Support Group

There are 55 programs in the Support Group Category.

Alano Club of Stockton, Inc.
Eligibility: Individuals who are recovering alcoholics or addicts.
Fees: $7 Monthly.

Alano Club of Stockton, Inc. offers social club activities without alcohol or drugs. These activities include a night dance on the first and third Saturday of the month from 9:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. The Alano Club of Stockton is an independent organization which is supported by the members of Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous. Like them on Facebook for additional information and special events.

Al-Anon/Alateen
Eligibility: Al-Anon meetings are for anyone whose life has been affected by someone else’s drinking. If someone’s alcoholism is bothering you, please attend any ‘unrestricted’ meeting, both ‘open’ and ‘closed’. ‘...
Fees: None

The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope, in order to solve their common problems. Alateen, part of the Al-Anon Family Groups, is a fellowship of young people whose lives have been affected by alcoholism in a family member or close friend. They help each other by sharing their experience, strength, and hope. Please call the Al-Anon/Alateen Information Line or visit the website to receive information about gro...

Alzheimer's Aid Society of Northern California
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Alzheimer’s Aid Society of Northern California provides families with education, support, guidance and referral services. The Society promotes education to the general public and the professional community and conducts in-services to skilled nursing, residential facilities and law enforcement. The Society also contributes to research seeking the cause, possible prevention, treatment and cure of Alzheimer's disease. The Society works to educate legislators about Alzheimer's disease, as well as...

Alzheimer's Association--Greater Sacramento Office
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Mission: To eliminate Alzheimer's through the advancement of research; to provide enhanced care and support to all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. The office serves 8 counties in the Greater Sacramento area, including San Joaquin. They estimate that over 60,000 people in the region have Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia and over 180,000 caregivers provide support. Their free local programs and services include a 24/7 helpline, car...

American Cancer Society
Eligibility: Cancer-diagnosed patients, caregivers, and their families.
Fees: None

American Cancer Society provides support to cancer patients and their families at no direct cost to patients or the people who care for them. This includes transportation to medical appointments, transportation reimbursement, lodging, support groups, wigs and "Look Good Feel Better" classes.The American Cancer Society also provides information on all types of cancer and prevention education.Cancer Support Groups hosts four cancer support groups:"Reach to Recovery" puts women with breast cancer ...

American Childhood Cancer Organization (Childhood Cancer Support)
Eligibility: Families, caregivers or medical staff caring for children diagnosed with cancer.
Fees: None

American Childhood Cancer Organization is a national non-profit membership organization whose mission is to provide information and support for children and adolescents with cancer and their families, to provide grassroots leadership through advocacy and awareness, and to support research leading to a cure for all children diagnosed with this life-threatening disease. They offer free books to families of children with cancer, which are available to the public for a fee. Referrals are made to c...

American Diabetes Association
Eligibility: Information is available to all interested parties.
Fees: None

American Diabetes Association was established to provide a wide range of services and programs. Its mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. Services include: referrals to endocrinologists, diabetes educators and diabetes resources, summer camps for children and teenagers, and support groups and educational programs for people with diabetes. Information and literature about diabetes, nutrition and the complications of the disease are...

American Lung Association in California
Eligibility: None for most programs.
Fees: None

American Lung Association in California works to prevent lung disease and promote lung health through education, community service, advocacy and research. Lung disease, including asthma, emphysema and lung cancer, is the third leading cause of death in America.Please call the American Lung Association for answers to questions about asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (C.O.P.D.), emphysema, tuberculosis and other lung diseases as well as questions about the health effects of air pollut...

Arthritis Foundation (Greater Sacramento Valley Office)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Vary

Arthritis Foundation of the Greater Sacramento Valley Branch provides services such as Arthritis Awareness presentations, exercise classes and aquatic classes. Information and referral services are also available to anyone interested in learning more about arthritis. Self-help classes are available for interested individuals to assist in the coping process.

Astoria Senior Living (Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group / Grief Support)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Astoria Senior Living is an assisted living and memory care facility that offers educational seminars and support groups. Caregiver Support Group meets the fourth Thursday of the month with families and friends who have a loved one with dementia.

Central Valley North Narcotics Anonymous Support Group
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Central Valley North Narcotics Anonymous is a support group that follows the 12-step recovery program from substance abuse. Meetings are held in Acampo, Galt, Lodi, Manteca, Stockton and Tracy. Closed session meetings are available for youth only, men only and women only. Please call or visit website for exact dates, times and meeting information.

Child Abuse Prevention Council of San Joaquin County (CAPC)
Eligibility: San Joaquin County residents.
Fees: Vary by program.

The Child Abuse Prevention Council protects children and strengthens families through awareness and outcome driven programs delivered with compassion.24-Hour Advice Line offers parenting advice, answers to questions on child abuse and/or prevention, and provides referrals to community resources 24-hours per day, 365 days per year. Please call (209) 464-4524.Childcare and Education Crisis/Respite Childcare - Short Term ChildcareCenter-based, crisis/respite childcare for families at risk of child ...

Cocaine Anonymous
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Cocaine Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using cocaine and all mind-altering substances. There are no dues or fees for members, the group is fully self-supporting through contributions. It is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution. The gro...

Community Hospice (Hospice, Grief and Bereavment Support)
Eligibility: Pre-registration requested.
Fees: None

Grief Counseling offers the following support groups:Individual and Group SupportT.A.G. Support (Teen): for ages 13 to 17 years S.O.S. (Survivors of Suicide Support)Bereaved Parent SupportLoss of a spouseGeneral Grief: loss of significant other, friend, family member other than spouseThe H.U.G. Program (Hanging Up Grief): children 7 to 9 years old and 10 to 12 years old (2 groups) Grief Education and Support (Grief Education Information Overview)Infant Loss Group and Individual Support Pet Lo...

Community Medical Centers, Inc. (CARE LINK "Health Care for the Homeless")
Eligibility: Eligibility is based solely on a person's housing status.
Fees: None

CARE LINK "Health Care for the Homeless" provides access to primary health care for the greater Stockton area's homeless population. CARE LINK does the following: Provides primary health care services for the homeless at the Gleason House Medical Clinic, 423 South San Joaquin Street, Stockton; at Channel Medical Center, 701 East Channel Street, Stockton and the Care Link Outreach Program at locations throughout San Joaquin CountyProvides medical outreach services and street outreach to inform ho...

Community Medical Centers, Inc. (Early Intervention Services Program (EIS))
Eligibility: No requirements for HIV/STD testing, just call to set up a time and location.To receive assistance for HIV care/treatment, including case management and other support services, proof of HIV diagnosis ...
Fees: Fees are based on annual income reviewed once every 6 months or at reporting of changes (i.e., new job, layoff, increase/decrease in benefits, etc.)

Community Medical Centers, Inc. (CMC) has been providing quality HIV and AIDS health care in San Joaquin, Solano and Yolo Counties to Latino, multi-ethnic and underserved communities for over 20 years. Our services include specialty care, treatment, prevention services, counseling, and counseling as well as Case Management to assist patients with their medical needs.Our HIV and AIDS primary care clinics are staffed by expert teams of highly skilled professionals in the treatment and prev...

Delta Intergroup of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) (Alcoholics Anonymous)
Eligibility: Desire to quit drinking, willingness to listen to suggestions and help yourself.
Fees: None

Delta Intergroup of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) provides all the necessary information on meetings, times and places for AA in the area. Various meetings are available including open meetings, closed meeting for alcoholics only, men only and women only. Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women of all ages, creeds, races and socioeconomic backgrounds, who share their experience with each other to recover from alcoholism. AA is available to provide help to alcoholics 24-hours per day...

Emanuel Cancer Center (Cancer Support Groups)
Eligibility: Cancer patient, family member or caregiver. For more information about Support Services which are open to the community, please contact the cancer center's social worker at (209) 664-5044....
Fees: None

For more information about Support Services, please contact the cancer center's social worker at (209) 664-5044. An important part of Emanuel's approach to cancer care is taking care of the emotional well-being of patients and their loved ones. They offer a variety of support groups for patients and families, including:Monkey Business – a support group for kids, ages 5-17, who have a loved one with cancer. Meets twice monthly on Mondays from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. Thrive Cancer support group – ope...

Families Anonymous
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Families Anonymous is an organization for relatives and friends concerned about use of drugs, alcohol or related behavioral problems. It provides a program based on the 12-steps as developed by Alcoholics Anonymous. There is no program in San Joaquin County currently, but they would be glad to assist in starting a group. There is an E-meeting available on the web for those who reside in areas in which there are no regular meetings. A bi-monthly newsletter "The 12-Step Rag" is available by su...

Family Resource Network (FRN) (Sibshops)
Eligibility: Typically developing siblings of special needs children.
Fees: None for families residing in Amador, Calaveras, San Joaquin, Stanislaus and Tuolumne counties.

Sibshops are informal meetings of siblings ages 7 to 13 years. Sibshops consist of recreational activities and learning opportunities. They provide siblings with an opportunity to meet other siblings of special needs children, exchange information, thoughts, ideas and have fun. The meetings are held in FRN's service areas.

First Baptist Counseling Center (Individual and Peer Support Group Counseling Services)
Eligibility: None
Fees: No fees for support groups, sliding scale fees for individual counseling.

First Baptist Counseling Center provides both peer support groups and individual counseling. Peer support groups include alcohol and drug recovery, loss of a child, and various medical conditions (i.e. diabetes) and offer an opportunity for individuals to share their experience and receive support from one another. Individual counseling sessions include one-on-one drug, marriage, family, and crisis counseling, allowing for more personal counseling compared to the peer support groups.

Gamblers Anonymous
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from a gambling problem.The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop gambling. There are no dues or fees for Gamblers Anonymous membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. Gamblers Anonymous is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does no...

Hearts of Harvest Foundation (Heart Defect Support Group and non-profit)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Hearts of Harvest is for families with children who have congenital heart defects. Emotional support and resources are offered.

Hospice of San Joaquin
Eligibility: Patient Care: terminally ill patients with prognosis of six months or less requested by medical doctor. Bereavement Support Groups and workshops: for those who have lost loved ones regardless of age. ...
Fees: Some workshops have a one time materials fee.

Hospice of San Joaquin believes that everyone deserves a comfortable and peaceful closure. Their professional team offers a comprehensive care plan which includes professional medical, social, spiritual and emotional care (support) for the patient, family and caregivers. Each patient's individualized plan of care is designed to fit specific needs and choices. Visits are as patient and family require or request by the appropriate hospice team member. 24 hour on-call hospice nurse. Continuous ...

In Harmony (Music Therapy Services & Consulting)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Direct music therapy $80-$100 per hour; “Me Songs” vary by package.

In Harmony Music Therapy Services provides group or individual music therapy (mental health, skilled nursing, IEP- related service, hospitals, day programs, support groups, in-home care, etc.), consultation (how to use music to positively affect education/wellness/health), and “Me Songs” which are song compositions to help children/adults learn personal information such as name spelling, address and phone number. They also provide program-specific training for staff development, team-building, a...

Lodi Health (Adult Day Care)
Eligibility: Adults requiring supervision and/or the need for socializationWheelchair participants welcomeResidents of any city
Fees: Adult Day Care fees are affordable and based on full-day attendance.

Lodi Health's Adult Day Care is a licensed program at Hutchins Street Square for older and disabled adults who cannot fully care for themselves. The program provides friendly, stimulating care and support through a variety of daily activities that encourage group participation. Care-giving families can also find support services through this program, as well as referral to other programs and services for older and disabled adults and their care givers.Adult Day Care helps fill the ga...

Low Vision Support Group
Eligibility: Low vision or blindness or anyone with eye disease.
Fees: $1 per meeting for refreshments.

Low Vision Support Group has guest speakers, links members with resources and current information. Its purpose is to let others know there is hope. The group meets the third Friday of each month from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Vintage Retirement Facility located at 2145 West Kettleman Lane in Lodi. Please call to verify meeting days and times prior to attending.

Mended Hearts, Inc. (Big Valley Chapter #40)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Mended Hearts, Inc. Big Valley Chapter #40 is a support group for individuals who have had open-heart surgery and for their families as well. Meetings are designed to provide moral support for patients and their families. All patients meet with a counselor prior to open-heart surgery to discuss concerns or issues associated with the procedure. Meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month, excluding July, August and December, in Classroom #2 on the lower level of St. Joseph's Medical C...

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) (Victim Support)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Victim Support is a victim advocate group, in opposition to drunk driving. They offer support groups, counseling and referral services. Their goal is to educate and promote safe communities without drunk driving. Speakers are available to groups, and an informational booth can be set up at community events. MADD conducts a red ribbon awareness program in December and collaborates with the California Highway Patrol for high school "Safe & Sober Graduation" programs. Their mission is" to ...

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

MOPS stands for Mothers of Preschoolers. MOPS International exists to meet the needs of every urban, suburban, rural, stay-at-home and working, teen, single and married mom - moms with different lifestyles who all share a similar desire to be the very best moms they can be! MOPS recognizes that the years from infancy through kindergarten are foundational in a mother-child relationship and are filled with unique needs.MOPS helps moms through relationships established in the context of local grou...

National Alliance on Mental Illness of San Joaquin County (NAMI)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

National Alliance on Mental Illness of San Joaquin County (NAMI) provides personal and mutual support for families in times of crisis, including information and referral services. It assists families with coping and survival skills.The NAMI Family Support group meets on the first Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. and first Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. and En Espanol Groupo de Apoyo Familiar on the fourth Thursday at 6:00 p.m. at 1212 North California Street, Conference Room A, off the ...

National Stuttering Association (NSA) (Roseville/Sacramento Chapter)
Eligibility: Being a person who stutters, beings a parent of a person who stutters, or have a special interest in stuttering.
Fees: None

The Sacramento/Roseville Chapter of the National Stuttering Association meets monthly as a support group for People Who Stutter (PWS). This is a place were we can talk and be open about our speech and support each other and remind ourselves that we are not alone. We do allow parents, and educators to join our local monthly chapter meetings. The National Stuttering Association is a non-profit self-help organization. Resources, DVD’s and a website with current research is available. In addition...

NorCal Services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing (Stockton/Modesto)
Eligibility: Deaf or hard of hearing residents of San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Alpine, Amador, Tuolumne, and Calaveras County.
Fees: None

NorCal Services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing-Stockton/Modesto provides services to deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind, late deafened and developmentally disabled deaf/hard of hearing individuals who are without access to community services due to linguistic and cultural barriers. This program also serves individuals with a history or tendency of abuse and emotional crisis centered around the family. All services are provided in the communication mode preferred by the client including sign langu...

Optimal Hospice Care
Eligibility: Terminally ill patients or anyone experiencing the loss of a loved one.
Fees: None

Optimal Hospice Care works together with patients and their families to enhance quality of life. Hospice services are available for those typically affected by any type of life-limiting condition. By utilizing the most modern pain and symptom management techniques combined with a compassionate support system, hospice services help to reduce the overwhelming stress and anxiety that can come with caring for a loved one with a life limiting illness at home or in a residency facility.Hospice Care ...

Overeaters Anonymous
Eligibility: Open to the public.
Fees: None

Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the 12-step and 12- traditions models. Anyone with compulsive eating behaviors (anorexia, bulimia or compulsive overeaters) are welcome. Visit the website to find local meeting information.

Parents United of Stanislaus County (Child Sexual Abuse Treatment Services)
Eligibility: For children and adults who have been touched inappropriately, and children, teens, and adults who have touched others inappropriately. Their primary focus is child sexual abuse.
Fees: They accept Medi-Cal approved health plans and private insurance.

Parents United is a program dedicated to the assistance of parents, children and victims affected by child sexual abuse and other related problems. They provide group counseling led by trained clinicians.

Peer Recovery Services (The Wellness Center of San Joaquin County)
Eligibility: Consumers of public mental health services and their family members; Also open to community members with a mental health diagnosis, as well as anyone that is self-identified as having mental health c...
Fees: There are no fees.

The Wellness Center is a non-clinical peer run center for mental health consumers. There are no fees. The Wellness Center’s mission is to assist consumers in their recovery while reducing the stigma related to mental illness through peer-support and self-help . Peer-run support groups and classes, as well as peer-advocacy, is offered by trained Peer Recovery Coaches. A computer lab, self-education recovery library and WRAP ( Wellness Recovery Action Plan) classes are also available, among m...

Postpartum Support International
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

PSI is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote awareness, prevention and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing in every country worldwide.It is the vision of PSI that every woman and family worldwide will have access to information, social support, and informed professional care to deal with mental health issues related to childbearing. PSI promotes this vision through advocacy and collaboration, and by educating and training the professional community and the p...

Quail Lakes Baptist Church (Anger Management Group)
Eligibility: None
Fees: $20

Quail Lakes Baptist Church Anger Management Group for men and women meets for 12-weeks to explore anger, its roots and its consequences. This group will help dispel the myths about anger and teach healthy alternatives of anger expression.

Quail Lakes Baptist Church (Celebrate Recovery)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Cost of materials.

Quail Lakes Baptist Church Celebrate Recovery is a program that helps people overcome their hurts, habits and hang-ups. It believes in the biblical truth that we need each other in order to grow spiritually and emotionally. It is a safe place to be honest with what is happening in your life and discover God's power in the healing process. This group meets in Room E-213 on Tuesdays from 6:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.

Quail Lakes Baptist Church (DivorceCare)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Vary

Quail Lakes Baptist Church Divorce Care is typically offered twice per year. It is for those who have filed or have gone through a divorce. Lay counseling is available year-round. Please call for an appointment at (209) 951-2645.

Quail Lakes Baptist Church (GriefShare)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Cost of materials.

Quail Lakes Baptist Church GriefShare is a 10-week group in which you will learn how to process the changes that accompany the loss of a loved one. Featuring a combination of videos, workbook and group support, it is an opportunity to share your journey from mourning to joy with people who care. Typically offered twice per year.

San Joaquin AIDS Foundation
Eligibility: For case management services, must be a San Joaquin County HIV positive resident.
Fees: None

San Joaquin AIDS Foundation offers free and anonymous HIV/AIDS testing Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Case management is provided for individuals with HIV/AIDS. In addition, HIV/AIDS outreach and education is offered to community groups, church groups, group living situations, schools and high risk populations. Volunteer opportunities for interested parties and one-on-one/family counseling is available.Positive Support is a new support group for family members and friend...

San Joaquin County Behavioral Health Services (Allies SOAR Program )
Eligibility: Adults suffering from a severe and persistent mental health disorder and substance abuse disrorder (past or present).
Fees: None

Allies SOAR Program offers mental health treatment to clients with issues of substance abuse, mental illness and trauma. Individual and group supports are offered.

San Joaquin County Family Child Care Association
Eligibility: Members must be licensed child care providers.
Fees: Annual membership $40.

San Joaquin County Family Child Care Association offers a free referral service, newsletter and opportunity for exchange and support among its members. The Association serves the child care community by conducting fundraisers which channel money back into the community to fund holiday gift giving programs, among others. They also have quality speakers to educate child care providers on important topics and receive professional growth hours for attending. Those that attend and complete courses...

San Joaquin County Public Health Services (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS))
Eligibility: Individuals who have lost an infant due to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
Fees: None

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Program provides grief and bereavement services and case management to families and/or child care providers who have experienced the death of an infant due to SIDS. Contact with the family is made within three working days after notification from the coroner about the death. Support services, information, referrals to community resources, community and provider education are offered.

San Joaquin Pride Center (SJPC)
Eligibility: Open to all of the LGBTQQIA community.
Fees: None

The San Joaquin Pride Center serves the diverse LGBTQQIA community in San Joaquin County and the surrounding areas by creating a safe and welcoming space, by providing resources that enrich body, mind and spirit, and by educating the public in tolerance and respect for all people within the LGBTQQIA community. ProgramsPeer GroupsThe San Joaquin Pride Center, located in Stockton, offers peer-led drop-in support groups for the LGBTQQIA communities throughout San Joaquin County. These groups provi...

Sequoia Heights Baptist Church (Celebrate Recovery)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Faith-based group utilizes the “8 recovery principles” and the 12-step program to address addictive, compulsive, dysfunctional behaviors. A large group meets for teaching/personal testimonies followed by separate, small groups for men and women-specific issues such as substance abuse and anger, sex/porn, co-dependency, eating disorders, and childhood issues. Sponsorships/accountability partners are offered as well to assist the recover process.

Sisters in the Brotherhood Support Group
Eligibility: Support Group is geared for female carpenters and all other trades for both women or men. Everyone is welcome.
Fees: None

Sisters in the Brotherhood Support Group offers support, guidance and information to those in the carpentry field or those interested in pursuing a career in carpentry. The group meets at the Carpenter's Local 152, 1421 Moffat Blvd in Manteca, in the evening. Please call for meeting information.

St. Joseph's Medical Center (St. Joseph’s Cancer Institute Support Groups)
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

St. Joseph’s Regional Cancer Support Group assists individuals in developing coping mechanisms. The group helps people create and use strategies on living with cancer. Discussion topics vary and include family relationships, stress, anxiety and other clinical and supportive information. Please call (209) 939-4526 St Joseph's Cancer Resource Navigator Line for current informationBreast Cancer Support Group: first Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the St. Joseph’s Cancer Center Conference R...

Stockton/San Joaquin Parkinson's Disease Support Group
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

Stockton/San Joaquin Parkinson’s Disease Support Group meets the second Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in West Hall at O'Connor Woods. The group is designed for individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease as well as for their family and caregivers. It provides attendees with an opportunity to share and learn from others who are experiencing similar difficulties.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Membership $32 annually, $3 - $5 per month chapter dues.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) weekly chapters meet throughout the area. Find a meeting near you on www.tops.org website.

The Compassionate Friends
Eligibility: None
Fees: None

The Compassionate Friends (TCF) is a national nonprofit, self-help support organization offering friendship, understanding, and hope to families grieving the death of a child of any age, from any cause. There is no religious affiliation and no individual membership fees or dues are charged. All bereaved family members are welcome. When a child dies, at any age, the family suffers intense pain and may feel hopeless and isolated. The Compassionate Friends provides highly personal comfort, ho...

The Parkinson's Support Group of Tracy
Eligibility: An informative and educational support group for people with Parkinson's disease.
Fees: None

The Parkinson's Support Group of Tracy has its meeting on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 10:00am till noon. These meetings are for the benefit of anyone with Parkinson's disease and their spouse or caregiver. In knowing how difficultit mornings can be for people with Parkinson's our policy is "You are never late, we're just glad to see you." Everyone gets a chance to share their symptoms, challenges, frustrations and victories.The group has been around for almost 4 years and is affil...

Women's Center-Youth & Family Services
Eligibility: Women's Center-YFS serves women, children, teens and men who are victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking as well as homeless and runaway youth.
Fees: None

Women’s Center-Youth & Family Services is San Joaquin County’s only provider of free, confidential shelter and services specifically designed to meet the needs of homeless and runaway youth and victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. The organization’s mission is to build a stronger community by fostering the strengths in individuals and by acting as a catalyst to end violence and youth homelessness. Women’s Center-YFS has a staff of 75 providing services at 10 sites throughout San ...