Area Support Groups

Brain Injury and Stroke Group

Date/Time: Every two months

Place: Divine Savior Healthcare, Cafe Classroom A/B

Contact 608-745-6290


Cancer Support Group

Date/ Time: 3rd Monday of the month @ 7:00 pm

Place: United Methodist Church, Portage

Contact: 608-742-2281


Caregivers Support Group

Date/Time: 1st Monday of the month @ 1:00 pm

Place: Portage Public Library

Contact:: Janet Wiegel at 608-742-9055


Diabetes Support Group

Date/Time: 3rd Wednesday of the month @ 1:30 pm

Place: Divine Savior Healthcare

Contact: 608-745-5123


Grief Support Group

Place: Divine Savior Healthcare Chapel

Contact: Spiritual Care at 608-745-5121 for days/times


Hope House Support Group

For past and present survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault

Contact: 608-745-4722 


Memory Cafe

Date/ Time: 4th Wednesday of the month, 1-3 pm

Place: Portage Public Library

Contact:: Janet Wiegel at 608-742-9055


Opioid Epidemic 

You can view the videos at: Opioid Task Force

Director of Marketing at Columbus Community Hospital and Prairie Ridge Health Clinic

Emily Dilley at [email protected].


Portage Area Low Vision Support Group

Date/Time: 2nd Wednesday of the month - 1:00 -2:;00 pm

Place: Divine Savior Healthcare- Classroom C

Contact: Fran at 608-742-4060


Vietnam Vet Support Group

Date/Time: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 11:30- 1:00 pm

Place Columbia County Courthouse, Portage Meeting Room 1 (Lunch Provided)

Contact: Jennifer Gruba at 608-264-5342