TUESDAY, NOV. 17
SPECIAL CARE BREATH-TAKERS (PULMONARY) SUPPORT GROUP, Hospital for Special Care, 2150 Corbin Ave., New Britain. JBowen@hfsc.org, (860) 827-4735.
SPINAL CORD INJURY SUPPORT AND INFORMATION GROUP. 3:30 to 5 p.m. Hospital For Special Care, 2150 Corbin Ave., New Britain. email@example.com, (860) 612-6343, firstname.lastname@example.org, (860) 827-1958, ext. 5491.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18
AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS SUPPORT GROUP. 2 p.m. Special Care Research and Education Center, 370 Osgood, New Britain. email@example.com, (860) 612-6316.
OSTOMY SUPPORT GROUP. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. For patients, family, and caregivers. Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, 183 North Mountain Rd., New Britain. (860) 224-5388.
ADULTS TAKING CARE OF AGING PARENTS. Tuesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open to all Bristol residents. Share ideas and knowledge with each other on home care, finances, nursing home applications, and professional services. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Drop-ins welcome. Free. (860) 584-7895.
NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m. All family, friends of addicts are welcome to attend. Bristol Baptist Church, 43 School St., Bristol.
AL-ANON. Tuesdays at 10 to 11:30 a.m. St. Gregory Hall, Stafford Avenue and Maltby Street, Bristol. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome.
AL-ANON. Fridays at 7:30 to 9 p.m. St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 1024 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome.
BRISTOL MS SUPPORT GROUP. 6:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Wheelchair accessible, off-street handicapped accessible. CTFightsMS.org, 1-800-FIGHT MS.
BRISTOL RECOVERY CLUB. Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Wednesdays at 10 a.m., 67 West St., Bristol.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY. 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays. Covers all hurts, habits, and hang-ups. Bethel Christian Church, 750 Stevens St., Bristol. There is a dinner at 5:30 p.m. for $4 and all adults are welcome. (860) 582-3995.
AL-ANON MEETING – 7 p.m. every Friday at Bristol Recovery Club, 67 West St., Bristol. For anyone affected by someone else’s drinking. (888) 825-2666 or www.ct-al-anon.org.
AL-ANON MEETING – For anyone affected by someone else’s drinking. 9:30 a.m. every Saturday at First Congregational Church, 31 Maple St., Bristol. 7 p.m. every Monday, United Methodist Church, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Bristol Baptist Church, 43 School St. www.ct-al-anon.org (888) 825-2666.
AL-ANON MEETING- 8 p.m. every Friday night at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 1025 Stafford Ave. Has someone else’s drinking affected your life? No charge to attend.
AL-ANON MEETING. For families and friends in different locations throughout the week. 10 a.m., Mondays at Plainville Congregational Church, 130 Main St., (Route 372), Plainville. Mondays at 7 p.m., United Methodist Church of Plainville, 55 Red Wtone Hill, Plainville and Fridays at 7 p.m., Wheeler Clinic, 91 Northwest Dr., Route 177. ct-al-anon.org, 888-825-2666.
PLAINVILLE MS SUPPORT GROUP. 7 to 9 p.m., the third Monday of every month. Wheeler Clinic, 91 Northwest Dr., Plainville. (860) 793-9272. CTFightsMS.org
STAND BY ME. Bereavement group for all adults 18 years of age or older. Weekly. Run by licensed clinical social worker with a certification in bereavement. Senior Center, 311 Falls Ave., Oakville. (203) 808-9889, (203) 464-7507.