Support groups: Week of March 12

March 09, 2012

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Monday, March 12, 9:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. For more information, call 301-582-2292.


Monday, March 12, 7 to 8:30 p.m. House at 33 E. Church St., Frederick, Md. Use side entrance. Group meets on Mondays. For friends and families of someone with a gambling problem. Call 240-409-2395, or go to

Second Wind

Tuesday, March 13, 2:30 p.m. Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown. For people with chronic lung conditions or breathing difficulties. Free; open to the public. Guest speaker will be Cathy Thomas from the American Cancer Society. Call 301-582-0988.

American Chronic Pain Association

Tuesday, March 13, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce, 217 E. Baltimore St., Greencastle, Pa. Group meets second Tuesday of each month. Call Cindy at 717-262-8839.

Gamblers Anonymous

Tuesday, March 13, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Valley Grace Brethren Church, 17310 Gay St., Hagerstown. Group meets every Tuesday. Call 301-331-8790.

TOPS Md. 0046

Wednesday, March 14, 8:45 a.m. weigh-in, meeting 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-797-2547.


Wednesday, March 14, 1:30 p.m. Walnut Towers eighth-floor community room, 11-12 S. Walnut St., Hagerstown. Speaker will be Tracy Leach from the Washington County Health Department. Open to the public. Call 240-313-3360.

Journey Together

Wednesday, March 14, 1:30 to 3 p.m. Waynesboro Church of the Brethren, 117 S. Church St., Waynesboro, Pa. Weekly sessions for anyone who has suffered a loss. Free. Registration required. Call 717-217-3545.

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, March 14, 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.


Thursday, March 15, 6 p.m. Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown. Group explores the benefits of journaling and storytelling to cope with the loss of a loved one. Register ahead at 301-791-6360.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, March 15, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243 or go to

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, March 16, 7 to 9 p.m. Zion United Church of Christ, 201 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. A Christ-centered recovery program. Call 301-393-4377 or go to

Alcoholics Anonymous

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


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

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