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SUPPORT GROUPS.

Byline: The Register-Guard

ACOA - (Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families) 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Santa Clara Church, 175 Santa Clara Ave. www.adultchildren.org.

AL-ANON and ALATEEN - 741-2841 or www.ola-is.org for meeting schedule.

Alcoholics Anonymous - 342-4113 or aaevi.org for meeting schedule.

Alzheimer's support group - 1 p.m., first and third Mondays, United Lutheran Church, 2230 Washington St. 683-3618.

Bereavement support group - Tuesdays, May 19-June 30. Attendance at a free grief overview class May 12 and registration required; support group will be closed, no drop-ins. 942-2850 ext. 18.

Better Breathers Club - (For people diagnosed with chronic lung disease) 1 p.m., second Wednesday; auditorium, Sacred Heart Medical Center, University District, 1255 Hilyard St. 686-7442.

Birth To Three Parent Helpline - 485-5211.

Birth To Three "Baby Connection for Newborns" - 11 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, 86 Centennial Loop (north of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., No. 13 and No. 79 buses). 485-5211.

Bladder cancer support group - 5:30 p.m. refreshments/social, 6 p.m. meeting, third Tuesday, Oregon Urology Institute - Radiation Center, 1457 G St., Springfield. 284-5508 or www.oregonurology.com.

Breast cancer support group - 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fairfield Nazarene Church, 1052 Fairfield Ave. 998-3386 or mail@breastfriends.com.

Breast cancer support group - (for cancer patients only) 5:15 p.m. Mondays, Willamette Valley Cancer Center, 520 Country Club Road. 683-5001.

Cancer survivorship support group - (For cancer patients, family members and friends) 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Willamette Valley Cancer Center, 520 Country Club Road. 683-5001.

The Center for Family Development - Outpatient mental health and alcohol and other drug recovery services. 342-8437.

Chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome and fibromyalgia support group - 3:30 p.m., fourth Saturday, Singer Room, Eugene Public Library, 100 W. 10th Ave. 341-1355 or e-mail lanecountycfsfibro@yahoo.com.

Compassionate Friends support group - (For families who have experienced the death of a child) 7 p.m., first Wednesday, St. Mary Catholic Church, 1062 Charnelton St. (use parking lot entrance on 10th Avenue). 689-1626.

Couple's Clinic - (For people with relationship questions) 7 p.m., second Monday, Tamarack Wellness Center, 3575 Donald St. 543-3262.

Dementia and Alzheimer's support group - 10 a.m., second and fourth Tuesdays, Emerald Park, 1400 Lake Drive. 461-4898.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of Lane County - 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. second and fourth Monday, Lane County Mental Health Building, 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. lmitch1052@aol.com.

Eugene Gluten Intolerance Group - 6:30 p.m., second Thursday, Club House, 1800 Lakewood Court. 343-0459.

Eugene vestibular support group - (For people with vertigo and inner ear disorders) 2 p.m., first Tuesday, Room 325, Atrium Building, 99 W. 10th Ave. 345-3212 or 935-0666.

Food Addicts Anonymous - 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Westside Christian Church, 1866 Chambers St. 513-9345 or www.foodaddictsanonymous.org.

Insulin pump support group - 7 p.m., second Monday, Room 12B, Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend, Springfield. 935-7977.

Hearing Loss Association of Lane County - 7 p.m., second Thursday, Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St.

Laryngectomee support group - 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Eugene Hearing and Speech Center, 1500 W. 12th Ave. Call 485 8521 for specific day.

Lesbian, bisexual and questioning girls support group - (For young women who are questioning their sexual orientation) Ophelia's Place, 1577 Pearl St., Suite 200. 284-4333.

MindFreedom First Wednesday Roundtable - (For individuals who have experienced human rights violations in mental health care) 5:30 p.m., first Wednesday, 454 Willamette St., second floor. 345-9106 or lane@mindfreedom.org

Motherless daughters' support group - 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St. 349-0382 or e-mail littlelowe5@gmail.com.

Multiple myeloma support group - Noon, third Wednesday, Willamette Valley Cancer Center, 520 Country Club Road. 683-5001.

NAMI Family and Friends support group for people of faith - Noon, second and fourth Mondays, Berean Baptist Church, 1210 Chambers St.

NAMI graduates of the Family to Family course - 7 p.m., first Thursday, Lane County Mental Health Building, 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

NAMI Family and Friends - 7 p.m., second, third and fourth Thursdays, Lane County Mental Health Building, 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

NAMI people of faith support group - Noon, second and fourth Mondays, Berean Baptist Church, 1210 Chambers St. 345-0161 or 343-6788.

NAMI spouse support group - 7 p.m., first Wednesday, Lane County Mental Health Building, 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Nar-Anon - (For relatives and friends of addicts) 726-1880 or www.nar-anon.org for meeting schedule.

Narcotics Anonymous - (For recovering addicts) 729-0080 or www.lanecountyarea-na.org for meeting schedule.

National Stuttering Association support group - 6:30 p.m., second Wednesday. 484-1490 or e-mail loie@nu-world.com.

Nicotine Anonymous - 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Church of the Resurrection, 3925 Hilyard St.; 8 p.m. Fridays, Willamette Family Inc., 1420 Green Acres Road. 746-1656, 338-9098 or 343-2993.

Obsessive-compulsive/anxiety?disorder support group - 5:15 Wednesdays, Hilyard Community Center Classroom, 2580 Hilyard St. 349-0382 or e-mail littlelowe5@gmail.com.

Oregon Family Support Network - (For families of children and adolescents with mental, emotional, behavioral and related disorders) 6:30 p.m., third Friday, River Road Pool, 1400 Lake Drive, call 342-2876 to arrange child care; 6 p.m. second Friday, Child Center, 3995 Marcola Road, Springfield, child care provided. 342-2876.

Ovarian/Gynecologic cancer support group - (For cancer patients only) 11 a.m., second Monday, Willamette Valley Cancer Center, 520 Country Club Road. 683-5001.

Overeaters Anonymous - (For those who have a problem with food) 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. May 16, public information event, United Methodist Ebbert Memorial Church, 532 C St., Springfield. 484-9923 or visit www.eugeneoa.org for meeting schedule.

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Persons Eugene/Springfield - 6:45 p.m., third Monday, First Congregational Church, 1050 E. 23rd Ave. 302-4422.

Parents of military personnel support group - 6:30 p.m., second and fourth Tuesdays, Veterans' Memorial Building, 1626 Willamette St. 228-5393 or e-mail pompsgrp@comcast.net.

Parkinson's caregivers support group of Lane County - 1 p.m., fourth Tuesday, Brewed Awakenings Coffee Shop in Sheldon Plaza, 2512 Willakenzie Road. 341-3982.

Parkinson's support group of Lane County - 10:30 a.m., second Tuesday, Campbell Community Center, 155 High Street. 515-2683.

Pregnancy and postpartum stress support group - Free, 231-4343 or wellmama.net.

Prostate cancer support group - (For cancer patients only) 6:30 p.m., first Thursday, Willamette Valley Cancer Center, 520 Country Club Road. 683-5001.

Prostate cancer support group - 5:30 p.m. refreshments/social, 6 p.m. meeting, first Tuesday, Oregon Urology Institute, Radiation Center, 1457 G St., Springfield. 284-5508 or www.oregonurology.com.

PWP - (Single parent/grandparent support social group) 7 p.m. Thursdays, Bethesda Lutheran Church, 4445 Royal Ave. 968-2718.

Recovering Couples Anonymous - 7 p.m. Mondays, First Congregational Church, 1050 E. 23rd Ave. 342-7128 or www.recovering-couples.org.

Sex Addicts Anonymous - 342-5582 or visit www.eugenesaa.com.

Single parent/grandparent support group - Educational and social activities. 346-4090.

Spinal cord injury support group - 4 p.m., fourth Thursday, Conference Room A, Sacred Heart Medical Center, University District. 686-6354 or Tshearer@Peacehealth.org.

Suicide Bereavement Group - 7 p.m., third Wednesday. 747-2087.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Valley River Assembly of God, 900 Robin Hood Ave. 463-7545.

U Celebrate Recovery - 12-step recovery group, 6:30 p.m. Mondays, 2080 19th St., Springfield. 746-1291, william.fairchild@nlcchurch.com.

Victims of sexual abuse or assault support group - (For girls ages 12-17) 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays, meeting through May 28. 284-4334.

Weight Free - (For people who have lost weight through surgical means) 6:30 p.m., first and third Mondays, 538 68th Place, Springfield. 228-5393 or 729-0064.

Weight loss surgery support group - 6 p.m., third Wednesday, Market of Choice Community Room, 29th Avenue and Willamette Street. 521-8187.

Please forward support group information each month to The Register-Guard, P.O. Box 10188, Eugene, OR 97440; fax to 683-7631; or e-mail to chris.west@registerguard.com. Items should be submitted one week before the first Sunday.
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