Support groups

April 28, 2008

Al-Anon/Alateen family groups

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

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Md. 77

Today, weigh-in at 7:30 a.m., exercise at 8:30, meeting at 9:30. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. Call 301-223-8143.

TOPS 454

WILLIAMSPORT - Tuesday, April 29, weigh-in at 10:15, meeting at 11 a.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 35 W. Potomac St. Visitors are always welcome. Call Pat Saunders, 301-791-4909, or Janet Truax, 301-223-7960.

Substance abuse

Wednesday, April 30, 6 to 7 p.m., Washington County Hospital's offices in the HW Murphy Community Center, Walnut Street, Hagerstown. This group offers support for loved ones of individuals with an addiction or substance abuse problem and is led by a licensed therapist. Call 301-766-7600.


Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, May 1, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. This is a 12-step program for men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. Call Claudia, 301-293-2243.

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