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4-6 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., E’town (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., E’town (982-4477). n Stepworks Addiction Resources, The Helm Mansion, 100 Diecks Drive, E’town (982-1244). HOW TO USE THIS COLUMN. Support group meetings and events are published at no charge in this calendar on Mondays. Items for the calendar must be turned in by noon Wednesday. POC refers to “point of contact.” Area codes are listed only for phone numbers outside the 270 area code. Listings not updated within a year will be removed. To update or submit a calendar entry, e-mail calendars@thenewsenterprise.com, call 505-1751 or fax to 769-6965.   Today Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; step study group, noon, Safe Harbor; closed meeting, 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, E’town (Jeff, 352-0736, or Todd, 351-3761); 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. LaRue County Breast Cancer support group, 7 p.m., LaRue County Cooperative Extension Service, Old Elizabethtown Road, Hodgenville. POC: Judy Beam, 358-4716, or Sue Young, 358-9535. Narcotics Anonymous, Midday Message, nonsmoking, noon, Serenity Club; 6-7 p.m.; Living in the Solution, nonsmoking, 8 p.m. at Safe Harbor. Overeaters Anonymous, 6-7 p.m., Serenity Club. POC: Ruth, 737-1676, or Rose Marie, 862-4877.  Pre-Diabetes Program: Strategies to Prevent Diabetes, 2-hour program offered 6 p.m. April 6 and June 1, Patient Education Classroom (on third floor next to Same Day Surgery room), Hardin Memorial Hospital, E’town. Registration required; $20. The service is not billable to insurance; payment due at time of program. POC: 706-5092. Tuesday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; High Noon group at noon, open discussion, and 8 p.m., open discussion, Safe Harbor; 8-9 p.m., Room 215, Severns Valley Baptist Church, E’town; 8 p.m. for men, closed, county jail, E’town; 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. GriefShare recovery seminar and support group, 6-7:30 p.m., Severns Valley Baptist Church Room 215, Ring Road, E’town. POC: Cheryl Mitchell, 765-7822. Hardin Memorial Hospital free Bariatric informational seminars, 6-8 p.m. April 7, May 27, June 9, July 15, Aug. 11, Sept. 8, Oct. 13 and Nov. 3. POC for information or to register: 982-1200. Hardin and LaRue Diabetes Coalition, open to anyone interested in improving lives of those affected by diabetes, 6-7:30 p.m., Lincoln Trail District Health Department, 108 New Glendale Road, E’town. POC: Melissa Conder, 769-1604, ext. 1035. Narcotics Anonymous, Midday Message, nonsmoking, noon, Serenity Club; Passages, for women only, nonsmoking, 6 p.m., Passages, 615 Westport Road, E’town, POC: 737-6449; Don’t Look Back, nonsmoking, 8 p.m., Serenity Club. Project Stop and Think, helping families and caretakers in Hardin County, 7 p.m., Lakeview Rehabilitation Hospital cafeteria. POC: Charlotte Morgan, 352-2760, or Fran Radgowski, 769-5612. RSD/Chronic Pain support group, 1-3 p.m. CDT, Grayson County Public Library, Leitchfield. POC: 879-4023 or 259-4746. Wednesday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; 8 p.m. New Life AFG, Serenity Club; 8 p.m. open discussion meeting, Serenity Club (POC: Jim S. 769-5422); 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, E’town. 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. Open Arms of Hardin County, grandparent/relative caregiver raising children support group breakfast chat, 9:30 a.m., Bub’s Café, Helmwood Plaza, E’town. POC: Laura Cooper, 737-5110 or 300-4966. 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. Narcotics Anonymous, Don’t Look Back, 8 p.m., nonsmoking, Stepworks Addiction Resources. Women’s Narcotics Anonymous, 10 a.m. at Passages, 615 Wesport Road, E’town. POC: 737-6449. Friday Alcoholics Anonymous, 10 a.m. Serenity Club; High Noon group at noon, open discussion, Safe Harbor; 8 p.m., closed meeting and also Traditional Group, First Presbyterian Church, E’town, 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. Narcotics Anonymous, Living in the Solution, nonsmoking, 6 p.m., Safe Harbor. Saturday Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, open, Safe Harbor; Honest, Open and Willing, noon, Serenity Club, POC: Susanne E., 234-0346; open discussion, 8 p.m. Serenity Club, POC: Jim S. 769-5422; 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. Upcoming Managing your Meals program for diabetics, those who need to lose weight or who just want to learn how to eat healthy, initial class 10-11 a.m. April 17; follow up class, 1:30-2:30 p.m. April 17; Lincoln Trail District Health Department, 108 New Glendale Road, E’town. Registration required. POC: 769-1604, ext. 1035. Kids Group Scavenger Hunt, 6:30 p.m. April 17, Hardin Memorial Hospital fifth floor auditorium; sponsored by Lincoln Trail Health Department. Registration required. POC: 769-1604, ext. 1035 to register. Hardin Memorial Hospital free Diabetes Support Group meets 6 p.m. May 7, 10 a.m. May 8, 6 p.m. June 4 and 10 a.m. June 5. POC to register: 706-5092. Hardin Memorial Hospital free Bariatric informational seminars, 6-8 p.m. April 7, May 27, June 9, July 15, Aug. 11, Sept. 8, Oct. 13 and Nov. 3. POC for information or to register: 982-1200. Pre-Diabetes Program: Strategies to Prevent Diabetes, 2-hour program offered 6 p.m. June 1, Patient Education Classroom (on third floor next to Same Day Surgery room), Hardin Memorial Hospital, E’town. Registration required; $20. The service is not billable to insurance; payment due at time of program. POC: 706-5092. Diabetes Center of Excellence, free program available to people with diabetes in Hardin County, one day each week at the Lincoln Trail District Health Department & the Radcliff Health Center. Designed to work with doctors and patients with diabetes to reduce the risk of complications through education and following the standards of care recommended by the ADA. POC: 769-1601, ext. 1035 to complete a screening.