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St. John Valley Support Groups

Support groups are designed to help individuals and their family members cope with their existing disease or medical condition. The St. John Valley Support Group meetings are conducted in Fort Kent, Maine, at Northern Maine Medical Center (NMMC), and at Forest Hill Rehab & Skilled Nursing Center (FH). They are also conducted in Madawaska, Maine, at the Acadia Family Health Center (AFHC).

AA Support Group:

  • Eagle Lake
    Meets Sundays
    St. Mary's Parish Hall
    7:00 pm
  • Fort Kent
    Meets Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Saturdays at 7:00 pm
    Meets Fridays at 12:00 noon
    NMMC Wellness Center - Second Floor Inservice Room
  • Madawaska
    Meets Tuesdays
    Madawaska Senior Citizen's Center
    7:30 pm

AL-ANON Support Group:

  • Fort Kent
    Meets Mondays
    Rock's Diner (downstairs)
    1:00 pm

    Meets Fridays
    Fort Kent Public Library (ground level)
    7:30 pm

  • Madawaska
    Meets Tuesdays
    291 Newberry Drive, Suite 105
    7:00 pm


Alzheimer's/Dementia Support Group:

Contact Peggy Ouellette, Social Worker, at (207) 834-3915. Meets the second Tuesday of each month
Forest Hill - Inservice Room

Cancer Support Group:

Contact Karen Ouellette at (207) 834-3855.
Meets the third Thursday of each month
Northern Maine Medical Center- Medical Library

American Cancer Society - 1-800-227-2345
(Free information and publications)

Fort Kent Diabetes Support Group:

Contact: Carole Pelletier,RN in Diabetes Education at (207) 834-1946
NMMC Medical Office Building


Madawaska Diabetes Support Group:

Contact: Carole Pelletier, RN in Diabetes Education at (207) 834-1946
Acadia Family Health Center (Madawaska) - Fraser Room

Narcotics Anonymous:

Meets Thursday nights
St. Louis Parish - Basement
7:30-8:30 pm

Suicide Loss Support Group

Contact: Ethel Jalbert - phone: 834-5790 or email: suicideloss@roadrunner.com

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