Support Group

What is a Support Group?

A support group is defined as a group of people with common experiences and concerns who provide emotional and moral support for one another.


What Support Groups are available in our area?

Some local support groups are associated with national organizations such as Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon. Others are sponsored by local organizations, such as Chesapeake Voyagers and Talbot Hospice. Some groups are led by a professional leader and some by members of the group. Some groups provide support for individuals coping with similar problems of their own; others are support groups for family members seeking help in addressing the problems of family members.

How to Find a Support Group

Below are support groups serving Talbot County under the following topics:

Alcohol Related

Alzheimer’s /Dementia Related

ADHD (Attention Deficit Disorder)

Bereavement Related (including loss from suicide)

Bipolar Disorder


Dual Recovery (chemical dependence and emotional or psychiatric illness)

Emotional Recovery

Parent / Family Support Groups

Physical Abuse Support

Spirituality Trauma Recovery