Selected Community Events
Fibro Fight Club: A Free Fibromyalgia Support Group
Meetings take place in the Anthony Building at the Unitarian Universalist Church at 305 Wellborn Rd. College Station, TX
The Fibro Fight Club support group meets every 2nd Sunday at 5pm. On February 8th, the support group will host guest speaker Kristin Henningsen. Kristin is a holistic health practitioner, a herbalist, an adjunct professor at Kaplan University and a Yoga instructor. This is a free event, but donations are welcome.
Fibromyalgia is a chronic auto-immune disorder which can cause wide-spread pain, fatigue, memory loss, anxiety and much more. Fibro Fight Club is designed to a positive, supportive environment which facilitates an exchange of ideas on a range of topics such as daily lifestyle choices, local doctors, treatments, symptoms, diets, etc.
www.facebook.com/FibroFightClub or contact the support group facilitator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sterling House - 105 N Sterling, Bryan TX
A monthly support group for ages 13 - 19
Joan Serber, 979-821-2266, email@example.com
Mother of Angels
Sterling House 105 N Sterling Bryan, TX
An informal social support event for mothers. Meet other moms who know how grief feels. Share stories, experiences, ideas, support and hope.
Joan Serber, 979-821-2266
Monthly Autism Support Group Meeting
Oct 9, 2012 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Brazos Valley Rehabilitation Center
Families of Autistic Children Engaged Together for Suppport (FACETS) will host their monthly meeting. We will be discussing the benefits of animal therapy and hippotherapy (horse therapy.) We'll have several therapy animal visiting with the children while the adults listen to speakers representing Aggieland Pets With a Purpose and the Gallop Foundation. Childcare is available if you RSVP by Oct. 5th.
Aimee Day 979-229-1154
Hudson Creek Alzheimer's Family Support Group
Aug 21, 2012 - Dec 18, 2012 6:30 PM
Hudson Creek 3850 Coppercrest Dr. Bryan, Tx 77802
A support group comprised of family members of patients with Azheimer's Dementia. Occasionally speakers are present to provide education for families and loved ones but the majority of our meetings are families supporting families.
3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM.
Darkness to Light
Jul 19, 2012 6:00pm
Scotty's House 2424 Kent St. Bryan, Texas 77802
Scotty’s House Child Advocacy Center will host the Darkness to Light program at its facility, located at 2424 Kent Street in Bryan.
The program is free and open to any concerned citizen, but registration is required.
Darkness to Light is a non-profit organization whose mission is to reduce the incidents of child sexual abuse by shifting the responsibility from children to adults. This is accomplished through an award winning media campaign which raises public awareness and directs adults to educational tools that will educate them on how to prevent, recognize and respond to sexual child abuse and motivate them to courageous action. To register for this program, please call Linda Patton at 979-703-8813 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about Scotty’s House Brazos Valley Child Advocacy Center, please visit www.scottyshouse.org.
Linda Patton, Executive Director