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Douglas County | 2017 Senior & Disabilities Guide

Support Groups 

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Cancer Support Group  
Darrow Road Wesleyean Church 
4020 South Darrow Road 
Superior, WI 54880 
(715) 399-8885 
Meets 1st Tuesday of the month  
at 2:00 pm

Caregiver Conversations 
Caregiver Support
 
Superior Public Library 
1530 Tower Avenue 
Superior, WI 54880 
(715) 394-3611 
3rd Wednesday of the month  
at 1:00–2:00 pm

Circle of Hope 
5204 Otsego Street 
Duluth, MN 55804 
(218) 464-1626 
circleofhopeduluth.org

Essentia Health– 
St. Mary’s Medical Center 
407 East Third Street 
Duluth MN 55805 
(218) 786-4000 
essentiahealth.org 
Leukemia, Lymphoma,  
Myelo ma support group available 
for people and their families with 
blood or lymphatic cancers.  
St. Mary’s Medical Center,  
2nd Tuesday of each month,  
6:30–7:30 pm

Monthly cancer support group 
meets the 1st Thursday from  
4:00 –5:00 pm, for patients or their 
caregivers, with any kind of cancer.

Women’s breast cancer support 
group meets in Breast Health 
Center (1st Street bldg.)  
first Tuesday of every month except 
January & July, 6:00–7:00 pm

Head of the Lakes  
Transplant Support Group 
1365 White Pine Drive 
Cloquet MN 55720 
(218) 879-5758 
holsg.org

Low Vision Support Group 
Lighthouse Center for Vision Loss
 
4505 W. Superior Street 
Duluth MN 55807 
(218)624-4828 
Contact: Misty Mistek 
Meets 2nd Monday of the month 
from 1:30-2:45 pm

Parkinson’s Support Group 
Primrose Retirement Community
 
724 Maple Grove Road 
Duluth MN 55811 
Contact: Joan Setterlund   
(218) 343-7083 or (218) 728-4986  
jsetterlund@msn.com 
Catharine Larsen (218) 733-9903     
calarsen@chartermi.net 
3rd Monday, 10:00– 11:30 am 
except the months of  
July & December

Transportation

Senior Connections 
1805 North 16th Street 
Superior WI  54880 
(715) 394-3611 
(800) 870-2181  
seniorconnectionswi.org 
Senior Connections offers 
various transportation options. 
Specialized Van Transportation 
provides rides to Douglas County 
residents aged 60 and over and to 
disabled individuals. This is a curb 
to curb service which provides 
transportation for shopping, 
personal errands, recreation, 
employment and medical 
appointments in Superior.  
The service also provides 

1800 New York Avenue (Billings Park)  •  Superior, WI 54880

715-394-5591  •  Admissions: 715-969-4703

Where Care and Customer Service Come Together

• We are focused on providing person 

 centered care by individualized activities, 

 diet, and a personalized care plan. 

• Offering long term care and short  

 term rehabiliation services

• Recently renovated, 

 private rehabiliation suites 

 and a therapy gym with 

 breathtaking panoramic 

 views of Billings Park, Spirit 

 Mtn, and the Bong Bridge.