Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Kimball Medical Center Presents January Support Groups

12/23/2013

Bereavement Support
Tuesdays, January 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 2:15 to 3:30 p.m.
AND Tuesdays, January 14 and 28 from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m.

Learn what to expect in the grieving process and how to deal with your expectations as well as the expectations of others in this group, sponsored by Kimball Medical Center and the Ocean County Office of Senior Services. Facilitated by Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW, this group is held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. For more information, please contact Kathleen at 732-730-9112.

Caregivers Support Group
Tuesdays, January 7, 14, 21 and 28 from noon to 2 p.m.
AND Wednesdays, January 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 12:15 to 2:15 p.m.

This ongoing weekly support group is open to anyone who is caring for a person age 60 or older living in Ocean County. It is sponsored by Kimball Medical Center and the Ocean County Office of Senior Services. Facilitated by Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW, this group is held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. For more information, please contact Kathleen at 732-730-9112.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group
Wednesdays, January 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Offered by Kimball Medical Center, this free ongoing support group helps participants learn and share with others facing the unique challenges of being a “grandfamily.” Facilitated by Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW, this group is held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. For more information, please contact Kathleen at 732-730-9112.

Diabetes Management Support Group
Wednesday, January 22 from 3 to 4 p.m.

Living with diabetes can be challenging, but we can help. Join the Center for Healthy Living at Kimball Medical Center for a free support group to learn how to manage your blood glucose and continue enjoying the foods you love. Share with others the challenges and victories of daily glucose management. This free group is supported by Kimball Medical Center and partially funded by the Ocean County Office of Senior Services and will be held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 1.888.724.7123.

About Kimball Medical Center
Kimball Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, is a fully accredited acute care hospital dedicated to providing high quality medical and healthcare services to the residents of Ocean County and southern Monmouth County. In addition to offering a full range of innovative diagnostic and treatment services, Kimball Medical Center offers an array of wellness programs. Its ever-growing series of health education programs, lectures, screenings and support groups aim to promote wellness among all age groups. For more information about Kimball Medical Center, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

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