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Chapter Calendar

Please be aware that there are occasional exceptions to the dates below. Please see our Chapter Calendar for exact dates for support groups.

NC Support/Resource Group Information

**INTRODUCING OUR NEW SUPPORT GROUP ** Genetic Telephone Support Group
When: 4th Monday of every month, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Where: Telephone Conference Line: 1-800-582-3014
Participant Passcode: 088457128#
Facilitator: Andrea Smith, MS, LCGC
Contact: asmith@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x 719

Resource Support Groups - For those living with ALS, family and friends.
(Open to the community)

Telephone Resource Support Group When: 4th Sunday of every month, 3:30- 5:00 pm Where: Telephone conference line: (800) 582-3014 Participant Code: 088457128# Facilitator: Pamela Brown, BSW Contact: PBrown@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x703

Fayetteville Area When: 3rd Tuesday of every month, 5:30 - 7:00 pm Where: Massey Hill Recreation Center   1612 Camden Road, Fayetteville, NC Facilitator: Joanna Nunez, LCSW Contact: jnunez@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x712

Greensboro/Triad Area When: 2nd Thursday of every month, 5:00 - 6:30 pm Where: St. Andrew's Church   2105 W. Market Street, Greensboro, NC Facilitator: Katie Wangelin, LCSW Contact: kwangelin@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x 716

Greenville Area When: 3rd Wednesday of every month, 5:30 - 7:00 pm Where: Vidant Rehabilitation Center Classroom    (located behind the children's hospital)    2100 Stantonsburg Road, Greenville, NC Facilitator: Phyllis Hazel, MSS Contact: phazel@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x709

Asheville Area When: 4th Friday of every month, 1:00 - 2:30 pm Where: 23 Edwin Place, Asheville, NC Facilitator: Pamela Brown, BSW Contact: PBrown@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x703

Winston-Salem Area When: 4th Tuesday of every month, 2:00 - 3:30 pm Where: Heritage Woods      3812 Forrestgate Drive, Winston-Salem, NC Facilitator: Lynn Sanderson, BSW Email: lynn@alsnc.org Phone: (877) 568-4347 x261

Wilmington Area (Coastal Carolina) When: 3rd Saturday of every month, 1:00 - 2:30 pm Where: Church of the Servants    4925 Oriole Drive, Wilmington, NC Facilitator: Joseph Peters, LCSW Contact: jpeters@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x701

Triangle Area (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) When: 2nd Sunday of every month, 2:30 -4:00 pm Where: North Carolina Chapter office    (American Legion Building)    4 N. Blount Street, Suite 200, Raleigh, NC Facilitator: Kate Spanier, MS Contact: kate@alsnc.org or 919-390-0126

Unifour Area (Hickory, Lenoir, Morganton) When: 1st Sunday of every month, 2:00-4:00 pm Where: The Falls Neurology    4355 Hickory Blvd, Granite Falls, NC Facilitators: Roz MacGuire, MSW Contact: rmacguire@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x706 Annette Beam, RN, CNS-BC Contact: abeam@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x710



Caregiver Support Groups (For active caregivers only)

Telephone Caregiver Support Group When: 2nd Saturday of every month, 10:30am - 12:00 noon Where: Telephone conference line: (800) 582-3014 Participant Code: 088457128# Facilitator: Joseph Peters, LCSW Contact: JPeters@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x701

Triangle Area (Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh Area) When: 3rd Monday of every month, 6:30 - 8 pm Where: North Carolina Chapter Office    (American Legion Building)    4 N. Blount Street, Suite 200, Raleigh, NC Facilitator: Lisa Hoskins, MSW Contact:lisa@alsnc.org or (877) 568-4347 x 241

Charlotte (Matthews) Area When: 2nd Sunday of every month, 2:30 - 4:00 pm Where: Presbyterian Hospital Community Room    1450 Matthews Township Pkwy, Matthews, NC Facilitator: Sarah DeMaison, LCSW Contact: sdemaison@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x 718

Unifour Area (Hickory, Lenoir, Morganton Area) When: 3rd Thursday of every month, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Where: The Falls Neurology    4355 Hickory Blvd, Granite Falls, NC Facilitators: Roz MacGuire, MSW Contact: rmacguire@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x706 Annette Beam, RN, CNS-BC Contact: abeam@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x710

Greensboro/Triad Area (WinstonSalem, High Point) When: 3rd Tuesday of every month, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Where: St. Andrew's Church   2105 W. Market Street, Greensboro, NC Facilitator: Katie Wangelin, LCSW Contact: kwangelin@alsnc.org or (877) 257-7401 x 716