HDSA Michigan Chapter Support Groups

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!

Information on additonal online support groups being offered by HDSA and its partners may be accessed HERE

Ada/ East Grand Rapids – Living Positive Support Group
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Dates: 2nd Thursday Monthly  
January 11 
February 7 .
March 12 
April 11 
May 9
June 13
July 25, 
August 8 
September 12 
October 10 
November 14 
December 12 

Location: Hybrid
St Mathew’s Lutheran Church
5125 Cascade Road SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(Contact Kathy for Zoom meeting information) 

Group Leader: Kathy Delp, LMSW, CGC   Phone: (616)340-7874   Email: Kath6613@gmail.com        

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: jeagib@aol.com

Time:  Third Wednesday of the Month - see below:
Dates: The Kalamazoo support group meetings are now on the third Wednesday of the month for October 2023 - May 2024. The meetings will start at 5:30 p.m.  Upon arrival, take the elevators to the 3rd floor.  Upon exiting the elevators, walk straight ahead past the reception desk to the conference room. 

Upcoming meeting dates:
February 21, 2024,
March 20, 2024
April 17, 2024            Presentation: Disability
May 15, 2024

Location: Western Michigan University Unified Clinics 1000 Oakland Dr. Kalamazoo, MI 49008

There is ample parking, including handicap accessible spaces. 
Call (269)370-5055 if you need assistance getting in the building.

Website to the Unified Clinics:

Group Leader: Sara Boers   Phone: (269)370-5055   Email: skboers@gmail.com

Mt. Pleasant
Time: Gathering beginning at 5:30PM, Meeting from 6:00 to 7:30PM
Dates: 2nd Tuesday monthly (No July & August Meetings) 
Location: Isabella Commission on Aging, 2200 S. Lincoln Rd., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
RSVP to Group Leader: Galen Voss   Phone: (989)245-5725   Email: galenvoss@yahoo.com

Royal Oak 
Day/Time:    Every other 4th Monday 2:00 – 4:00pm
Location:     Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital, 6777 West Maple Road, West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Room:          Private Dining Room #1
Dates:           January 22nd, 2024
                      March 25th, 2024
                      May 20th, 2024 (due to Memorial Day)
                      July 22nd, 2024
                      September 23rd, 2024
                      November 25th, 2024

Facilitator:  Dr. Andrea Brent, PsyD         Email: DrAndreaBrent@gmail.com        Phone: 248-793-1501

Tri-Cities (Bay City/Midland/Saginaw)
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm 
Dates: First Thursday
Jan, Feb, March - Virtual
April, May June - In-Person                                                
Location: In person, Saginaw Twp Fire Station #2, 3211 McCarty Rd
Saginaw MI 48603 
Group Leader: Dave Stickles   Phone: (989)496-3273     Email: dstick44@chartermi.net