Phone: (715) 717-4121


Support Groups

 
3D Community Health Series
Join fitness and nutrition experts for tips to help you live the healthy life you want. These events focus on the whole person and address health for your body, mind and spirit. 
Eau Claire Area Stroke Support Group
Free

Meets every third Thursday of the month from noon to 1:30 p.m. The stroke support group provides support, education and encouragement to survivors of stroke, their families and friends — allowing them to move forward with their lives.

Call 715-717-4315 to register and to be added to our monthly invitation mailing list, or simply show up to attend a meeting. A free lunch is provided. Location: 3D Community Health, located on the first floor of the Professional Plaza Building (2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire).


QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer

IT’S TIME TO TALK ABOUT SUICIDE PREVENTION QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer. Do you know someone who might be at risk for suicide? Two opportunities to join us to learn the three steps anyone can take to help prevent suicide. Just like CPR, QPR is an emergency response to someone in crisis and can save lives. Learn to recognize the warning signs that someone may be thinking about suicide and how to help them.

If you are interested in having a presenter train your group in QPR, please contact 3D Community Health: Body.Mind.Spirit at 715-717-1600.


Share Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support

Share is a national support resource for families who have experienced the loss of a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth, early infant death or SIDS. Share is here to help you find hope in the midst of your grief and encourage you through the healing process. HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire serves as the host site for Share of western Wisconsin and also provides services to its sister hospital, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chippewa Falls. The chapter assists families throughout Western Wisconsin. For more information, click here


American Heart Association Health Care Provider CPR

This course teaches the skills of Health Care Provider CPR for victims of all ages, use of AED on adult and children, and relief of foreign body airway obstruction in responsive and unresponsive victims. For upcoming class dates, call 715.717.4265.


Joint Renew Camp

If you’re having joint replacement surgery, Sacred Heart Hospital invites you to attend our free educational program. Call for dates or to register. 715-717-1402.  All classes take place from 1 to 3:30 p.m.


Chippewa Valley Ostomy Association Support Group

Open to all ostomates and their families. This group meets to offer aid, support, information and camaraderie. Meetings are held in the Medical Executive Conference Room at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital, 900 W. Clairemont Avenue.  For meeting dates and times, call 715-834-8976.



The Healing Place


Stepping Stones Through Grief

This monthly ongoing grief support group is for anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one through death. Gather with others who understand and wish to offer support. Participants may attend either session that works for them.  Session are offered at 10:30 am the fourth Thursdays of each month and located on the first floor of the Professional Plaza Building (2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire). For more information, call The Healing Place at 715-717-6028.


Tuesday Morning / Evening Spouse Loss Support Group

The death of a spouse or life partner is difficult to handle. If you are struggling to cope with the loss of your loved one and worried about facing the future without your partner, The Healing Place offers a structured setting for participants to safely and comfortably discuss issues related to the death of their spouse. Topics include managing the emotions of grief, dealing with holidays and special days, finding hope in the challenging days ahead and caring for yourself in the midst of change.   

These series run six consecutive Tuesday mornings or Tuesday evenings at The Healing Place, located on the first floor of the Professional Plaza Building (2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire). For the next series start date, call The Healing Place at 715-717-6028.


Meditation Groups

Ever wish you had the time to begin a meditation and prayer practice for yourself? Join with others to take care of yourself in a unique way. The Healing Place offers meditation series throughout the year.   There is no cost to attend, and registration is not necessary.  All sessions will take place at The Healing Place, located on the first floor of the Professional Plaza Building (2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire). For more information about the next series, visit our Classes and Events page or call 715-717-6028.


Living Mindfully

The Healing Place is offers a 12-week “Living Mindfully” meditation and prayer education program for people who wish to learn more about the practice of meditation and prayer. Topics addressed as part of the course include mindfulness as part of a healthy lifestyle, attitudes cultivated in meditation, choosing an anchor for meditation, how mindfulness changes our brain, mindfulness and relationships and mindfulness and our values. 

There is no cost to attend the sessions. For next series date, call The Healing Place at 715-717-6028.


Gratefulness Gatherings

The Healing Place is a local host site for this monthly program designed to cultivate grateful living. Gratefulness Gatherings are a part of the Network for Grateful Living, a global organization founded by Brother David Steindl-Rast. Participants are invited to explore how grateful living can impact their journey. Each month’s discussion is a stand-alone event and participants are welcome to attend as often as they like. There is no cost to attend and registration is not required. Please call 715-717-6028 for more information.


New Beginnings Spouse Loss Social Support Group

This social support group is open to men and women of all ages who have lost a spouse or life partner through death, no matter when the loss occurred. The group gathers weekly to enjoy breakfast or lunch outings, Friday night fish fry, movies and plays. New members are welcome at any time. Call The Healing Place to receive the latest calendar of upcoming events. Call 715-717-6028.


Suicide Survivor Group

The loss of someone to suicide is an extremely devastating experience for anyone to face. The Healing Place offers its guidance by hosting an ongoing Suicide Survivor Group. This group meets the 1st, 3rd and 5th Thursdays of each month from 6:30-8 p.m. at The Healing Place, located on the first floor of the Professional Plaza Building (2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire). For more information, call The Healing Place at 715-717-6028.


Parents Grief Support Group

This on-going support group, for parents who have lost a child through death, meets the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month from 6:30-8 p.m. New members always welcome. All sessions take place at The Healing Place, located on the first floor of the Professional Plaza Building (2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire). For more information, call The Healing Place at 715-717-6028.