Support Groups

Support Groups

No Cost – No Registration. In general, registration is not required to participate in IMC’s offerings. Although there is no cost for any of our programs, we are grateful for donations to support our activities and teachers.

Support Group for Persons with Life Threatening Illnesses and Chronic Health Challenges

Facilitated by Ying Chen

First and third Thursday of the month, 12:30 – 2:30 pm

Meetings include brief sittings and consideration of pertinent Dharma topics. The primary purpose of the meetings 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 the group for the first time, please contact Ying Chen at

There is also a monthly online support group for persons with life threatening illnesses and chronic health challenges. Please check with Ying Chen above for details.

Buddhism and Recovery Support Group

Facilitated by Jennifer Lemas

Second Sunday of the month, 7:00 – 8:15 pm

The Buddhism and Recovery Support Group meets the Second Sunday of the month, 7-8:15 pm. Contact group facilitator Jennifer Lemas: Please see the IMC calendar for more information and Zoom meeting details.