Support Groups

Free support groups are offered by Manatee Memorial Hospital to the community. See upcoming dates.

HOPE Stroke Support Group for Stroke Survivors and Caregivers

Save these 2015 dates:

  • April 9
  • May 14
  • June 11
  • July 9
  • August 13
  • September 10
  • October 8
  • November 12
  • December 10

Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month from 4 – 6 p.m. at IMG Academy Golf Club, 4350 El Conquistador Pkwy, Bradenton, 34210.

Each month a different topic and speaker will be featured. This support group is in partnership with Florida Home Health and Manatee Memorial Hospital. Dinner is provided. Please RSVP to 941-773-4628 to make a reservation and for questions.

MOMM's Place: Infant and Mom Group

Want to meet other new mothers? Need a shoulder to cry on? Interested in activities that involve you and your children? Then this group is for you. Most of our mothers join us weekly to share lunch, stories, and life's little experiences. It's a great time to get out of the house with the little ones. "Infant and Mom Group" meets on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at MOMM's Place, Medical Office Building, 250 Second Street East, Suite 3F (next door to the hospital). Bring a bag lunch. Call 941-745-6925 for information.

Pregnancy Loss Support Group

Open to anyone who has experienced miscarriage, stillbirth or a newborn loss. Meets the first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the Meditation Room in the Patient Tower at the hospital. Call 941-745-6925 for information.

Sleeve Gastrectomy Support Group

This is designed to provide postoperative support. Also for those interested in learning about surgical weight loss using the sleeve. Please call 941-254-4957 for information and the next date.

Women Living with Cancer Support Group

Open to any woman who has experienced any type of cancer. Meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Medical Office Building, Suite 3F – MOMM's Place, 941-745-6925.

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Most support groups meet in the hospital at 206 Second Street East, Bradenton, unless otherwise indicated. For more information, please call 941-745-7545 or one of the phone numbers listed.

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Contact Us

For more information about Support Groups at Manatee Memorial Hospital, please call 941-745-7545.

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206 Second Street East
Bradenton, FL 34208

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