Support groups: Week of Oct. 8

October 05, 2012

TOPS Md. 0077

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


Monday, Oct. 8. 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

Food Addicts Anonymous

Monday, Oct. 8. , 7:30 p.m. 723 N. Market St., Frederick, Md. Recovery group meets every Monday, with a 12-step program. Call 301-693-4824. Go to

Breast Cancer Awareness — Cumberland Valley

Monday, Oct. 8. 7 p.m. BCA-CV, 322 E Antietam St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-5843 or go to

Man to Man

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 7 p.m. Robinwood Medical Center, John R. Marsh Cancer Center, Suite 129, green entrance, 11110 Medical Campus Road, east of Hagerstown. For men affected by prostate cancer, and their loved ones. Call Alan at 301-730-1307.

Second Wind

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 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 speech-language pathologist Tina Davis will talk about strokes. Call 301-582-0988.


Wednesday, Oct. 10, 1:30 p.m. Potomac Towers first-floor community room, 11 W. Baltimore St., Hagerstown. Physical therapist Barb Winebrenner's topic will be "Take Care of Your Health: Get Moving." Open to the public. Call 240-313-3360.

Codependents Anonymous

Thursday, Oct. 11, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-293-2243 or go to

Celebrate Recovery

Friday, Oct. 12, 7 to 9 p.m. Zion United Church of Christ, 201 N. Potomac St., Hagers-town. 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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