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Last updated: 1/22/2018

MENder's Gardner - Men's Support Group (978) 630-6455
Last Updated: 1/22/2018
Michael Ellis- MENders Facilitator/QPR Trainer/Narcan Trainer
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MENder's Gardner - Men's Support Group
Heywood Hospital
242 Green Street
Gardner, MA 01440  
www.heywood.org/education/calendar/gardner-mender-s-support-group
(978) 630-6455

Contact: Michael Ellis

Office Hours:
Mon: N/A
Tue: N/A
Wed: By appointment
Thu: N/A
Fri: N/A
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Organization Type:
Education Services
Self-Help

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: N/A
Weekends: N/A

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours

Problems Served (focus areas are bold)
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.)
Addictions/Substance
Adoption/Foster Care
Advocacy
Aging
Anger Management
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Behavioral Problems
Bipolar Disorders
Career/Employment Concerns
Couple or Marital Issues
Depression
Domestic Violence
Dual Diagnosis
Education/Personal Development
Family Issues
Grief/Loss
Interpersonal Relationships
Life Transitions
Medication Management
Men's Issues
Pain Management
Parenting Issues
Physical Illness/Impairment
Self Abuse
Sexual Orientation
Sexuality Issues
Stress
Suicidal Thoughts
Trauma/PTSD

Treatment Methods and Approaches (focus areas are bold)
Theoretical Approach:
Coaching
Cognitive Testing
Crisis Intervention
Meditation/Relaxation
Mindfulness Based Approaches

Methods Used:
Educational or Psycho-Educational
Group
Peer Support

Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age Groups:
Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)
Young Adults (18-25)

Specific Populations:
Suicidal

Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious Experience:
Buddhist Jewish Muslim
Christian LDS/Mormon Pagan
Hindu

Multi-cultural Experience:
African-American Cape Verdean Italian
Alaskan Native Caribbean Native American
Arabic Haitian Pacific Islander
Armenian Hispanic Portuguese
Asian Indian Russian
Brazilian Irish

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: N/A
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: N/A

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: No

Groups
MENders Gardner
MENders is an open-ended support group for men, because sometimes a guy needs to talk with other guys about life and life's challenges. MENders is a safe place for any man to share with other men about the issues that matter to them. MENders makes a
Group Focus: Men's Issues
General Issues
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Support
Member Age: Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Male
Location: Heywood Hospital
Community Education Room
242 Green Street
Gardner, MA 01440
Phone: (978) 630-6455
Meeting Time: From 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Meeting Frequency: On the first, third Wednesday of the month