group of people with a common problem who work together to help and support one another.
A group of people with similar problems who get together for mutual support and to campaign for improved services. A Social Worker, who generally helps if you have more complex requirements, and would give general advice, support and counselling on all personal and financial matters.
a group of people who each help themsleves to goods
a group of people who meet of their own accord to assist each other to better understand and manage their health needs, in relation to a disability or a chronic health condition, more effectively
a voluntary association of a few individuals who have come together for a common cause, to meet at a regular interval, conscious of their responsibilities
a voluntary gathering of people who share a common problem, condition, or history
A group of people who meet to improve their situation through discussion and special activities. Unlike group psychotherapy, they are not usually led by a therapist.