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11-17 Support Groups

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By The Staff

 

DIRECTORY n Alcohalt House, 2255 Fairgrounds Road, Brandenburg. (828-2540). n Communicare, 1311 N. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown (765-5145). n Lincoln Trail Behavioral Health System, 3909 S. Wilson Road, Radcliff (351-9444) n Safe Harbor Club, 200 S. Joe Prather Highway, Vine Grove (877-6808). n Serenity Club, 206 S. Main St., Elizabethtown (982-4477).     Stepworks Addiction Resources, The Helm Mansion, 100 Diecks Drive, Elizabethtown (982-1244). Today Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; step study group, noon, Safe Harbor; closed meeting, 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Elizabethtown (Jeff, 352-0736, or Todd, 351-3761); 8-9 p.m. Severns Valley Baptist Church, Room 336; open Big Book study, 8 p.m., nonsmoking, Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, Hodgenville; High Noon group at noon, open discussion, and 8 p.m. open group, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m. speaker meeting, Communicare, for alumni of Haycraft Center, Communicare Recovery Center, Passages and Lyons House, POC: John B., 765-5088; step study group, 8 p.m., Presbyterian Church, Harned; 10 a.m. and 8 p.m., Alcohalt House. Alzheimers’ family support group for family care givers, 6:30 p.m. third Monday of each month; Atria Senior Living in the Life Guidance Neighborhood. POC: Tammie Noe, 360-8001. Bariatric support group, 6 p.m., third Monday of each month, Hardin Memorial Hospital fiftth-floor auditorium. POC: 706-1559. Look Good, Feel Better, 10:15 a.m.-noon, third Monday of each month, Hardin Memorial Hospital. POC: 706-1493.  Narcotics Anonymous, Midday Message, nonsmoking, noon, Serenity Club; 6-7 p.m.; Living in the Solution, nonsmoking, 8 p.m. at Safe Harbor.  Nelson County Chapter of MADD, 6 p.m., Nelson County Library. POC: Jennifer Barrie, 502-331-9092. Overeaters Anonymous, 6-7 p.m., Serenity Club. POC: Ruth, 737-1676, or Rose Marie, 862-4877.  Tuesday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; High Noon group at noon, open discussion, and 8 p.m., open discussion, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m. for men, closed, county jail, Elizabethtown; 8 p.m., open discussion, Presbyterian Church, Lebanon Junction, POC: 352-1694; 8 p.m., Alcohalt House. Celebrate Recovery, a 12-step Christ-based Recovery Program for addictions, men and women co-dependency, sexual and physical abuse, 6 p.m., Franklin Crossroads Baptist Church, 4695 Hardinsburg Road, Cecilia. Nondenominational; open to community. POC: Vicki Lawson, 862-4825. Lymphedema support group, 5:30 p.m., third Tuesday of each month, Hardin Memorial Hospital Outpatient Rehab Services, 1020 N. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown. POC: 706-5010 or e-mail Beth Greenwell, bgreenwell@hmh.net. Narcotics Anonymous, Midday Message, nonsmoking, noon, Serenity Club; Passages, for women only, nonsmoking, 6 p.m., Passages, 615 Westport Road, Elizabethtown, POC: 737-6449; Don’t Look Back, nonsmoking, 8 p.m., Serenity Club. RSD/Chronic Pain support group, 1 to 3 p.m. CDT, Grayson County Public Library, 130 E. Market St., Leitchfield. POC: 879-4023 or 259-4746. Stroke and Brain Injury support group meets 6-8 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month at HealthSouth Lakeview Rehabilitation Hospital, 134 Heartland Drive, Elizabethtown. The support group is for stroke and brain injury survivors, family members and caregivers. POC: 769-3100.   Wednesday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; 8 p.m. New Life AFG, Serenity Club; 8 p.m., 24-hour center group, Lincoln Trail Behavioral Health System; 10 a.m., closed discussion, Presbyterian Church in Bardstown; High Noon group at noon, open discussion, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m., open discussion, Communicare; 8 p.m., men’s open, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m., open discussion, Aaceptance Club, Irvington, POC: 234-3168.; 8 p.m., open discussion, First Christian Church in Hodgenville; 10 a.m. and 8 p.m., Alcohalt House. Al-Anon, (for families and friends of alcoholics) New Life Family Group, 8 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, Serenity Club. POC: Pat B. 422-5873. Divorce Care Class and Divorce Care for Kids, 6-7:15 p.m., Severns Valley Baptist Church, 1100 Ring Road, Elizabethtown. Weekly seminar and support group for people and their kids who are going through a divorce or already divorced. POC: 765-7822. Narcotics Anonymous, noon, Surrender and Win, open discussion, nonsmoking, Stepworks Addiction Resources. Northside Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) meets 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays at Northside Baptist Church, 1800 Pear Orchard Road, Elizabethtown, for fun, food and fellowship. POC: 765-6424. Transportation and child care provided. Open Arms of Hardin County, grandparent/relative caregiver raising children support group breakfast chat, 9:30 a.m., Bub’s Café, Helmwood Plaza. POC: Laura Cooper, 737-5110 or 300-4966. Parkinson’s Support Group-Bardstown, 1 p.m., Nelson County Public Library Community Room. This month participants will learn how gentle movements of Tai Chi can benefit Parkinson’s patients. In December, a Medtronic representative will explain the deep brain stimulating device. Meetings are open to anyone touched by Parkinson’s, including patients, caregivers, family and friends. POC: Jane Swarts, 502-350-4458.   Thursday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; High Noon group at noon, open discussion, Safe Harbor; noon, open discussion, Ireland Chapel annex; 8 p.m., open, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m., open speaker, American Legion Post 167; 8 p.m., speaker meeting, Presbyterian Church, Lebanon Junction, POC: 352-1694; 8 p.m., Traditions Group, open discussion, Serenity Club, POC: Jeff, 352-0736, or Todd, 351-3761; 8 p.m., Alcohalt House; 8 p.m. open discussion, Stepworks Addiction Resources. Alateen, family and friends of alcoholics, ages 11-18) Thursdays, Alcohalt House, Fairgrounds Road, Brandenburg. POC: Teresa F.: 497-4885. Alzheimer’s support group meets 5:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month, Severns Valley Baptist Church, Room 336. Cancer support group, 7-8:30 p.m., Memorial United Methodist Church, 631 N. Miles St., Elizabethtown. POC: 769-3331. Compassionate Friends, support group for bereaved parents, 7 p.m., (change of date) Hosparus, Diecks Drive, Elizabethtown. In December, group will meet at 7 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Hosparus Building. That meeting will include a candle lighting ceremony in memory of the group’s children. POC: Linda Norris, 877-5414. Narcotics Anonymous, Don’t Look Back, 8 p.m., nonsmoking, Stepworks Addiction Resources. Open Arms support group, a grandparent/relative caregiver raising children support group, 6:30 p.m., Lincoln Trail Elementary School, 3154 Bardstown Road, Elizabethtown, in the library. Support, resources and open discussions. Child care provided. POC: Laura Cooper, 737-5110 or 300-4966. Parents of Children with Learning Differences and Attention Difficulties, 7-8:30 p.m., Learning Disabilities Association of Kentucky, 2210 Goldsmith Lane No. 118, Louisville. POC: (502) 473-1256. Parkinson’s support group for Parkinson’s patients, family members and caregivers meets at 3 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at HealthSouth Lakeview Rehabilitation Hospital, 134 Heartland Drive, Elizabethtown. POC: 769-3100. Women’s Narcotics Anonymous, 10 a.m. at Passages, 615 Wesport Road, Elizabethtown. POC: 737-6449. Friday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; High Noon group at noon, open discussion, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m. New Life AFG, Serenity Club, POC: Inge G., 737-6942; 8 p.m., closed meeting and also Traditional Group, First Presbyterian Church, Elizabethtown, POC: Jeff, 352-0736, or Todd, 351-3761; 8 p.m., open, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m. closed men’s discussion, Nelson County Public Library, Bardstown; 8 p.m., beginners meeting, open discussion, Communicare, POC: John B., 765-5088; 10 a.m., Alcohalt House, 8 p.m.; open discussion, Aaceptance Club, Irvington, POC: 234-3168. AA and NA New Beginners, 8 p.m., Communicare, POC: Joe, 862-9073. Al-Anon, (for families and friends of alcoholics) New Life Family Group, 8 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, Serenity Club. POC: Pat B. 422-5873. Free classes for diabetics, 10 a.m., Lincoln Trail District Health Department, 108 New Glendale Road, Elizabethtown; follow-up class, 1:30 p.m. Topics include making your meal plan work, carbohydrates, reading food labels, more. POC: 769-1601, Ext. 1035. Narcotics Anonymous, Living in the Solution, nonsmoking, 6 p.m., Safe Harbor. New Life Family Group, 8 p.m. Monday and Friday, Serenity Club, POC: Barbara M., 737-1083. Saturday Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, open, Safe Harbor; Honest, Open and Willing, noon, Serenity Club, POC: Susanne E., 234-0346; 8 p.m., open, Safe Harbor. 10 a.m. and 8 p.m., Alcohalt House; 8 p.m.; open discussion, Aaceptance Club, Irvington, POC: 234-3168. The Augustine Fellowship, Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous, 10 a.m., Serenity Club. Narcotics Anonymous, Living in the Solution, smoking, 9 p.m. Safe Harbor Club. Truly Grateful Today Chapter of Narcotic Anonymous, 7-8 p.m. CDT, City Hall in Clarkson. Sunday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m., open discussion, Serenity Club; regular meeting, 10 a.m., Safe Harbor; noon for women, Safe Harbor; Women’s AA Group 8 p.m., Alcohalt House; 8 p.m.; open discussion, Aaceptance Club, Irvington, POC: 234-3168.  Al-Anon (for families and friends of alcoholics), Step Study, 8 p.m., Safe Harbor. POC: Pat B., 422-5873. Narcotics Anonymous, Recovery and Beyond, nonsmoking, 8 p.m., Lincoln Trail Behavioral Health System. POC: 234-6543.