Support groups: Week of Sept. 3

August 31, 2012

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Md. 0077

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

Grandparents support

Tuesday, Sept. 4, 10 a.m. to noon. Washington County Commission on Aging, 140 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Speaker will be Kathleen Phillips of Washington County Family Network. Call 301-790-0275, ext 205.

Morgan County diabetes education and support

Thursday, Sept. 6, 6:30 p.m. War Memorial Hospital, 1 Healthy Way, education room B, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Dr. Amanda Michael will discuss ancillary testing. Group meets first Thursday of each month. Free; open to the public. Call 304-258-6577.

Parkinson's disease

Thursday, Sept. 6, 1 p.m. Homewood at Williamsport, 16505 Virginia Ave., Williamsport. Guest speaker Debora Bergstrom will discuss early onset Parkinson's. Cost of $6.50 includes lunch. Contact Art Guyer at 240-625-2722, email

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, Sept. 6, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Twelve-step meeting for men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. For more information, call 301-293-2243 or go to

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, Sept. 7, 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. This meeting celebrates the program's fifth anniversary. 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.

Narcotics Anonymous

For meeting listings, call 800-777-1515.

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