Support Groups/ Self-Help Groups

Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families

215-233-0444

 

Al-Anon (for family members and friends of alcoholics)

215-222-5244

 

Alateen (for teenage children of alcoholics)

215-222-5244

 

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

215-574-6900

 

American Anorexia/ Bulimia Association of Philadelphia

215-221-1894

 

American Parkinson’s Disease Association

610-447-2911

 

Amnion Crisis Pregnancy Center

610-525-1557

 

ASCEND (Asperger’s Syndrome Alliance of PA)

610-449-6776

www.ascendgroup.org

 

Association for Developmental Disabilities, Inc. (young adult group)

215-886-9990

 

Autism Society of America

610-358-5256

 

Autism Support & Advocacy in PA

(ASAP)

610-688-8894

 

Caron Foundation- Parent and Family Support Group (Addiction/Recovery)

Westminster Presbyterian Church, West Chester, PA

Contact Joi Honer 610-743-6156, JHoner@Caron.org

 

Center for Grieving Children, Teens & Families

215-744-4025

www.grievingchildren.org

 

CHADD (Children with ADD/ADHD)

1-800-233-4050

e-mail Dkoch46601@aol.com

 

Children of Aging Parents

215-945-6900


Compassionate Friends (bereaved parents)

610-337-9726

 

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America

215-396-9100

 

Delaware County PDD-Autism Family Network

610-626-9511

 

Delaware County Women against Rape

610-566-4342

 

Divorce Trauma Center

610-688-1276

 

Down Syndrome Interest Group

610-544-4025

 

Eastern PA Affiliate of SIDS Alliance

1-800-221-7437

 

Epilepsy Foundation of SEPA

1-800-887-7165

 

Evenstar Bereavement Group

215-590-3273

www.chop.edu

 

Families of Murder Victims

215-686-8078

 

Family Support Line (for child sexual abuse victims and the non-offending parents)

610-891-5275

 

Gamblers Anonymous Fellowship of Philadelphia

215-468-1991

 

Homosexuals Anonymous

610-376-1146

 

Incest Survivors Anonymous

215-848-3830

 

Learning Disabilities Assoc. of PA

610-458-8193

 

Lupus Foundation of Philadelphia

215-877-9061

 

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

610-325-8212

 

NAR-ANON (friends/ family of addicts)

610-566-3944 ext. 10

 

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

(NAMI)(Delaware County Chapter)

610-623-0071

http://www.nami.org/

 

National Hemophilia Foundation (Delaware Valley Chapter)

215-885-6500

 

National Stuttering Project (Philadelphia Area Chapter)

610-664-5139

 

Nursing Mothers Network

610-626-0220

 

Overeaters Anonymous

610-565-9695

 

Parent Education Network

1-800-522-5827

 

Parents & Friends of Lesbians and Gays (P-FLAG)

215-572-1833

 

Parents Involved Network (PIN)

(helps parents whose children have emotional problems)

610-713-9401

www.pinofpa.org

 

Parent to Parent of PA

(linking families whose children have special needs) 

1-800-986-4550

http://www.parenttoparent.org 

 

Parents without Partners

610-688-4829

 

Peter’s Place, Berwyn, PA

(bereavement groups for children and parents)

610-889-7400

 

Philadelphia’s Candlelighters (Support for Families of Catastrophically Ill Children)

215-884-0413

 

Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors

215-946-2876

 

Resolve (Infertility)

1-888-765-2810

http://www.resolve.org

 

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish (Bereavment Group)

610-543-0848

www.sfaparish.org 


STAP- Second Time Around Parents

(grandparents raising their grandchildren)

610-566-7540

 

SHHH TDD (Self-help for Hard of Hearing People)

215-646-2065

 

Survivors of Incest Anonymous

216-925-4002

 

Survivors of Suicide

(for those who have lost a loved one through suicide)

215-545-2242

 

Taylor Hospice

610-521-5822

www.taylorhospice.org

 

To Live Again (widowed)

610-353-7740

 

Tourettes Syndrome Society

1-800-446-6356

 

Unite, Inc. (Grief support after the death of a baby)

215-728-3777

 

United Cerebral Palsy

215-242-4200

 

Young Parents Support Network

610-565-6171

 

Zipper Club (Cardiac surgery and heart info.)

610-940-9655