SUPPORT GROUPS

TXLDA maintains links to support groups for Lyme patients in Texas. Although these groups are independent from TXLDA, we encourage patients to join one for more information on Lyme, co-infections, supplements, and doctors; for the support that comes from knowing that others have shared your symptoms and understand your problems; and to overcome the isolation that so often results from having Lyme.

These are the contacts for the current Lyme support groups in Texas. If you would like to start a support group in your area, go to our Contact Form, tell us what you would like to do, and we will put you in touch with our Support Group Liaison.

Houston Lyme Disease Support Group
Teresa Lucher
The Houston Support group meets on the second Saturday of each month in the cafeteria
from 3pm -5pm at:
Kindred Hospital
11297 Fallbrook
Houston TX 77065

Texas Lyme Disease Association
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Greater Austin Area Lyme Council
Tamara Chauncey
The group meets at Peoples Pharmacy on South Lamar in Austin, Texas on the 3rd Saturday of the following months: January, February, March, April, May, September and October. Meeting times are 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Greater Austin Area Lyme Council Facebook Page

Kingwood Lyme Support Group
In an effort to raise more awareness, two families in Kingwood came together to create a support group and a place for families and individuals diagnosed with Lyme disease.

Meeting are one time a month, usually on a Sunday afternoon or alternating on a weekday afternoon, for more info please email us at KingwoodLyme@gmail.com  or request to join our private facebook group, search- Kingwood Lyme Support Group

Leesa Shanahan: 281-960-2559 and Diane Kahler 713-876-0523

***Next Meeting for the Kingwood Lyme Support Group is March 30th*** from 12-2pm (out by 3pm for sure) This is a Thursday afternoon!
The meeting is at THE KINGWOOD LIBRARY in the conference room to the right when you walk in the front door.

Address:
4400 Bens View Ln, Kingwood, TX 77339

We will have an AMAZING SPEAKER.

Melisa Rocchi Kuehn, ND, PSc. D, CNC, CNHP
13150 FM529 Road Suite 118 Houston, TX 77041-2557
281-807-7300www.HiltonsHeartland.com

Peoples Pharmacy
512-444-8866
3801 South Lamar
Austin, TX 78704
Peoples Pharmacy Events

North Texas Lyme Group*
Martha Boykin
North Texas Lyme Group

*This is a faith-based group. All patients are welcome to attend, but should be aware that the end of the meetings will be devoted to healing through prayer. Anyone who does not wish to participate in this part will be able to leave before it starts.

SALSA • San Antonio Lyme Support & Awareness

Connect those impacted by Lyme Disease in San Antonio, South Texas and the surrounding Hill Country Area through small, informal group meetings, a private e-mail group, and a public Facebook page for the latest Lyme Information.

Private place to meet & share info about Lyme Disease in San Antonio, South Texas and Surrounding Hill Country. Submit friend requests, to be added to a private e-mail, to Rlhampton5@yahoo.com. All local and national friends welcome.

www.sanantoniolymesupport.com

TXLyme Yahoogroup

There is a private online support group for Texas patients: txlyme@yahoogroups.com. You must join to make and receive posts. Go to http://groups.yahoo.com/, enter Txlyme in the Search box, then click on Join this Group and follow directions. Members must live in Texas or a contiguous state and have a valid connection to Lyme disease to be admitted to the group.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
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