Support Groups

Overeaters Anonymous
Support group for people affected by eating disorders.
Damien OFarrell
Personal and business coach, that also provides support groups. Weekly meeting every Thursday from 17:30-19:30.
Joel Nafuma Refugee Center
Day centre located in the crypt of a church, shelter available for refugees. At Via Napoli 58, 00184 Rome.
Breast Cancer Support
Support group for women affected by breast cancer.
Associazione Peter Pan
Support group for families with children suffering from cancer. At Via San Francesco di Sales 16, 00165 Rome.
Support group for HIV positive children and their families.
Support and charity group for people in need, in particular the homeless. Foreigners support centre at Via Zoccolette 19. Hostel at Via Marsala 109. At Piazza S. Giovanni in Laterano 6/A, 00184 Rome.
Narcotics Anonymous
Support group for people addicted to smoking.
Lega Tumori di Roma
Non-profit association for prevention and fight against tumours. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-13:30 and 14:30-18:00. At Via di Villa Severini 54, 00191 Roma (RM).
Religious community with support groups dedicated to evangelisation and charity work. At Piazza di S. Egidio 3/a, Rome.
Mario Mieli Gay and Lesbian Group
Cultural association for homosexuals : international contact group, legal assistance, help with HIV related issues. At Via Efeso 2A, 00146 Rome (RM).
La Leche League International
Community service aiming to encourage, support and protect breastfeeding. Conferences and workshops are also organised.
Associazione Anni Verdi
Association and support group for physically or mentally disabled people. Open from 08:30-17:00 Monday to Friday and from 08:30-13:00 on Saturday. At Via Quirino Majorana 195, 00152 Rome.
La Promessa
Support group for people with alcohol, drug or violence related issues. At Via Catone 21, 00192 Rome.
Lega Tumori di Roma
Association providing help and medical care to people affected by tumours. At Via di Villa Severini 54, 00191 Rome.
Association providing help to disabled people. At Via Paolo Emilio 24/d, 00192 Rome.
Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous
Support group for people addicted to sex and love.
Ryder Italia
Support for cancer patients and their families. At Via del Nuoto 11, Rome (RM).
Crime Victims Support
Support for elderly victims of crime. At Largo E. Fioritto 2, Rome (RM).
Disabled People Information Line
Support and information line dedicated to disabled people.
Alanon Family Group
Support for relatives and friends of alcoholics. At St Pauls Via Napoli 58 : meetings Wednedsay 20:00-21:00 and Sunday 19:00-20:30.
Fondazione Sue Ryder
Support for cancer patients and their families. At Via della Rustica 128, Rome (RM).
Boys Town of Italy
Non-profit organisation providing help to needy adolescents. Accommodation, education, health and psychological support are all provided. At Largo Citta dei Ragazzi 1, 00163 Rome.
Alcoholics Anonymous
Meetings and support for alcoholics at various locations in Rome