Prenatal Series For Expecting Parents
What: Class 1: Preparation for Labor 
When: Monday, October 2     6:30 to 9:00 p.m.

What: Class 2: Labor
When: Monday, October 9     6:30 to 9:00 p.m.

What: Class 3: Hospital Management 
When: Monday, October 16     6:30 to 9:00 p.m.

What:  Class 4:  Information for Dad; Infant Feeding Basics for Mom 
When: Monday, October 23     6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: St. Joseph Education Center
        615 St. Joseph Drive     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information or to register, call 877-205-2273.

Lupus Support Group  
What: A free support group for Lupus patients, their families and caregivers
When: Monday, October 2     3:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Where: St. Vincent Kokomo Administrative Conference Room
        1907 West Sycamore Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information or to register, call 317-225-4400.

Amputee Support Group  
What: A free support group for amputees and their families
When: Wednesday, October 4     3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Where: St. Vincent Kokomo Physical and Sports Therapy 
        2130 W. Sycamore Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information or to register, call 765.236.8500.

Open Table Discussion on Grief
What: A free monthly open table discussion on grief
When: Wednesday, October 4     10:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Where: Paul Phillipe Resource Center
        401 W. Walnut St.     Frankfort, IN 46041
Info:         For more information, call 317-982-3573.
        To arrange transport, call 24 hours ahead, 765-659-4060.

New Mothers Support Group
What: A weekly opportunity for new mothers to hear guest speakers, talk about child/family topics and share experiences and tips with each other 
When: Wednesdays, October 4, 11, 18, 25     10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Where: St. Joseph Education Center  
        615 St. Joseph Drive     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information, call 765-456-5655.

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Support Group
What: A free support group for those who are, or have, suffered from postpartum depression, anxiety or other mood disorders.
When: Mondays, October 9, 23     2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Where: St. Joseph Education Center
        615 St. Joseph Drive     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information, call 765-236-8334.

Better Breathers Club
What: Free support group for lung disease patients and their families
When: Tuesday, October 10     3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Where: St. Vincent Kokomo Cardiology Department 
        1907 West Sycamore Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information, call 765-456-5706.

Red Cross Blood Drive
What: Give blood with the American Red Cross
When: Tuesdays, October 10, 24     8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: St. Vincent Kokomo Trinity Conference Room 
        1907 West Sycamore Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:          For more information or to register, call 765-459-4162.

Infant CPR

What: Learn the proper procedures for administering CPR to an infant
When: Wednesday, October 11     6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: St. Joseph Education Center
        615 St. Joseph Drive     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information or to register, call 877-205-2273.

Diabetes Support Group
What: Free support group for people with diabetes and their families
When: Thursday, October 12     5:30 p.m.
Where: St. Vincent Kokomo Administrative Conference Room
        1907 West Sycamore Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:          For more information, call 765-456-5587.

Parkinson’s Support Group  
What: A free support group for Parkinson’s patients, their families and caregivers
When: Tuesday, October 17     2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Where: YMCA of Kokomo – St. Vincent Room 
        114 North Union Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information or to register, call 765-438-3508.

Bariatric Support Group
What: Free support group for anyone who has had bariatric surgery or is seeking bariatric surgery and their family
When: Wednesday, October 18     7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: St. Joseph Education Center
        615 St. Joseph Drive     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information or to register, call 317-582-7088.

Cancer Support Group

What: Free support group for cancer patients, survivors and their families
When: Thursday, October 19     4:30 p.m.
Where: St. Vincent Kokomo Cancer Center
        1907 West Sycamore Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:          For more information, call 765-456-5687. 

Done In A Day Class
What: Prenatal series presented in one all-day session
When: Saturday, October 21     9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: St. Joseph Education Center
        615 St. Joseph Drive     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:  For more information or to register, call 877-205-2273.

Howard County Stroke Support Group  
What: Free support group for stroke survivors and their families
When: Wednesday, October 25     3:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Where: St. Vincent Kokomo Acute Rehabilitation Unit Dining Room 
        1907 West Sycamore Street     Kokomo, IN 46901
Info:         For more information, call 765-236-8070.

About St. Vincent
In Indiana, Ascension’s St. Vincent operates 20 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices and clinics that cover a 57-county area and employ more than 15,000 associates. Across the state, St. Vincent provided more than $266 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Indiana for 136 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.stvincent.org.