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Support Services & Resources

Maine Medical Center hosts a variety of support groups each month. Most groups meet within the hospital’s Dana Health Education Center at 22 Bramhall Street in Portland or at our Scarborough Campus at 100 U.S. Route 1 in Scarborough.

Alcoholics Anonymous/Pulse
Fridays, 7:00 PM
Sundays, 6:30 PM (especially for gays and lesbians (GLBTQ)
Mondays, 5:30 PM
Thursdays, 7:00 PM
Dana Health Education Center, 22 Bramhall Street, Portland, ME  04102
Phone: 207-774-3034

Brain Tumor Support
2nd Tuesday of the month, 5:30-7:00 PM
100 Campus Drive, Scarborough, ME 04074
Phone: 207-662-1539

Chronic Pain Support Group of Southern Maine (Volunteer Run)
1st Thursday of the month*, 6:00-7:30 PM
*No support group in July or August
Phone: 207-423-8189
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Family Support Group by Leukemia Society
3rd Tuesday of every month, 5:30-7:00 PM
778 Maine Street, South Portland, ME  04106
Phone: 207-774-2200

General Infertility Group by Resolve New England
Maine Medical Center, Dana Education Center
22 Bramhall St, Portland, ME 04102
Tuesdays, 6pm – Oct 24, Nov 28, Dec 19, 2017
Leader:  Anne Belden
Phone: 781-890-2250

Grieving Still
A support group for those who have experienced a miscarriage or fetal death
3rd Thursday of every month, 6:00-7:30 PM
Learning Resource Center, 100 Campus Drive, Scarborough, ME  04074
Phone: 207-662-6523

Gynecological & Breast Cancer Group
2nd & 4th Tuesday every month, 6:00-7:30 PM
778 Maine Street, South Portland, ME  04106
Phone: 207-774-2200

Healing Together
A support group for those who have terminated a pregnancy due to fetal or maternal complications
2nd Thursday of every month, 6:00-7:30 PM
Learning Resource Center, 100 Campus Drive, Scarborough, ME  04074
Phone: 207-662-6523

Huntington's Disease Support
1st Wednesday of every month, 6:00-7:30 PM

ICD (Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator) Support Group
96 Campus Drive, 2nd Floor, Scarborough, ME  04074
Phone: 207-885-9905
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Maine Brain Aneurysm Support Group
Last Thursday of every month, 6:00 PM
22 Bramhall Street, Portland, ME  04102
Phone: 207-495-2532
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Mended Hearts - Cardiac Support Group
1st Thursday of most months, 6:00 PM
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Multiple Sclerosis
3rd Wednesday of every month, 5:30-7:00 PM
Phone: 207-883-1414

Parents of Children with Congenital Heart Defects
Please call for support group times
Phone: 207-662-2273

Prostate Cancer Support
3rd Monday of every month, 6:00-8:00 PM
778 Main Street, South Portland, ME  04106
Phone: 207-774-2200

Recovery, Inc.
Saturdays, 10:00 AM - NOON
Phone: 207-892-9529

Stem Cell Transplant Information and Support
2nd Wednesday of every month, 4:30-6:00 PM
Phone: 207-662-3805

Survivors of Suicide of Family Members or Friends
2nd & 4th Monday of every month, 6:00 PM
Phone: 207-409-6226

Women’s Cancer Support Group Midcoast Maine
4th Thursday of the Month, 5:00 PM
68 Chapman Street, Damariscotta
Phone: 207-563-6616

Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer Support
2nd & 4th Wednesday of every month, 5:30-7:00 PM
Please call to register
Phone: 207-396-7781

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