The Norman Transcript

November 14, 2012

support groups


The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Monday

ABLE Parents’ Association supports adults with developmental disabilities in the Norman community, third Monday, 300 N. Crawford Ave., 329-3922.

The Norman Monday Night GLBT Support Group, 6:30-8 p.m., Mondays, West Wind Unitarian-Universalist Congregation building, 1309 W. Boyd St., 360-4497.

Gam-Anon, for the families and loved ones of compulsive gamblers, 6-7 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, public meeting room, 235 W. Duffy St., 570-9161.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30-8:30 p.m., 235 W. Duffy St., St. John’s Episcopal Church, public meeting room (use southeast entrance).

Serenity Al-Anon, noon-1 p.m., Monday, 235 W. Duffy St., St. John’s Episcopal Church, public meeting room, (use southeast entrance).

Sexual Assault Support Group for survivors, 6:30 p.m., Mondays, Kristy, 701-5550.

Emotions Anonymous, a 12-step program for emotional health, 6-7 p.m., St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church, Room 6, 1801 W. Brooks St., 208-0969.

Tuesday

Overeaters Anonymous, noon, Tuesday, St. Thomas More University Parish, 100 Stinson St., 329-4326.

Full Circle Caregivers Support Group, noon-1 p.m., first Tuesday, 1185 E. Main St., potluck lunch, 447-2955.

Scleroderma Support Group, 6:30 p.m., third Tuesday, Moore Chamber of Commerce, 305 W. Main St., Moore, 213-9230.

Domestic Violence Education Group, for victims of violence, 12-week program, 6-7 p.m., Tuesday, 701-5497 to register.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 6:30-9 p.m., first Tuesday, 307-2600.

Celiac Support Group, 7-9 p.m., third Tuesday, Norman Regional Education Center, Kate Martin, 440-8802.

Diabetes: For adults and children, 6 p.m., third Tuesday, 440-8802.

Rare Pair, for mothers of multiples, 6-9 p.m., first Tuesday, Norman Regional Hospital Education Center, 440-8802.

Compassionate Friends, for parents and families who have lost a child, 7:30 p.m., third Tuesday, CSBI Building, 1183 E. Main St., 24-hour hotline, 360-4287 (someone will respond). Sibling group offered.

Wednesday

Alzheimer’s Caregivers support group and luncheon, 11:45 a.m., third Wednesday, McFarlin Memorial United Methodist Church, 419 S. University Blvd., Carol Schreiner, 321-3484.

New Hope Al-Anon, 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, McFarlin United Methodist Church, Room 229, 419 S. University Blvd.

Cancer Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., second and fourth Wednesday, McFarlin Memorial United Methodist Church, Room 223, Jane Cook, 321-3484, ext. 115.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 9:30-11 a.m., Wednesday, Slaughterville Baptist Church, 10101 60th St., Lexington, 872-1491.

Low Vision Support Group, 10:30 a.m., fourth Wednesday, University Lutheran Church, 914 Elm Ave., bring a sack lunch, 701-1308.

Thursday

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous-HOW, 7 p.m., Rose Rock Villa, 700 N. Berry Road, Jill, 826-0845.

Debtors Anonymous, noon-1 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, 235 W. Duffy St., 514-4168 or 620-2556.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, 7 p.m., Edsel Ford House, Iva, 373-0059.

Divorce Support Group, 7 p.m., Thursday, Aldergate House at McFarlin Memorial United Methodist Church, 407 S. University Blvd., pre-school and grade school child care by reservation only, Harriet Lee Kemp, 321-3484.

Heartland Hospice and Rambling Oaks Assisted Living daytime grief support group, 3 p.m., Rambling Oaks, 1060 Rambling Oaks Drive.

Norman Parkinson’s Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., first Thursday, Norman Regional Hospital, Education Wing, Room A.

PFLAG Norman, 7-9 p.m., second Thursday, St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church, 1801 W. Brooks St., 360-4497 or www.pflagnorman.org.

Full Circle Caregiver Education Group, 9 a.m., Thursday, 1304 E. Lindsey Plaza Drive.

South Central Oklahoma Lupus Support Group, first Thursday, Vickey Wiles, 580-247-0980 or vickeywiles@gmail.com.

New Beginnings Al-Anon, noon, Thursday, 227 W. Main St.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 6 p.m., Thursday, Lakeside Church of God, 4400 E. Alameda St., 872-9483.

LIFT, a social event for widows and widowers, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., luncheon, fourth Thursday, reservations required, 321-6000.

The Norman Chapter of Parents Helping Parents. For more information, call 278-1221 or visit ParentsHelpingParents.

Friday

Better Breathers Pulmonary Support Group, noon, first Friday, Norman Specialty Hospital, 1210 W. Robinson St., reservations, lunch, 321-8824.

Saturday

Alpha-1/Anti-Trepsin Support Group, noon, last Saturday, TBA, Joan Laughlin, 527-2430.

— Transcript Staff

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