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Support Groups

Summit Programs

Ostomy Friends of the Flathead

Ostomy Friends of the Flathead meats the third Thursday of every month at 2pm in the Summit conference room.  Contact Jerry Sashko at 871-8846 with any questions regarding this support group for Ostomy patients. 

Children's Advocacy Center Support Group

Every Friday in the Summit conference room from 12pm - 1pm.
Contact Sean Sullivan @ 260.4919 for more information. *Please note this is by invitation only.

Sjogren's Syndrome Support Group

The Flathead Valley Sjogrens Support group will meet in the Summit conference room the 3rd Friday of every other month at 11:30 sharp. Their remaining 2019 schedule will be a meeting in November.  In 2020 the group will be meeting in March, June and September.  Bring any family or friends who want to learn more about this autoimmune disease. We will have a discussion period and time to share. Bring your own lunch and a covered drink.  Please call Laura w/ any questions at 270-7393.

Surviving Our Loss After Suicide

Surviving Our Loss After Suicide (SOLAS) is a support group that works one-on-one with individuals who have lost a loved one through suicide.  Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7pm in the Summit conference room.  Contact Chandel Beck @ 928-221-2913 or email at

Grief Support Group

Home Options Hospice is pleased to offer an open, ongoing weekly grief support each on Tuesday through February 2020, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm.  These groups provide a safe and supportive place to share grief after the loss of a loved one. 
The gatherings are offered free of charge and open to adults who seek encouragement and support through their grief journey.  Each week a Home Options’ skilled social worker will present topics related to grief and coping, providing helpful insight, while facilitating time for questions and sharing. 
Participants are welcome to attend all or individual sessions.  Group will meet in a Summit conference room
Please call 406-751-4254 for additional information.

Eating Disorders Anonymous

This support group will be ran like a 12 step program and will have an eating disorder topic incorporated for the week.  It doesn't matter where you are in your journey; we would love to have you join us every week or when you can in a conference room at The Summit.  Leslie Brown, LCSW is a social worker over at Family Health Care will be running this support group and can be reached at 406-493-5401.

Nicotine-Free Living Support Group

The Nicotine-Free Living Support Group is open to those who are committed to remaining nicotine free and are looking for a support and accountability system to help them with this commitment.  This group meets weekly on Friday at 10am in the Summit conference room.  Please call Krista Rufenach at 406-751-4133 or more information.

Traumatic Brain Injury (T.B.I.) & Caregivers Support Group

The Traumatic Brain Injury & Stroke Support Group includes caregivers and those who deal with stroke, head injury, and brain injury. Meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:00 pm in the Summit conference room.  During summer months, they do community integration and move to locations outdoors so please check the schedule with In Patient Rehab at  756-4720.