A listing of daily and weekly support groups
The Sun-Gazette will publish support group listings each Sunday in the Lifestyle section. Organizations that would like their information included may email email@example.com at least 10 days prior to the Sunday print date. No requests will be taken over the telephone.
All support groups will remain in our file and continue to be printed each appropriate week. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to have any non-current groups removed from our listing. Call 570-326-1551 with questions.
North Central Sight Services offers a variety of support groups throughout the month for visually impaired residents of Lycoming and Clinton counties. Call Lori Love at 570-323-9401, ext. 123, for more information.
HAVEN of Tioga County offers free and confidential services for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, elder abuse and sexual abuse. For more information, call 800-550-0447, 24 hours a day.
Alcoholics Anonymous, several meetings every day in all areas of Lycoming County. Call 570-327-2860 for times and locations.
Narcotics Anonymous, call 570-327-2678 for times and locations.
Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Center offers individual and group counseling for military veterans. Call 570-327-5281 for more information.
Individual counseling for domestic violence and sexual assault survivors, and other violent crimes, adult and children, along with Community Safe Touch for Children, self-esteem and empowerment counseling available for children to protect themselves against sexual abuse. Call the YWCA’s Wise Options at 570-322-4637 for more information. For domestic violence, sexual assault or other crisis services, call 800-326-8483.
Sex Addicts Anonymous, a 12-step-based support group for recovery from sexual addiction. For meeting time and location, call 800-477-8191.
Eating Disorder Support Group for females, affiliated with the national Association of Anorexia Nervosa and other Disorders (ANAD). Group is confidential and led by a master’s level therapist. For more information, call 570-649-6855.
The local Al-Anon website is www.cpaafg.org. All contact information and inquiries are anonymous.
Christian-based sexual addiction-sexual anorexia support group. Call 570-419-2120.
Through the Blues Lycoming, a therapeutic support group for women and their loved ones affected by postpartum depression, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. Meets weekly at Williamsport Regional Medical Center. For meeting time and location, call 570-377-0099.
Alcoholics Anonymous, noon to 1 p.m., Wood-Mode Conference Room, Evangelical Hospital, Lewisburg.
Co-Dependents Anonymous Precious and Free support group, 4 to 5 p.m., Newberry Church of Christ, 822 Diamond St., in the basement.
MOPS, a group that provides a caring, supportive atmosphere for mothers of preschoolers, 6 to 8 p.m., Muncy First United Methodist Church, 602 S. Market St. Child care provided. For more information or to register, call 570-546-8030 or visit www.first umcmuncy.org.
DivorceCare and DivorceCare For Kids recovery seminar and support groups, 6:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Evangelical Center, 2 Ross St. For more information and to register, call Lou Anne at 570-323-5146 or the church office at 570-322-3572.
Al-Anon, a support group for family and friends of alcoholics, 7 to 8 p.m., Bush Campus Center room 205, 1 College Ave., on the Pennsylvania College of Technology campus.
Bereavement Support Group, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital, 32-36 Central Ave., Wellsboro. Call 570-723-0782 or 800-808-5287 for more information.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) No. 1188, private weigh-in, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., meeting, 6:30 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1971 Lycoming Creek Road.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) No. 1571, private weigh-in, 5 p.m., meeting to follow, New Covenant United Church of Christ, 202 E. Third St.
Al-Anon, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 102 E. Third St. Child care provided.
Alateen, a support group for children of alcoholics and teens of alcoholic relatives and friends, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 102 E. Third St., enter from the Mulberry Street side.
Nar-Anon Family Group, 7 to 8 p.m., Newberry Church of Christ, 822 Diamond St.
Adult Children of Alcoholics, 7:30 p.m., Light and Life Chapel, 1680 Four Mile Drive.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Chapter 1306, private weigh-in, 8:35 to 9:15 a.m., meeting, 9:30 to 10 a.m., Pennsdale Trinity United Methodist Church, Pennsdale.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), private weigh-in, 4:30 p.m., meeting, 5:30 p.m., Masonic Lodge, 28 Brummer Pond Road, Muncy.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), private weigh-in, 5:30 p.m., meeting, 6:30 p.m., Evangelical Friends Church, 137 S. Third St., Hughesville.
Adoption Support Group, a support group for families who have adopted or are considering adoption, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., James V. Brown Library.
Al-Anon for adult children, 7 p.m., Pine Street United Methodist Church.
A seminar offering support for those experiencing grief, 7 p.m., Muncy First United Methodist Church, 602 S. Market St, Muncy. “GriefShare” includes a video presentation featuring top experts on grief and recovery subjects, as well as real-life stories of people who have experienced loss. Featuring biblical teaching on grief, the group is non-denominational. Experienced facilitators guide the group discussion. Books are provided for a donation only. For more information or to register, contact the church office at 570-546-8030 or muncyumc@ windstream.net.
Co-Dependents Anonymous “One Day At a Time” support group, 7 to 8 p.m., St. Luke Lutheran Church, 1400 Market St., white house in rear of the church.
Free blood pressure screenings, VNA Health System, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Putnam Manor; 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Ransdorf Manor; 11 a.m. to noon, Woolrich Community Center.
West Branch Valley Healing Room, 10 a.m. to noon, City Church, 36 E. Fourth St.
Caregiver Support Group, 12:30 to 2 p.m., Albright LIFE, 901 Memorial Ave., second floor conference room. The group is open to anyone who is caring for an older person and attendees are encouraged to share their experiences and concerns. The group is facilitated by social workers Fran Decker and Allison Breon. For more information, call 570-322-5433.
Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., Beaver Memorial United Methodist Church, 40 S. Third St., Lewisburg.
Bereavement Support Group, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Susquehanna Health Home Care and Hospice, third floor, Divine Providence Hospital, near the Gatehouse. For more information, call Cheryl Serra or Pat Kiernan at 570-320-7691.
Brain Injury Support Group, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Geisinger Medical Center, Rehabilitation Hospital dining room, Danville.
Nar-Anon family group, “Seeking Our Serenity,” 7 p.m., Greenview Alliance Church, 1955 Warrensville Road. Support group for family and friends of people with substance addictions.
Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Wood-Mode Conference Room, Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.
Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30 p.m., Muncy Baptist Church, corner of West Penn and South Market streets.
Free Blood Pressure Screenings, VNA Health System, 10 to 11 a.m., Kephart Plaza.
Grief Support Group, 2:30 to 4 p.m., SUN Home Health Services’ Williamsport office, 1601 Sycamore Road, Montoursville. For more information, call James Taylor at 800-634-5232, ext. 6175.
Adult Survivors of Sexual Assault, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital conference room, Wellsboro. Call 570-724-3549 or 800-550-0447 for more information.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Chapter No. 1628, private weigh-in, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.; meeting, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Faith Wesleyan Church, 1033 Tucker St.
Williamsport Parkinson’s Support Group, 6 p.m., ElmCroft, Four Mile Drive and Warrensville Road. For more information, call Gail at 570-323-1734.
SOSL, a support group for those who have lost someone to suicide, 6 to 7:30 p.m., James V. Brown Library. For more information, call 570-753-3821.
Shades of a Rose Support Group, a nonprofit group for women of all ages to discuss social issues, self motivation, trust, relationship and health issues, 6 to 8 p.m., 345 Market St. Visit www.shadesofarose.org or call Tenice at 974-7038 for more information.
The Young Adults Sight Loss Support Group, 6:30 p.m., NCSS community room.
The American Lung Association’s Better Breathers support group, 6:30 p.m., Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital board room, 32-36 Central Ave., Wellsboro. For more information call 570-723-0192 or visit lung.org.
Alzheimer’s Disease Support Group, 7 p.m., Geisinger Medical Center, Foss Home, Danville.
Cancer Hope support network, 7 p.m., Christ Wesleyan Church, 353 Stamm Road, Milton. The group celebrates victories regarding cancer and is open to those in treatment, survivors, family, friends and caregivers who would like to be part of a positive Christ-centered evening. For more information, contact Gloria Buhl at 570-419-3626.
Bereavement Support Group of Community Nursing Service, 7 p.m., Susque-View Home, conference room B, Lock Haven.
Evangelical Community Hospital Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., conference room 4, Professional Building, third floor, Lewisburg.
Al-Anon, 7:30 p.m., Messiah Lutheran Church, South Williamsport.
Friends and Family of Sexual Assault Victims, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital conference room, Wellsboro. Call 570-724-3549 or 800-550-0447 for more information.
Reformers Unanimous addiction program, 7 to 9 p.m., Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1730 Four Mile Drive.
Sex Addicts Anonymous, a 12-step-based support group for recovery from sexual addiction, 6 p.m., Sojourner Truth Ministries, 501 High St. Use the Center Street entrance. For more information, call 800-477-8191.
Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Beaver Memorial United Methodist Church, 40 S. Third St., Lewisburg.