Support groups

December 07, 2009

Al-Anon/Alateen groups

Hagerstown and Frederick, Md. area. This is a group for anyone affected by a family member's or friend's drinking. Call 301-663-6626.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Washington County area. If you think you have a problem with alcohol, call 301-733-1109.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly
(TOPS) Md. 77

Today, weigh-in at 7:15 a.m., exercise at 8:30, meeting at 9:30, First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. Call Donna at 301-223-8143.

Overeaters Anonymous

Tuesday, Dec. 8, 6:30 p.m. Behavioral Health Services, 24 N. Walnut St., Hagerstown. For everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. Meets weekly at other locations around Frederick, Md., Berkeley County, W.Va., and Jefferson County, W.Va. Call 301-694-3554 or go to

Concerned persons

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 6 p.m., Behavioral Health Services, 24 N. Walnut St., Hagerstown. For those who care about someone who suffers from addiction. Call 301-766-7600.


TOPS Md. 446

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 9:20 a.m. meeting, Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. Christmas party breakfast at Shoney's Restaurant will follow. Call 301-797-2547.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, Dec. 10, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, Dec. 11, 7 to 9 p.m. Zion United Church of Christ, 201 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Based on the 12 steps and eight recovery principles of the Beatitudes. Call 301-393-4377.

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