Oakwood support groups meet in July

DEARBORN — Several Oakwood Healthcare free support and educational groups are scheduled to meet in July at facilities in western Wayne County.

The Breather’s Club will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Oakwood Cardiac Rehabilitation Center, 22060 Beech St. in Dearborn.

The club is a free service for people touched by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Club members share ideas and experiences and learn coping skills from health professionals.

For more information, contact Darlene Lingenfelter at 313-562-4132.

A support group for family and friends of people diagnosed with depression or bipolar disorder will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Oakwood Hospital – Taylor, 10000 Telegraph Road.

For more information or to register, call 313-928-9093.

Look Good, Feel Better — a program that teaches female cancer patients beauty techniques to help restore their appearance and self-image during treatment — will meet from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. July 16 at Oakwood Hospital – Dearborn, 18101 Oakwood Blvd.

Groups are limited to four to six women and taught by a beauty professional.

For more information or to register, call Juanita Prunkard at 313-593-7175.

A seminar to provide information to help people determine if weight loss surgery is right for them will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. July 16 at Oakwood Hospital – Wayne, 33155 Annapolis St. Seating is limited.

For more information or to register, call 800-543-9355.

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