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HDSA Michigan Chapter Support Groups

*Most of our groups will continue holding virtual meetings in lieu of in person meetings for the remainder of the year. To ensure that meeting information has not changed, we highly recommend that you contact the Support Group leaders below for more information. Many leaders also maintain an email list to send updates to the group. Please contact the group leader to be added to their email distribution list. Thank you!

Ada/ East Grand Rapids – Living Positive Support Group
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Dates: 2nd Thursday Monthly  
Location: Virtual (Contact Kathy for meeting information) 
Group Leader: Kathy Delp, LMSW, CGC   Phone: (616)340-7874   Email:           
NOTE: June meeting will be held virtually on Wednesday the 9th and July meeting will be held on Wednesday the 7th.                          

Time: 6:30 pm
Dates: 2nd Thursday monthly  
Location: Contact Bill for location details.
Group Leader: Bill Sprow   Phone: (517)260-7886   Email:

Time: 7:00 pm
Dates: 1st Monday monthly.  (2nd Mon. in Sept.) (No meeting Jan/ Feb/ Mar/ July/ Aug)                                             
Location: Contact Jean for meeting information.
Group Leader: Jean or Barb   Phone: 810-659-4548    Email:

Time:  TBD
Dates: Contact Sara for upcoming dates. 
Location: Contact Sara for location details.
Group Leader: Sara Boers   Phone: (269)370-5055   Email:

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Dates: Quarterly Meetings
Location: Virtual (Contact Sarah for meeting information) 
Group Leader: Sarah George    Phone: (517)285-1070    Email: 

Mt. Pleasant
Time: 6:00 pm
Dates: 2nd Tuesday monthly (No July & August Meetings) 
Location: Virtual (Contact Galen for meeting information)
Group Leader: Galen Voss   Phone: (989)245-5725   Email:

Royal Oak 
Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dates: 3rd Sunday of February/April/June/August/October/December 
April 18th, 2021                       October 17th, 2021      
June 13th, 2021                      December 19th, 2021       
August 15th, 2021
Location: Virtual (Contact Andrea for meeting information) 
Group Leader: Andrea Brent    Phone: (989)317-5007    Email:

Sterling Heights - Caregiver Support Group
Time: TBD
Dates: Contact JoAnn for upcoming dates.                     
Location: Contact JoAnn for more information. 
Group Leader: JoAnn Stock   Phone: (586)436-0299  (Call to RSVP)  Email:  

Traverse City 
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Date: 2nd Thursday Monthly     
Location: Virtual with the Grand Rapids support group (Contact Kathy for meeting information) 
Group Leader: Kathy Delp, LMSW, CGC   Phone: (616)340-7874    Email:

Tri-Cities (Bay City/Midland/Saginaw)
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Dates: First Sunday of every month                                                   
Location: Virtual (Contact Dave for meeting information) 
Group Leader: Dave Stickles   Phone: (989)496-3273     Email:

JHD Support Group
Time: 7:00 pm
Date: 3rd Sunday Monthly
Location: Virtual (Contact the group leader for meeting information) 
Group Leader: Stephanie Forbes     Phone: (989)948-2089     Email:  


Upper Peninsula Support Group
Time: TBD
Date: TBD
Location: TBD - Contact Nicole for more information 
Group Leader: Nicole Fitch     Phone: (616)550-9665     Email: