Support groups for the week of Jan. 3

December 30, 2010

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Md. 0077

Jan. 3, weigh-in 7:15 to 9:15 a.m., meeting from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. Call Donna at 240-527-5436, or Patsy at 301-582-2292.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Tuesday, Jan. 4, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, corner of North Potomac Street and Randolph Avenue. Use front entrance. For more information, call Connie Pauley at 301-824-7725.

TOPS Md. 0446

Wednesday, Jan. 5, weigh-in at 8:45 a.m., meeting 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. For information, call 301-797-2547.

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, Jan. 5, 6 p.m., Meritus Behavioral Health Services, 11116 Medical Campus Road, east of Hagerstown. Use orange entrance. For those who care about someone who suffers from addiction. Call 301-766-7600.

Morgan County Diabetes Education and Support Group

Thursday, Jan. 6, 6:30 p.m. War Memorial Hospital, 109 War Memorial Drive, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Dr. Mary Lynn Graham of Audiology Hearing Care Services will present, "Hearing Impairments and Diabetes." Diabetic patients, their family and caregivers are invited to attend. For more information, call Paul Cooper, director of community education, at 304-258-6577.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Washington County area. If you think you have a problem with alcohol, call 301-733-1109, and press zero for an operator.


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

Support groups run every Monday in Lifestyle. To add your event, e-mail Deadline is noon Wednesday for the following week's publication. Include date, time, location and contact number. Items that run every week must resubmit the first of every month.

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