Support Groups and Community Education

Support Groups Have Been Cancelled Due to the Pandemic

This page will be updated when they resume.
Bacharach hosts many support groups  and community groups which are an important part of the rehabilitation continuum.  We also are out and about in southern New Jersey giving talks and educating the community about our services.

AA Meeting

Thursdays 7 p.m. (including holidays)

Board Room

Contact:  Kate M.

(home) 609-652-2015   (mobile) 609-402-2520


AMPOVATION (Amputee Support Group)

Third Thursday of each month 6 p.m.

Day Rehab Room 2nd Floor Hollander Center

Contact: Mike Braxton, Jr.


A. W. A. K. E. at the Shore (Alert, Well and keeping Energetic)

Public support group for people with sleep disorders.

Semiannual meetings (Exact dates TBD)

CPAP/BiPAP in The World of Medicare

Pomona Room 2nd Floor Hollander Center

Contact: Mary C. Adekunle, Clinical Director, Sleep & Neurodiagnostics Center



Brain Injury Alliance of NJ  Cape Atlantic Chapter

Second Thursday of each month  7 p.m.

Pomona Room 2nd Floor Hollander Center

Contact: Nutan Ravani, Ph. D.
C. O. P. E Aphasia and Dysarthria Support

Communication opportunities, programs and events

Ist Thursday of each month 1 p.m.

Speech Department

Julia Zabihach

609-652-7000 x 6851



Parkinson’s Disease Exercise Class

Every  Tuesday Noon – 1 p.m.

Tuckerton Outpatient Center

345 East Main Street, Tuckerton

Contact: Kim Cullen


Cost is $10 per class



Spinal Cord Support Group

Third Thursday of the month  4:30 p.m.

Location varies

Contact:  Becky McGill



Inpatient Stroke Support

Wenesdays  11 a.m.  Therapeutic Recreation Room


Stroke Survivors and Caregivers

First Wednesday 4 – 4:45 p.m.

New Cafe, Atlaticare Mainland Campus

Mike Ranage Stroke Coordinator



Brain Tumor Support Group

First Wenesday 5 – 5:45 p.m.

New Cafe, Atlanticare Mainland Campus




Community Education


Physician Lectures

You are invited to watch all of our physician lectures on Bacharach’s YouTube page.


Community Engagement

St. Francis Community Health Fair

St. Francis Community Church Long Beach Island


5th Annual Ability Fair

10 a.m.- 2 p.m. |  Stockton University
Features 70+ vendors who offers services and products for children and adults with disabilities.


 AC Weekly Health Fair

Saturday, September 16 | 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.  | Ocean City Boardwalk


JCC Senior Health Expo

Thursday, September 26 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. |  JCC Margate