HD Information & Education

Huntington's Disease Support Group

HDCRC staff facilitate a monthly HD Support Group for individuals who are at-risk for developing HD or diagnosed with HD, as well as their families and other concerned parties. Meetings typically include a presentation on topical issues.

Location:
Sharp
8520 Tech Way, Rm. 124
San Diego, CA 92123 

Contact:
Misty Daniel
Sharp HealthCare
760-845-2610
hdsarnr@gmail.com

6:00 - 7:30 PM 6:00 - 7:30 PM  6:00 - 8:00 PM

Date Topic  Time
January 25
General Support Group
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected 
 6:00 - 7:30 PM
February 22
Topic TBA & General Support Group
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected 
 6:00 - 8:00 PM
March 28
General Support Group
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected 
 6:00 - 7:30 PM
April 25
Meet Your HD Board Members & General Support Group
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected 
 6:00 - 8:00 PM
May 23
General Support Group -- Meeting location at HDCRC
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected
 6:00 - 8:00 PM
June 27
Topic TBA & General Support Group
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected 
 6:00 - 7:30 PM
July 25
General Support Group
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected 
 6:00 - 8:00 PM
 
August 24
General Support Group
Breakout Groups: Caregivers, At-risk, Affected
 6:00 - 7:30 PM
September 26
Advances in Huntington's Disease Treatment
Jody Corey-Bloom, MD, PhD, UCSD Professor of Neurosciences
 6:00 - 7:30 PM
 
October 24
General Support Group: Where we have been, where we are, and where we are going - wrap-up before winter break  6:00 - 8:00 PM
November 28
Winter Potluck Gathering  6:00 - 8:30 PM
December 26
No Meeting - Happy Holidays!  

1-800-827-1008

Facilitators

Sandy Jerkins-Grofcsik, BS
UCSD Department of Neurosciences
858-449-5577
sjerkins@ucsd.edu

Erica Weber, BA
UCSD/SDSU Joint Doctoral Program
619-543-5047
eweber@ucsd.edu
Andrea Cangiano, LCSW
Southern Caregiver Resource Center
800-827-1008 
acangiano@caregivercenter.org


Sponsors

The Southern Caregiver Resource Center
UC San Dego Huntington's Disease Center of  Excellence
Huntington's Disease Society, San Diego Chapter
Scripps Mende Well Being