Support groups the week of April 30

April 27, 2012

TOPS Md. 0077

Today, weigh-in 7:15 to 8:15 a.m., meeting 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. For information, call 301-582-2292.


Today, 7 to 8:30 p.m. House next to Evangelical Lutheran Church, 33 E. Church St., Frederick, Md. For friends and family whose lives have been affected by someone with a gambling problem. Call 240-409-2395 or go to

Grandparents/relatives as caregivers

Tuesday, May 1, 10 a.m. to noon. Washington County Commission on Aging, 140 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Guest speaker will be David Swacina of Cedar Ridge Ministries. RSVP to 301-790-0275 ext. 205.

TOPS Md. 0446

Wednesday, May 2, weigh-in, 8:45 a.m., meeting, 9:30 a.m., Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. For more information, call Mary or Tom at 301-797-2547.

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, May 2, 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.

Parkinson's support

Thursday, May 3, 1 p.m. Homewood at Williamsport community building, 16505 Virginia Ave., Williamsport. Lunch costs $6.50, with meeting to follow. Call Art Guyer at 240-625-2722.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, May 3, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243 or go to

Morgan County diabetes education and support

Thursday, May 3, 6:30 p.m. War Memorial Hospital, 109 War Memorial Drive, education room B, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Roger Baird will discuss managing diabetes. Group meets first Thursday of each month. Free; open to the public. Call 304-258-6577.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, May 4, 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

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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