Support/Education/Self-Help Groups

Alcoholics Anonymous

https://www.omahaaa.org

Phone: 402-556-1880

Al Anon (Families of alcoholics) 

http://nebr-al-anon-alateen.org

Phone: 402-553-5033

Alzheimer’s Disease/Dementia

https://www.alz.org/nebraska

Phone: 1-800-272-3900

Cancer (All forms) American Cancer Society
Online Support Services

https://www.cancer.org/about-us/local/nebraska.html

https://www.cancer.org/treatment/support-programs-and-services.html

Phone: 402-393-5800

Breast Cancer Support For African-American Women

My Sister’s Keeper      MaxCine Jackson

Phone: 402-541-5803

Pink Lotus Project

https://www.pinklotusprojectne.org

Phone: 402-512-4677

For information on current community support groups for specific types of cancer, contact the American Cancer Society, and the health organizations listed below:

CHI Health-Bergan Mercy

Phone: 402-717-2273

CHI- Immanuel Medical Center

Phone: 402-717-2273

Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center

Phone: 402-354-4673

Nebraska Medicine Department of Social Work

Phone: 402-559-4420

Crohn’s Disease & Colitis

https://www.crohnscolitisfoundation.org/

Phone: 402-505-9901

Debtors Anonymous

https://www.debtorsanonymous.org

Phone: 1-800-421-2383

Diabetes Diabetes Education Center of the Midlands

https://diabetes-education.com

Phone: 1-800-779-3374

Epilepsy
CHI Health-Midlands & Bergan Mercy

Phone: 402-717-3422

Life Innovations for Epilepsy

Phone: 402-557-8708

Family Caregivers

http://caregiversupportservices.com

Phone: 1-866-201-6896

Gamblers Anonymous

http://www.gamblersanonymous.org/ga

Phone: 402-978-7557

Grief/Bereavement:
Grief Share

https://www.griefshare.org

Phone: 1-800-395-5755

The Centering Corporation
6406 Maple St

https://centering.org

Phone: 1-866-218-0101

Pet Bereavement
Nebraska Humane Society

http://www.nehumansociety.org

Phone: 402-444-7800

Paws to Angels

http://ptapelosscenter.com

Phone: 402-507-0585

Hearing Loss
Omaha Chapter, Hearing Loss Association of America

http://www.hlaaomaha.org

Phone: 402-558-6449

Low Vision

https://www.unmc.edu/lowvision

Phone: 402-559-2463

Post-Polio Syndrome

https://www.facebook.com/NebraskaPolioSurvivorsAssociation

Phone: 402-932-5426

Stroke

CHI Immanuel Health

Phone: 402-572-2887

CHI Lakeside

Phone: 402-717-8392

Methodist Health System (Donnis Arens)

Phone: 402-895-3689

Local chapters of disease-specfic organizations also provide support group information. Online blogs, webinars and support groups are increasingly popular. The United Way of the Midlands keeps an updated list of local support groups.

Dial 211 for info line

https://www.unitedwaymidlands.org/2-1-1/