Patient and Family Support

Asthma and Allergy Foundation New England

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation New England organizes educational support group programs throughout the region, publishes a newsletter, and runs a telephone resource and referral line for people coping with allergies and asthma. They hold public information meetings a few times a year in the Davenport Conference Area (first floor,Room 103) at NSMC Salem Hospital.

Coping with the Emotional Challenges of Food Allergies

Wednesday, November 14 at 7:00 p.m. at NSMC Salem Hospital (Davenport 103, first floor)

Psychologist Dr. Jennifer LeBovidge of Children’s Hospital talks about some of the emotional aspects of living with food allergies . Dr. LeBovidge has led coping skills groups for children and parents, counseled many families, and conducts research on living successfully with food allergies. Free and open to the public. Pre-registration is not required.

For more information call 781.444.7778 or go to