NC Support Groups

Please be sure to come straight to our website to check out the support group tab!!!!  We have a support group tab as well as something under the support group for each support group as well as the dates.  We try to keep this as current as possible.

If you have questions for any of the groups listed below, please contact their leader.  Go on further down for more information other than simple list of dates.  These dates & times & locations are NOT confirmed with the leader and last minute changes could happen.  Please contact the leader of each group to confirm dates, location & time.


  1.  Raleigh NC Group
  2. Charlotte NC group
  3. Asheville NC group
  4. Apex Group
  5.  Wilmington NC group
  6. Winston Salem NC Group
  7. Salisbury NC Group 

Apex – Generally – 2:30 to 4:15PM at the Eva Perry Library in Apex, NC (2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Dr.).  The meeting room is in the back right corner of the library, next to the computer station.

Asheville – Asheville Support Group starting. We are happy to announce that the first meeting of the Asheville Lyme Disease Support Group will be held on Saturday December 12 starting at 2 pm at the South Buncombe/Skyland Library at 260 Overlook Road in Asheville.  Janet Dooley and Deb Kania are the organizers of the Support Group and John Dorney, President of the NC Lyme Disease Foundation will attend to help get the group started. Everyone who is interested in attending is urged to do so.  Janet can be reached at

Charlotte -Generally 2nd Saturday from 1pm to 4pm – contact John M for more information

Raleigh Generally meets the 1st Sunday of the month from 2 to 5.   Leader John D can be reached at the NC Lyme Disease Foundation website – see website for NEW location & time.

Salisbury – The Celebration of Hope Piedmont NC Lyme Disease Support Group meets in Salisbury North Carolina.   They meet on the 4th Sunday of each month beginning at 3pm.  Meetings presently are held in the offices of Lyerly Counseling on S. Main Street in Salisbury.  They also have a FB Page.

Wilmington – This group began in September.  They generally meet the 3rd Sunday of the month at an undisclosed location.  In order to find out the location, you must be on the email list which you can join by selecting Wilmington under the support group tab.

Winston Salem: Location: Derrick Davis Cancer Center, Conference Center, 1010 Bethesda Court, Winston Salem, NC 27103 Note: The center is behind Forsyth Hospital, parking is FREE, and the walk is short. The group will meet in 2016 on the first Monday of the month from 5 to 7:30.  Email ( or or call (336-784-4338)or (951-219=8804) for more information.

In addition, if you are interested in assisting with future meetings or taking a leadership role with the organization, please email (Teresa Simmons or call (336-784-4338). They welcome all levels of interest!

Hendersonville –  Hendersonville’s support group may have been cancelled as we haven’t heard anything from that group leader in quite some time and the website’s domain is no longer active.  We want to keep it available on our tabs just in case it resumes again.

If you want to reach out to any of the leaders feel free to fill out the form below.  The information will be passed on to the appropriate leader.  Be sure to include in the comment section which city support group you’re wanting to reach.

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