Caregivers/Memory Loss Support Group
This support series is offered for family and caregivers of those affected by advancing stages of memory loss. It takes place on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 4:30-6:00 at both the Eagle River Presbyterian Church in Avon and the Avon Public Library, as well as the 1st Monday of each month from 4:30-6:00 at the Eagle Public Library. 970-328-8831.
Grief Recovery Program
A nine-week action program for moving beyond death, divorce and other losses. There is a fee for this program. Contact Celynn McClarrin, LSW, Certified Grief Recovery Specialist with Hospice of the Valley, 970-569-7455 / 970-376-8248 or visit www.hchotv.org
Parkinson Support Group
The Eagle Valley chapter of the Parkinson Association holds its support group meetings the fourth Thursday of each month from 5:00-6:00 p.m. at Trinity Church in Edwards for Parkinson patients as well as their family and friends who are looking for support and resources. Each meeting gives participants a chance to share ideas, ask questions and includes a guest speaker to cover relevant topics. 970-328-8067 or 970-328-8896.
The Suicide Prevention Coalition of the Eagle Valley consists of individuals from Eagle County who are available to provide suicide prevention, education, and resources. For more information the coalition can be reached by phone, Monday through Friday at (970) 748-4410, email, firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit http://www.speakupreachout.org/. If needed, the crisis line is 1-800-273-TALK (8255).