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ACOA/CODA Meeting, Wed. and Fri., Noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St; Sun. 11 a.m.-Noon, CBJ Assembly Chambers.
Alcoholics Anonymous Juneau, MONDAY through FRIDAY 6:45-7:30 a.m., Noon-1 p.m., and 5-6 p.m. at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church downtown on corner of 4th and Gold Streets; SUNDAY 11 a.m.-Noon at Rainforest Activity Center 3240 Hospital Drive and 7:30-8:30 p.m. at Public Health Bldg 3412 Glacier Hwy; MONDAY noon, Chapel By the Lake; 7-8 p.m. at Montessori School 750 St. Ann's Avenue Douglas; TUESDAY 7-8 p.m. Women Only at St Paul's Church 9055 Atlin Drive and 7:30-8:30 p.m. at Chapel By the Lake; WEDNESDAY noon, Chapel By the Lake; THURSDAY 7-8 p.m. Women Only at St Paul's Church; FRIDAY 7-8 p.m. at St Paul's Church; SATURDAY 8-9:15 a.m. at Rainforest Activity Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Women's Strength and Hope at GHS, 6-7 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, and 8-9:30 p.m. Speaker Mtg at Rainforest Activity Center. Details: 586-1161.
Al-Anon Haines, Thursday 6:30-7:30 p.m., Gateway Building Conference Center, 219 Main St.. Details: Deborah at 766-2046.
Al-Anon Juneau, Monday 7-8 p.m. at Rainforest Activities Center. Details: Terry at 463-3372. Tuesday 12:05 p.m. at Resurrection Lutheran Church. Details: Barbara at 790-1029. Tuesday 7-8 p.m. at Smith Hall across from St. Vincent de Paul Shop, 8619 Teal St. Details: Marie at 789-3272. Wednesday, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community Methodist Church. Marsha, 364-2472. Friday 7-8 p.m. Potluck dinner from 6-7 p.m. at 9950 Stephen Richard's Dr. (Home of Sharon B.) Details: Mie at 635-4328. Saturday 10:30 a.m. to noon at Resurrection Lutheran Church. Free babysitting. Details: Erika at 463-2613.
Al-Anon Ketchikan, Monday, 8-9 p.m., Presbyterian Church. Mary Ellen, 617-5451. Wednesday, noon, Presbyterian Church. Dianna, 247-2451.
Fridays, 8-9 p.m., Presbyterian Church. Cindy, 225-3504.
Al-Anon Petersburg, Fridays noon-1 p.m., Mitkof Island AFG, Petersburg Hospital Conference Rm. Ruth, 772-4573.
Al-Anon Sitka, Thursday, 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m., Lutheran Church upstairs, 224 Lincoln St. Kris: 966-2607.
Al-Anon Yakutat, Thursdays, noon, Community Center. Bring your own lunch. Gloria Benson, 784-3368.
Cancer Survivor's Support Group, Juneau, Meets the 3rd Tuesday monthly, 6:30 p.m. at 3225 Hospital Drive. Sponsored by Cancer Connection. Details: 796-2273.
Celebrate Recovery at Auke Bay Bible Church, Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. dinner, 6:30 worship and message, 7:30 small groups. Details: Auke Bay Bible Church, 789-9318.
Dual Recovery Anonymous, Wednesday, 6-7 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Activity Center. A 12-step support group for men and women struggling with both a mental, emotional or psychiatric illness and a drug and/or alcohol addiction. Open meeting. Details: 523-5243.
NAMI Juneau Support Group,
For families and friends of persons suffering with mental illness. Program runs April 26-June 14, Thursdays 7-8:15 p.m., Congregation Sukkat Shalom, 211 Cordova Street. Facilitators Dr. Joanne Gartenberg and Rabbi Dov Gartenberg. Group will resume July 12-Aug. 2. Registration encouraged, no charge. Details: NAMI 463-4251 or Dr. Gartenberg 796-8498.
Family caregiver support group, noon-1 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month, at the KTOO conference room. Drop-in support group for those caring for elderly family or friends at home or away. Details: Senior Information Office, 463-6177.
Family Caregiver Training, noon-1:30 p.m., on the fourth Thursday of each month at the Downtown Public Library. Details: 463-6177.
Grief Support Groups through Hospice & Home Care of Juneau, Pet loss, first and third Fridays, 11 a.m., 957-6266.
Healthy Relationship Class for Women, 12 Tuesdays starting mid-September from 6:15 -7:45 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Admin. Building, Room 203B. Facilitated by Saralyn Tabachnick and Ellen Naughter Andrews. Info: Ellen, 586-6623 or www.awareak.org.
Juneau Head Injury Group Meeting, for individuals who have experienced a head injury, their families and friends. 3:30-5 p.m. first Wednesday of each month at Juneau Job Center, 10002 Glacier Hwy, Glacierview Conference Room. Info: Margie Thomson at 796-6465 or SAIL at 586-4920.
Life Recovery Bible Study at Gastineau Human Services, Atco Building, 5597 Aisek Street, on Sunday from 6:30 - 8 p.m. For more information, please call Fred at (360) 420-3198.
Living Well with Chronic Conditions, Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m., Craig SEARHC Behavioral Health Office, Thibodeaux Mall. Details: 755-4935.
Low vision support group, 1 p.m. third Tuesdays, Mt. View Senior Center. Details: Janet at SAIL, 586-4920.
Narcotics Anonymous, Thursday "We Do Recover" open meeting, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center (RAC); Friday "Dopeless Hope-friends" open meeting, 5-6 p.m., RAC; Saturday NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Gastineau Human Services; Sunday "New Beginnings" open meeting, RAC.
Overeaters Anonymous, Mon. 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.; Wed. Noon-1 p.m., 119 Seward St. Room 1; Sat., 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Hwy. 463-1224.
Parents Anonymous, Mon. 6:30-8 p.m., Children's Community Center, 211 Cordova; Wed. 6:30-8 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka; Thurs. 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, childcare and dinner provided.
Parents Anonymous for Parents of Special Needs Children, Tues. 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal; Fri. Noon-1:30 p.m., REACH, Behrends building, childcare and lunch provided. 790-4102.
Parents Anonymous en Español, Viernes, 12-1:30 p.m.. Proveemos cuidado de niños y la cena, REACH, 790-4102.
Women's peer support group for bipolar and depression, Wednesdays 5:30-7 p.m., Southeast Alaska Independent Living, 3225 Hospital Dr., third floor. A safe environment for women to make connections, improve coping skills and find motivation and hope. No registration or cost. Details: NAMI at 463-4251 or SAIL at 586-4920.
Men's peer support group for bipolar and depression, Tuesdays 5:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Hwy. A safe environment for men with bipolar/depression to make connections, improving coping skills and find motivation and hope. No registration or cost. Details: NAMI at 463-4251 or SAIL at 586-4920.
Senior Activity Group, fourth Thursdays. Time, location and activities vary. Scholarships available to cover base costs. Registration encouraged. Details: ORCA, 586-0104.
Senior Diabetes Support Group, second Monday of the month, 1-2 p.m. at Juneau Senior Center 895 W 12th St.
Single Dads Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m., The group meets every two weeks. Details: 463-6132.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Thursdays, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church (4212 Mendenhall Loop Road). Weigh-in starts at 6:45 p.m. and meeting runs from 7-8 p.m. Monday, 4:45- 6 p.m., Federal Building Second floor cafeteria. Call Priscilla at 780-5224.
Widowed Persons Support Group, Second and fourth Thursday monthly, except holiday weeks, 6:30 p.m., Parlor Room at Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Brunches first Sun. of each month, noon, Baranof Hotel. All widows/widowers invited. Contact Sue 586-6424 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Sandy at 789-0355.
Yei éek kwa néix, You are going to get well, Monday and Friday, 5:30-7 p.m., the Gunaanastí Bill Brady Healing Center office, 1204 Seward Ave., Sitka. Peer support for those in recovery from alcohol or substance abuse. Monday focus: recovery from substance abuse, Friday focus: emotional well-being and stress management. Details: 966-8360.
Family Caregiver Training, noon-1:30 p.m. May 24, Juneau Downtown Library. Family caregiver training, traveling with dementia, and accessibility around Juneau. Details: Southeast Senior Services, Joylynn Lake 463-6177.
Family Caregiver Training, 10 a.m. May 21, Haines Senior Center, lifting and transferring safely. Details: Southeast Senior Services, Joylynn Lake 1-866-746-6177.
Family Caregiver Training, 10 a.m. May 22, Klukwan Community Library, lifting and transferring safely. Details: Southeast Senior Services, Joylynn Lake 1-866-746-6177.