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.
101012 HEALTH 1 Capital City Weekly 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.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

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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; 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; 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. the second Wednesday monthly, at the KTOO conference room. Drop-in support group for those caring for elderly family or friends at home or away. Details: Southeast Senior Services, 463-6177.

Family Caregiver Training, noon-1 p.m., on the fourth Wednesday of each month at the KTOO 1st floor conference room 360 Egan Drive. 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

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. Details: 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 Juneau, 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.

Overeaters Anonymous Ketchikan, Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m., Pioneer Home. First floor conference room, 141 Bryant Street. Details: 225-3278.

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.

Peer support groups for bipolar and depression: A safe environment for women to make connections, improve coping skills and find motivation and hope. Women's: Wednesdays 5:30-7 p.m., Southeast Alaska Independent Living, 3225 Hospital Dr., third floor. 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 ( 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.