Area Support Groups
National Autism Society of Northwest Indiana - 219-769-5100
8415 Georgia Street
Indiana Wesleyan University
Merrillville, IN 46410
Support group meetings are held at 7:00. Call or visit the website for a schedule of the meetings. An educational support group for
those affected by autism. Often hosts expert guest speakers. Area serviced: Lake, Porter, Newton, Jasper, Starke, and Pulaski counties.
Cancer Support Group - (219) 836-3349
926 Ridge Road, Munster
The cancer resource centre has support groups.
Compassionate Friends of Lake/Porter County - (219) 671-4643 (Marilyn Rolllins) or 1-800-969-0100
Provides support to assist families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age and to provide information
to help others be supportive.
Crown Point - Meets third Tuesday of each month.
Vlaparaiso - Meets first Thursday of each month.
Compassionate Friends Bereaved Parents
Meets in Valparaiso and Crown Point
Find listings at:
Congregation Peer Support Program
Call your congregation to inquire about church support programs.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliances (DBSA)
Family Action Network - 1-800-958-4FAN or (219) 933-1700
7235 Calumet Ave.
Hammond, IN 46324
Support Group services for Parents and a Youth Group for Children and Adolescents.
Grief Share - (219) 942-3574 (Nancy Wedig)
Augustana Lutheran Church
207 N. Kelly Street
Hibart, IN 46342
Support group for anyone who has lost a loved one. They also host Surviving the Holidays in December.
Healing Circle Support Group - (219) 718-2933 (Karen Lawrence)
Dyer United Methodist Church - Second Tuesday of the month: 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
2016 Church St.
Woodmar United Methodist Church - First Wednesday of the month during the day.
Hammond, IN 446334
Call if you have questions or concerns.
A suicide prevention support group.