Support Groups

Columbus Community Hospital offers a variety of support groups for patients and community members. 

Alzheimer’s Support Group 

An educational support group for family members assisting loved ones who have memory loss or dementia. The group meets the second Thursday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m. at Columbus Community Hospital. Family members learn more about the disease; share tips, knowledge, and concerns; and discover resources and strategies that can help. For more information contact Chris at Columbus Community Hospital at 920-623-1276. 

Diabetes & Wellness Support Group 

The purpose of this group is to provide education, fellowship and support to help you better manage your diabetes. Friends and families are always welcome!

The group meets:
• The Third Wednesday of every month
• From 10:30 – 11:30 am
• At Columbus Community Hospital, in the Diamond Room (Ground Floor)

For more information, questions or to be added to our mailing list, please call Rachel at 920-623-1293 or by email at rselm@cch-inc.com.

In recognition of National Diabetes Awareness Month in November, we host a free community event at Columbus Community Hospital. All are welcome to attend. Please watch our website and local media for more information regarding the November Diabetes Event.

Cancer Support Group

Columbus Community Hospital provides Cancer support groups for people with cancer and those touched by the disease. A lot of people receive support from friends and family. Research has shown through support groups ones quality of life and survival rate increase as a result of being able to relate to others with similar cancer experiences.

Support groups can:
• Help you feel hopeful
• Provides a network for you to lean on
• Provides a forum for you to talk about your feelings, struggles, and hopes with others
• Helps you deal with the challenges of everyday life while fighting cancer
• Helps you cope with side effects of treatment and provides an avenue to talk to others about their treatments

Cancer Support Group Details:

Dates:
• February 8, 2018
• April 12, 2018
• June 14, 2018
• August 9, 2018
• October 11, 2018
• December 13, 2018

Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm

Place: Columbus Library Ground Floor Meeting Room, located at 223 W. James St., Columbus, WI 53925

        Please call Cathy at 920 623-6434 with any questions.

Grief Support Group

Hillside Hospice offers a Grief Support Group four times a year. The group meets once a week for seven weeks. Information is shared to help members understand and work through the normal process of grief. The group leaders, with special training in working with grief, provide support and encouragement, helping group members express their feelings. Anyone who has lost a friend, family member, or loved one is encouraged to join the group. All who are grieving are welcome, no matter how long ago the loss occurred. For more information call 920-887-5983

Parent Category: Health and Wellness