Women's Health Support Groups
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Parent Support (NICUPS)
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Parent Support (NICUPS) is a community support organization, supported and facilitated entirely by local parents, community members and NICU nursing staff. NICUPS is devoted to offering support to parents and caregivers of premature and special needs newborns.
Organized by previous NICU parents, the group members discuss experiences, share stories and learn from one another.
If you would like to talk to someone in the Parent Support group, please call the NICU Family Liaison Nurse Sue Johnson, at (717) 651-5961. We also actively participate in a Facebook group called NICU Parent Support Group of York.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Resource Group
Meets on the 2nd Monday of Mar. and Sept., 6-7:30 p.m. at the WellSpan Adams Health Center, 2nd floor conference room. Adolescent girls & women diagnosed with PCOS face a number of challenges and often feel lost when asking for help with their diagnosis.
This group is meant to provide education and skills making it easier to live with PCOS. There is no charge of this program however registration is required. Call Betsy Wargo, RD, CDE at (717) 339-2764 for more information and to register.
The Healing Hearts support group is a time of support and sharing with other parents who have experienced the loss of a baby through miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth and newborn death. This group meets the third Thursday of the month from 7-8:30 p.m. at Country Meadows of Leader Heights, 2760 Pine Grove Rd., York, PA 17403.
For additional information, please contact Healing Hearts at (717) 578-0263 or Healingheartsyork@gmail.com. We can also be reached on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/healingheartsyork/.