A number of support groups meet regularly in Champaign-Urbana. Our list focuses on groups that meet locally, are affiliated with a local, state or national organization and are led by professionals in the field.
Because meeting times and locations change frequently, we suggest contacting the sponsoring organization for information.
(217) 383-3311; 611 W. Park Street, Urbana
ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) Association Support Group offers phone visits; case management services; Skype appointments for virtual home visits; community education; and possible loaner medical equipment such as power wheelchairs, hospital beds, and communication devices. Greater Chicago Chapter, (312) 932-0000.
Bariatric Support Group
Better Breathers CU
Better Breathers Danville
Brain Injury Support Group
Cancer Support Groups
Diabetes Support Group – Champaign
Ostomy Support Group
Epilepsy Support Group serves people with epilepsy or other seizure disorders and their family and friends.
(312) 939-8622 or (800)-273-6027; 17 N State St., Suite 650 Chicago
HIV Support Group offers open discussion, socializing, and education.
(217) 352-7961; 201 Kenyon Rd., Champaign
Stroke Support Group brings together stroke survivors and their caregivers for mutual help, fellowship, education, and service to others.
(217) 337-2000; 1400 W. Park St., Urbana