Support Groups and Community Education

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.

work) 609- 344-5400 x 152   home) 609-652-2015   mobile) 609-402-2520


Ampovation Support Group

Public support group for anyone with or considering an amputation.  Friends and family welcome.

Third Thursday of every month 6 p.m.


Contact: Mike Braxton




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

Public support group for people with sleep disorders.

Quarterly meetings

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.



Cardiac Support Group

Third Thursday of each month  3 p.m.

Contact: John DeFeo, Senior Exercise Specialist

609-652-7000 x2091


Overeaters Anonymous 12 Step Group

Tuesday 6:45 to 8 p.m.

Pomona Room 2nd Floor Hollander Center

Contact:  Mary Ann C.

mobile) 609-703-0733    home)609-652-4133


Pain Management Support Group

Second and Fourth  Wednesday 6:30 p.m.

Board Room

Contact:  Bob Gordon



Parkinson’s Disease Exercise Class

Every  Tuesday 11:00 a.m. – Noon

Tuckerton Outpatient Center

345 East Main Street, Tuckerton

Contact: Kim Cullen


Cost is $10 per class




Pelvic Health Support Group

Third Thursday of the month  5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Pomona Room 2nd Floor Hollander Center

Contact:  Mora Pluchino, PT, DPT



Spinal Cord Support Group

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

Location varies

Contact:  Becky McGill



Stroke Support Group

Group is open to anyone affected by stroke: survivors, caregivers, family and friends. Provides  forum for learning, listening and socializing with others.

First Thursday of the month  5 p.m.

AtlantiCare Life Center at English Creek, Life Center Meeting Room

Contact:  Rob Szapor



Tinnitus Educational Seminars
The seminars will address the nature of tinnitus, the underlying causes and what steps to take for evaluation and treatment.
3rd Wednesday of the month 4:00 p.m.
Hearing and Balance Center on Chris Gaupp Drive.
Contact: Lauren Reale, Au D.


Community Education


Free Hearing Screen Clinics 2018


Physician Lectures

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


Community Engagement


Stockton Wellness Day

Wednesday, March 22 | 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Stockton University


St. Francis Community Health Fair

Friday, April 28

St. Francis Community Church Long Beach Island


4th 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 28 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. |  JCC Margate


9th Annual Cape May County Disabilities Awareness Day

Saturday, November 4 |  10 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Avalon Community Center



Community Talks


January 30

Hammonton Canoe Club


February 13

Avalon Senior Center


February 15

Chelsea Neighborhood Assocation


February 21

Southern Ocean County Rotary


April 19

Avalon Lions Club