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Social Services and Support Groups - Week of January 20, 2020

Social Services and Support Groups

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January 2020
 10 a.m.-noon  Free! 

Metastatic Cancer Group: Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor.

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Join others faced with the specific challenges of Metastatic Cancer.
Bi-weekly, Second and Fourth Wednesday of every month, 10 am - 12 pm
Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor, 2010 HOGBACK RD STE 3. Free. 734-975-2500. [map]

 7 p.m.  Free! 

"May We Help Volunteer Meeting": Maker Works.

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Join May We Help Michigan at the Maker Works facility to help organize a group to build custom gizmos that help people with disabilities accomplish daily tasks. Volunteers will design, build and deliver unique assistive technology devices for people with limited range of motion or other challenges.
Make a difference in someone's life by using your design and fabrication skills, or support the effort with administrative and organizational skills. Training and assistance will be provided, no membership required.
Maker Works, 3765 Plaza Drive. Free. 734-222-4911. [map]



January 2020
 5:30 p.m. 

"Acceptance-Based Behavioral Weight Loss Group": Equanimity Partners Inc.

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Join this ongoing weight loss group that provides the most evidence-based approach to weight loss. Identify and connect with meaningful reasons why weight loss is important to you and gain insight to help you make eating decisions more mindfully. Learn how to choose the healthiest behavior, even when it might not be the easiest or most pleasurable one and commit to long-term changes in your lifestyle that will help you maintain your weight loss and your health! This is an ongoing group starting in January 2020 and welcoming members anytime with intake. We will be meeting every Thursday from 5:30-7:00pm.
*Call for insurance rates and/or more information!
Equanimity Partners Inc., 3830 Packard Rd. Ste. #100. $100 intake /$40 per session. 734-531-6176. [map]



January 2020
 Noon-4 p.m.  Free! 

"Organizational Fair to Support Individuals Experiencing Food or Housing Insecurities": Ypsi Gathering Space.

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A fair of organizations that serve individuals experiencing housing and food insecurity will take place on January 25th from noon to four (see attachment). A variety of opportunities to volunteer and engage will be available.
Riverside Arts Center, 76 N Huron, Ypsilanti. Free. [map]

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