Sumpter Hall
655 California Avenue Ste. 7
Pittsburg, CA 94565
Phone: 925-318-4053
Meeting Times: Every 4th Monday, 6 to 7:30 pm
Contact Person: Renee Trotter

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

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 Hospital Building Classrooms A-B)
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Phone: 650-742-2690
Meeting Time: Thursday 6:00-7:30pm
Contact Person: Rick Bennett, RDN

East Bay Bariatric Support Group
Alameda Hospital’s Conference Room C
2070 Clinton Avenue,
Alameda, CA 94501
Phone: 510-299-0450
Meeting Times: 2-2:30 pm (pre-op/Newbies Q&A), 2:30-4 pm (general session)
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 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

Buhler Medical Pavilion
2801 Capitol Ave.
Ste. 110
Sacramento, CA 95816
Phone: 916-887-4463
Meeting Times: Third Tuesday of the month from 6-7:30 pm
Contact Person: Kate Mannion, RN

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

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 General Support Group
Community Hospital of the Monterey Penninsula

First Thursday meeting:
23625 Holman Highway
Monterey, CA 93940
Note: From HWY 1 SOUTH from Monterey, take exit 399A, exit Right, the hospital is on Right in 0.2 miles. phone 831 624-5311**Handicapped parking in garage: once in CHOMP driveway follow signs to EMERGENCY

Third Thursday meeting:
Montage Wellness Center
1910 North Davis Rd
Salinas, CA 93907

Phone: 831-649-0808
Meeting Times: 6:30-8:30 pm
Contact Person: Deirdre Hamilton, PA-C

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 Woodbury
Contact Phone: 707-546-7900

Sutter Support Group
Hyatt Vineyard Creek
170 Railroad St.
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Meeting Times: 2nd Saturday of the month from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM (call to confirm, or go to
Contact Person: Barbara Woodbury
Contact Phone: 707-546-7900

Riverside Bariatric Support Group
Pedley, CA 92509
Contact Person: Kathy Mitchell
Meeting Times: Monthly 2nd Sat. 9:30 – 11:30 am
Contact Person: [email protected]

Support Group (General, Post-op, Pre-op and Regain)
Poway, Carlsbad, Oceansdie
800 Grand Ave.
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone Number: 760-519-7911
Meeting Times: Various
Contact Person: Rain Hampton

TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly
Renette Center – Renette Center Meeting Room East
735 Emerald Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92020
Phone Number: 619-562-4966
Meeting Times: 9 am weigh-in, 10 am meeting
Contact Person: Jean Stacy

Riverside Center for Surgical Weight Loss
Riverside Community Hospital
Health Education Center, 4445 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92501
Phone Number: 951-687-9400
Meeting Times: 1st Tuesday of each month 6:30 pm – 8 pm
Contact Person: Mary Coon

Orange County Weight Loss Support Group
Kaiser Permanente Facility
200 N. Lewis St.
Orange, CA 92868
Phone Number: 949-300-4642
Meeting Times: 2nd Saturday of every month-10:00 – 11:30 am
Contact Person: Cheryl Demaree

San Joaquin Community Hospital Bariatric Solutions
Bariatric Solutions
1524 27th Street Suite 101
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Phone Number: 661-869-6750
Meeting Times: Call for Schedule
Contact Person: Judi Joyce, RN, CBN

Loma Linda University Bariatric Support Group Meeting
Loma Linda East Campus – Tom & Vi Zapara Rehabilitation Pavilion
25333 Barton Road
Loma Linda, CA 92354
Phone Number: 909-651-7091
Meeting Times: Second Monday of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm
Contact Person: Elena Alvidrez

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group
Annenburg Center for Health Sciences, Annenburg Classroom
39000 Bob Hope Dr.
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Phone Number: 760-778-5220
Meeting Times: Second Monday of the month 6:30-8:00 pm
Contact Person: Courtney Markey

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group (for everyone)
Community Hospital Out patient Building D (in Ryan Ranch)
2 Upper Ragsdale Dr Building D
Monterey , CA 92270
Phone Number: 831-649-0808
Meeting Times: 6:30-8:30 pm
Contact Person: Leslie Pinkerton RD

Peer Support Group
2381 S. Melrose Drive
Vista, CA 92081
Phone Number: 760-300-3647
Meeting Times: Every other Monday, 4-5 pm & 5:30-6:30 pm
Contact Person: Doris Castillo

Bariatric Support Group
1501 Trousdale Drive, Bldg. B
Burlingame, CA 94010
Phone Number: 950-652-8772
Meeting times: 10aam-11:30am
Contact Person: Janet Bollier