensen Beach at 3001 NW Federal Highway (561) 692-2270, Palm Beach Gardens at 2480 PGA Boulevard (407) 627-2828 and Boca Raton at 8903 Glades Road (407)479-2114 OK toyman toynton Stacfi faulevsr Barnes frfNohle BooksellersSince 1873

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