Support Groups

Adult Children Helping Everyone (A.C.H.E.)
Contact: Gary Lester
(814) 757-8449
Group meets the third Thursday of each month at the
Allegheny Community Center at 12:00 pm.
Alcoholics Anonymous
PO Box 484
Warren, PA 16365
(866) 839-3401
Fellowship of men and women who share their
experience, strength, and hope in order to recover from
alcoholism.
•AseraCare Hospice
1600 Pennsylvania Drive, Suite 14
Erie, PA 16505
(814) 836-5255
www.aseracare.com
AseraCare Hospice provides end of life care to patients
and families in Warren, Crawford, Venango and Erie
Counties. Hospice services are for patients who have a
prognosis of six months or less, should their disease
follow its normal course.
Autism Link
(412) 364-1886
www.autismlink.com
Beacon Light/Outpatient Clinic
1885 Market Street
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 723-1832
www.beaconlight-light.org
Psychiatric services include: Psychiatric evaluation;
Medication Management, Individual, Couples and Family
Therapy; Psychological Assessment; Case Management
Services and Peer Support Services.
•Beacon Light/Blended Case Management/Resource Coordination
1885 Market Street
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 723-1832
www.beaconlight-light.org
Supportive services for children/adults with persistent
mental illness.
Beacon Light/Psychiatric Rehabilitation
24 Hospital Drive
Warren, PA 16365
www.beaconlight-light.org
Rehabilitative services for adults who wish to further
their recovery from mental illness through improving
skills for living, learning, working and socializing.
Care Giver Support Group – Grace United
Methodist Church

501 Pennsylvania Avenue East
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 723-9440
The Caregiver Support Group meets the third Monday of
every month at the Grace United Methodist Church.
Caring For Life
210 West Third Avenue, Room 207
Warren, PA 16365
www.caring4life.org
To assist Warren County families with a child who has a
chronic, serious illness, either physical or mental. We
offer reimbursement for medical related expenses and
also offer a monthly support group for the entire
family on the last Monday of each month at 6:30 PM in
our office located above the Warren Post Office.
•Clarion/Forest Visiting Grief Support
271 Perkins Road
Clarion, PA 16214
(814) 297-8400
Provides support to anyone in the community who has
suffered the loss of a loved one. Meetings: Carriage
Inn, Knox PA, first Tuesday of the month. Men –
breakfast from 9:30 to 11:30 am; Ladies – lunch from
Noon to 2:00 pm.
•Close to the Heart – Transplant Support Group
4 Hyatt Drive
Warren, PA 16365
Contact: Debbie Sumner
(814) 726-1499
(1) Provide emotional support to donor families and
people who have had a transplant, live donors, are on a
transplant waiting list, and families who have lost
loved ones to transplants. (2) To provide community
education to enhance awareness regarding organ and
tissue donation.
•Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, Pittsburgh Chapter, Warren Satellite
Contact – Mary Conarro
(814) 723-2455
To offer support for persons diagnosed with
inflammatory bowel disease.
•DeFrees Support Program
2 Crescent Park West
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 723-2455
To provide volunteer support and case management to
clients who are dealing with a life limiting illness
and who may be seeking aggressive curative treatments.
•Diabetes Support Group
Warren General Hospital
Two Crescent Park West
Warren, PA 16365
Contact: Nancy Mague
(814) 723-4973 ext. 1584
Diabetes Support Group and Diabetes Education Classes
•Family Support Alliance of Pennsylvania
Saint Paul Lutheran Church
Warren, Pa 16365
(814) 726-2100 x 8211
Self-help support group for parents.
•Friend to Friend Grief Support Group
185 Hospital Drive
North Warren, PA 16365
(716) 485-8737
A support group for parents/grandparents who have
experienced the death of a child at any age. The group meets every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm at Family Services of Warren County. There is no cost to attend. The group provides peer and professional support, a safe place to share and to vent with other grieving parents, and information on grieving for and coping with the death of a child.
•Forest County Victim Witness Program
623 Elm Street
Tionesta, PA 16353
(814) 755-7880
Provides support services to crime victims, including support groups, counseling, information and referral, etc. Accompanies victims to court and provides assistance in filing a crime victim compensation claim.
•Friendship House/Beacon Light
24 Hospital Drive
North Warren, PA 16365
(814) 726-4354
www.beacon-light.org
We provide opportunities for individuals to engage in recreation and socialization in a warm and caring place.
•Gamblers Anonymous
201 North Work Street
Jamestown, NY 14733
(716) 484-7717
To offer fellowship of strength to those who wish to stop throwing away their self respect and lives through compulsive gambling.
•Hospice of Warren County
Two Crescent Park West
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 723-2455
Hospiceofwarrencounty.com
Hospice of Warren County also offers Palliative Care Services and the DeFrees Support Program for individuals dealing with serious illnesses who may still be seeking curative treatments. In addition, bereavement services are available to all in the community who are dealing with loss and grief. In February 2010, Hospice of Warren County opened the John and Orpha Blair Hospice House, and idyllic alternative to institutional care for individuals who are dealing with life limiting illnesses and who are under the care of Hospice of Warren County.
•Ministerial Association
www.wamapa.org
•Multiple Sclerosis Society – Warren Support Group
Warren Public Library
Mary Lee Jackson
205 Market Street
*Information and Community Specialist
Warren, PA 16365
2115 West 8th Street
(814) 464-2900
Erie, PA 16505
1-800-fightms
www.nationalmssociety.org
The support group meets the first Wednesday of each month from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Warren Public Library. Group is open to all persons, friends, and family affected by Multiple Sclerosis.
•Parents Helping Parents
285 Hospital Drive
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 726-2100 extension 8211
A local parent support group affiliated with the Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance. Group meets every other Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.
•Parkinson’s Support Group
Contact person: Richard Bonafede
(814) 757-8795
richardbonafede@yahoo.com
The group meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 at CTI Physical Therapy, 2265 Market Street, Warren, PA 16365.
To encourage, educate and support Parkinsonians, their caregivers and loved ones as they cope with the challenges of Parkinson’s disease.
•Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church
444 Pennsylvania Avenue West
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 723-9360
www.trinitywarren.org
An Episcopal church providing beautiful worship with wonderful music. A fellowship of loving Christians hosting numerous support groups and a congregation active in many outreach activities.
•Warren County Victim Witness Program
204 Fourth Avenue
Warren County Court House
Warren, Pa 16365
(814) 728-3510
Community-based Victim Witness Program which provides support services to crime victims, including support groups, counseling, information and referral, etc. Accompanies victims to court and provides assistance in filing a crime victim compensation claim.

One Comment

  1. Laurie
    Posted February 10, 2016 at 11:45 am | Permalink

    I could really use some support for situation where I am relocated back where I came from in Clarion Pennsylvania, yet have no one, separated from my husband who is in Tennessee, then very ill and pretty much shut in and see no one any day unless I am able to get out.
    I’ve been a mess emotionally. Simply need caring ppl support group

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