You are not alone.
In order to cope effectively with your chronic health condition, the National Kidney Foundation of Arizona offers this information on Arizona support groups for dialysis patients.
TUCSON Support Group
Contact: Barbara Reuter, MSW
(520) 792-1450 ext. (1)2763
The Tucson support group usually meets from 2:00 – 3:30PM at the Reid Park Therapeutic Recreation Building / 1000 South Randolph Way.
GLENDALE Support Group
Contact: Robin Tobler, LCSW
The Glendale support group meets from 3:30 – 4:30PM at FMC-Thunderbird Dialysis Center Conference Room / 5750 W. Thunderbird Rd., Building G, Suite 750.
TRANSPLANT SUPPORT GROUP
New Life Society Gathering
Contact: Sharon Thomas
The Phoenix support group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month (no meetings July & August) at 9:30am at Grunow Medical Center / 926 E. McDowell Rd. Suite 134. All transplant candidates and recipients are welcome.
RENAL SUPPORT NETWORK
The Renal Support Network (RSN) is a non-profit, patient –focused, patient-run agency that provides non-medical services to those affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD). RSN strives to help patients develop their personal coping skills, special talents, and employability by educating and empowering them (and their family members) to take control of the course and management of the disease.
Monday through Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Pacific Time)
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