Support groups: Week of July 30

July 27, 2012

TOPS Md. 0077

Monday, July 30, 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.


Monday, July 30, 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

Concerned Persons

Wednesday, Aug. 1, 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 disease

Thursday, Aug. 2, 1 p.m. Homewood at Williamsport, 16505 Virginia Ave., Williamsport. Guest speaker Becky Dunlap of Johns Hopkins Medical Center will discuss disease management. Cost of $6.50 includes lunch. Contact Art Guyer at 240-625-2722, email

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, Aug. 2, 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, Aug. 2, 6:30 p.m. War Memorial Hospital, 109 War Memorial Drive, education room B, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Paul Cooper will present a program about the dilated eye exam. Group meets first Thursday of each month. Free; open to the public. Call 304-258-6577.

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, Aug. 3, 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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