Support group listings runs as space permits. Items are due at least seven to 10 days before the Thursday of publication.
Mail: The Beacon, P.O. Box 1329, Bangor 04402
BELFAST — Baby’s First Year Support Group, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, Maternal Wellness Center, 111 High St. For mothers, other caregivers and babies under one year old. Free. Katy Day, 338-0708, Tuesday or Thursday afternoon, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
BELFAST — Cancer Education and Support Group meeting, 4:45-6:15 p.m. second Wednesdays, Waldo County General Hospital Education Center, 118 Northport Ave. For anyone who has or has had cancer, their family members or friends. 930-2500 ext. 4795, email@example.com.
BELFAST — Co-dependents Anonymous (CODA) meetings, 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Unitarian Universalist Church, 37 Miller St. Open to all. www.codependents.org.
BELFAST — Monthly Hospice Caregivers Support Group, 1 p.m. April 21, upstairs dining room, Fort Point Unit, Harbor Hill, Footbridge Road, 338-5307, 930-2500 ext. 4795.
BELFAST — Midcoast Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Volunteers of America Building. Peer run support group. Heather, 691-3599.
BELFAST — Overeaters Anonymous, noon-1 p.m. Fridays, Unitarian Universalist Church, 37 Miller St. Open to all. Sandy, 382-6446, or Bill, 338-1730.
BELFAST — Peer-to-Peer Education Program for those with mental illness, 3-5 p.m. Wednesdays, Midcoast Mental Health. Course includes information on individual empowerment, family and peer support, relapse prevention, communication skills, coping skills and self-care strategies.
BELFAST — Pet loss support group, 6-7 p.m. twice monthly. For those who have lost a pet and wish to share their stories with others who understand. Locations and dates, Ginny, 338-5916.
BELFAST — Waldo County Family Caregiver Support Group, first Thursdays, Waldo County Home Health Services Conference Room, across street from hospital, 119 Northport Ave. Bring a lunch. Beverages provided. Sponsored by Waldo County Home Health and Hospice. 930-2500, ext. 4795.
CAMDEN — Alzheimer’s Support Group for area residents who have loved ones coping with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia, 6-7 p.m. first Tuesdays, Quarry Hill. Cheri Alexander, 230-6237.
CAMDEN — Business Debtor’s Anonymous, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Room 3, John Street United Methodist Church, John Street. 589 3200.
CAMDEN — Parkinson’s Support Group, noon-1:45 p.m. first Tuesdays, Quarry Hill. Bring bag lunches. Quarry Hill provides drinks and desserts. Schedule: May 3, “Sleep Issues” with sleep technologist Cindy Roth of the Pen Bay Healthcare Center for Sleep Medicine. Suzanne Miller, 230-6224.
CAMDEN — Midcoast Stroke Support Group, 10 a.m. first Wednesdays, Camden Public Library. 273-2090.
OWLS HEAD — ASK…for Home Care Family Caregiver Support Group, 1 p.m. Owls Head Homestead. Dessert and hot beverages provided. RSVP, firstname.lastname@example.org or 354-7077.
ROCKLAND — Aktion Club of Midcoast Maine, community service organization for adults with disabilities, 6-7:15 p.m. every other Wednesday, Stella Maris Home, 148 Broadway. 596-6989.
ROCKLAND — Alzheimer’s Support Group for area residents who have loved ones coping with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia, 3-4 p.m. third Tuesdays, Knox Center for Long Term Care. Cheri Alexander, 230-6237.
ROCKLAND — Family Information and Networking Group, 5-6 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays, Mid-Coast Mental Health. Speakers, 4-5 p.m., networking and support meeting, 5-6 p.m. Meetings co-sponsored by The National Alliance on Mental Illness, Maine, or NAMI, and Mid-Coast Mental Health.
ROCKLAND — Midcoast Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, 11 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, and 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays. Peer run support group. Heather, 691-3599.
ROCKLAND — Out! As I Want to Be, LGBTQ youth group in the midcoast, 5-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, Room 26, Lincoln Street Center for the Arts. 800-530-6997.
ROCKLAND — Peer-to-Peer Education Program for those with mental illness, 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, Midcoast Mental Health. Information on individual empowerment, family and peer support, relapse prevention, communication skills, coping skills and self-care strategies.
ROCKLAND — Coastal Family Hospice bereavement support group, 6-7:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, library, Bartlett Woods, off Talbot Avenue. 593-9355.
ROCKPORT — Mother’s Milk Network, support group for breastfeeding families, 12:30-2 p.m. Tuesdays, Pen Bay Medical Center, waiting room across from pharmacy. Free. 596-8337.
ROCKPORT— New mom’s support group, 10:30 a.m.-noon Thursdays, Women’s Health Center on the Pen Bay Medical Center campus. Free. 596-8955.
ROCKPORT — Coastal Family Hospice bereavement support group, noon-1 p.m. second and fourth Fridays, Coastal Family Hospice office, 34 Old County Road. 593-9355.
UNITY — Celebrate Recovery, faith based 12-step program, 6 p.m. Fridays, The Community Center, School Street. Mary @Unityfcc.org.
WALDOBORO — Midcoast Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, 7-8 p.m. Mondays, Word of Life Church. Peer run support group. Heather, 691-3599.