Support Groups

UPDATED: April 2014

Child & Family Services

543 North Street

New Bedford, MA 02740

(508) 984-5566

The following groups are open to the public.
All Child & Family Services clients will need a referral from their therapist or psychiatrist.

Anger Management Group

Date: Fridays (beginning May 9 for eight weeks)
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Leader: Regan Stout x112

Art Therapy Workshop

Date: Tuesdays (new project begins the first Tuesday of each month)
Time: 11:45am – 12:45pm
Leaders: Bet Giddings x185 and Dana Massi x113
*Accepting new members

Clozaril Group

Date: Tuesday mornings
Time: Please call
Leader: Kathy Medeiros x115

Eating Disorder Support Group

Date: Fridays
Time: 11:00pm – 12:00pm
Leader: Christine Bowden x159

General Bereavement Group

Date: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month
Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm
Leader: Marie Moriarty-Puggi x160
*Accepting new members

Living and Coping with Chronic Mental Illness

Date: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month (beginning April 23 for ten-twelve weeks)
Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm
Leader: Kristen Theofanides x315 and Marie Moriarty-Puggi x160

Mindfulness and Acceptance for Anxiety Group

Date: Mondays (beginning May 4 for eight weeks)
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm OR 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Leader: Andrea Pagliari x157

Trauma Group for Women

Date: Wednesdays OR Fridays
Time: 10:00am – 11:30am
Leader: Marie Moriarty-Puggi x160

Child & Family Services

1061 Pleasant Street

New Bedford, MA 02740

(508) 996-8572

To register for the following group(s), please speak with Kirsten x151.

Parenting Skills Enhancement Group

Date: Fridays (May 2 – June 20)
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Leader: Cheryl Meola

Worry…Who me? A Psychoeducational Group for Adults with Anxiety

Date: Fridays (April 11 – May 30)
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Leader: Robert Oliveira

Child & Family Services

66 Troy Street

Fall River, MA 02720

(508) 676-5708

The following groups are open to the public.
All Child & Family Services clients will need a referral from their therapist or psychiatrist.

Art Therapy Group

Date: Mondays
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Leader: Michelle Jussaume x4156
*Accepting new members

Child & Family Services

1019 Iyannough Road (Route 132)

Hyannis, MA 02601

(508) 778-1839

No groups at this time.