Prairie Ridge Health offers a variety of support groups for patients and community members. 

Alzheimer’s Support Group 

An educational support group for family members assisting loved ones who have memory loss or dementia. The group meets the second Thursday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m. at Prairie Ridge Health. Family members learn more about the disease; share tips, knowledge, and concerns; and discover resources and strategies that can help. For more information contact Chris at Prairie Ridge Health at 920-623-1276

Diabetes & Wellness Support Group 

The Diabetes and Wellness Support Group provides education, fellowship, and support to help you better manage your diabetes and lead a healthier lifestyle. You do not need to have diabetes to attend - friends and families are always welcome! Each month we cover a different topic and materials for each meeting are provided below in case you are unable to attend in person.

The group meets the Third Week of Every Month at Prairie Ridge Health.

  • Wednesday from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

If ever you have any questions about the support group or the provided materials or would like to be added to the mailing list please contact Rachel Selm at 920-623-1293, by email at rselm@PrairieRidge.Health or visit Diabetes & Wellness Support Group Meetings

In recognition of National Diabetes Awareness Month in November, we host a free community event at Prairie Ridge Health. All are welcome to attend. Please watch our website and local media for more information regarding the November Diabetes Event.

Cancer Support Group
Prairie Ridge Health provides Cancer support groups for people with cancer and those touched by the disease. A lot of people receive support from friends and family. Research has shown through support groups ones quality of life and survival rate increase as a result of being able to relate to others with similar cancer experiences.

Support groups can:
• Help you feel hopeful
• Provides a network for you to lean on
• Provides a forum for you to talk about your feelings, struggles, and hopes with others
• Helps you deal with the challenges of everyday life while fighting cancer
• Helps you cope with side effects of treatment and provides an avenue to talk to others about their treatments

Cancer Support Group Details:

• 2021 Date TBD 

Grief Support Group

Hillside Hospice offers a Grief Support Group four times a year. The group meets once a week for seven weeks. Information is shared to help members understand and work through the normal process of grief. The group leaders, with special training in working with grief, provide support and encouragement, helping group members express their feelings. Anyone who has lost a friend, family member, or loved one is encouraged to join the group. All who are grieving are welcome, no matter how long ago the loss occurred. For more information call 920-887-5983