Staten Island University Hospital - Support Groups

Alcoholics Anonymous

Meets 2nd & 4th Saturdays, March 11th & 25th from 8:30am–3:00pm

Those interested in this driving class must call AARP at 844-377-7223

Location:

375 Seguine Avenue
Main Conference Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10309

 

Alcoholics Anonymous Inspiration

Meets Sundays, March 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th from 1:30pm – 2:30 pm

This is a support group for men and women dealing with alcoholism. Contact is available by calling 917-365-1952 or [email protected]

Location:

375 Seguine Avenue
Main Conference Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10309

Alcoholics Anonymous Unity

Meets Tuesdays, March 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This is a support group for men and women dealing with alcoholism. For more information contact Dan Haley, 646-318-5033, [email protected].

Location:

375 Seguine Avenue
Main Conference Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10309

Alcoholics Anonymous

Meets Wednesdays, March 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This is a support group for men and women dealing with alcoholism. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem.

Location:

375 Seguine Avenue
Main Conference Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10309

Alcoholics Anonymous Halt / Sober Living

Meets Thursdays, March 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th from 6:45pm – 7:45pm

Contact is available by calling 917-365-1952 or [email protected]

Location:

375 Seguine Avenue
Main Conference Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10309

AL ANON – Princess Bay

Meets Fridays, March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st from 8:00pm – 10:00pm

Beginners’ meetings at 8:00- 8:30pm and discussions at 8:45pm 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. We believe alcoholism is a family illness and that changed attitudes can aid recovery.

Location:

375 Seguine Avenue
Board Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10309

Alcoholics Anonymous Unity

Meets Weekly, Tuesdays, March 7th 14th 21st 28th from 6:30 –7:30 pm

This is a support group for men and women dealing with alcoholism. For more information contact Dan Haley, 646-318-5033, [email protected]

Location:

375 Seguine Avenue
Conference Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10309

Alzheimer’s Support

Meets Tuesdays, March 7th, 14th, 21st,, 28th from 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

A support group session will be held for families with Alzheimer member(s).  For more information, contact 917-864-6496.

Location:

475 Seaview Avenue
Regina McGinn Center
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10305

Amputee Support Group

Meets Third Monday, March 20th from 11:00am- 12:00pm

Support is offered to those with amputations. For more information please call 718-226-9576

Location:

475 Seaview Avenue
North 4A Day Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10305

Aphasia & Apraxia

Meets Second Thursday March 9th, from 6:00pm-7:00 pm

This support group offers Aphasia patients and families support, education and resources. Call (718) 226-2959 for more information.

Location:

475 Seaview Avenue
North 4A Day Room
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10305

Bariatric Psych Support

Meets First Wednesday, March 1st from 6:30 – 7:30 pm

Further information is available from Lyndis Mills-Jude at 718-226-1300.

Location:

475 Seaview Avenue
Regina McGinn Center
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10305

Brain Injury Support

Meets Second Wednesday, March 8th from 7:00pm – 8:30pm  

This group is for survivors of ABI/TBI.  Contact Jan Wollney/CBIS @ 718.734.2225 or email @ [email protected]

Location:

475 Seaview Avenue
Regina McGinn Center
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10305

Adult & Children Bereavement Group

Meets Second & Fourth Monday of the month March 13th & 27th from 1:00pm & 7:00pm

Children Bereavement Group is at 7pm only. Preregistration is required for all groups please call Karen Goldman hospice Bereavement Coordinator at 718-226-6451. 

Location:

St. Andrews Church Hall, Richmond Town
4 Arthur Kill Road 
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 10306

Breast Cancer Support Group

Meets Saturday March 25th, from 12:00 Noon -1:30 pm

This support group addresses the unique needs of women coping with breast cancer. Family members welcome.  Penny Troiano, LCSW, is moderator. Call 718-226-8888 for more information. Refreshments served.

Location:

Medical Arts Pavilion (MAP Building)
2nd Floor, Great Room
242 Mason Ave
Staten Island, NY 10305

Oral, Head, and Neck Cancers

Meets Last Tuesday of the Month, 6:30pm – 8:00pm

Please Contact Maria Anderson, MS, CCC-SLP @ 718.226.6521 for any questions

Location:

256C Mason Avenue
2nd Floor Conference Room
Staten Island, NY 10305

Young Adult Breast Cancer

Meets Tuesdays at 6:00pm – 7:30 pm

For Patients and Survivors ages 18yrs old to 40yrs old. In the midst of an isolating diagnosis, we at Staten Island University Hospital Northwell Health are here to help. We can offer a safe place for women and men to talk openly about their needs, wants, concerns and experiences during all stages of treatment, recovery and beyond. Daniella Goon, Alexandra Vreeland, Penny Troiano, LCSW and Ann Marie Quinn, LCSW (Associated with The Young Survival Coalition).

Location:

Nalitt Cancer Center
2nd Floor Library Conference Room
256C Mason Avenue, Staten Island NY

 

Crohn & Colitis Support

Meets Second Wednesday of the Month, from 7:00 – 8:30pm

Crohn’s and colitis support group meetings are often intimate gatherings where patients and their loved ones can share their stories, seek emotional support, find answers to their questions, and connect with a community who share their challenges.

Location:

Regina McGinn Center
475 Seaview Ave
Staten Island, NY 10305

Diabetes Club

Meets Second Tuesday of the Month 7:30pm–9:30pm

Supporting Families that have children with Special Needs 

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Main Conference Room 
Staten Island, NY 10309

Families Helping Families

Meets Last Tuesday of the Month from 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Diabetes club provides current information to the community about diabetes from various speakers knowledgeable in their fields. This group is open to anyone interested in learning more about diabetes.

Location:

Regina McGinn Center
475 Seaview Ave
Staten Island, NY 10305

Gamblers Anonymous

Meets Fridays from 6:30 pm – 8:00pm

This support group is open to those coping with gambling as an addiction.  For immediate support contact the GA hotline: 855-222-5542.

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Main Conference Room 
Staten Island, NY 10309

Heart to Heart

Meets First Thursday of the month from 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This support group is open to all patients and families with any heart conditions ranging from heart attacks, heart surgeries, and more.  Contact information: 718-356-7898 or [email protected]

Location:

Regina McGinn Center
475 Seaview Ave
6th Floor
Staten Island, NY 10305

Maternal Bereavement Support Group

Meets First Thursday of every month from 7:30 pm 

Support Group for mother’s dealing with the loss of an infant. For more information please contact Ann Marie Catello (718) 226 - 8851

Location:

Regina McGinn Center
475 Seaview Ave
Diabetes Room
Staten Island, NY 10305

Myasthenia Gravis

Meets Third Wednesday from 6:00 – 7:30pm (meets 4 times a year)

The purpose of the group is to provide support, education and mutual aid. For more information contact [email protected]

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Board Room
Staten Island, NY 10309

Nar Anon: New Hope

Meets Every Wednesday from 7:00pm - 8:00pm (except Third Wednesday, starts at 6:30pm)

Nar Anon family group provides support for the family and loved ones of those addicted to drugs.

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Board Room
Staten Island, NY 10309

Narcotics Anonymous: Staying Clean, Just for Today

Meets Thursdays from 5:30pm - 6:30 pm

NA is a nonprofit organization where addicts meet to help each other stay clean through the 12 step proven program of recovery. NA is a proven program of recovery where addicts can achieve long term abstinence.

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Conference Room
Staten Island, NY 10309

Narcotics Anonymous: Together on Sunday

Meets Sundays from 9:30am – 11:00am

Nar Anon support group provides support for the family and loved ones of those addicted to narcotics.

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Conference Room
Staten Island, NY 10309

Overeaters Anonymous (OA) (South)

Meets Saturdays & Sundays from 10:30 – 11:30 am & Mondays from 7:00pm – 8:00pm

People of all ages dealing with overeating are invited to attend an informational and supportive meeting.  For more information, contact 718-605-1393 or email [email protected].

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Board Room
Staten Island, NY 10309

Overeaters Anonymous (OA) (North)

Meets Tuesdays from 6:30pm – 9:30pm

People of all ages dealing with overeating are invited to attend an informational and supportive meeting.  For more information, contact 718-605-1393 or email [email protected].

Location:

475 Seaview Avenue
Regina McGinn Center
Staten Island, NY 10305

Parents Without Partners

Meets First & Thirday Monday from 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Parents without Partners provides single parents with an opportunity for enhancing personal growth, self-confidence and sensitivity towards others by offering an environment for support, friendship and the exchange of parenting techniques.

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Main Conference Room
Staten Island, NY 10309

Relationships/Partnerships in Recovery

Meets Saturdays from 7:30pm – 9:30 pm

This support group is for couples affected by the disease of alcoholism or substance abuse.

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Board Room
Staten Island, NY 10309

Smoking Cessation Support Group

Meets Thursdays from 5:30 pm 

Trying to quit smoking? Need support? Join this group for the education, resources and support you need to help you reach your goal; call 718-226-6125 for more information.

Location:

Nalitt Cancer Center
256C Mason Avenue
3d Floor
Staten Island, NY 10305

Stroke Support Group

Meets Wednesdays from 3:00pm – 4:00 pm

Education and support for the stroke patient. For more information, call 718-226-3519.

Location:

475 Seaview Ave
4A Day Room
Staten Island, NY 10305

Toastmasters, New Day

Meets Wednesdays from 3:00pm – 4:00 pm

Further information is available from (718) 979-5154, or email [email protected].

Location:

475 Seaview Ave
Regina McGinn Center
Staten Island, NY 10305

Toastmasters, Smedley

Meets Last Tuesday of the month from 7:00pm – 9:00 pm

Toastmasters assist you to become a confident public speaker in a supportive learn by doing environment. 

Location:

375 Seguine Ave
Regina McGinn Center
Staten Island, NY 10309

Toastmasters, Richmond County

Meets First & Second Wednesday of the month from 7:00 – 9:00pm

Toastmasters assist you to become a confident public speaker in a supportive learn by doing environment.

Location:

475 Seaview Ave
Diabetic Conference Room
2nd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10305

Care Giver Support Group

Meets Mondays from Noon -1:00pm

This group is for the Care GIVER, you also have your own needs, concerns and questions that need to be answered. Please bring with you to this group anything you would like to discuss.

Location:

256C Mason Avenue
Library Conference Room
2nd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10305