California Support Groups

Sac on Track
Doubletree Hotel
2001 Arden Way
Sacramento, CA 95815
Phone: 916-988-1434
Meeting Times: 10:30 am to 12 pm
Contact Person: Mary O’Brien

Vallejo Weight Loss Surgery Support Group
Vallejo Kaiser – Solarium West Conference Room – 3rd floor of the main hospital building
975 Sereno Drive
Vallejo, CA 94590
Phone: 707-748-1304
Meeting times: 7-9 pm on the 2nd Thursday of each month
Contact person: Pat Blaney

Tracy WLS Support Group
Good Shepherd Community Church complex
1367 W. Parker Ave.
Tracy, CA 95376
Phone: 209-914-5585
Meeting times: 6:30 pm the first Tuesday of the month (except holidays)
Contact Person: Tonya

Bariatric Bypass Buddies
The Esplanade Buidling
1528 The Esplanade
Chico, CA 95926
Phone: 530-891-1651
Meeting times: The last Wednesday of the month, 6-8 pm
Contact person: Kathy Hickam, RN, Program Coordinator

Redding Area Bariatric Support Group
Shasta Regional Medical Center – Downtown Mall Conference Center
Downtown Mall – 1560 Market Street
Redding, CA 96001
Phone: 530-247-1757
Meeting Times: 2nd Sat of each month 10-11:30 am; 3rd Thursday of each month 5:30-7 pm; and Men’s Only on 2nd Tuesday of every month 6-7:30 pm
Contact Person: Dianne Livingston – Program Director

Bariatric Support Group
1200 El Camino Real (2nd floor green elevators across from cafeteria)
San Francisco, CA 94080
Phone: 650-922-4583
Meeting Times: Tuesdays 12:30-2 pm
Contact Person: Susan Dykhuizen, RN

Tracy WLS Support Group
Church facility
1367 Parker Ave.
Tracy, CA 95376
Phone: 209-914-5585
Meeting Times: 6:30 pm first Tuesday of the month
Contact Person: Tonya Luiz

East Bay Bariatric Support Group
San Leandro Hospital’s Education Center
13855 East 14th Street
San Leandro, CA 94578
Phone: 510-299-0450
Meeting Times: 1:15-1:45 pm (pre-op) 2-3:30 pm (general session) 3:30-4 pm (social time)
3rd Sat. of the month
Contact Person: Kimberlee MacVicar

Tracy WLS Juniors/Seniors
Healthy Connections
35 W. 10th St.
Tracy, CA 95376
Phone: 209-606-8757
Meeting Times: 7 to 9 pm the third Thursday of each month
Contact Person: Carla

Tracy WLS Beginners
Healthy Connection
35 W. 11th St.
Tracy, CA 95376
Phone: 209-606-8757
Meeting Times: 7 to 9 pm the first Monday of each month
Contact Person: Carla

Tracy WLS Beginners
Healthy Connections
35 W. 11th St.
Tracy, CA 95376
Phone: 209-914-5585
Meeting Times: 7 to 9 pm
Contact Person: Tonya

Make it a Lifestyle
Leader’s Home
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 818-935-8530
Meeting Times: vary
Contact Person: Monica Ganz

Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento Weight loss Support group
Sutter Cancer Center
2800 L street
Sacramento, CA 95816
Phone: 916-733-8524
Meeting Times: 6-7:30 pm
Contact Person: Stacey Horsley, RN, Bariatric Coordinator

Orinda Support Group
The Orinda Library
26 Orinda Way
Orinda, CA 94563
Phone: 925-708-7047
Meeting Times: 1st Monday of the month at 6 pm
Contact Person: Meg

Eureka Support Group
Adorni Recreation Center – Conference Room
1011 Waterfront Drive
Eureka, CA 95501
Phone: 415-722-3872
Meeting Times: 4th Saturday of the month at 10 am
Contact Person: Michelle

Dr. Husted’s Fairfield Support Group
Sutter Fairfield Medical Campus 1st Floor Conference Room
2700 Low Court
Fairfield, CA 94534
Phone: 415-722-3872
Meeting Times: 3rd Saturday of the Month at 6 pm
Contact Person: Michelle

Dr. Husted’s San Francisco Support Group
California Pacific Medical Center
2333 Buchanan St. Suite 337
San Francisco, CA 94114
Phone: 415-722-3872
Meeting Times: 2nd Saturday of the month at 10 am
Contact Person: Michelle

Dr. Husted’s Petaluma Support Group
Petaluma Community Center
320 North McDowell Blvd.
Petaluma, CA 94954
Phone: 415-722-4182
Meeting Times: 10 am
Contact Person: Lori

Redding Area Bariatric Support Group
Shasta Regional Medical Center Classroom
1615 Continentil Street
Redding, CA 96088
Phone: 530-247-1757
Meeting Times: 2nd Saturday from 10-11:30am, 3rd Thursday from 5:30-7pm Men’s Only Group 2nd Tuesday from 6-7:30pm
Contact Person: Joanne

Eisenhower Bariatric Center-Bariatric Support Group
Renker Wellness Center on the campus of Eisenhower Medical Center
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Phone: 760-837-8490
Meeting Times: The second Monday of every month from 6:30pm to 8pm
Contact Person: Sarah Vazquez

Cedars Sinai Medical Center
8635 W. 3rd Suite 795
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Phone: 310-423-5619
Meeting Times: 6:30 – 7:30 pm the 3rd Tuesday of every month
Contact Person: Marcia Nimmer

Lake County WLS support group
Sutter Lakeside Hospital cafeteria (in the back)
5176 Hill Rd. East
Lakeport, CA 95453
Phone: 707-489-2773
Meeting Times: 5:30 pm on the third Thursday of each month
Contact Person: Andrea Adams, NC

Weight Options 4 Life
Rancho Specialty Hospital
10841 White Oak Ave.
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
Phone: 909-581-7270
Meeting Times: 6:30 pm 2nd Monday and 4th Thursday of each month
Contact Person: Stevie Blair Program Coordinator

L.A. Bariatrics
Marina Del Rey Hospital
4650 Lincoln Blvd
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
Phone: 800-491-1977
Meeting Times: Please call for times.
Contact Person: Bridgette Agee, RN, CBN

Weight Loss Surgery Banding Support Group
Community Hospital of the Monterey Penninsula
23625 Holman Highway
Monterey, CA 93942
Phone: 831-649-7220
Meeting Times: 7-8:30 pm Fourth Thursday January – October
Contact Person: Deirdre Hmailton, PA-C

Weight Loss Surgery General Support Group
Community Hospital of the Monterey Penninsula
23625 Holman Highway
Monterey, CA 93942
Phone: 831-649-7220
Meeting Times: 6:30-8:30 pm
Contact Person: Deirdre Hamilton, PA-C

Sacramento Area Bariatric Support Group
South Sacramento Kaiser Medical Office Building
7300 Wyndham Drive
Sacramento, CA 95823
Phone: 916-296-4775
Meeting Times: Every Monday night from 7 – 8:30 pm
Contact Person: Juli Wisor

Dr. Jossart’s Support group
California Pacific Medical Center
2333 Buchanan Street, First Floor, Enright Room
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: 415-923-3200
Meeting Times: One Tuesday per month, 6-8 pm
Contact Person: Patt

Healthy Steps Bariatric & Metabolic Center
Sutter Lakeside Hospital/Hospital Cafeteria
5176 Hill Road East
Lakeport, CA 95453
Meeting Times: 3rd Thursday of the month from 5:30-7:30 pm
Contact Person: Barbara

Healthy Steps Bariatric & Metabolic Center
Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
50 Mark West Springs Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Phone: 707-577-7800
Meeting Times: 10 am -12 pm

Riverside Bariatric Support Group
Pedley, CA 92509
Contact Person: Kathy Mitchell
Meeting Times: Monthly 2nd Sat. 9:30 – 11:30 am
Contact Person: coronasupport2@aol.com



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