Return to Family Resource Directory


Mon.- 7:15pm; Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer 200 2nd St W. Tues. - 10am; 1021 Gilbert Ave Wed. - 8:15pm; 1021 Gilbert Ave Thurs. - 7pm; Weslyan Church, 3rd Ave NE

Return to Family Resource Directory

Alcoholics Anonymous

605-880-2227 or 605-886-0123

Meetings are held several times a day every day of the week. Call numbers for meeting times and locations.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Breast Cancer Support Group

Colita Remmers

Provides financial support and support group.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Cancer Support Group

Patients with cancer can talk about their experiences in a safe environment. They will have a chance to share their thoughts, feelings, concerns, and questions with others. This group also aims at learning about different topics that may go along with having cancer. This group meets monthly at Prairie Lakes Hospital.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Christian Intervention Program (CIP)

Jesus Church 500 14th Ave NW
Jared Kemmis

A faith-based, recovery support group focused on teaching life-skills and returning chemically dependent individuals to productive society. The curriculum includes 20 lessons that are taught on a rotating basis. Classes held at noon every Sunday starting in October. Cost is $30. Can join anytime.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Co-Dependency Group*

Mon. - 5:30pm, Cornerstone Church, 1350 11st St NE Wed. - 4:30pm, Encounter Church, 201 1/2 E Kemp Ave

Return to Family Resource Directory

Common Bond

Darla Vilhauer
605-886-9320 605-881-5232

A support group for those parents who have lost a child through death.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Domestic Violence Support Group

801 Jenson Ave.


Support for trauma victims and survivors. Meetings every Tuesday 5:30 - 7:00pm at the Beacon Center 801 Jenson Ave.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Gamblers Anonymous*

123 19th St NE


Mon. - 6:30pm at HSA West group room

Return to Family Resource Directory

HOPE in GOD for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse and Sexual Assualt


A Christian-based network of survivors of CSA and SA who provide spiritual and emotional support for each other while increasing community awareness. Facebook at

Return to Family Resource Directory

IBS Support Group

Prairie Lakes Hospital 401 9th Ave NW
Bruce Ford

The group works to educate those who are living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and to increase awareness of the disorder. The support group focuses on sharing experiences and discussing symptom management. The group will meet in the west conference room of Prairie Lakes Hospital. Attendence is free. There is no advance registeration. Everyone is welcome. Call Bruce with questions and meetings dates/times.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Look Good...Feel Better

401 9th Avenue NW


We meet the second Monday of each month at 4:30 p.m. at the Prairie Lakes Cancer Center. Look Good...Feel Better is a non-medical, brand-neutral public service program that teaches beauty techniques to women cancer patients in active treatment to help manage the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Mothers of Pre-Schoolers (MOPS) First Baptist Church

111 14th Avenue NE

This group meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays from 9:00am - 11:15am. This program is for mother of Preschoolers (up to 1st grade) and includes a time of fellowship, food, craft, spiritually growth, relevant information about families and children. Childcare is provided.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Narcotic Anonymous*

Mon. - 8pm, Salvation Army, 621 4th St SE (open) Wed. - 8pm, Salvation Army Fri. - 8pm, Serenity Hills, 1500 Hwy #20 NW (closed) Sun. - 5:15pm, Gilbert House, 1021 Gilbert Ace NE (closed)

Return to Family Resource Directory

National Alliance on Mental Health NAMI

NAMI SD Office
800-551-5531 Local Contacts 882-2254 or 886-7799

Support and educational meetings are held on the first Monday of each month. Meetings begin at 7:00pm at IC Parish Hall 309 2nd Ave SE.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Pathway Through Grief

Prairie Lakes Hospital 401 9th Ave NW


PLHS offers an ongoing monthly grief support group in where those who have experienced the death of a loved one can find comfort, support, and hope, the group meets at 4pm the second Tuesday of the month at Prairie Lakes Hospital. At these meetings informal presentations and roundtable discussions are used to support those grieving and offer hope for their future. The grief support group meetings are open to the community and are free of charge, but registration is required. RSVP by calling 605-882-7714.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Prairie Lakes Healthcare Pastoral Care

401 9th Avenue NW


Available to assist family members and friends coping with illness or the loss of a loved one. The department offers support groups and memorial services through the year. To learn about up coming events visit

Return to Family Resource Directory

SAFE People


13-week group meets on Wednesdays at The Bridge church from 6-8pm beginning late February. Learn to identify relationships and people that are safe and healthy and some tips to deal with those that are not. You can join anytime in the 13-weeks. Cost is $15 and includes written materials, a free meal for attendees, and childcare during group time.

Return to Family Resource Directory

Single & Parenting Support Group


14-week group meets on Wednesdays from 6-8pm at The Bridge Church beginning mid-August. Can join anytime. Cost $15 covers cost for written materials. Included also is a free meal for parent and child and childcare during group time.

Return to Family Resource Directory


Watertown High School Room 401
Jesse Hurkes Ben Gietzen
Jesse: 605-520-4329 Ben: 605-631-9801

Support group for teens grades 9-12. We meet at Watertown High School on Thursdays during lunch.