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Agencies by Subject: Health Related Support Groups
There are 18 agencies in this list.

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Northern California Chapter

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the world's leader in the search for a cure for cystic fibrosis. We fund more CF research than any other organization, and nearly every CF drug available today was made possible because of Foundation support. We are a nonprofit donor-supported organizat...[Full Record]
Address: 235 Montgomery Street, Suite 724
San Francisco,  CA  94104
Phone: 415-989-6500
Email: no-calif@cff.org
Website: http://www.cff.org/Chapters/nca


Diabetes Health Center

The Diabetes Health Center Management Program is a multi-disciplinary program designed to meet the unique needs of the diverse population and those affected with diabetes in our community. This program will provide clients and their families with the tools needed for diabetes self -manage...[Full Record]
Address: 85 Nielson Street Suite 201
Watsonville,  CA  95076
Phone: 831-763-6445
Website: https://pvhealthtrust.org/programs/diabetes-health-center/


Jacob's Heart Children's Cancer Support Services

We are a local, one-of-kind grassroots organization. Our support services extend to families with children under 18 diagnosed with cancer within the counties of Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito and South Santa Clara. Jacob's Heart provides emotional, social and financial assistance to chil...[Full Record]
Address: 680 W. Beach Street
Watsonville,  CA  95076
Phone: 831-724-9100
Email: info@jacobsheart.org
Website: http://www.jacobsheart.org


Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Greater San Francisco Bay Area Chapter was founded in 1972 and serves Bay Area residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves Santa Clara and surrounding counties. LLS funds lifesaving blo...[Full Record]
Address: 675 N. First Street Suite 1100
San Jose,  CA  95112
Phone: 408-490-2666
Website: https://www.lls.org/silicon-valley-monterey-bay-area


Lupus Foundation of Northern California

Dedicated to serving an ethnically and economically diverse population and to providing the widest possible access to services, the LFNC offers programs designed to meet both social and educational needs of patients and their families in English and Spanish, both in-person and online. Focu...[Full Record]
Address: 2635 North 1st Street, Suite 211
San Jose,  CA  95134
Phone: 408-954-8600
Email: executive@lfnc.org
Website: http://www.lfnc.org


Mental Health Client Action Network

The Mental Health Client Action Network of Santa Cruz County is a peer-run organization dedicated to providing mutual support and networking, to having a voice in all matters which affect us, to creating programs controlled by peers, to advocating for the rights to choose our own life path...[Full Record]
Address: 1051 Cayuga Street
Santa Cruz,  CA  95062
Phone: 831-469-0462
Email: mail@mhcan.org
Website: http://www.mhcan.org


Nar-Anon Family Groups in Central California

Nar-Anon Family Groups offer a free 12-step program/support group for friends and families who know a feeling of desperation because they have been affected by the addiction or drug problems of a family member or friend. Nar-Anon members share their experience, strength and hope at weekly ...[Full Record]
Phone: 800-477-6291
Email: wso@nar-anon.org
Website: http://www.naranoncentralca.org/


Nar-Anon Santa Cruz SOS

Nar-Anon is a 12-step (12 step) fellowship for the family and friends of drug addicts. We welcome anyone to share in our unity and strength. The Nar-Anon Family Group is for those who know or have known a feeling of desperation due to the addiction problem of someone close to them. Nar-Ano...[Full Record]
Phone: 831-291-5099
Email: roth@cruzio.com
Website: http://www.nar-anon.org/


National Multiple Sclerosis Society

The National MS Society, Northern California Chapter provides a variety of programs, services and information for persons living with multiple sclerosis, their friends and families, and health care professionals engaged in our shared movement toward a world free of MS. We are committed to ...[Full Record]
Address: 1700 Owens ST. Suite 190
San Francisco,  CA  94158
Phone: 415-230-6677
Email: can_info@nmss.org
Website: http://can.nationalmssociety.org/


Palo Alto Medical Foundation Santa Cruz Community Education

Classes, support groups and community events designed to help you enhance your health and wellness. Classes are held throughout the year in various locations throughout the Santa Cruz area and are open to everyone in the community not just Palo Alto Medical Foundation patients....[Full Record]
Address: 2880 Soquel Avenue Suite 10
Santa Cruz,  CA  95062
Phone: 831-479-6628
Website: http://www.PAMF.org/healtheducation/


Santa Cruz County Prostate Cancer Support Group

A support group that provides information, education, real-life experience, treatment information and emotional support to men and their loved ones who have been impacted by prostate cancer. FUNDING SOURCE: Affiliated with and supported by the American Cancer Society and the Prostate Ca...[Full Record]
Website: http://www.scprostate.org/


Santa Cruz County Tick-Borne Disease Support Group

The Lyme Disease Network is a non-profit foundation dedicated to public education of the prevention and treatment of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses....[Full Record]
Phone: 831-662-2895
Email: CaliforniaLyme@cruzio.com
Website: http://www.lymenet.org/SupportGroups/UnitedStates/California/SantaCruz.shtml


Santa Cruz/Monterey Bay CHADD

CHADD is a national, nonprofit organization that has been instrumental in putting a human face to the life-impacting disorder of AD/HD and the many neurobiological conditions and learning differences that frequently accompany it. We are working to raise societal and community awareness on ...[Full Record]
Phone: 831-684-0590
Email: santa-cruz@chadd.net
Website: http://www.chadd.net/template.cfm?affid=436&p=about


Silicon Valley Ostomy Support Group

Through the last four decades, the United Ostomy Association (UOA) and its successor organization, the United Ostomy Associations of America (UOAA), have had a profound influence on improving the quality of life for individuals with an ostomy or continent diversion. It is estimated that 75...[Full Record]
Email: support@svosg.org
Website: http://www.svosg.org


Sutter Maternity & Surgery Lactation Center

Lactation counseling and education, sales and rental of breast pumps, breastfeeding support products, video and book lending library, drop-in support groups. Our lactation counselors are Board Certified Lactation Consultants, qualified to provide lactation education and counseling. If y...[Full Record]
Address: 2900 Chanticleer Avenue 2nd Floor
Santa Cruz,  CA  95065
Phone: 831-477-2229
Website: http://www.suttersantacruz.org/programs/clinical/programs_clinical_lactation.html


United Cerebral Palsy Association

United Cerebral Palsy of San Francisco was founded in 1951, and UCP of Alameda and Contra Costa Counties was founded in 1952. In May of 1999 the two organizations joined to form UCP of the Golden Gate, a network of support, information, and innovation that spans the San Francisco Bay Area....[Full Record]
Address: 1521 Webster Street
Oakland,  CA  94612
Phone: 510-832-7430
Email: info@ucpgg.org
Website: http://ucpgg.org/


Walnut Avenue Family & Women's Center

Walnut Avenue is a 501 (c) 3 public benefit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for women, children, and families in Santa Cruz County for over 80 years. Strengths-based, supportive programs in childcare, youth development, parenting, domestic violence awareness & preve...[Full Record]
Address: 303 Walnut Avenue
Santa Cruz,  CA  95060
Phone: 831-426-3062
Email: info@wafwc.org
Website: http://www.wafwc.org/


WomenCARE

WomenCARE is a community of women, which provides advocacy, resources, education and support to all women with cancer, their families, friends and health practitioners throughout diagnosis, healing, surviving or dying. WomenCARE is directed and led primarily by women with cancer or a cance...[Full Record]
Address: 104 Walnut Ave., Ste 208
Santa Cruz,  CA  95060
Phone: 831-423-9444
Email: office@womencaresantacruz.org
Website: http://www.womencaresantacruz.org/