Support groups for the week beginning April 4

April 01, 2011

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Md. 0077

Today, 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 240-239-0486 or Patsy at 301-582-2292.


Today, 7 to 8:30 p.m. House at 33 E. Church St., Frederick, Md., next to Evangelical Lutheran Church. Anonymous self-help program for friends and families whose lives have been affected by someone with a gambling problem. Call 240-409-2395.

Overeaters Anonymous

Tuesday, April 5, 6:30 p.m. Walnut Street Community Health Center, 24 N. Walnut St., second floor conference room, Hagerstown. All are welcome. No fees, dues or weigh-ins. Call 301-694-3554 or go to

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Wednesday, April 6, weigh-in at 8:45 a.m., meeting 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-797-2547.

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, April 6, 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.

Circle of Hope grief support

Thursday, April 7, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Morgan County Hospice office, 270 S. Washington St., Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Six-week program. Registration required. Call Daniel at 304-264-3902 or email


Thursday, April 7, 6:30 p.m. War Memorial Hospital, 109 War Memorial Drive, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Occupational therapist Ashley Reynolds will present "Arthritis & Tips for Doing Daily Tasks." Free, open to the public. Call Paul at 304-258-6577.

Codependents Anonymous

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

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Friday, April 8, weigh-in     5 to 5:45 p.m., 6 p.m. meeting. Christ Lutheran Church, 216 N. Cleveland Ave., Hagerstown. Call June at 301-582-4821 or Marie at 301-824-3245.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, April 8, 7 to 9 p.m., Zion United Church of Christ, 201 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. A Christ-centered recovery program based on the 12 steps and eight recovery principles of the Beatitudes. Call 301-393-4377 or go to

Alcoholics Anonymous

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


A group for anyone affected by a family member's or friend's drinking. Call 301-663-6626.

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