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Does anyone know of any support groups in West Virginia?

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Lucybelle,

I found three. Are any of these near you? You can access a good source of support groups at enabling.org

That is where I found these. Their contacts are a bit more up to date than other support groups I have found.

God bless.

Mariann

West Virginia Contacts

Resource Unit

City: Charleston

Contacts:

Arvin Gibbs

2509 Grant Ave.

St. Albans, WV 25177

Updated: 13 Aug 1998

Group: Tri-State Celiac Sprue Support Group

City: Huntington

Contacts:

Deborah Yeager

5425 Lea Hill Dr.

Huntington, WV 25705

304-733-5867

Updated: 10 Mar 2001

Group: Raising Our Celiac Kids (R.O.C.K.) - Hurricane Chapter

City: Hurricane

Contacts:

Karen Daniel

340 Green Acres Dr.

Hurricane, WV 25526

304-757-0696

Internet:

Karen Daniel, krdaniel@charter.net

Updated: 21 Dec 2003

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