The following is a list of SMA support groups, organized by state.

Some State Coordinators organize in-person support groups in their area. Others wish to start them via phone, email or in-person when there is enough interest. If your state or area is not listed, and you are interested in starting a support group in your area, please contact our Connections Coordinator.

City Contact Person Phone / Location Meeting Times

Illinois

Northwest Suburbs of Chicago SM Parent Support Group with Kathy Slattery 224-366-8574
Arlington Heights/other
Meets 4 to 6 times per year. Days of the week may vary.

Minnesota

Plymouth Kelly Melhorn Public Library
15700 36th Ave N
Plymouth, MN 55446
Meets the second Saturday or Sunday of the month
South Metro and Lakeville SM Parent Support Group Meeting with Marcy 651-338-4426 For address and time call Patsy Butterworth,
763-592-9730
Meets monthly

New Hampshire

Bedford Annie DiVello 603-296-5241
125 Main Street, #E
Newmarket NH
Meets the third Wednesday of the month in January, April, July, October

Oregon

Portland Rachel Alston Figlia Americana
1100 SE Grand Ave, Portland, Oregon
1st Monday of Every Month Time 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Pennsylvania

Jenkintown Faith Logan 505 York Rd, Lower Level #3
Jenkintown, PA 19046 (Greater Philadelphia Area)
Fridays at 11:30 am, call for dates 215-887-5748

The following State Coordinators would LIKE TO start a support group in their area, but are waiting for enough willing participants:

Missouri

Nick Miller