Lenoir UNC Health Care | Minges Wellness Center Support Groups, Kinston NC

Due to COVID-19, support groups have been canceled or have limited seating.

Please call us at 252-522-7014 to review new support group schedules.

Support Groups

Diabetes Support Group

Free Support Group led by Beulah Moore. This group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 2:00pm – 3:00pm in the Neuse Room on the lower level. Notices are sent and beverages are served.

For more information contact Beulah Moore at 252-523-1593.

Lenoir County Grief and Loss

This free support group is for individuals who are suffering a loss of any kind. We meet the 1st Tuesday of each month at 10am in the Neuse Room at UNC Lenoir Heath Care (enter through Wellness Center Entrance).

For more information contact Cierra Jorden, MSW at 252-291-4400 | ext 1308

Ladies Cancer Support Group

For more information contact Megan Evans at 252-522-7600 for more information.

Ostomy Support Group

For more information call UNC Lenoir Health Care at 252-522-7000 and have the operator page Claire Eloshway.

Parkinson's Support Group

Meetings are held 3rd Wednesday of each month from 2:00pm – 3:30pm in the Neuse Room (enter through Wellness Center entrance) at UNC Lenoir Heath Care.

For more information contact facilitator – Judy Heath at 252-523-6296.

T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

Wednesday Morning Meet

Meetings are held Wednesday morning at 9am-10:30am in the Neuse Room, (enter through Wellness Center entrance) at UNC Lenoir Heath Care.

For more information contact facilitator Cheryl Clark at 252-523-1255.

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Monday Night Meet

for Monday night, meetings are held 7pm – 8pm in the UNC Lenoir Heath Care auditorium (located on the lower level).

For more information contact facilitator Wayne Seymour at 252-569-1681.

 

There is a nominal fee to join TOPS.

Men's Prostate Health

Facilitator: Linston Cox @ 252-523-5368 and assistant facilitator Thomas Mays @ 201-424-2642.  Meetings are held 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at UNC Lenoir Health Care in the Neuse Room (enter through Wellness Center entrance).  Refreshments served.

Dementia Support Group

Faclitator: Sue Shivar, 252-526-7242.  This group meets monthly on the 1st Tuesdays from 6 pm – 7pm in the Neuse Room (enter through the Wellness Center entrance).  This group is for family members, friends, and caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s or dementia.

Better Breathers

Susan Overton, RRT, may be contacted at 252-522-7389.

Lyme Disease Support

Stephanie Tyndall may be contacted at sdtyndall@yahoo.com for more information.

Surgical Weight Loss Management Support Group

Group meets monthly for individuals who have had weight loss surgery or in process of pursuing weight loss surgery. Contact Megan Daniels at 252-522-7712 for more information.

Upcoming Classes

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Feb
17
Wed
Bariatric Surgery Support Group @ Virtual - Webex
Feb 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

New Year, New Beginnings: Goal Setting and Resetting for the New Year with Mary Nocera, RD, LDN

*Call to receive virtual Webex link*

Mar
17
Wed
Bariatric Surgery Support Group @ Virtual - Webex
Mar 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Love Yourselves: Physical Transitions & Body Image with Elizabeth Noel, MSW, LCSW

*Call to receive virtual Webex link*

Apr
21
Wed
Bariatric Surgery Support Group @ Virtual - Webex
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Every Sip Counts!  Let’s Talk Hydration! with Mary Nocera, RD, LDN

*Call to receive virtual Webex link*

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