Support groups for the week beginning Aug. 29

August 26, 2011

TOPS Md. 0077

Today, 9:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. Call 301-582-2292.

TOPS Md. 0446

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 9:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-797-2547.

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m., Meritus Behavioral Health Services, 11116 Medical Campus Road, east of Hagerstown. For those who care about someone who suffers from addiction. Call 301-766-7600.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, Sept. 1, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243 or go to

Parkinson's disease

Thursday, Sept. 1, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Homewood at Williamsport, 16505 Virginia Ave., Williamsport. Lunch and meeting. Speaker will be neurologist Zoltan Mari, M.D., of Johns Hopkins Hospital. Call Art Guyer at 240-625-2722 or email

Morgan County diabetes education and support

Thursday, Sept. 1, 6:30 p.m. War Memorial Hospital, 109 War Memorial Drive, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Paul Cooper will review recent research. For diabetic patients, family members and caretakers. Call 304-258-6577.

TOPS 308

Friday, Sept. 2, 5 to 5:45 p.m. Christ Lutheran Church, 216 N. Cleveland Ave., Hagerstown. Call 301-582-4821.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, Sept. 2, 7 to 9 p.m. Zion United Church of Christ, 201 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-393-4377.

Grandparent/relative as caregiver

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 10 a.m. to noon, Washington County Commission on Aging, 140 W. Franklin St., fourth floor. RSVP by Friday, Sept. 2. Call Ruth Brown at 301-790-0275, ext. 205, or Linda Crone at 301-790-0275, ext. 210

Alcoholics Anonymous

If you think you have a problem with alcohol, call 301-733-1109.


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

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