Support groups for the week beginning June 20

June 17, 2011

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Md. 0077

Monday, June 20, 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 Patsy at 301-582-2292.


Monday, June 20, 7 to 8:30 p.m. House at 33 E. Church St., Frederick, Md., next to Evangelical Lutheran Church. Use side entrance. Anonymous self-help program for friends and families whose lives have been affected by someone with a gambling problem. Call 240-409-2395.

Grief support for parents

Monday, June 20, 5 p.m. Hagerstown. For parents who have lost a child. Call Mary Hedges at 301-824-7587.

TOPS Md. 0446

Wednesday, June 22, weigh-in at 8:45 a.m., meeting 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagers-town. Call 301-797-2547.

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, June 22, 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.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, June 23, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call Claudia at 301-293-2243 or go to

Loss of a child

Thursday, June 23, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6360.

TOPS Md. 308

Friday, June 24, weigh-in at 5 p.m. Christ Lutheran Church, 216 N. Cleveland Ave., Hagers-town. Call June at 301-582-4821 or Virginia at 301-733-1296.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, June 24, 6 p.m. Hagerstown City Park north pavilion. A Christ-centered recovery program based on the 12 steps and eight recovery principles of the Beatitudes. Call 301-393-4377 or go to

Food addicts in recovery

Saturday, June 25, 9 a.m. Frederick Memorial Hospital, 400 W. Seventh St., classroom 4, Frederick, Md. Weekly meetings, no fees or weigh-ins. Call 240-354-3337.

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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