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familyAdoption Support Group
For more information, call Sharon Maccini at 916-456-3379.

B

Burn Recovery Group
For more information, call 916-734-3636.

C

Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies Support Group
For more information, call 916-456-2814.

Coping With Cystic Fibrosis
For more information, call Jill Steinbacher, R.N., 916-734-3738, or Jane Brown, R.N., M.S.N., 916-734-3189.

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Heart and Lung Transplant Support Group
For more information, call Andrea Hoso, R.N., or Diana Smith, R.N., 916-734-5360.

Huntington's Disease Support Group
For more information, call Judi Roberson at 916-391-3516.

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Infertility Support Group
For more information, call Sharon Maccini at 916-456-3379.

L

Leukemia Family Support Group
For people with leukemia, Hodgkin's disease, multiple myeloma and lymphoma, and their families. For more information, call Patsy Bethards at 916-734-2583.

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Parent's Bereavement Support Group 
This group is appropriate for parents who have lost a child from birth to age 21.  This eight week group, co-facilitated by UC Davis Hospice grief counselors, provides a safe, intimate environment in which to process the devastating loss of a child.  This structured group approach focuses on self-care, reducing isolation, developing supportive relationships with other parents, and fostering a healthy grieving process.  This group is offered once a year, free of charge, as a community service of the UC Davis Hospice Program.  For more information, please call 916-734-1139.

Pseudotumor Cerebri Support Group
For more information, call 916-344-5606.

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Sacramento Renal Transplant Support Group
For more information, call Cathy Burke, L.C.S.W. at 916-734-5094.

Sacramento Area Brain Tumor Support Group
For more information, call Karen A. Smith, R.N. at 916-734-5613.

Scoliosis Support Group
For more information, call Diane Gums, R.N. at 916-684-6382.

Special Care Parents Group
For parents who have experienced a high-risk pregnancy or delivered a premature or high-risk infant.
For more information, call Debbie Sarmento at 916-658-8588.

Spina Bifida Association of Sacramento Valley
For more information, call Tiffany Taylor at 916-927-7146.

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Think First
Dedicated to reducing spinal cord and head injuries, especially among elementary and high school students.
For more information, call Emily Comstock at 916-348-7812, Edie Stephenson at 916-348-1117, or Roxanne Eyler at 916-734-1478.

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Young Adult Bereavement Support Group 
This group is appropriate for young adults, age 17 to 24, coping with a recent death of someone close. Topics to be covered during this eight-week course include acknowledging and understanding grief, expressing and accepting feelings, changing of roles, coping and stress, and developing supportive relationships. This group is offered twice a year as a free community service by the UC Davis Hospice Program, UC Davis Children’s Hospital Bereavement Program, and the Children’s Miracle Network. Please call 916-734-1139, for more information.