Al-Anon/Alateen family groups
Hagerstown and Frederick, Md. area. This is an anonymous, confidential support group for anyone affected by a family member's or friend's drinking. There are no fees. Call 1-301-663-6626 for a listing of meetings in the area.
Bereavement support after the loss of a spouse
A new support group for those who have lost a spouse will be forming soon at Rest Haven Funeral Home. It will be led by Mary Hedges, licensed, clinical social worker. The group is free. Call 301-733-3575.
Bereavement support for those who have lost a child
Today, 4 p.m., Rest Haven Funeral Home. This is an ongoing support group led by Mary Hedges, licensed, clinical social worker, for parents who have lost a child of any age. The free group is accepting new members. Call 301-733-3575.
Parent/child anger management
FREDERICK, Md. - Tuesdays, Feb. 21 and 28, March 14 and 21, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Families Plus!, 35 E. Church St. Families Plus! presents an anger management group for parents and elementary school-age children. The course will involve an interactive overview of anger management techniques and problem-solving skills. Registration is required. Group size is limited. Call Families Plus!, 1-301-694-9002; fax 1-301-694-3374; or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.