Support Groups

Al-Anon Family Groups

Phone: 888-4ALANON
Web: www.pa-al-anon.org

*Support for family members of relatives and friends of alcoholics.


Al-Ateen Group

Phone: 814-454-4730
Web: www.pa-al-anon.org

*Supportive counseling to children of alcoholics.


Alcoholics Anonymous

Phone: 814-452-2675


Amputees & Families Actively Caring Together (A-FACT)

Hamot Medical Center
201 State Street
Erie, PA 16550
Phone: 814-877-6423
Web: www.hamot.org
E-mail: donna.rapheal-huckno@hamot.org

*Support group and peer visitor network.


Arc Erie County

18 Hess Avenue
Erie, PA 16507
Phone: 814-452-4865
E-mail: eriearc@verizon.net

*Advocacy and resources for citizens with development disabilities.


Beyond Breast Cancer Support Group

Hamot Health Connection
3330 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16508
Phone: 814-877-6145

*Women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer.


Crime Victim Center

125 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-455-9414 (Sexual Assault)
814-455-9515 (all others)
Web: www.cvcerie.org

*Free of charge support services to crime victims, significant others, and witnesses.


Depressive Bipolar Support Alliance

1101 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-452-4462
Web: www.mhanp.org
E-mail: dbsaerie@mental-health-advocate.us

*Any adult (18 and over) mental health consumer who has a diagnosis of bipolar disorder, depression or other mood disorder.


Dual Recovery Anonymous

1101 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-452-4462
Web: www.mhanp.org

*12 –step program for persons experiencing mental health issues and substance abuse issues.


Empty Arms

6416 Wyndham Court
Erie, PA 16505
Phone: 814-838-6346

*Support for bereaved parents, relatives and friends.


Family Services/Parents Sharing

5100 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509
Phone: 814-866-4500
Web: www.familyservicesnwpa.org

*A confidential support group for any parent who wants to improve their relationship with their children or with children they are parenting.


Fluency Support Group

1422 Chelsea Avenue
Erie, PA 16505
Phone: 814-833-4794

*Teens and adults with stuttering problems.


Highmark Caring Place

510 Cranberry Street, Suite 100
Erie, PA 16507
Phone: 866-212-4673
Web: www.highmarkcaringplace.com

*A center for grieving children, adolescents and their families.


Northwestern Pennsylvania Autism Society of America

P.O. Box 3923
Erie, PA 16508
Phone: 814-451-2550
Web: www.nwpa-asa.org

*Support group meetings, educational speakers, and family activities.


Overeaters Anonymous

303 East Lakeview Blvd.
Erie, PA 16504
Phone: 814-454-7486
Web: www.overeatersanonymous.org

*Support groups for eating disorders.


Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)

7400 North Shore Drive
Erie, PA 16511
Phone: 814-898-8341
E-mail: almaureen@eriegaynews.com

*Support group for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons and their families and friends.


Parkinson’s Partners NWPA

P.O. Box 10547
Erie, PA 16514
Phone: 814-899-2319

*Support for caregivers and also young onset/newly diagnosed patients.


People After Loss from Suicide (PALS)

Meetings at: St. Mark’s Center429 East Grandview
Erie, PA 16514
Phone: 814-864-2428
Web: www.eriercd.org

*All who grieve as result of loss from suicide.


SafeNet

1701 French Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-455-1774
Web: www.safeneterie.org

*Free shelter and domestic violence services for victims of abuse.


Sharp Kids

Great Lakes Diabetes Institute
1700 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 814-877-4662

*Social meetings and education for ages 0-21 with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.


Stroke Support Group

143 East 2nd Street
Erie, PA 16507
Phone: 814-878-1200

*Any person who has experienced a stroke or family members, loved ones, or friends.


Tourette Syndrome Association – Erie Support Group

8221 Fuller Road
Wattsburgh, PA 16442
Phone: 814-739-9330

*Support group, education and in-services of anyone wanting information on Tourette Syndrome.