Support group

May 10, 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.


'Life after Loss' grief support

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Today, 1:30 to 3 p.m. Greencastle Church of the Brethren, 36 S. Carlisle St. Free, open to everyone. To register, call 717-217-3558.

'Journey Together' grief support

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Tuesday, May 11, 9:30 to 11 a.m. St. Luke Lutheran Church, 2695 Luther Drive. Five-week program for adults who have recently lost a loved one. For information, call Sara Valadez at 717-217-3558.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Tuesday, May 11, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, corner of North Potomac Street and Randolph Avenue, Hagerstown. Call 301-824-7725.

Overeaters Anonymous

Tuesday, May 11, 6:30 p.m. Community Health Center, 24 N. Walnut St., second-floor conference room, Hagerstown. Call 301-694-3554 or go to .

TOPS Md. 0446

Wednesday, May 12, 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.

Diabetes support

Wednesday, May 12, 1:30 p.m. Walnut Towers, Hagerstown. Open to the community. Call Lisa McCoy at 240-313-3304.

Concerned persons

Wednesday, May 12, 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, May 13, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243 or go to .

TOPS 308

Friday, May 14 weigh-in 4:45 to 5:45 p.m., meeting at 6 p.m. Christ Lutheran Church, 216 N. Cleveland Ave., Hagerstown. Call June at 301-582-4821 or Virginia at 301-733-1296.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, May 14, 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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