Support groups for April 12-18

April 12, 2010


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 and dial 0 for an operator.

Nicotine Anonymous

For anyone with a desire to quit using tobacco products. Based on the 12-step program. Meets weekly in Hagerstown. Call Bev at 301-842-1053.

Epilepsy/seizure support

A free epilepsy/seizure support group is now forming. Contact Ken at 304-989-3500 or 304-707-0111, or e-mail

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Md. 0077

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, April 13, 6:30 p.m. Community Health Center, 24 N. Walnut St., second-floor conference room, Hagerstown. Call 301-694-3554 or go to

Diabetes support

Wednesday, April 14, 1:30 p.m. Potomac Towers first floor community room, 11 W. Baltimore St., Hagerstown. Program will be presented by staff from the Wound Center at Washington County Hospital. Open to the community. Call Lisa McCoy at 240-313-3360.

TOPS Md. 0446

Wednesday, April 14, weigh-in at 8:45 a.m., meeting from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-797-2547.

Concerned persons

Wednesday, April 14, 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.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, April 15, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243 or go to

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, April 16, 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.

Celebrate Recovery

WAYNESBORO, Pa. -- Friday, April 16, 7 to 9 p.m. Otterbein Church of Christ Refinery, 912 S. Potomac St. Call 717-762-4177.

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