Support groups

May 21, 2007

Al-Anon/Alateen Family Groups

Hagerstown and Frederick, Md., areas. This is an anonymous, confidential support group for anyone affected by a family member's or friend's drinking. Free. Call 301-663-6626.

Bereavement support for spouses

A new group will start in early June. It will meet weekly at Rest Haven Funeral Home. Free. Call 301-733-3575 for information.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

Maryland 77 Hagerstown chapter, today, weigh-in at 7:30 a.m., exercise at 8:30 a.m., meeting at 9:30 a.m., First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. The group meets every Monday. Visitors are welcome. Call Donna, 301-223-8143; or Pat, 301-791-4909.



WILLIAMSPORT - Tuesday, May 22, weigh-in at 10:15, meeting at 11 a.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 35 W. Potomac St. The group enjoys beneficial programs and discussions. Visitors are always welcome. Call Stephanie, 301-223-6739, or Linda, 301-223-7010.

Divorce recovery

HALFWAY - Wednesday, May 23, 7 to 8:30 p.m., St. Joseph's Church, Virginia Avenue. This is a nondenominational group that welcomes all who are separated, divorced or in the process of a divorce. For more information, call 301-991-4550, or 301-223-8909.

CoDependents Anonymous

Thursday, May 24, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road. Twelve-step meeting for men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The group meets every Thursday. Call Claudia, 301-293-2243, Siri, 240-313-3377; or go to

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