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FMS Diabetes Education Self-Management Program

DETAILS WHERE: 1819 13th Avenue North   ( Map ) USER RATING: Not Rated WHEN: by appointment only TAGS: Support + Education, Support Groups

FMS Pharmacy is accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators who has studied us and given us certification as an official diabetes education site! Diabetes Education Self-Management Program: Our program that is custom designed to fit your needs and the goals of you and your doctor. This 3 month program consists of 2-hour group...

Countryside Diabetes

Countryside Diabetes is a Facebook page designed as an online alliance providing encouragement and a platform to exchange information among those living with and caring about diabetes. Countryside Diabetes provides a variety of topics to encourage discussion among members relating to the many topics that provide comprehensive diabetes management.

FREE Community Grief Support Services

Community Grief Support Services (CGSS) is a safe place where people grieving the death of a loved one can find hope and healing and meet with others who have had this experience and understand. Together they learn how to regain control of their lives in an environment of care, comfort and healing. CGSS offers grief support in the form of private...

UAB Connections Support Group

DETAILS USER RATING: Not Rated TAGS: Healthcare, Eye Care, Support + Education, Support Groups

UAB Connections is a health education program consisting of a combination of educational, social, recreational/leisure, and physical activities. The goal of the curriculum is to share eye health knowledge and research, improve coping skills and quality of life, and to maximize independence within the context of peer support. Trained health educators...

Songs for Sight

This is a peer support group for children with vision impairment and their families.  Childhood vision impairment is a rare condition and often children with vision impairment have never met another child with similar challenges.  The Songs for Sight Youth Low Vision Support Group provides the opportunity for children and parents to know that they are...

St. Vincent’s Diabetes Education Center

The Diabetes Education  Center provides individual and group instruction in various topics related to diabetes management.  They also have free support group that meets on the third Thursday of every month and 6:00 pm. For more information call the East Diabetes Education center at (205) 838-3541.

Connect with others: Cooper Green Diabetes Support Group

Cooper Green Mercy Health System offers a monthly Diabetes Support Group Meeting. The Support Group meeting is held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 9:00-10:00 am in the 2nd floor Cafeteria. These support groups are great time to learn more about staying healthy and to hear from others about their experiences with diabetes. In April, Debbie...

Cullman Adult Diabetes Support Group

Have you been diagnosed with Adult Diabetes? If you would like to learn more about Adult Diabetes, join the Adult Diabetes Support Group at Cullman Regional Medical Center. This group is led by Certified Diabetes Educators, Lisa Ellard, CRNP, CDE and Kim Addison, RD, CDE who have been assisting diabetic patients for more than 20 years. This group meets...

24/7, 365 days of the year. Diabetes doesn’t stop. Neither should you.

Every day you make an extraordinary effort to manage your diabetes. Here are some resources to help you work toward your goals:   1. Support Groups: Talk about managing diabetes at Oasis Women's Counseling Center, FMS Pharmacy Free Support Group, Cooper Green Health System's Support Groups and more.   2. Healthy Eating: Learn new recipes...

Diabetes Support Groups in Alabama

Diabetes Support Groups in Alabama is a site with a listing of support groups by county in Alabama. It provides a launch point to look for a group near you. This site is offered by Daily Diabetes which provides a variety of information on diabetes.

Cooper Green Hospital Diabetes Support Group

Cooper Green Mercy Health System offers a monthly Diabetes Support Group Meeting. The Support Group meeting is held on the Tuesday of every month from 9:00-10:00am in the 2nd floor Cafeteria. No registration is required. You do not have to be a patient of Cooper Green Mercy Health Services. Support group meetings are open to anyone. There is a different...

Birmingham Overeaters Anonymous

The Baptist Church of the Covenant in Birmingham, AL hosts the Overeaters Anonymous (OA) every Monday at 12noon. OA is not just about weight loss, weight gain or maintenance, or obesity or diets. It addresses physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. It is not a religious organization and does not promote any particular diet. OA offers a program of...

Hoover Overeaters Anonymous

The Riverchase Methodist Church in Hoover, AL hosts the Overeaters Anonymous (OA) Saturdays at 10:30AM. OA is not just about weight loss, weight gain or maintenance, or obesity or diets. It addresses physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. It is not a religious organization and does not promote any particular diet. OA offers a program of recovery...

Overeaters Anonymous

DETAILS USER RATING: Not Rated TAGS: Southside, Southside, Support + Education, Support Groups

Overeaters Anonymous (OA) offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. Worldwide meetings and other tools provide a fellowship of experience, strength and hope where members respect one another's anonymity. OA charges no dues or fees; it is self-supporting through member contributions. OA is not...

Vestavia Hills Overeaters Anonymous

The Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church hosts the Overeaters Anonymous (OA) Thursdays at 7:00PM. OA is not just about weight loss, weight gain or maintenance, or obesity or diets. It addresses physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. It is not a religious organization and does not promote any particular diet. OA offers a program of recovery from...

The Amelia Center

The Amelia Center specializes in serving children, teenagers, and young adults (age 19-21) grieving the death of a loved one and parents or grandparents grieving the loss of a child. The Amelia Center is a comprehensive grief counseling center that provides individual and family counseling to children and teens who have experienced a death, or to adults who...

Children’s Harbor

Children's Harbor provides free resources to families with seriously ill children. Our primary effort is centered around the Children’s Harbor Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children in Birmingham, Alabama. The Family Center provides family counseling and support services to children who have long-term serious illnesses as well as to their...

Family Guidance Center

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is a private, non-profit organization that has provided quality services designed to strengthen families since 1959. All services are provided free to the public. Services include individual, marital and family counseling. Other programs include: -Family Resource Center -Case Management Services -Parenting Education...

Oasis Womens Counseling Center

Oasis Counseling for Women and Children, a nonprofit organization and a United Way partner, supports the emotional well-being of women and children in the Birmingham, Alabama, metropolitan area. One of the few counseling centers in the state of Alabama devoted exclusively to women and children, Oasis provides: Services to women throughout their life...

UAB Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center

UAB Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center offers numerous mental health services. They include the following: 1. Evaluation Clinic - Evaluation Clinic is the entry way to services here and the point at which eligibility for continued treatment is determined for persons that meet criteria for serious mental illness, which include functional...

Samaritan Counseling Center

Samaritan Counseling Centers of Birmingham offers help, hope and healing through Christ-centered, team-oriented counseling. We believe that people were created - mind, body & soul - in the image of God. The Centers offer a variety of counseling services for individuals, children, and families. Please contact them for more information.

Impact Family Counseling

IMPACT is a non-profit organization offers a variety of programs to all people, regardless of religion, sex, race, ethnicity, age, or disability. These programs include: outpatient counseling, marital counseling, mentoring, and family strengthening. Outpatient Counseling: IMPACT has licensed and board certified therapists who provide individual, couple,...

Celebrate Recovery Support Group

Celebrate Recovery is a faith-based support group for people struggling with issues including food. Ashbury United Methodist Church (UMC) is a growing church in the North Shelby County area. Through worship, small groups and fellowship, Celebrate Recovery ® will work with you to learn new behaviors to find peace in the midst of dysfunctional...

Pathways Professional Counseling (Birmingham)

Pathways Professional Counseling is a ministry of the Alabama Baptist Children's Homes & Family Ministries. Pathways Professional Counseling helps individuals and families to seek solutions to their problems through professional, affordable counseling. Pathways specializes in Christ-centered counseling for many areas of treatment including: Depression...

Shelby Baptist Hospital Diabetes Education Program

Shelby Baptist Hospital provides diabetes education and support. A Certified Diabetes Educator teaches an American Diabetes Association certified program.  Free diabetes education classes and support meetings are provided. Please call to get the 2013 schedule.

Support Groups at St. Vincent’s East

DETAILS WHERE: 50 Medical Park East Drive Birmingham, AL   ( Map ) USER RATING: Not Rated WHEN: There are free support groups offered once a month (third Thursday) at 6:30pm. TAGS: Roebuck/South East Lake, Healthy Families, Support Groups for Families and Children, Support + Education, Support Groups

The Diabetes Education Center at St. Vincent's East is recognized by the American Diabetes Association.  There are free support groups offered once a month (third Thursday) at 6:30pm. Please call to reserve your spot today. Additionally,  a meal can be ordered for $4/person.

St. Vincent’s East Diabetes Education Center

The Diabetes Education Center at St. Vincent's East is recognized by the American Diabetes Association. The Diabetes Education Center provides individual and group instruction for persons to better manage their diabetes. Morning, afternoon, and evening classes are available. There are free support groups offered once a month (third Thursday) at 6:30pm....

North Birmingham Diabetes Support Group

Join us to talk about diabetes. Our group meets on the third Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the North Birmingham Library.

Simon Williamson Clinic’s Diabetes Education & Support Services

Simon-Williamson Clinic is a primary care based multispecialty clinic dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care with kindness, compassion, and integrity. Current clinic patients are referred to diabetes education by their Primary Care Physician. Ms. Pennington works initially one-on-one with the patient. Then there are 8-9 hours of group...

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FMS Diabetes Education Self-Management Program

DETAILS WHERE: 1819 13th Avenue North   ( Map ) USER RATING: Not Rated WHEN: by appointment only TAGS: Support + Education, Support Groups

FMS Pharmacy is accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators who has studied us and given us certification as an official diabetes education site! Diabetes Education Self-Management Program: Our program that is custom designed to fit your needs and the goals of you and your doctor. This 3 month program consists of 2-hour group...

Connect with others: Cooper Green Diabetes Support Group

Cooper Green Mercy Health System offers a monthly Diabetes Support Group Meeting. The Support Group meeting is held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 9:00-10:00 am in the 2nd floor Cafeteria. These support groups are great time to learn more about staying healthy and to hear from others about their experiences with diabetes. In April, Debbie...

Cullman Adult Diabetes Support Group

Have you been diagnosed with Adult Diabetes? If you would like to learn more about Adult Diabetes, join the Adult Diabetes Support Group at Cullman Regional Medical Center. This group is led by Certified Diabetes Educators, Lisa Ellard, CRNP, CDE and Kim Addison, RD, CDE who have been assisting diabetic patients for more than 20 years. This group meets...

Cooper Green Hospital Diabetes Support Group

Cooper Green Mercy Health System offers a monthly Diabetes Support Group Meeting. The Support Group meeting is held on the Tuesday of every month from 9:00-10:00am in the 2nd floor Cafeteria. No registration is required. You do not have to be a patient of Cooper Green Mercy Health Services. Support group meetings are open to anyone. There is a different...

Scheduled Resources:

Countryside Diabetes

Countryside Diabetes is a Facebook page designed as an online alliance providing encouragement and a platform to exchange information among those living with and caring about diabetes. Countryside Diabetes provides a variety of topics to encourage discussion among members relating to the many topics that provide comprehensive diabetes management.

Children’s Harbor

Children's Harbor provides free resources to families with seriously ill children. Our primary effort is centered around the Children’s Harbor Family Center at Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children in Birmingham, Alabama. The Family Center provides family counseling and support services to children who have long-term serious illnesses as well as to their...

Family Guidance Center

Family Guidance Center of Alabama is a private, non-profit organization that has provided quality services designed to strengthen families since 1959. All services are provided free to the public. Services include individual, marital and family counseling. Other programs include: -Family Resource Center -Case Management Services -Parenting Education...

Oasis Womens Counseling Center

Oasis Counseling for Women and Children, a nonprofit organization and a United Way partner, supports the emotional well-being of women and children in the Birmingham, Alabama, metropolitan area. One of the few counseling centers in the state of Alabama devoted exclusively to women and children, Oasis provides: Services to women throughout their life...

UAB Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center

UAB Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center offers numerous mental health services. They include the following: 1. Evaluation Clinic - Evaluation Clinic is the entry way to services here and the point at which eligibility for continued treatment is determined for persons that meet criteria for serious mental illness, which include functional...

Samaritan Counseling Center

Samaritan Counseling Centers of Birmingham offers help, hope and healing through Christ-centered, team-oriented counseling. We believe that people were created - mind, body & soul - in the image of God. The Centers offer a variety of counseling services for individuals, children, and families. Please contact them for more information.

Impact Family Counseling

IMPACT is a non-profit organization offers a variety of programs to all people, regardless of religion, sex, race, ethnicity, age, or disability. These programs include: outpatient counseling, marital counseling, mentoring, and family strengthening. Outpatient Counseling: IMPACT has licensed and board certified therapists who provide individual, couple,...

Pathways Professional Counseling (Birmingham)

Pathways Professional Counseling is a ministry of the Alabama Baptist Children's Homes & Family Ministries. Pathways Professional Counseling helps individuals and families to seek solutions to their problems through professional, affordable counseling. Pathways specializes in Christ-centered counseling for many areas of treatment including: Depression...

Shelby Baptist Hospital Diabetes Education Program

Shelby Baptist Hospital provides diabetes education and support. A Certified Diabetes Educator teaches an American Diabetes Association certified program.  Free diabetes education classes and support meetings are provided. Please call to get the 2013 schedule.

St. Vincent’s East Diabetes Education Center

The Diabetes Education Center at St. Vincent's East is recognized by the American Diabetes Association. The Diabetes Education Center provides individual and group instruction for persons to better manage their diabetes. Morning, afternoon, and evening classes are available. There are free support groups offered once a month (third Thursday) at 6:30pm....

Hoover Overeaters Anonymous

The Riverchase Methodist Church in Hoover, AL hosts the Overeaters Anonymous (OA) Saturdays at 10:30AM. OA is not just about weight loss, weight gain or maintenance, or obesity or diets. It addresses physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. It is not a religious organization and does not promote any particular diet. OA offers a program of recovery...

Birmingham Overeaters Anonymous

The Baptist Church of the Covenant in Birmingham, AL hosts the Overeaters Anonymous (OA) every Monday at 12noon. OA is not just about weight loss, weight gain or maintenance, or obesity or diets. It addresses physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. It is not a religious organization and does not promote any particular diet. OA offers a program of...

The Amelia Center

The Amelia Center specializes in serving children, teenagers, and young adults (age 19-21) grieving the death of a loved one and parents or grandparents grieving the loss of a child. The Amelia Center is a comprehensive grief counseling center that provides individual and family counseling to children and teens who have experienced a death, or to adults who...

North Birmingham Diabetes Support Group

Join us to talk about diabetes. Our group meets on the third Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the North Birmingham Library.

Celebrate Recovery Support Group

Celebrate Recovery is a faith-based support group for people struggling with issues including food. Ashbury United Methodist Church (UMC) is a growing church in the North Shelby County area. Through worship, small groups and fellowship, Celebrate Recovery ® will work with you to learn new behaviors to find peace in the midst of dysfunctional...

Simon Williamson Clinic’s Diabetes Education & Support Services

Simon-Williamson Clinic is a primary care based multispecialty clinic dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care with kindness, compassion, and integrity. Current clinic patients are referred to diabetes education by their Primary Care Physician. Ms. Pennington works initially one-on-one with the patient. Then there are 8-9 hours of group...

Vestavia Hills Overeaters Anonymous

The Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church hosts the Overeaters Anonymous (OA) Thursdays at 7:00PM. OA is not just about weight loss, weight gain or maintenance, or obesity or diets. It addresses physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. It is not a religious organization and does not promote any particular diet. OA offers a program of recovery from...

Support Groups at St. Vincent’s East

DETAILS WHERE: 50 Medical Park East Drive Birmingham, AL   ( Map ) USER RATING: Not Rated WHEN: There are free support groups offered once a month (third Thursday) at 6:30pm. TAGS: Roebuck/South East Lake, Healthy Families, Support Groups for Families and Children, Support + Education, Support Groups

The Diabetes Education Center at St. Vincent's East is recognized by the American Diabetes Association.  There are free support groups offered once a month (third Thursday) at 6:30pm. Please call to reserve your spot today. Additionally,  a meal can be ordered for $4/person.

Online and Other Unscheduled Resources:

FREE Community Grief Support Services

Community Grief Support Services (CGSS) is a safe place where people grieving the death of a loved one can find hope and healing and meet with others who have had this experience and understand. Together they learn how to regain control of their lives in an environment of care, comfort and healing. CGSS offers grief support in the form of private...

UAB Connections Support Group

DETAILS USER RATING: Not Rated TAGS: Healthcare, Eye Care, Support + Education, Support Groups

UAB Connections is a health education program consisting of a combination of educational, social, recreational/leisure, and physical activities. The goal of the curriculum is to share eye health knowledge and research, improve coping skills and quality of life, and to maximize independence within the context of peer support. Trained health educators...

Songs for Sight

This is a peer support group for children with vision impairment and their families.  Childhood vision impairment is a rare condition and often children with vision impairment have never met another child with similar challenges.  The Songs for Sight Youth Low Vision Support Group provides the opportunity for children and parents to know that they are...

St. Vincent’s Diabetes Education Center

The Diabetes Education  Center provides individual and group instruction in various topics related to diabetes management.  They also have free support group that meets on the third Thursday of every month and 6:00 pm. For more information call the East Diabetes Education center at (205) 838-3541.

24/7, 365 days of the year. Diabetes doesn’t stop. Neither should you.

Every day you make an extraordinary effort to manage your diabetes. Here are some resources to help you work toward your goals:   1. Support Groups: Talk about managing diabetes at Oasis Women's Counseling Center, FMS Pharmacy Free Support Group, Cooper Green Health System's Support Groups and more.   2. Healthy Eating: Learn new recipes...

Diabetes Support Groups in Alabama

Diabetes Support Groups in Alabama is a site with a listing of support groups by county in Alabama. It provides a launch point to look for a group near you. This site is offered by Daily Diabetes which provides a variety of information on diabetes.

Overeaters Anonymous

DETAILS USER RATING: Not Rated TAGS: Southside, Southside, Support + Education, Support Groups

Overeaters Anonymous (OA) offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. Worldwide meetings and other tools provide a fellowship of experience, strength and hope where members respect one another's anonymity. OA charges no dues or fees; it is self-supporting through member contributions. OA is not...

Countryside Diabetes

Countryside Diabetes is a Facebook page designed as an online alliance providing encouragement and a platform to exchange information among those living with and caring about diabetes. Countryside Diabetes provides a variety of topics to encourage discussion among members relating to the many topics that provide comprehensive diabetes management.

The Amelia Center

The Amelia Center specializes in serving children, teenagers, and young adults (age 19-21) grieving the death of a loved one and parents or grandparents grieving the loss of a child. The Amelia Center is a comprehensive grief counseling center that provides individual and family counseling to children and teens who have experienced a death, or to adults who...

UAB Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center

UAB Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center offers numerous mental health services. They include the following: 1. Evaluation Clinic - Evaluation Clinic is the entry way to services here and the point at which eligibility for continued treatment is determined for persons that meet criteria for serious mental illness, which include functional...