• Mother and father of Addicted Beloved ones present hope and assist by means of habit schooling for folks coping with an addicted beloved one. PAL can even assist spouses who really feel they must guardian a accomplice with habit points. PAL is very useful for folks and spouses; nevertheless, all different sober relations and mates (18 or older) are welcome at our conferences. PAL weekly assembly might be held 7-8:30 p.m. each Monday, at Religion Bible Church, 9495 Hedgesville Street, Hedgesville. For extra info go to www.palgroup.org, or www.faithbiblewv.net. Questions or inquiries may be directed to Pastor Andrew Hamrick by calling 304-229-0967.
• The TOPS Membership Inc., (Take Off Kilos Sensibly) Martinsburg Chapter meets each Thursday on the Berkeley County Well being Division Neighborhood Room, 122 Waverly Court docket. Personal weigh-ins begin at 6 p.m., conferences start at 6:45 p.m. Guests are welcome to attend their first TOPS assembly freed from cost. Annual membership for TOPS is $32, which incorporates the TOPS journal. Chapter dues are $2 monthly. TOPS gives friendship, assist and academic packages.
For extra info, name Robin VanFleet at 304-692-6743 or electronic mail email@example.com
• A Home Violence Assist Group will meet from 5:30-6:30 p.m. each Wednesday at The Laurel Middle. It is a assist group to teach women and men on the problems of home violence, provide a secure place for sharing and rising with the objective of growing more healthy and extra hopeful lives.
For extra info or to RSVP, name Kelly at 540-667-6160.
• The Stroke Assist Group meets the third Monday of every month from 6-7 p.m. in Berkeley Medical Middle’s Assembly Room. For extra info, contact Barbara Sherman at 304-264-1011 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
• The Man-to-Man prostate most cancers assist group will meet from 6:30-8:30 p.m. the second Thursday of every month at Metropolis Hospital’s Dorothy McCormack Middle in Martinsburg, within the second ground convention room. Males who’ve been identified with prostate most cancers and their spouses or family members are invited to attend.
For extra info, name Steve and Olga Adams at 304-754-7101 or Paul and Diane Kradel at 304-267-2520.
• The Melancholy, Bi-Polar Assist Alliance (DBSA) of West Virginia meets at 6 p.m. the primary and third Tuesday each month on the McCormack constructing subsequent to Metropolis Hospital within the convention room on the second ground. All exercise is strictly confidential. There are not any charges or dues. Open to the neighborhood.
For extra info, name Victor at 540-303-4750.
• Serenity, a most cancers assist group, will meet at 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at Charles City Baptist Church, 203 East Congress St. The group will present emotional and religious assist to any particular person with any type of most cancers. This contains these which were lately identified, these presently in remedy, most cancers survivors, in addition to their caregivers. Every assembly begins within the church’s fellowship corridor with a brief interval of greeting and registration. Then attendees will escape into small teams that meet within the school rooms. For extra info, name 304-725-5917.
• The Alzheimer’s Affiliation, Western Maryland Chapter, provides household and caregiver assist group conferences in Washington County, Maryland, freed from cost.
• An Dependancy Restoration assembly might be held 7:30-8:30 p.m. March 12, at Trinity Temple Church of God, 127 Tuskegee St., Martinsburg.
• Homewood at Williamsport, 16505 Virginia Ave., hosts month-to-month Alzheimer’s assist teams at midday the third Wednesday of every month. Anybody caring for an individual with reminiscence loss is inspired to attend and produce a bagged lunch. For extra info or to RSVP, name Shelby Vaughn at 301-582-1750.
• The Somerford Place-Reminiscence Care Assisted Dwelling group meets at 5:30 p.m. the primary Tuesday of each month. Somerford Place is situated at 10014 Sharpsburg Pike in Hagerstown, Maryland. Respite care is on the market with advance discover. For extra info, name Sheri Evans at 301-791-9221.
• Washington Sq. United Methodist Church, 538 Washington Sq., Hagerstown, hosts a month-to-month caregiver assist group from 7-Eight p.m. the final Tuesday of every month. For extra info, name Pastor Jerry Lowans at 301-739-9344.
• A specialty group for individuals residing with early-stage reminiscence loss and caregivers is held at 4:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of every month at Somerford Home, 10114 Sharpsburg Pike. For extra info, name Cathy Hanson at 301-696-0315.
For extra details about upcoming schooling and packages, name 301-696-0315, 800-272-3900 or go to alz.org/maryland.
• A Caregiver Assist Group meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. the second Friday of every month at Berkeley Senior Providers. The group gives a chance for caregivers to work together with different caregivers, share strategies and supply academic info.
For extra info, name Katherine Donovan at 304-263-8873, ext. 114.
• The Open Hearts Al-Anon Household Group meets at 6 p.m. each Sunday on the Nice View Neighborhood Middle, 10525 Martinsburg Street. The group welcomes newcomers who’ve been or are affected by somebody’s ingesting or habit and people who attend different 12-step packages reminiscent of Debtors Nameless, Overeaters Nameless and Alcoholics Nameless. The group retains the concentrate on our personal restoration and never on the alcoholic/addict.
For extra info, name Donna at 304-754-6760 or Susan at 240-344-6175.
• Hope For At the moment Al-Anon Household Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. each Thursday at Bedington United Methodist Church, 580 Bedington Street, Martinsburg. The group welcomes new comers, who’ve been or are affected by somebody’s ingesting or habit. The group’s focus is on restoration and never on the alcoholic/addict.
For extra info, name Karen at 304-676-4378.
• Being pregnant and Toddler Loss Consciousness of Washington County, Md. (PAILA), will host a kick-off occasion for its latest assist group, Rainbow of Hope: Being pregnant After Loss, 10 a.m. Saturday, March 28, at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 10813 Donelson Drive, Williamsport, Md.
• Rainbow of Hope: Being pregnant After Loss, which can formally start in April, might be a novel assist group in that it is going to be a web based, peer-to-peer assist group for these contemplating getting pregnant once more after loss, attempting to conceive after loss, pregnant after loss, and/or parenting after loss. The group will assist join households with comparable tales, hopes, and fears. The group can even have a couple of “meet up” actions in the neighborhood all year long.
The kick-off occasion on March 28 is free and can present sources for Being pregnant After Loss. The occasion can even embrace making a souvenir craft, and light-weight refreshments might be served. Head depend is required. Go to PAILA’s web site at www.paila-WCMD.com, click on on “Occasions” to register.
For extra info, go to www.paila-WCMD.com.
• The brand new grownup group, “A New Frontier,” might be provided by the Laurel Middle. The group is about establishing and incorporating wholesome boundaries into all elements of your life. Any particular person who’s at present experiencing or has skilled home and/or sexual violence/abuse is invited to affix this group.
For extra info, name 540-667-6160 and ask to talk with Elisa or Amy for preliminary registration, questions and instructions. This group is a “drop-in” group, that means you may attend every session, or simply if you want assist. You have to be 18 or older to attend this group.
• NARCONON might help you are taking steps to beat habit in your loved ones. During the last a number of years drug overdoses have continued to extend. At this level, the Surgeon Basic has issued a press release for all communities to extend Narcan availability since analysis exhibits when communities enhance schooling and availability, the variety of overdose deaths lower. For extra info, go to www.narcononnewliferetreat.org/blog/where-to-get-narcan.html
Totally free habit screenings or referrals, name 1-800-431-1754.
– Native Narcotics Nameless teams will meet on the following occasions:
– Not Excessive at Midday Group, Future Church, 115 N. Raleigh St.: midday Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
– Give up to Win, VA Medical Constructing, White Trailer No. 313T, 510 Butler Ave.: 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday.
– By no means Alone, By no means Once more Group, Asbury United Methodist Church, 110 North St., Room 105, Charles City: Eight p.m. Monday.
– Dwelling the Program, Mt. Zion Methodist Church, 530 W. Martin St.: midday Tuesday. Newbie’s assembly the primary week of each month.
– New Hope Group, Otterbein United Methodist Church, 549 N. Queen Ave.: 7 p.m. Tuesday.
– Hold it Easy Group, Calvery United Methodist Church, 220 W. Burke St.: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
– It’s a Model New Day Group, Charles City Baptist Church, 203 S. Mildred St., Charles City: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
– Only for At the moment, St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 700 New York Ave.: 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
– Begin to Reside Group, Trinity Episcopal Church, German and Church St., Shepherdstown: 8:15 p.m. Friday.
– Saturday Evening Reside Group, United Reform Church, 113 E. Burke St.: 7 p.m. Saturday.
– Foundations Group, Callahan Counseling Providers, 1020 Winchester Ave.: 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
– Free At Final, St. Marks Episcopal, 180 S. Washington St., Berkeley Springs: 6 p.m. Sunday.
– Miracles Do Occur, Auxillary constructing behind St. James Catholic Church, 49 Crosswinds Drive, Charles City: 6 p.m. Sunday.
– New Hope Group, Otterbein United Methodist Church, 549 N. Queen St.: 7 p.m. Tuesday.
• Alzheimer’s and Dementia Group will meet 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. each second Friday of the month at Berkeley Senior Providers, situated at 217 North Excessive Road, Martinsburg. Assist teams are a terrific place to hunt recommendation and discover helpful sources. For extra info, name 304-263-8873, ext. 114.
• The Diabetes Wellness Group meets 1-2 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at 1004 Tavern Street, Martinsburg. For extra info, contact the Diabetes and Vitamin Training Division at 304-596-6839.
• The Alzheimer’s Affiliation, West Virginia Chapter will host a month-to-month assist group starting at 10 a.m. the fourth Friday of every month on the Jefferson County Fee on Getting old, 103 West fifth Ave., Ranson.
This group is for people who’ve a beloved one with Alzheimer’s illness or dementia and caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s illness or dementia. For particular questions concerning the Ranson Assist Group, name Chasidy Rosa Morales at 304-725-4095 or Germaine Gauthier-Schwarz at 304-728-4154.
For extra info concerning Alzheimer’s illness, or to hook up with info and assist by means of the free 24/7 Helpline, contact the Alzheimer’s Affiliation at 800-272-3900. An entire itemizing of all neighborhood workshops may be discovered at www.alz.org/wv.
• The Charles City Overeaters Nameless group meets at 7 p.m. each Friday at Asbury United Methodist Church, Charles City, room 102. Individuals are requested to enter through the workplace door within the rear. Group welcomes all meals associated points; chubby, anorexic and bulimic.
For extra info, go to www.OA.org.
• The Cardiovascular Assist Group meets the fourth Tuesday of every month from 6–7 p.m. in suite 2400 of the Dorothy McCormack Middle. For extra info, contact Blue Ridge Healthcare at 304.264.9837. Pre-registration shouldn’t be required to take part within the assist group.
• The Inwood Chapter of “TOPS Membership Inc.,” (Take Off Kilos Sensibly) meets each Thursday night at St. Leo’s Catholic Church on Sulpher Springs Street, Inwood. Personal weigh-ins are held from 6-6:30 p.m., with the assist assembly beginning at 6:30 p.m. Guests are welcome to attend and the primary assembly is freed from cost. Annual membership for TOPS is $32 a 12 months and Chapter dues is $Four a month. TOPS gives teaching programs, assist, and friendship.
For extra info, name Faye Bender 304-267-2896 or Veronica Elm 304-229-2432.
• Suicides amongst younger individuals proceed to be a significant issue. Every year within the U.S., 1000’s of youngsters commit suicide. Suicide is the third main explanation for demise for 15-to-24 12 months olds, and the sixth main explanation for demise for 5-to-14 12 months olds.
Youngsters expertise sturdy emotions of stress, confusion, self-doubt, stress to succeed, monetary uncertainty and different fears whereas rising up. For some youngsters, divorce, the formation of a brand new household with step-parents and step-siblings, or shifting to a brand new neighborhood may be very unsettling and may intensify self-doubts. For some teenagers, suicide might seem like an answer to their issues and stress.
Melancholy and suicidal emotions are treatable psychological issues. The kid or adolescent must have his or her sickness acknowledged and identified, and acceptable remedy plans developed. When dad and mom are unsure whether or not their baby has a significant issue, a psychiatric examination may be very useful. For extra info on teen suicide, go to http://bit.ly/TeenSuicideFFF.
• A GriefShare assist group assembly could also be simply what you want when you’ve lately misplaced a beloved one or really feel you haven’t efficiently and absolutely handled grief from a previous loss. Conferences are held from 7-9 p.m. each Thursday at Charles City Baptist Church, on Samuel Road in Charles City. Attendees will obtain a useful workbook, watch info packed movies from standard Christian lecturers and counselors and take part in a caring small assist group setting. All are welcome. The $20 materials price for the workbook may be waived upon request.
• “Selecting Me,” a therapeutic assist group for victims and survivors of home violence, will meet at 5:30 p.m. the primary and third Wednesday at The Laurel Middle, Winchester, Virginia. Arrival begins at 5:15 p.m. The group gives a secure place to find out about abuse whereas contemplating its impact in your life. It really works to revive a extra hopeful outlook whereas empowering members with wholesome coping methods. Attendees will obtain social assist and constructive suggestions from different victims/survivors.
• Pals Weight Loss meets at 1 and seven p.m. each Monday at 1107 Winchester Ave., with weigh-ins at 12:30-1 p.m. and 6:30-7 p.m. A brand new members class is held at 6:30 p.m. each Thursday.
For extra info, name 304-886-3124 or go to www.friendswl.com.
• The Berkeley County RAPP (Kin As Mother and father Program) will meet from 6-Eight p.m. the second Friday of every month, October by means of April at Calvary United Methodist Church; and Might to September, at Conflict Memorial Park. Refreshments, meals and baby care might be supplied. For extra info, name Betty McDonald at 304-263-9388.
• Jefferson County RAPP meets from 6-7 p.m. the fourth Friday of every month on the Charles City Boys & Ladies Membership, 334 N. Lawrence St. (Notice: If colleges are closed resulting from climate, the assembly is canceled). For extra info, name Gwen Twyman at 304-724-2044.
• Reformer’s Unanimous (RU) will meet 7-9 p.m. each Friday at Fellowship Bible Church, 160 Daniel Street, Shenandoah Junction, again in modular C. Conferences are open to each women and men. They’re a Christ centered program bringing restoration and transformation to peoples lives in our neighborhood. This program is for anybody with any type of ongoing habit of their lives that’s separating them from God. For extra info, contact Jim Routzahn at 304-261-7215 or FBC at 304-728-3700, or go to the church web site at www.fellowshipwv.org. If childcare is required in the course of the assembly name the church workplace to allow them to make preparations.
• “DivorceCare” will meet from 6-Eight p.m. each Sunday at Asbury United Methodist Church, 110 West North St., Charles City. For extra info, name 703-403-5324.
• The 4 State Neighborhood Veterans Engagement Board in cooperation with Honor Alliance, will provoke weekly alternatives for Veterans and their households to debate challenges, frustrations or wants for help. The weekly conferences might be 4-6 p.m. each Tuesday on the HUB situated at 126 East Burke Road in Martinsburg. The group can even meet the 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the final Friday of the month on the Hospice of the Panhandle, situated at 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville. These conferences are designed to offer “impartial floor” to these looking for providers bettering the lives of Veterans and their households. There might be info supplied regarding psychological well being and normal points reminiscent of transportation, job search help and advantages help for examples.
For additional info, name 304-240-0969 or go to the web site at fourstatecveb.org
• Alcoholics Nameless Districts 11 and 15, Space 73, hosts open conferences for anybody occupied with AA packages at numerous areas within the Jap Panhandle:
– Arden Good Orderly Route group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays, Arden Trinity Lutheran Church;
– Berkeley Springs Behind the Star group meets at midday Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Francis Asbury Methodist Church;
– Berkeley Springs Campfire Circle meets at Eight p.m. each Friday, November to March on the Primary Lodge; and April to October on the Campfire Circle at Cacapon State Park;
– Berkeley Springs Group meets at 7:30 p.m. each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at St. Marks Episcopal Church, 180 S. Washington St.;
– Charles City BYOL group meets at midday Monday, Wednesday and Friday, St. James Catholic Church, 49 Crosswinds Drive;
– Charles City Reside & Let Reside group meets at 7:30 p.m. each Monday, Presbyterian Church, 220 E. Washington St.;
– Charles City Moderately Blissful Bunch group meets at 7 p.m. each Tuesday at Asbury United Methodist Church, 110 West North St.;
– Charles City Jefferson County group meets at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Presbyterian Church, 220 E. Washington St.;
– Charles City Freedom group meets at Eight p.m. Thursday, St. Phillips Episcopal Church, 411 S. Lawrence St.;
– Charles City Pleasure of Dwelling group meets at Eight p.m. Saturday, Presbyterian Church, 220 E. Washington St.;
– Charles City Saturday Evening group meets at Eight p.m., St. Phillips Episcopal Church, 411 S. Lawrence St.;
– Charles City Celebration group meets at 11:30 a.m. Sunday; and eight p.m. Friday at St. James Catholic Church, 49 Crosswinds Drive;
– Harpers Ferry Alibi Group meets at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Mt. Neighborhood Middle, Mission Street;
– Harpers Ferry As Invoice Sees It Group meets at midday each Tuesday and Thursday on the Mt. Neighborhood Middle;
– Harpers Ferry New Serenity group meets at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Mt. Neighborhood Middle;
– Harpers Ferry Grape Seed group meets at 10 a.m. Saturday, Mt. Neighborhood Middle;
– Hedgesville H.O.W. group meets at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Hedgesville United Methodist Church;
– Hedgesville group meets at 7:30 each Sunday at Nice View Neighborhood Middle;
– Hedgesville Out Proper Psychological Defectives meets at 9:30 p.m. each Saturday at Synder’s Bible Church, 10980 Martinsburg Street.
– Inwood group meets at Eight p.m. Saturdays, St. Leo’s Catholic Church, 2109 Sulphur Springs Street;
– Marlowe group meets at Eight p.m. Tuesdays, Concord United Methodist Church;
– Martinsburg Eye Opener group meets every day at 7:30 a.m. 118 East Primary St.;
– Martinsburg 11th Step Assembly meets at 11 a.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at 118 East Primary St.;
– Martinsburg The In & Out Group meets at 7 p.m. each Wednesday at 118 East Martin St.;
– Martinsburg Steps for Lunch will meet at midday Tuesday at 118 East Primary St.;
– Martinsburg The Early After Work Pals of Invoice W. Group meets at 5:30 p.m. each day at 118 East Martin St.;
– Martinsburg The Nooners Group will meet at midday each Monday to Saturday at 118 East Primary St.;
– The Paw Paw Group meets at 7 p.m. each Tuesday on the Paw Paw United Methodist Church;
– Scrabble Street Group meets at 7 p.m. Sunday at Mount Wesley United Methodist Church, 4622 Scrabble Street, Shepherdstown;
– Shepherdstown Burning Needs Group meets at 7 p.m. each Thursday at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church;
– Shepherdstown Dwelling Sober group meets at three p.m. Sunday at Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church, 100 West Washington St.;
– Shepherdstown Monday Evening group meets at Eight p.m. Monday, Presbyterian Church, 100 W. Washington St.;
– Shepherdstown Large Ebook Examine group meets at 7 p.m. Wednesday, St. Agnes Parish Middle, 106 S. Duke St.;
– Shepherdstown group meets at Eight p.m. Friday at New Road Methodist Church;
– Shepherdstown Ladies Do Get well group meets at 7 p.m. each Friday at Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church
• Reworking Your Journey Assist Group might be held from 5:30-6:45 p.m. the primary and third Monday of every month by the Laurel Middle. This assist group is meant for survivors of sexual violence. Members of the group have to be 18 or older. It is a “drop in” group that means that members can come to each session or solely attend when they’re in want of assist. All year long, subjects will embrace the neuroscience of trauma; reconnecting with the physique; wholesome coping expertise; boundaries; shallowness; self care; and empowerment. The group will incorporate a number of strategies of therapeutic, reminiscent of speaking, journaling, creating and meditating. For extra info, name Kelliann at 540-667-6160.
• The Dependancy Motion Committee, of Winchester, Virginia, has a web site, RoadtoRecovery.info, that features consciousness and schooling initiatives to tell the neighborhood concerning the illness of habit, promote prevention, and provide useful sources, domestically and past. The web site gives info for these scuffling with habit, relations of people residing with habit, dad and mom and neighborhood members. The web site gives info on the next methods the neighborhood can get entangled:
– Acknowledge the indicators and signs of drug use, dependence and habit.
– Search assist in your family members residing with habit.
– Clear out your medication cupboard and take away undesirable or expired medicines. Take your undesirable medicines to a drug assortment unit just like the one in entrance of the Timbrook Public Security Middle at 231 East Piccadilly St., Winchester, Virginia.
– Lock up your prescription medicines at house.
– Report info on drug exercise in your neighborhood by contacting the Northwest VA Regional Drug Process Drive at 540-535-0304 or electronic mail email@example.com.
The web site contains the quantity for Concern Hotline, 540-667-0145, the place callers can converse to an individual 24 hours a day.
• Gamblers Nameless of Hagerstown, Maryland meets at 7 p.m. each Tuesday on the Valley Grace Brethren Church, 17310 Homosexual St. This assembly is open for assist for the gambler. For different GA conferences on this space, go to www.gamblersanonymous.org.
For extra info, name Chris at 301-331-8790.
• A ‘Restoration Program‘ might be held at 2 p.m. each Sunday at Grace Level Church, 889 Windfall Church Street. Main this system might be Pastor Steve and Ashley Mohn of A Higher Life Ministries.
For extra info, name 304-754-4403. “Forged your burdens on the Lord and he’ll maintain you” Psalm 55:22.
• The 4 State Neighborhood Veterans Engagement Board in cooperation with Honor Alliance, will provoke weekly alternatives for Veterans and their households to debate challenges, frustrations or wants for help. The weekly occasion is held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday’s on the HUB situated at 126 East Burke Road in Martinsburg.
It’s designed to offer “impartial floor” to these looking for providers bettering the lives of Veterans and their households. There might be info supplied regarding psychological well being and normal points reminiscent of transportation, job search help, and advantages help for examples. Peer assist teams obtainable from 4-6 p.m.
For additional info please name 304-240-0969 or go to the web site at fourstatecveb.org
• A Breastfeeding Assist Group provided by Shenandoah Neighborhood Well being provides free assist and encouragement to new moms. The group meets from 10-11:30 a.m. each Friday within the Sandra Vickstrom Board Room of Shenandoah Neighborhood Well being on Tavern Street. This system is facilitated by an Worldwide Board Licensed Lactation Advisor and weekly subjects embrace info on making ready to breastfeed (pregnant moms welcome), encouragement, latch, mastitis, weaning, sleep, returning to work and drawback fixing. Free child weight checks are additionally obtainable. No registration is required.
• The ACPA Power Ache Assist Group will meet at 6 p.m. the primary and third Thursdays of every month on the United Methodist Church on Greenwood Street in Winchester, Virginia. This group is free and open to anybody who has continual ache or a continual ache sickness, and their households.
For instructions or extra info, name Randy Woolf at 703-231-2685.
• Rejoice Restoration might be held at 7 p.m. each Tuesday at New Future Ministry Middle, 437 Border Street, Kearneysville. Group is open to anybody with the braveness to be sincere about life’s hurts, habits and hang-ups and is prepared to open their life to therapeutic and alter.
For extra info, name 304-596-3284.
• The Delicate Mind Harm Restoration Group meets at 6:30 p.m. the third Thursday of every month at Winchester Medical Middle at Shenandoah College Well being Professions Constructing, 1775 North Sector Court docket, 1840 Amherst St., Winchester, Virginia. The group’s objective is to assist one another thrive after a traumatic mind harm; each for the survivor and the caregivers. For extra info, electronic mail Kathleen Mancini at TBI@mindspring.com or name Betty Friant at 540-550-1784.