If you need the support of others, try one of these.
AIDS Testing & Counseling (Free and Confidential): 556-6200.
Al-Anon: Support for families and friends of alcoholics. 563/557-9196.
Alcoholics Anonymous: 557-9196.
Alzheimer's Association and the Alzheimer's Disease Support Group: 589-0030.
Beyond Divorce, Separated and Divorced: 556-1660.
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders: 583-0860.
CHOICES (Victims of Domestic Violence): 815/777-3680.
Diabetes Support Group: 556-9273.
Dubuque Area Compassionate Friends (support after child loss): 563/925-2215.
Dubuque Parkinson's Disease: 582-7313 (Jane).
Family Advocates (adult survivors of childhood abuse): 608/348-5995 or 800/924-2624.
Greater Dubuque Mended Hearts Chapter 58: 589-8080.
Hillcrest Mental Health Center: 582-0145.
Kids Count Too (support group for kids dealing with a loved one with a chronic illness or cancer): 589-2334.
LaLeche League Breastfeeding Group: 556-0578 (Debbie).
Life and Breath Support Group: 589-8080.
Mother to Mother Breastfeeding Support Group: 589-2406.
Organ Tissue/Transplant Recipients: 556-1987.
P-Flag (provides support, education and advocacy to parents, family and friends of lesbians and gays): 552-2296.
Post Abortion Stress (Tri-State Pregnancy Center): 556-5250.
Reach to Recovery (American Cancer Society): 583-8249.
Recovery Inc. (A mental health service): 583-4411.
Resolve, Infertility: 557-2763.
SHARE Support Group (a support group for families who have lost a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth or early infant death): 582-4784.
Suicide Survivors: 582-0145.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly Iowa: www.tops.org, 641/843-4064 (Jennie).
Tri-State Head Injury Support Group: 589-8694.
Tri-State Post Polio: 588-1692.
We Care Cancer Support Group (for cancer patients' family members and loved ones ): 589-2334.
Young Parents Support Group: 556-6200.
YWCA Domestic Violence/Battered Women: 588-0048.
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