Starting Jan. 2013, there are two support groups starting in the Long Island, NY area:
The Veterans Group sponsored by USVMCLI (http://www.usvmcli.org/) starts meeting on Jan. 3, 2013, and every Thursday at 7:00pm at Henrietta Acampora Recreation Center. The address is 39 Montauk Highway, Blue Point. Refreshments and snacks are available. There are no fees, forms, and names taken. The group is strictly anonymous. The goal of the group is to offer a place for someone to talk and have others listen. For more information, please contact Frank at 631-294-5248 or Mike at 631-804-8082.
The Mood Disorder Support Group will start meeting Jan. 3, 2013, and the first and third Thursday of every month from 7:30 to 9:00pm in the 5-Tower Conference Room, NSLIJ Southside Hospital, Bayshore. For more information, contact info@MDSGLI.com or call 516-499-6374.