Elliot Health System is a non-profit organization serving your healthcare needs since 1890.

Support Groups


For more information or to sign up for a support group, call the number listed.

AICD (Automatic Internal Cardiac Defibrillator)

First Friday of each month

Elliot offers the only AICD support group in the tri-state area. Designed to help patients with internal cardioverter defibrillators and their families deal with unique issues.

Click here for the schedule...

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Caregiver's Support Group

1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month
10 to 11 a.m. at the Elliot Senior Health Center, 138 Webster Street
Interested participants can contact Barbara MacPhee, Senior Health Primary Care at 663-7051.

CanThrive

Support and education for cancer survivors and their caregivers in the first few years after treatment.
For more information and to register, please call 603-663-1804

Thriving Through Treatment

Support and education for women diagnosed with Breast Cancer within the last 12 months
For more information and to register, please call 603-663-1804

What’s the Meaning of This

A structured exploration for patients and caregivers who hope to understand the meaning and purpose of their cancer journey.
For more information and to register, please call 603-663-1804

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Chronic Pain Support Group

The support group provides educational programs including guest speakers. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, September through June, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Meetings are free. Please call 663-2881 with any questions.

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IBS

Support and Relaxation Group For People Living With IBS
Wednesdays • 10 to 11:30AM
March 12 to April 16 & April 23 to May 28
Presented by Shawne Diaz, MA, LCMHC
445 Cypress St. • Suite 8 • Manchester
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Parkinson's

Third Wednesday of each month from 3:00pm to 4:30 pm

For people with Parkinson's disease, family members, friends, or anyone who has an interest in learning more about this disease.
Coordinator: Mary Blevens., P.T.

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TEARS

Pregnancy and Infant Loss TEARS Support Group
Touching lives, Healing Hearts

This group meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month in conference Room A/B at The Elliot Hospital from 7-8:30pm excluding December. There is no registration or fee for this group.

The TEARS Support Group is facilitated by a peer companion and a nurse with experience caring for bereaved families. Meetings are informational with an opportunity to share your story and meet others who have had similar experiences.

The Memory Garden Service is held rain or shine in May on the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend at 1pm.

The Angel of Hope is located in the Memory Garden which is directly across from the Main entrance on the hillside adjacent to the Doctors Park Building. The Angel of Hope was dedicated on Oct 15, 2011.

Please contact The Perinatal Loss Coordinator, at 603-663-3396 or email newhampshirechapter@thetearsfoundation.org for additional information.


Mom's Group

Offered to mothers and their babies as an opportunity to share and network. Weekly topics will include feeding, crying, sleep, caring for yourself, growth and development of your baby, dealing with relationships, managing and preventing illness, family nutrition, and finding a balance in life. Groups are led by a Nurse or Childbirth Educator.

Wednesdays
11:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.

All ages (0-12 months)

There is no fee and no registration is required for this group. The Mom's Group meets at Elliot River’s Edge located at, 185 Queen City ave, Manchester, NH in the conference rooms.

For more information call 663-5897

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