Peer Support Groups

“The purpose of support groups is to provide education, encouragement and emotional support for adults who are experiencing vision decline or loss of sight.”

Allegan County

Allegan United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
409 Trowbridge, Allegan, MI
First Monday of the month, March through December, at 10:30 am

Ionia County

Green Acres Assisted Living Facility
2550 Commerce Lane, Ionia, MI
Groups forming. Call Cherie at 458-1187 for more information.

ABVI Peer Support Group Meeting

Kent County

ABVI
456 Cherry SE, Grand Rapids, MI
First Monday of the month at 9:45 am

Active Adults
Fridays 1:00 pm

RP Ushers Support Group at ABVI
456 Cherry SE, Grand Rapids, MI
Fourth Tuesday of the month at 2:00 pm

Mason/Oceana Counties

Ludington Senior Center
308 South Rowe, Ludington, MI
Third Monday of the month at 1:30 pm

Mecosta County

Mecosta County Senior Center
12954 – 80th Ave., Mecosta, MI
Fourth Wednesday of the month, March through October, at 1:00 pm

Montcalm County

Commission on Aging
613 N. State Street, Stanton, MI
Fourth Wednesday of the month at 10:00 am

Muskegon County

United Way Lakeshore
31 E. Clay, Muskegon, MI
Third Wednesday of the month at 9:15 am

Newaygo County

Hesperia Library Community Room
80 South Division, Hesperia, MI
Second and fourth Monday at 1:00 pm (Second Monday only in May, November and December). Call (800) 466-8084 for times.

Ottawa County

Member at Peer Support Group Meeting
Discussion during peer support group meeting

Village at the Pines
1450 S. Ferry Street, Grand Haven, MI
Second Tuesday of the month at 9:30 am

Royal Park Place
500 Parkside Dr, Zeeland, MI
Fourth Monday of the month at 2:00 pm

The Village at Appledoorn
630 Hastings Ave, Holland, MI
Fourth Monday of the month at 9:30 am

Pathways to Employment
Herrick Library
300 S. River Ave
Holland, MI 49423
Second Tuesday of the month at 12:30 pm
For information call (616) 396-4132

Other Meetings

Blind Parents Teleconference
Call Charis at 458-1187 for details.

Active Adults Group
ABVI
456 Cherry SE, Grand Rapids, MI
Fridays at 1:00 pm

Celebrate Independence Workshops
ABVI
456 Cherry, SE, Grand Rapids, MI
Quarterly – Call (800) 466-8084 for times

For additional information contact:

John McElheron
Social Worker
800-466-8084 ext 331
616-458-1187 ext 331
jmcelheron@abvimichigan.org

Cheri Fox, LLMSW
Social Worker
800-466-8084 ext 331
616-458-1187 ext. 331
cfox@abvimichigan.org