Support groups

May 19, 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.

Spinal cord injury

Today. This group is for individuals who have experienced a spinal cord injury and are adjusting to their disabilities. Education and peer support provided. For time and location, call 301-714-4070.

TOPS Md. 454

WILLIAMSPORT - Tuesday, May 20, weigh-in at 10:15, meeting at 11 a.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 35 W. Potomac St. Call 301-791-4909.


Bereavement support

Wednesday, May 21. This group offers grief recovery support for families or friends who have lost loved ones at Washington County Hospital. For time and location, call 301-790-8614.

Support for loved ones of addicts

Wednesday, May 21, 6 to 7 p.m., HW Murphy Community Center, Walnut Street, Hagerstown. The group offers support for loved ones of individuals with an addiction or substance abuse problem. Call 301-766-7600.

Man to Man

Wednesday, May 21. The group offers prostate cancer education and support. For time and location, call 301-733-0022.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, May 22, 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.


Friday, May 23. This group is for pregnant women planning to breast-feed and for mothers who breast-feed. For time and location, call 301-790-8530.

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