Other Support Groups (anne Arundel County)

February 03, 1991

Here is a list of other support groups in Anne Arundel County: SUNDAY * Metaphysical Support Group -- For people seeking a support groupto help them in life after attending a 12-step program or Forum, Lifespring, Inward Bound or Insight. Information: 760-1546, 969-7919 or 944-4542.

* Psychiatric Support -- Open to all area residents with psychiatric problems, as well as families and friends of psychiatric patients or anyone interested in mental illness. Information: 787-4628.

* Alcoholics Anonymous -- For alcoholics. Information: 433-4843 and 268-5441.

* Children of Alcoholics -- A support group for those who grew up with a problem drinker. Information: 766-1984.

* Overeaters Anonymous -- Support for those with eating disorders. P.O. Box 57, Crownsville, Md. 21032.

* Co-dependents Anonymous -- 12-step support group for men and women whose common problem is an inability to form healthy and functional relationships. Based on the 12-step Alcoholics Anonymous program. Information: 938-0330.

* Al-Anon Family Groups -- Support groups for families touched by alcoholism. Information: 766-1984.

MONDAY * Arthritis Foundation -- Support for those with arthritis.Information: 544-5433 or 544-4812.

* Glen Burnie La Leche League -- Breast-feeding support group for mothers. Information: 437-9507.

* Eating Disorders Support -- Support group meeting led by professionals to encourage personal commitment to recovery. Open to people with anorexia and/or bulimia, and family and friends.Information: 332-9800.

*Diabetic Support Group -- Diabetic support group for high school andcollege age diabetics and friends. Information: 987-8281.

* Cancer support group -- All cancer patients, family and friends welcome. Information: 261-6000 or 721-4304.

* Overeaters Anonymous -- Support for those with eating disorders. P.O. Box 57, Crownsville, Md. 21032.

* Take Off Pounds Sensibly -- Weight-loss group. Information: 636-8853.

TUESDAY

* Gulf Support Group -- For family and friends of service men and women in the gulf. First meeting. Master's degree qualified counselor will lead the group. The first meeting will identify and discuss group needs. Information: 255-4141.

* Cancer Support -- Ongoing support for cancer patients, their family members and friends. Information: 224-5800.

* Parents Without Partners -- Annapolis Chapter 618. Free new-members orientation. For those parents without partners. Social support. Information: 987-5722 or 987-3270.

* Co-Dependents Anonymous -- 12-step support group for men and women whose common problem is an inability to form healthy and functional relationships. Information: 938-0330.

* TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) -- Learn to controlyour weight. Information: 956-5643.

* Overeaters Anonymous -- Support for those with eating disorders. P.O. Box 57, Crownsville, Md. 21032.

* New and Expectant Mothers -- Meet with other mothers and discussthe joys and trials of becoming a new parent. Information: 647-1500.

* Single Again -- Weekly support for the divorced or separated. New members welcome. Information: 721-2313.

* Al-Anon Family Groups -- Support for family and friends of alcoholics. Information: 766-1984.

* Al-Anon Family Groups -- Support and assistance for those with alcoholic parents. Information: 766-1984.

* Naranon -- Group to lend help and support to families of addicts. Information: 876-4316.

WEDNESDAY

*Healing the Inner Child Support Group -- Free support group for people with compulsive behaviors. Information: 266-7579.

* Depression andRelated Affective Disorders Association (DRADA) -- Support group fordepressives, manic depressives, and their relatives in the Annapolisarea. Information: 757-2160 or 757-1198.

* Smokers Anonymous -- Support group for smokers to quit smoking. Information: 974-8186.

* American Cancer Society -- Cancer support group for cancer patients, family and friends. Information: 721-4304 or 261-6000.

* Healing Journey Support Group -- Regular weekly meeting for adults who have experienced the loss of a spouse through death. Information: 721-2313.

* Overeaters Anonymous -- Support for those with eating disorders. Several locations in the county. P.O. Box 57, Crownsville, 21032.

* Widows Support Group -- Support group for widowed people. Learn the stages of the grief process and get help toward growth and recovery. Information:721-2313 or 464-0334.

* Single Again -- Weekly support group for people experiencing marital separation or divorce. Information: 721-2313.

* Baby Talk Support Group -- Mothers and caretakers of children up to age 4 invited to this free support group. Information: 360-8734.

THURSDAY

* Bowie/Crofton MS Support Group -- People with or care-givers for MS meet for support. Information: 793-3896 or 721-1537.

* Anne Arundel County Ostomy Association -- Support group for anyone who has had ostomy surgery. Information: 766-7623 or 255-1934.

* Overeaters Anonymous -- Support for those with eating disorders. Information: 768-8183.

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