Support groups

June 18, 2007

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 301-663-6626 for a listing of meetings in the area.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Md. 77

Monday, June 18, 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. All visitors are welcome. Call Donna, 301-223-8143, or Pat, 301-791-4909.

Living with Grief

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Mondays, June 18 to July 23, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Hospice Main Office. This is a six-week class for those who would like to learn how to deal with their grief through the healing techniques of guided imagery, writing and rituals. Call 301-267-1870.


Alzheimer's family/caregiver support group

Thursday, June 21, 2 to 3 p.m., Loyalton, 20009 Rosebank Way, Hagerstown. Call April Reynolds, 301-733-3353 for more information.

Codependents anonymous

Thursday, June 21, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. This is a program for people seeking to develop healthy relationships. Call Claudia, 301-293-2243, Siri, 240-313-3377, or visit

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Md. 308

Friday, June 22, weigh-in at 4:45 p.m., meeting at 6 p.m., First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. Visitors are always welcome. Call June, 301-582-4821, Marie, 301-824-3245, or Virginia, 301-733-1296.

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