Support groups for the week beginning Nov. 14

November 11, 2011

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Today, 9:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. For more information, call 301-582-2292 or 301-842-3615.


Today, 7 to 8:30 p.m. House at 33 E. Church St., Frederick, Md. Use side entrance. For friends and families of someone with a gambling problem. Call 240-409-2395, or go to

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Wednesday, Nov. 16, 9:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. For more information, call Mary or Tom at 301-797-2547, or Judy at 301-739-9279.


Wednesday, Nov. 16, noon, Improved Order of Red Men Conococheague Tribe 84, 16129 Lappans Road, Williamsport. RSVP to Martha Wiles at 301-714-0992 or Jorja Kline at 301-293-1309, email

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 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, Nov. 17, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243 or go to

Crohn's and colitis

Thursday, Nov. 17, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. John L. Grove Medical Center, downstairs conference room, 50 Eastern Ave., Greencastle, Pa. RSVP to 717-762-0099 or

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Friday, Nov. 18, 5 p.m. Christ Lutheran Church, 216 N. Cleveland Ave., Hagerstown. For more information, call 301-582-4821.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, Nov. 18, 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

Pulmonary Hypertension

Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. Saturday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m. City Hospital, Meeting Room 1, 2500 Hospital Drive, Martinsburg, W.Va. A light lunch will be served. Kelly Howard from Actelion Pharmaceuticals will present a program about coping with chronic illness. Patients, caregivers, family and friends are welcome. RSVP by Tuesday, Nov. 15 to Rena McDonald at 304-229-1683.

Alcoholics Anonymous

If you think you have a problem with alcohol, call 301-733-1109, and dial 0 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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