WELL SPOUSE SUPPORT GROUPS

WELL SPOUSE SUPPORT GROUPS

 
General Information
Description of ServiceMaintains national network of well spouses (husbands and wives of chronically ill persons). Offers referrals to well spouse Support Groups. Has a Newsletter, Yearly Conference, online peer Mentorship Program, Round Robin Letter Writing group, and Respite Weekends. Advocates for programs that help families deal with chronic illness and educates healthcare professionals and the general public about the special challenges and unique roles well spouses face every day. Local group meets in Albertson, LI (Searingtown Rd., and IU Willets Road) at the Rehabilitation Center.
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesAnnual Membership Dues
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Dorothy Saunders
Contact's Position Co-President
Physical Site Address 1 63 W. Main Street, Suite H
Physical Site City, State, Zip Freehold, NJ 07728
Mailing Address 1 63 W. Main Street, Suite H
Mailing City, State, Zip Freehold, NJ 07728
Main Phone (732)577-8899
Hotline Phone (800)838-0879
Service Location Email info@wellspouse.org
Web Address www.wellspouse.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJan19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WELL SPOUSE ASSOCIATION
Affiliated Program: WELL SPOUSE SUPPORT GROUPS
This Service: WELL SPOUSE SUPPORT GROUPS
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Advocacy (FP-0500)
Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups (PN-8100.1400)
Caregivers (YD)
Families/Friends of Chronically Ill (YJ-2400)
Families/Friends of Terminally Ill (YJ-8500)
Health/Disability Related Support Groups (PN-8100.3000)
Support Groups (PN-8100)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)