Support Groups

Brain Injury Support Group

  • 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month
  • 12:30 – 2 p.m.
  • Services for Independent Living  – 1401 Hathman Place, 65201
  • Contact: Leslie McGuire 573-874-1646, ext. 213

Central Missouri Autism Caregivers (CMAC)

Central Missouri Down Syndrome Family Network - Social Hours

  • Fridays in 2017: February 10, April 7, June 9, September 8, November 10
  • 6:30 – 8 p.m.
  • MU Children’s Therapy Center – 525 Keene Street, Suite 101, 65201
  • Childcare included – provided by MU Occupational Therapy students
  • Facebook
  • Contact: Kate Basi 573-449-8342centralmodsfamilynetwork@gmail.com

Fibromyalgia/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Support Group

  • 2nd Wednesday of each month
  • 2 – 4 p.m.
  • Services for Independent Living  – 1401 Hathman Place, 65201
  • Contact: Nancy Wood 573-875-5803

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group

  • 3rd Wednesday of each month
  • 6 – 7 p.m.
  • Rusk Rehabilitation Center – 315 Business Loop 70 West, 65203
  • Contact: Tori Sission 573-817-4752
  • Rusk Rehab: 573-817-2703

Parent Network

  • 1st and 3rd Friday of each month
  • 6 – 8 p.m.
  • Location varies (only sometimes hosted at SIL)
  • Contact: Mark Ohrenberg 573-874-1646, ext. 216

Parkinson's Support Group

  • 1st Thursday of each month
  • 3:30 – 5 p.m.
  • Lenoir Woods Community Center – 1 Hourigan Drive, 65201
  • Contact: Patsy Dalton 573-356-6036

PAVE (People Advocating for The Voice of Equity)

  • Scheduled presentations
  • No set dates, varies by the month
  • Contact: Jill McClintock 573-874-1646, ext. 238

People First of Boone County

  • 2nd Thursday of each month
  • 5 – 7 p.m.
  • “Friends Room” Boone County Family Resources – 1209 East Walnut, 65201
  • Website
  • Contact: Mark Satterwhite 573-874-1995, ext. 154

St. Louis Apraxia Support Group

Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group

  • 2nd Thursday of each month
  • 7 – 8 p.m.
  • Rusk Rehabilitation Center – 315 Business Loop 70 West, 65203
  • Contact: Dr. Eric Hart 573-817-2703

20 Something Support Group

  • Young adults with developmental disabilities
  • 2nd Tuesday of each month
  • Time and location varies
  • Contact: Contact: Mark Ohrenberg 573-874-1646, ext. 216

Wii Excellerate

  • 1st and 3rd Friday of each month
  • 6 – 8 p.m.
  • Services for Independent Living – 1401 Hathman Place, 65201
  • Contact: Mark Ohrenberg 573-874-1646, ext. 216