Support Groups

Cancer Support Group Mallorca
Offering a confidential environment for those with cancer and those who are caring for or who have lost loved ones through cancer. Free counselling is offered and a 24-hour (mobile phone) help line on 659 887 455.
AA Mallorca
Active support for alcoholics, with regular meetings in English in Palma de Mallorca, Alcudia, Manacor and Magaluf. The group website details days, location type and accessibility of these meetings.
Citizen Information and Service Centre (SIAC)
For a wide sectrum of information, support and advice. Located at Plaça de la Drassana, 4, Bajos, 07012 Palma de Mallorca. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 08:00-15:00.
Samaritans in Spain
Volunteer organisation providing telephone emotional support to anyone in Spain in distress or with suicidal feelings. Volunteers and donations welcome. Calls are confidential and numbers are not traced. Telephone support is available 24/7.
Age Concern Ibiza and Formentera
Support, advice and information for the elderly. C/Cordoba 8, Cala de Bou, 07829 Ibiza. Open 09:00-17:30 weekdays.
The Heart Pillow Project
If you have undergone breast surgery pick up a Heart Pillow completely free of charge from Joannas STUDIO 3, close to the Banco de Credito Balear, on main road in Portals in front of Chamelis. Always looking for volunteers to sew more hearts.
The Ibiza and Formentera Cancer Association
Provides financial help to cancer sufferers and also works to make people aware of the dangers of excessive sunlight, smoking and unhealthy diets. Website information is courtesy of Ibiza Holidays.
Age Concern Menorca
Support advice and information for the elderly. Postal address Apartado 90, Es Castell, 07720 Menorca. Charity shop open Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from 09:30-13:00 at Calle Cala Padera 39, Es Castell.
The Association of Parents of Children with Cancer
Helps and gives support to children with cancer and their families. Located at Andrea Doria 60, B-4º 2ª, 07014 Palma de Mallorca.
Age Concern Mallorca
Problem solving for older people in Mallorca, hospital and home visits, loan of medical aids. Support, advice, information and assistance with social services departments with bilingual volunteers. Postal address: Apatado 7, 07180 Santa Ponsa, Mallorca.
Balearic Islands Provincial Red Cross
The Spanish Red Cross provides help for drug addicts and their families, people affected by HIV, immigrants and the elderly. Located at Arquitecto Bennasar 73, 07004 Palma de Mallorca.
Alcoholics Anonymous
AA Spain is good support for those living in the Balearics with many Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in English. There is also information about who to contact if there are no meetings in English in your area. Email or call to find your nearest meeting.