Support Groups and Community Classes
Catskill Regional Medical Center offers a number of support groups and community classes on various topics. Information on each group including location and schedule can be found below.
We have two support groups meeting every month for those seeking support, to listen, and share experiences after the loss of a loved one. Our Adult Bereavement Support Group and our Parental Bereavement group. Learn more:
Breastfeeding & Childbirth
For parents, new parents, and for those who are expecting, we hope that you find use in the following support groups, classes, and tours. Learn more:
Cancer Support Groups
Supporting our cancer patients through diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship:
Diabetes Discussion Group
The Diabetes Discussion Group provides education and support to those with Diabetes. This group meets at various dates and times throughout each month at CRMC in Harris. For meeting dates, times, locations and more information, please contact the Diabetes Education Staff at 845-794-3300, ext. 2106.
Emergency Care Institute
In honor of its commitment to the local community, Catskill Regional Medical Center has created an Emergency Care Institute. The Institute offers a series of free courses to assist local Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Paramedics in Sullivan County to meet their requirements for New York State certification.
Hearing Loss Support Group
CRMC’s Hearing Loss Support Group, supported by the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), is held quarterly in the Boardroom at CRMC in Harris. Dr. Deborah Lynn, a local audiologist, provides individuals with the latest information about the impact of hearing loss and the technology options available, and encourages participants to discuss strategies to manage hearing loss. For more information, contact Ms. Stephanie Morse at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Overeaters Anonymous Rotating Literature Meeting
The Rotating Literature Meeting of Overeaters Anonymous meets every Sunday from 10:30 to 11:30 am in Boardroom A at CRMC in Harris. Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who through experience, strength and hope, are overcoming the compulsion to overeat one day at a time. For information, contact Joanne at 845-482-5280.
Parkinson’s Support Group
The Parkinson’s Support Group meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month (April – November) at 5:30 p.m. in the Lab Conference Room at CRMC in Harris. This group offers education and support for those affected by Parkinson’s Disease and their caregivers. Everyone is welcome. For more information, please contact Harriet Gelinson at 845-292-6521.
Stroke Education & Support Group
The Stroke Support Group is held on the 4th Tuesday of the month from 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. at Orange Regional Medical Center in Conference Room 1 (Ground Floor). This support group focuses on stroke “recovery” with emphasis on promoting continued recovery and quality of life after formal treatment stops. For more information, contact Suzanne Geraci (Coordinator of the Neuroscience Program) at email@example.com.
Women’s Support Group for Survivors of Sexual Assault
This support group meets every Thursday from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. in the Medical Board Conference Room at CRMC in Harris. If interested in attending, please contact the RISE office at 845-794-3300 ext. 2442 for required enrollment assistance.
Next Upcoming Support Group Meetings
Full CRMC Support Group Calendar