Support Groups

Heart Healthy Eating Support Group

A registered dietitian discusses current food topics related to preventing and/or treating heart disease.

To register or for more information, please call (574) 364-2505, ext. 1102.

Breastfeeding Support Group

New mothers and babies can get breastfeeding help at Goshen Hospital. All colleagues on Circle of Caring Birthplace are trained to help new parents with feeding the baby. A lactation consultant is also available Monday through Friday.

To register or for more information, please call (574) 364-2764.

Diabetes Support Groups

Support groups are available to people who have diabetes and their family members. We discuss relevant topics and allow time for questions and answers. Once a quarter, we have a large group seminar with special speakers and activities.

For more information, please call (574) 364-2931 or (574) 364-2746.

The Diabetes Support Group held in Goshen is a free service, and no registration is required.

Mother-to-Mother Support Group

Our group meets in meeting rooms on the first floor of the hospital. Babies are weighed and mothers learn about what to expect as a new mother. Come and encourage and support one another.

Cardiopulmonary: Better Breather’s Club

Enjoy fellowship and refreshments in this support group. You can listen to guest speakers, including a lung health educator from the American Lung Association and a registered dietitian from Goshen Hospital. We meet the first Thursday of each month, March through November, at 4:00 p.m. in the Arbor Conference Center at Goshen Hospital.

To register or for more information, please call (574) 364-2587.

Center for Weight Reduction Support Group

Learn new ways of achieving your weight loss goals and managing your weight over time. Guest speakers and educational presentations help you overcome the biggest challenges to your exercise and nutrition success, build motivation and incorporate lifestyle changes into your everyday life.

Our support programs are free for Goshen Physicians Center for Weight Reduction pre- and post-operative patients, patients of other area programs, and patients who currently participate in a medically managed weight loss program. No registration is necessary.

Call (574) 537-8326 for more information. Or click here to learn more about our approach to providing support throughout your journey.