Local Support Groups, General

Autonomous groups of individuals who share a common problem or concern, either directly or through their partners and families, who meet together on a voluntary basis, either in-person, by telephone or via the Internet, to fulfill a need, overcome a disability or cope with a crisis. Members of mutual support groups share their experiences, strengths and hopes and rely on one another for emotional support, information and resources. (AIRS PN-8100)

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Centerville, UT

45 South 400 West
Centerville Library
Centerville, UT 84014
Phone: 801-860-3146
Organization Name: Abraham Low Self-Help Systems
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Address:
45 South 400 West
Centerville Library
Centerville, UT 84014
Phone: 801-860-3146
Email: recoveryinternationalutah@yahoo.com
Eligibility: Adults with mental health, anger management, stress and/or addiction issues.
Services Provided: A system of cognitive-behavioral self-help techniques for controlling behavior and changing attitudes. A peer-to-peer, self-help training system led by volunteer peer leaders. People who practice the living skills detailed in the Recovery International Method learn to change their thoughts and behaviors; changes in attitudes and beliefs follow.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 4/7/2020

Ephraim, UT

150 East College Avenue, Greenwood Student Center
Ephraim, UT 84627
Phone: 435-283-7136
Address:
150 East College Avenue, Greenwood Student Center
Ephraim, UT 84627
Phone: 435-283-7136
Services Provided: Counseling is available by a licensed professional, plus the Wellness Center sponsors a trained group of student mentors who work on campus with students to help them cope with all sorts of mental and emotional health issues ranging from drug/alcohol abuse to depression.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/8/2017

Heber City, UT

271 North 600 West
Heber City, UT 84032
Phone: 435-654-3775
Address:
271 North 600 West
Heber City, UT 84032
Phone: 435-654-3775
Eligibility: preschoolers' mothers
Services Provided: Mothers of Preschoolers brings mothers together for activities and support.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 2/13/2020

Hill Air Force Base, UT

5837 D Avenue Building 150
Hill Air Force Base, UT 84056
Phone: 801-777-4681
Address:
5837 D Avenue Building 150
Hill Air Force Base, UT 84056
Phone: 801-777-4681
Fax: 801-777-5736
Eligibility: Military and their families
Services Provided: Provides support and assistance to members in all branches of the military and their families, including active duty, retired, guard and reserve units deployed, and Department of Defense (DoD) employees.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/25/2019

Mapleton, UT

1511 North 300 West
Mapleton, UT 84664
Address:
1511 North 300 West
Mapleton, UT 84664
Eligibility: mothers
Services Provided: Supports mothers who are self-motivated to constantly seek improvement through association with other strong and like-minded women. Strengthen and Educate Families Monthly training,and service projects geared toward whole family participation. Networking occurs to inform members on social action and political issues.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/14/2018

Midvale, UT

6770 South 900 East Ste 105
Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-305-3171
Address:
6770 South 900 East Ste 105
Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-305-3171
Fax: 801-904-3632
Eligibility: Women who are pregnant or recently had a baby.
Services Provided: Provides counseling, support groups and hope to women.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
6975 South Union Pak Center Unit 320
AARP
Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-538-3926
Address:
6975 South Union Pak Center Unit 320
AARP
Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-538-3926
Eligibility: Anyone caring for family members
Services Provided: Our coalition focus is on the needs of all caregivers who care for family members across the lifespan; from babies to the elderly, disabled adults who need extra help, those who have mental illness, and the elderly. We want to provide support for you, give you some extra education, and link you to the resources available to you according to the area you live.
Provider Profiles: Member meetings are held the first Wednesday of every month from 12-1:30 pm at our new location.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/23/2020

Moab, UT

180 South 300 East, Ste C
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-261-2368
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
180 South 300 East, Ste C
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-261-2368
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 435-259-2691
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019

Oakley, UT

4200 North 400 West
Elk Meadows Assisted Living
Oakley, UT 84055
Phone: 435-783-5708
Address:
4200 North 400 West
Elk Meadows Assisted Living
Oakley, UT 84055
Phone: 435-783-5708
Services Provided: Caregiver support groups.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/23/2016

Ogden, UT

3340 Harrison Boulevard Ste 130
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: 801-564-6460
Organization Name: Children's Service Society of Utah
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Address:
3340 Harrison Boulevard Ste 130
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: 801-564-6460
Eligibility: Must be a kinship caregiver of a minor child 18 years or younger
Services Provided: Assists grandparents and other kinship caregivers (GrandFamilies) who are taking care of children they are not the biological parents of with applying for guardianship of the children, offers educational groups for caregivers and children (ages 4 to 11), and provides free, ongoing, short-term therapy and support services.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/8/2017
3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 200
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-392-1114
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 200
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-392-1114
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 801-392-1112
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Licensed foster and kinship families or individuals, and families who have adopted through the state (not private adoptions).
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
3350 Harrison Boulevard
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-331-5820
Address:
3350 Harrison Boulevard
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-331-5820
Eligibility: Open to the gender identity public
Services Provided: Offers LGTBQ+ affirming groups for adults and youth and activities that offer a safe space for all youth to be themselves. Ally trainings are available for any size business, organization, and group throughout Northern Utah. Works to prevent youth suicide, homelessness, and bullying and rallies communities to be better informed and able to work together in ways that save lives and transform families, schools, and regions. Follow OUTreach Utah on Facebook for updates on groups and activities in Northern Utah.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/12/2019

Orem, UT

Organization Name: Mountainland Association of Governments
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Address:
Orem, UT 84606
Eligibility: Summit, Utah and Wasatch counties
Services Provided: Offers family caregivers help with resources, skills, education, and support to care for those who suffer from memory loss, and other physical disabilities.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/6/2020
274 West Center Street
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-373-3006
Organization Name: Utah Foster Care - Salt Lake
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Address:
274 West Center Street
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-373-3006
Toll Free Phone: 877-373-3006
Fax: 801-373-3004
Wheelchair Access: Entry Only
Eligibility: Open to all foster parents.
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/10/2019

Payson, UT

Address:
Payson, UT 84651
Eligibility: Mothers of twins, triplets or more that live in Utah County
Services Provided: Provides activities and peer support to mothers of multiples that live in Utah County.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/13/2019

Price, UT

760 North 500 East
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-637-3743
Address:
760 North 500 East
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-637-3743
Email: price@newbornsinneed.org
Eligibility: Babies that are premature, ill, or impoverished. Certain items are available to parents who lose the baby as well.
Services Provided: Provide sick and premature or impoverished babies with essential necessities.
Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/10/2019
475 West Price River Drive Ste 152
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-636-0210
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
475 West Price River Drive Ste 152
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-636-0210
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/13/2020

Richfield, UT

201 East 500 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-979-2233
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
201 East 500 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-979-2233
Eligibility: Foster families and individuals who are interested in learning more about how to become a licensed foster parent or who have questions about fostering.
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019

Salt Lake City, UT

32 East Bryan Avenue (1560 West)
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-230-8492
Address:
32 East Bryan Avenue (1560 West)
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-230-8492
Services Provided: Provides a safe space where LGBT individuals, as well as those questioning their orientation, can associate with like individuals, ask questions, and know that they are not alone.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/11/2018
32 East Bryan Avenue (1560 West)
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-486-6977
Address:
32 East Bryan Avenue (1560 West)
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-486-6977
Services Provided: Provides a safe space where LGBT individuals, as well as those questioning their orientation, can associate with like individuals, ask questions, and know that they are not alone.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/13/2019
PO Box 11897
Salt Lake City, UT 84147
Phone: 801-320-0551
Address:
PO Box 11897
Salt Lake City, UT 84147
Phone: 801-320-0551
Eligibility: Crossgender, transgender, partners
Services Provided: Provides a social and support group for cross-dressers and their partners.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 5/3/2018
2001 South State Street S1-600
Salt Lake City, UT 84190-4575
Phone: 385-468-3200
Organization Name: Salt Lake County Health Department
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Address:
2001 South State Street S1-600
Salt Lake City, UT 84190-4575
Phone: 385-468-3200
Email: cjjensen@slco.org
Eligibility: Grandparents age 55 or older providing care to children under the age of 18 or caring for adults age 18 to 59 with disabilities; Salt Lake County. Anyone is eligible for information and assistance, support groups and consultation.
Services Provided: Respite Services (based on eligibility requirements): brief period of relief for the caregiver
Homemaking, home health aide, adult day care, short term stay in a nursing home.
Supplemental Services (based on eligibility requirements): supplies or equipment
Information and Assistance: provide caregivers with services and information available within the community
Monthly newsletters, caregiver website, caregiver academy and other available training
Support Groups: monthly meetings with caregivers to discuss an assigned topic for that month pertaining to care giving as well as a forum to meet with peers in similar circumstances and learn from one another
Consultations: consult with the caregiver or families to help plan the care giving process and what to expect.

There is no financial eligibility or fees required to participate with the Caregiver Support Program.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 9/26/2017
Salt Lake City, UT
Phone: 801-281-4778
Address:
Salt Lake City, UT
Phone: 801-281-4778
Services Provided: Specialized referrals to support groups and other resources for people needing emotional support. A twelve-step program for recovery from mental and emotional illness. As of 2004 there were approximately 1,100 EA groups active in the United States.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/28/2016
331 South 600 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
Phone: 801-610-6720
Address:
331 South 600 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
Phone: 801-610-6720
Email: info@encircletogether.org
Eligibility: Serves LGTBQ youth and their families, as well as anyone in the community desiring to advocate for the LGTBQ community.
Services Provided: Provides support, education, family workshops, referrals, mentoring programs, information and free or reduced cost therapeutic counseling for LGBTQ youth and their families.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/3/2019
655 East 4500 South, Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-355-7444
Organization Name: Children's Service Society
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Address:
655 East 4500 South, Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-355-7444
Toll Free Phone: 800-839-7444
Eligibility: No charge, donations accepted.
Services Provided: Grandfamilies is a support, advocacy, educational and crisis intervention program of the Children’s Service Society. Since 2002 aims to meet the growing needs of individuals and/or families that are caring for a relative’s child. Our focus is to provide information and support to these families so that the needs of safety and permanency for the children in these families can be met.
Our services include:
Crisis intervention
Adult educational support groups
Children’s support groups
Links to community resources
Drug and alcohol prevention services for children
Provider Profiles: 8 am - 6 pm M - Th
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 2/18/2016
1111 East Brickyard Road (3200 S) Ste 218
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 801-746-4334
Address:
1111 East Brickyard Road (3200 S) Ste 218
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 801-746-4334
Fax: 801-746-4337
Email: elizabeth@jfsutah.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Must be ages 18 and older and pass a background check.
Services Provided: Strengthens individuals and families and educates communities through counseling, care management, and community education. Programs serve a diverse population and are tailored to specific needs, concerns, and circumstances.
Caregiver support group.
Provider Profiles: Ellen Silver, LCSW
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/9/2019
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Organization Name: International MOMS Club
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Address:
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Eligibility: At-home moms within the boundaries extending from the Avenues, south to 3300 South, east of I-15, and also including Capitol Hill, Marmalade, Rose Park, and the Fairpark neighborhoods. which extend from the Avenues south to 2700 S. and include everything east of I-15.
Services Provided: Support group for at-home moms.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/28/2016
3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
Phone: 801-576-8685
Organization Name: Southeast Christian Church
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Address:
3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
Phone: 801-576-8685
Toll Free Phone: 888-910-6677
Email: info@mops.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Eligibility: Moms with infants, toddlers or preschoolers; also moms with school-age kids.
Services Provided: Rally women to come together in their own neighborhoods and help each other through this thing called motherhood, one gathering at a time. A short-term small group for topic-based discussion option as well.
A Christian nonprofit.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 11/4/2019
Organization Name: Mothers of Preschoolers International
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Address:
1010 East 700 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84102-3930
Toll Free Phone: 888-910-6677
Fax: 303-733-5770
Services Provided: Dedicated to meeting the needs of mothers of preschoolers. Groups usually meet once or twice a month, and often provide childcare through the MOPPETS program.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/13/2016
361 North 300 West
Utah Pride Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Phone: 801-688-2281
Address:
361 North 300 West
Utah Pride Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Phone: 801-688-2281
Services Provided: Support and education for parents, families, and friends of lesbian, gay, transgender, and bisexual people. Peer support by others who have worked through acceptance problems.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 10/25/2018
PO Box 571144
Salt Lake City, UT 84157
Address:
PO Box 571144
Salt Lake City, UT 84157
Services Provided: Extends support and understanding to mothers of twins or more, from those who have experienced life with multiple birth children.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 11/7/2019
200 South Central Campus Drive Rm 409
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone: 801-587-7973
Organization Name: University of Utah
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Address:
200 South Central Campus Drive Rm 409
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone: 801-587-7973
Fax: 801-581-3507
Eligibility: Open for everyone
Services Provided: Provides resources, a safe environment for student interaction, and outreach programs that will educate the community in regards to sexual orientation and gender identity. Located in the Olpin Student Union Bldg.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/8/2019
5296 South Commerce Drive (300 W) Ste 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-994-5205
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
5296 South Commerce Drive (300 W) Ste 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
Phone: 801-994-5205
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 801-994-5206
Email: moreinfo@utahfostercare.org
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Minimum age 18. No offenses against children; other offenses evaluated on a case by case basis.
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
1565 East 3300 South
Meet Me on 33rd
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 385-313-0990
Address:
1565 East 3300 South
Meet Me on 33rd
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Phone: 385-313-0990
Eligibility: Those experiencing infertility
Services Provided: Provides education and support to those struggling with infertility. Counseling, educational consultation, support groups, group therapy, special topic seminars. A nonprofit.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/8/2020

St. George, UT

491 East Riverside Drive Ste 2B
St. George, UT 84790
Phone: 435-656-8065
Organization Name: Utah Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
491 East Riverside Drive Ste 2B
St. George, UT 84790
Phone: 435-656-8065
Toll Free Phone: 877-656-8065
Fax: 435-656-8071
Wheelchair Access: Complete
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: Finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. Agency has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019
Address:
2044 Mesa Palms Dr
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-231-2111
Eligibility: For pregnant women or mothers
Services Provided:

We aim to support and encourage women of all ages and stages of motherhood through education and love: education, support group, apparel, babysitting co-op, social activities, exercise groups.

Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/15/2020
600 South 300 East
Knight Education Center
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-688-4123
Address:
600 South 300 East
Knight Education Center
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-688-4123
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/28/2016

Syracuse, UT

1328 Gates Head Court
Syracuse, UT 84075
Phone: 801-200-2048
Address:
1328 Gates Head Court
Syracuse, UT 84075
Phone: 801-200-2048
Email: lynea@lifeafterplacement.org
Eligibility: Birth mothers who placed child for adoption
Services Provided: Offers support to birth mothers who have placed child for adoption.
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 12/10/2019

Vernal, UT

1052 West Market Drive
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435-781-4224
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services
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Address:
1052 West Market Drive
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435-781-4224
Toll Free Phone: 877-505-5437
Fax: 435-781-1539
Eligibility: Background check required. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, financially and emotionally stable, legally married or single (not cohabitating), and able to obtain licensing through Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization that finds, trains, and supports Utah families who are willing and able to provide a nurturing home for children who have been neglected or abused. UFC has seven offices located in five regions and operates under a contract with the Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/15/2019

West Valley City, UT

PO Box 701725
West Valley City, UT 84120
Phone: 801-518-1048
Address:
PO Box 701725
West Valley City, UT 84120
Phone: 801-518-1048
Eligibility: None
Services Provided: Provide area support for moms through play-dates, community events, message boards and chat.
Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 3/25/2019

Nationwide

1415 W. 22nd St., Tower Floor
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Phone: 3123375661
Address:
1415 W. 22nd St., Tower Floor
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Phone: 3123375661
Toll Free Phone: 8662210302
Fax: 3127264446
Email: info@recoveryinternational.org
Eligibility: Adults with mental health, anger management, stress and/or addiction issues.
Services Provided: The mission of Recovery International is to use the cognitive-behavioral, peer-to-peer, self-help training system developed by Abraham Low, MD, to help individuals gain skills to lead more peaceful and productive lives.

See the website for local and online meetings and resources.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 4/9/2020
16360 Roscoe Blvd Suite 100
Van Nuys, CA 91406
Phone: 818-892-1616
Address:
16360 Roscoe Blvd Suite 100
Van Nuys, CA 91406
Phone: 818-892-1616
Toll Free Phone: 800-777-8189
Fax: 818-892-1611
Email: info@spondylitis.org
Services Provided: An exhaustive library of informational materials on worldwide developments in spondylitis,
A state by state locator to search for a rheumatologist.
Accessibility Information
Specialized Information and Referral
Support Groups
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/7/2020