Support groups

May 26, 2008

Alzheimer's support for spouses

A spouses-only support group is forming. The meetings will be at Somerford Place in Hagerstown. Call Sheri Evans, 301-791-9221.

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.

Bereavement support

A bereavement support group for spouses is accepting new members. Meets weekly at Rest Haven Funeral Home. Call 301-733-3575.

Support for families of children with special needs

Tuesday, May 27, 10 a.m. to noon, 33 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. For families and caregivers of children younger than 22 with special needs.


Support for loved ones of addicts

Wednesday, May 28, 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.

Alzheimer's support

WILLIAMSPORT - Tuesday, May 27, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Homewood of Williamsport, 16505 Virginia Ave. Caregiving is available. Call Pastor Reg Rice, 301-582-1750, ext. 297.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, May 29, 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 purpose is to develop healthy relationships. Call 301-293-2243.

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