MetroHealth HIV Support Groups

September 2019

Date Time Program Location
Thursday, September 5 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to 7th floor
Take hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right
Friday, September 6 Noon – 1:30 p.m. 50+ Support Group
For people living with HIV/AIDS who are 50+ years old
Lunch will be provided
Room R172B
Main Campus Towers entrance, near the coffee shop
Wednesday, September 11 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. WOW (Women Only Wednesday)
Luncheon exclusively for women living with HIV/AIDS
Lunch will be provided
R-176
Main Campus Towers entrance, near the coffee shop
Monday, September 16 11 a.m. –  4 p.m. Annual Zoo Outing
Boxed lunch provided
Please bring own water bottle and wear sunscreen
Meet at entrance of Cleveland Metroparks Zoo at 11 a.m.
Mondays are FREE for Cuyahoga County residents - bring photo ID or other proof of address.
Tuesday, September 17 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Taco Tuesday
Exclusively for people ages 16-30 living with HIV/AIDS
Dinner will be provided
Medical Specialties Pavilion
2nd Floor
Dermatology Clinic Lobby area
Thursday, September 19 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to the 7th floor
Take the hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right
Wednesday, September 25 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Patient Advisory Board Dinner
If you are interested in serving on this invitation-only board to give feedback on Infectious Disease Clinic services, please contact Jen at 216-778-4051.
Room R-172A/E
Thursday, September 26 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to the 7th floor
Take the hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right

 

October 2019

Date Time Program Location
Tuesday, October 1 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Taco Tuesday
Exclusively for people ages 16-30 living with HIV/AIDS
Dinner will be provided
Medical Specialties Pavilion
2nd Floor
Dermatology Clinic Lobby area
Thursday, October 3 1 – 2:30 p.m.  Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to 7th floor
Take hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right
Friday, October 4 Noon –  1:30 p.m. 50+ Support Group
For people living with HIV/AIDS who are 50+ years old
Lunch will be provided
Room R172B
Main Campus Towers entrance, near the coffee shop
Monday, October 7 1 p.m. –  2:30 p.m. Open Support Group
For all people living with HIV/AIDS
Lunch will be provided
R-176
Main Campus Towers entrance, near the coffee shop
Tuesday, October 8 10 a.m. – Noon Volunteers Needed
Call Jen at 216-778-4051 if you are interested in volunteering to educate students at Case Western Medical School
Continental breakfast and a small stipend provided
Wednesday, October 9 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. WOW (Women Only Wednesday)
Luncheon exclusively for women living with HIV/AIDS
Lunch will be provided
R-176
Main Campus Towers entrance, near the coffee shop
Thursday, October 10 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to 7th floor
Take hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right
Tuesday, October 15 TBD Annual Spirtual Retreat
All people living with HIV are welcome – completed registration form and $5 fee (scholarships available) are required.
Contact Jen (216) 778-4051 or Sister Susan (216) 634-7436
Pick up a registration form from MetroHealth Social Work (2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, 44109) or Ursuline Piazza (7801 Detroit Ave., Cleveland, 44102)
Jesuit Retreat Center
5629 State Road
Parma, OH 44134
Thursday, October 17 1 – 2:30 p.m.  Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to 7th floor
Take hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right
Monday, October 21 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Open Support Group
For all people living with HIV/AIDS
Lunch will be provided
R-176
Main Campus Towers entrance, near the coffee shop
Wednesday, October 23 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Patient Advisory Board Dinner
If you are interested in serving on this invitation-only board to give feedback on Infectious Disease Clinic services, please contact Jen at 216-778-4051.
Room R-170
Thursday, October 24 1 – 2:30 p.m.  Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to 7th floor
Take hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right
Tuesday, October 29 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  Halloween Party
Costumes encouraged!
You may bring a plus one, but you should make sure that person is aware of your HIV status and understands the importance of privacy and discretion for all party attendees.
Room R-170
Thursday, October 31 1 – 2:30 p.m.  Knit Squad
All knitting supplies (needles, yarn) & instruction provided
No knitting experience necessary!
Greenhouse
Take C elevators to 7th floor
Take hallway to the left
Greenhouse is on the right