Support Groups

Ongoing Events

  • Those Experiencing Life-Threatening Illnesses
    Every Thursday, 1:30 – 5:30 pm 
  • Those Experiencing Chronic Health Challenges
    Every Thursday, 3:30 – 5:30 pm Meetings of both groups include brief sittings and consideration of pertinent Dharma topics, but the primary purpose of both groups is to provide each participant an opportunity to share personal challenges, triumphs, hopes, and fears with individuals facing a similar situation. At least four days before attending either group for the first time, please contact the group facilitator, Mick Bennett, at hmichael.bennett1@gmail.com or 650-368-2518.
  • Buddhism and Twelve-Step Support Group
    Second Sunday of the month, 7:30 – 9:00 pm Group discussion and study exploring the 12-Step program and and the teachings of the Buddha. The format includes a 30 minute period of sitting meditation, a reading on Dharma and recovery and open discussion on the reading.  Everyone welcome. Facilitated by Jennifer Lemas, jennlemas@comcast.net.