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Adoption Support Groups: Self-help groups for birth mothers, adult adoptees and
children, 7-11 years of age at Catholic Social Services, 4925 Packard Road, Ann Arbor.
Call Marianne or Lois, 734-971-9781.
Adoption- Birth Parent Support Group: 7:30PM 1st & 3rd
Tuesday at Catholic Social Services, 4925 Packard Road, Ann Arbor. Call 734-971-9781.
Adoption Support Groups (Latin American Children): Self-help group for families
who have adopted children from Latin America or who are interested in doing so. Meets 1st
Monday/month in Ann Arbor. Call Cathy, 734-429-4312.
Alliance for the Mentally Ill: Self-help group for family members and friends of
persons who have a mental illness or for people who are recovering from a mental illness.
Call Carol, 734-663-1150.
Alzheimer's Support Group: Self-help group for family members or caregivers of
persons who have Alzheimer's disease or related dementias. 7:30-9:00PM 2nd Wednesday at
the First Presbyterian Church, 1432 Washtenaw, Ann Arbor. Call Leslie, 734-998-6133.
Alzheimer's Support Group: 7-8:30 2nd Thursday/month at the Chelsea
Retirement Community, Crippen Bldg., 805 West Middle, Chelsea. Call Kate, 734-475-8633.
Alzheimer's Support Group: 10-11:30AM 3rd Thursday/month at the
Saline Library, 555 North Maple, Saline. Call Mary, 734-764-2556.
Alzheimer's Support Group: 12-1:30PM last Wednesday/month at 715 North
University, 2nd Floor, Ann Arbor. Call Leslie, 734-998-6133.
Alzheimer's Support Group: 10:00AM-12:00 Noon 3rd Wednesday/month at
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1400 West Stadium, Ann Arbor. Call Harvey,
Alzheimer's Support Group (African Americans): 6-8:00PM 2nd Thursday/month,
Ypsilanti Association of Womens Clubs, 319 South Washington, Ypsilanti. Call
Anorexia/Bulimia Support Group: 6-7:00PM Mondays at the Center for Eating
Disorders, 552 South Main, Ann Arbor. Call Judith, ,734-668-8585.
Anorexia/Bulimia Support Group: 7-8:30PM Tuesdays at 343 South Main, Suite 210,
Ann Arbor. Call 734-741-9521.
Bereavement Support Group: Self-help group for adults who are
grieving the death of a loved one. 7-8:30PM 2nd Thursday/month at St.
Josephs Mercy Hospital, Reichert Health Building, 5301 East Huron River Drive, Ann
Arbor. Call Debra, 734-712-2920.
Breast Cancer Support Group: Self Help & educational groups for women only with breast cancer, 7-8:30 pm 3rd Thurs of the month. St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Radiation Oncology Dept Dept Lobby, Call Diane at (734) 712-2920 5301 E. Huron River Dr, Ann Arbor, MI
Cancer Support Group (I Can Cope): Self-help and educational
group for cancer patients and for their families and friends. 7:00PM Tuesdays and
Wednesdays, seven week series offered five times/year at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Cancer
Care Center, 5301 Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor. Call Debbie, 734-712-2920 or Linda
Cancer Support Group (Share and Care): Self Help & educational groups for cancer patients, faily, friends. Meets 4th Wed of the month, 7-8:30 pm. Joseph Mercy Hospital Radiation Oncology Dept Dept Lobby, Call Linda (734) 712-3958 address: 5301 E. Huron River Dr, Ann Arbor, MI
Caring for Aging Relatives Support Group: 6-8:00PM 2nd
Wednesday/month & 12-1:30PM 3rd Thursday/month at University of Michigan
Turner Geriatric Clinic, 1010 Wall Street, Ann Arbor. Call Sally or Janet, 734-764-2556.
CHADD of Washtenaw County: Self-help group for parents, family members,
educators and professionals who deal with people with attention deficit disorder. .
7-9:00PM 2nd & 4th Thursday/month at Washtenaw Intermediate
School District, Highpoint Bldg., 1819 South Wagner Road, Ann Arbor. Call 734-668-9995.
Chemical Dependency Recovery Groups: Peace Neighborhood Center,
1111 North Maple Road, Ann Arbor. Contact Bonnie Billups, Jr., 734-662-3564
Childrens Mental Health Association: Self-help network for parents of
children with neuro-biological, emotional & behavioral disorders; respite program
available. Call Sue, 734-994-8100.
Children of Alcoholics Support Group: Self-help groups for children, ages 6-12,
who live with an alcoholic/drug addict to work on goal setting and self-esteem issues.
6-7:15PM Wednesdays (10 week series) at the Washtenaw Council on Alcoholism, United Way
Building, 2301 Platt Rd., Ann Arbor. Call Lorrie, 734-971-7900.
Children of Offenders/Ex-Offenders Self-Help Group: 4:30-6:30PM Mondays at the
Options Center, 2890 Carpenter Road, Suite 700, Ann Arbor. Call Diane or Joan,
Children of Family Members with Mental Illness Support Groups: Support for
children; open to those ages 6-10 years who have relatives with a mental illness. A parent
or relative must attend the adult support group meeting at the same time. Co-facilitated
by the Huron Valley Child Guidance Clinic and the Alliance for the Mentally Ill. Call
Compulsive Eating Support Groups: Meets at the Center for Eating Disorders, 552
South Main Street, Ann Arbor. Contact Amy, 734-668-8585
Dawntreader, Inc.: Self-help social support group for mental
health consumers, Ann Arbor. Call John, 734-769-6465.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA): This group is for Parents of Bipolar children. Time: Every Thursday 7- 9 pm. Location: Brighton Church of Christ, 6026 Rickett Rd in Brighton, Mi. Livingston County. Questions or directions please call 810-229-9102.
Divorce Reality Group: 135 East Bennett Street, Suite 29
Saline, MI 48176 please call (734) 668-2001 or email [email protected]
Domestic Violence Survivors (Safe House): Self-help groups for women and
children who have been in abusive relationships including domestic violence. Child care
available. Call the coordinator of non-residential services, 734-973-0242 for times and
locations of meetings in Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor.
Families and Friends of Teens & Young Adults with Eating
Disorders: 7:30-9:00PM at the Chelsea First United Methodist Church, 128 Park
Street, Chelsea. Call Jacquie at 734-475-3567.
Full-figured Women & Men Support Group: Speakers, newsletter, information
& exercise. 1:00PM Tuesdays at the Activities Room, Carpenter Place and 7:00PM 1st
& 3rd Friday/month at the Reichert Health Bldg. Call 734-741-1045.
Gay, Lesbian, Transgendered & Bisexual Support Groups (U of M): Campus
resource center for support groups, information & referral and crisis intervention.
Meets at 3116 Michigan Union. Call 734-763-4186.
Gay, Lesbian, Bi-sexual, Transgendered Youth Support Groups: 6:30PM Tuesdays at
Ozone House, 608 North Main Street, Ann Arbor. Call Marian or Alan, 734-662-2222.
Gays & Lesbians; Older & Wiser: Support group for those over 50.
1:00-3:00 PM, 1st Sunday, Turner Senior Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor. Call 734-764-2556.
Gays & Lesbians, Friends, Parents & Family Support Group: 2:00PM 3rd
Sunday at the University Unitarian Church, 1917 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor. Call
Grandparents As Parents: Self-help group in Ann Arbor for grandparents who are
raising their grandchildren. Call 734-712-2077 or 712-3625.
Grief Recovery Series: 3075 Clark Dr STE 200, Ypsilanti, I 48197 Call for Dates & Time: (734) 327-3224
Grief Recovery Groups for Adults: Meets at 806 Airport Blvd., Ann Arbor. Call
Grief Support Group for Adults: Self-help network for persons dealing with loss,
through death, divorce or separation. 7:30-8:30PM 2nd Monday/month at St.
Lukes Episcopal, 120 North Huron, Ypsilanti. Call Paddy, 734-482-7366.
Grief Educational Group for Children: Self-help educational groups for children
(1st-12th grades) who have experienced the loss of loved ones
through death. Five week series offered five times a year at the Hospice of Washtenaw, 806
Airport Blvd., Ann Arbor. Call Dwight, 734-741-5777.
Grief Support Group (Reconnect of Michigan): Self-help network of people who
have had a death of a family member and there is a child, age 0-18, in the home dealing
with the loss. Bi-monthly network of support for bereaved children and their families.
Call Gary, 734-484-6620.
Grief Support Group (Compassionate Friends): Self-help group for people who have
lost a child. 2:30-4:30PM 3rd Sunday/month at the First Presbyterian Church, 2nd
Floor Curtis Room, 1432 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor. Call Shirely, 734-456-4716.
Grieving Parents Support Group: Self-help group for parents who
have lost a child (infant- teen) to death. 12 week series at Arbor Hospice, 3810 Packard
Road, Suite 200, Ann Arbor. A second group for the loss of an adult child is offered as a
7 week series. Call 734-677-0500.
Headache Support Group: Call 734-662-4278.
HIV/AIDS Resource Center: Self-help groups for education, direct service and
support for people dealing with AIDS, their families and caregivers. Meets at the HIV/AIDS
Resource Center, 3075 Clark Road, Suite 203, Ypsilanti. Call 734-572-9355.
HIV+ Support Group for Recovering Addicts & Alcoholics: Call Jim,
734-485-8725 for information on phone support network in Ypsilanti.
Huron Valley Area Intergroup Serving Alcoholic Anonymous in the Ann Arbor - Ypsilanti area. 31 South Huron Street, Ypsilanti, MI 48197. phone number: 734) 482-0707 or 734) 4825700 web site: hvai.org date/days: Sundays-Mondays cost: no dues or fees, only pass the basket Helpline: 734) 482-5700 Office: 734) 482-0707 No Preaddmission.
Kleptomaniacs & Shoplifters Anonymous: Self-help group for
persons whose addictions are stealing, shoplifting, embezzlement or retail fraud. 7-8:30PM
Tuesdays at the First Baptist Church, 512 East Huron Street, Ann Arbor. Call Terry,
Learning Disabilities Association of Michigan: Group for persons
with learning disabilities, parents of children with learning disabilities or teachers of
these children. 7-9:00PM Tuesdays, five educational programs/year (Sept.-May) at Washtenaw
Intermediate School District, 1819 South Wagner Road, Ann Arbor. Call 734-973-1414.
Lesbian Survivor Support Group: For lesbians who have experienced intimate
violence. 6:30-8:00PM Wednesdays at 4100 Clark Road in Ypsilanti.
Loss/Depression Support Group (New Outlooks): Self-help group for older adults
who are depressed, lonely or have suffered a loss. 10:00AM-12:00 Noon Wednesdays/bi-weekly
at the Turner Clinic, 1010 Wall Street, Ann Arbor. Call Lynn, 734-764-2556.
Loss/Early Grief Support Group (New Pathways): Self-help group for
adults who have lost loved ones and are dealing with early grief issues. 6-8 week series
offered four times a year at Arbor Hospice, Ann Arbor. Call 734-677-0500.
Loss Support Group (New Beginnings): Self-help support for anyone experiencing
any type of loss or life transition. 5:30PM Tuesdays at St. James Episcopal
Church/Library, 3279 Broad Street, Dexter. Call Faye, 734-426-8931.
Manic Depressive and Depressive Association: Four Groups meeting
at 7-9:00PM 2nd & 4th Wednesday/month at the Senior Health
Bldg., Room 1355; noon -2:00PM Thursdays at Washtenaw County Mental Health, 2140 East
Ellsworth; 2-4:00PM Fridays at the Riverview Clinic, 900 Wall Street. Call
Manic Depressive and Unipolar Depressive Support Group: 7-9:00PM 1st
3rd & 5th Thursday/month at the First Congregational Church at
State & William. Call 734-439-2009.
Miscarriage and Newborn Loss Support Group: 7-9:00PM 2nd Tuesday at the Lamaze
Association office, 2500 Packard, Suite 101, Ann Arbor. Call Mary, 734-973-1014
Miscarriage, Ectopic, Stillbirth or Newborn Death Support Group: 7:30PM 2nd
Tuesday at Tecumseh United Methodist Church, Tecumseh. Call 517-423-5816.
Moderation Management Support Group: Self-help group offers moderate drinking
guidelines and limits. Not for alcoholics. 7-8:00PM Tuesdays at the Unitarian Universalist
Church, 1917 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor. Call Audrey, 734-677-6007.
Mothers of Children with Neurological Disabilities Support Group: Noon Tuesdays
at Tri-Hope Rehab Services, adjacent to Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti. Call by
Monday for salad luncheon reservation, 734-482-2690.
Obsessive-Compulsive Self-Help Group: Call Pat, 734-973-7029 or
Nancy, 734-429-3356 for Ann Arbor meeting information.
Parenting Groups: Peace Neighborhood Center, 1111
North Maple Road, Ann Arbor. Contact Bonnie Billups, Jr., 734-662-3564
Rape Support Group- Assault Crisis Center, Ann Arbor: Self-help
groups for women who have been raped or assaulted as adults. Call staff, 734-483-7273.
Rational Recovery: Self-help groups based on science rather than religion, on
rational emotive therapy & addictive voice training. Call Donn, 248-333-2621 for
meeting times in Ann Arbor area.
Recovery, Inc.: Self-help group for people who are dealing with nervous
symptoms, emotional or relationship issues. 7:30PM Mondays at the First Presbyterian
Church, 1432 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor. Call Donald, 734-769-1457
Relatives of Family Members with a Mental Illness: Support group for adults and
children. 7:30-9:00PM Wednesdays, St. Clare/Temple Beth Emeth Building, 2309 Packard, Ann
Arbor. Call 734-994-6611.
Step Family Support Chapter: Self help group
providing information, education and support. Meetings on the second and fourth
Wednesday of every month at 7:00PM at the Westside Methodist Church, 900 South Seventh
Street, Ann Arbor. Call 734-996-5946, 734-483-5187 or 734-769-6594.
Stuttering Self-Help Group for Adults: For people to share their experiences and
ideas about stuttering in a supportive atmosphere. 5:30-6:30PM 1st & 3rd
Thursdays at the Communicative Disorders Clinic, Victor Vaughan Bldg., 1111 East
Catherine, Ann Arbor. Call Louise, 734-764-8440.
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Support Network: Call Vickie, 734-482-1675
for meeting times in Ann Arbor.
Serenity Coaching and Guidance
From WE to Me, an education program for the first year. How to live from being a couple to being a single.
date/days: by appointment 2240 Middlebelt Rd.Ste. 213, Garden City, Mi 48135 phone number: 734-678-1168 [email protected] cost: workable
Survivors of Incest (Women Only): Noon Thursdays at the King of Kings Church,
2685 Packard Road, Ann Arbor. Call 734-747-7419.
Survivors of Suicide Support Group: Eight week closed group meeting (3-4X/year)
at Riverview Bldg. Library, Ann Arbor. Call Marlene, 734-936-4559.
Teen Life Challenges: Self-help, prevention group for
adolescents (ages 12-16) who want to know the dangers/consequences of experimenting with
controlled substances; not an addiction treatment program. Parents welcome. Six week
series in Ann Arbor. Call Mary, 734-971-7900.
Touchstone: Facilitated support groups for adult survivors of child sexual
abuse. Prescreening required. Not appropriate for sexual offenders. Womens group
meets 7-9:00PM Wednesdays & 11:00AM-1:00PM Fridays. Mens group meets 7-9:00PM
Thursdays. Call Laura, 734-483-7942 or Jon, 734-484-6620.
Toughlove: A self-help parent support group for parents troubled by their
teenagers behavior. Call 800-333-1069.
Trailblazers, Inc.: Psychosocial rehabilitation clubhouse for adults recovering
from mental illness. 9AM- 5PM Monday-Friday at 218 North Division Street, Ann Arbor. Call
Weight Control (S.H.A.P.E.): For those seeking help to control
weight and maintain balance of diet and exercise. 1:45PM Saturdays at First United
Methodist Church of Brighton. Call 734-229-2224 or 734-449-4184.
Weight Control (Take Off Pounds Sensibly): 6-8:00PM Thursdays at the Community
Center, 2025 East Clark Road, Room 103, Ypsilanti, 313-485-8909 or 6:00PM Tuesdays at
Wesley United Methodist Church, 9318 Main Street/East Shore Road, Whitmore Lake,
Widowed Persons Group: Self-help social support group for widowed persons.
Ann Arbor restaurant meetings 2X/month. Call Rosemary, 734-665-2869 for meeting times and
Widows & widowers under age 45, Call Arbor Hospice Bereavement Department,
734-677-0500 for meeting times in Ann Arbor.
Widows & widowers, ages 45-62: 7:00PM 2nd & 4th
Tuesdays at Arbor Hospice, 3810 Packard Road, Suite 200, Ann Arbor.
Women Offenders Support Group: 5:30-7:30PM Mondays at the Options Center, 2890
Carpenter Road, Suite 700, Ann Arbor. Call Joan, 734-677-1840.
Youth Support Group: Peer support for youth, ages 15-18; issues
discussed include relationships, runaway or homeless situations. Call Ozone House, Ann
Washtenaw County, Michigan Other Anonymous Groups
(Note: All Anonymous meetings listed below are closed to the general
public, unless noted otherwise.)
ACOA: 7:00PM, Tuesdays at St. Aidan's Episcopal Churhg, 1679 Broadway,
Ann Arbor, non-smoking.
ACOA: 10:00AM, Wednesdays at the AlanoClub, 995 North
Maple Road, Ann Arbor: non-smoking.
ACOA: 7:45PM, Wednesdays at Brighton Hospital Chapel,
12851 East Grand River off exit 151 of I-96 and west of Kensington Road, Brighton.
ACOA: Noon, Thursdays at the U of M Student Union, Room
3200, State Street and South University, Ann Arbor.
ACOA: 10:00AM, Saturdays at the Alano Club, 995 North
Maple Road, Ann Arbor: non-smoking.
ACOA: 7:30PM, Sundays at St. Francis of Assisi Church,
2250 East Stadium Blvd., Ann Arbor.
Alateen: 7:30PM, Mondays at the Alano Club, 995 North
Maple, Ann Arbor. Men's Alanon meeting at the same time.
Alateen: 8:30PM, Thursdays at the Chelsea Medical
Center, 775 South Main Street (White Oaks Room, Chelsea. AA, ACOA & Alanon meetings at
the same time. Non-smoking.
Alcoholics for Christ: 7-9:00PM Mondays at the Free Methodist Church, 1800
Packard, across from Ypsilanti High School. Call Irvin, 734-662-1824.
Alcoholics for Christ: 7-8:00PM Fridays, St. Peters AME
Church, 948 Watling Blvd., Ypsilanti, 734-485-8690.
Arts Anonymous: Self-help group to encourage creativity and overcome avoidance
of pursuing ones art. Saturdays, 12:30PM & 7:30PM Tuesdays at the Alano Club,
995 North Maple, Ann Arbor. Call John, 734-769-6075 or Paula, 734-741-4827.
Batterers Accountability Group Anonymous: 11:00AM Saturdays at St. Joe's,
Education Center, 5301 E. Huron River Dr., Ann Arbor. Call 734-572-4300.
Cocaine Anonymous: 5:30PM Sundays, Serenity House, 33B East Cross
Codependents Anonymous: Mondays, 7:00PM at Brighton Hospital , Room 35,
12851 East Grand River off exit 151 of I-96 and west of Kensington Road, Brighton; non
Codependents of Sex Addicts Anonymous: Tuesdays, 7:30PM at Brighton Hospital,
12851 East Grand River, Room 35, Brighton., call 313-994-4728 or Saturdays, 4:00PM. Call
Debtors Anonymous: 5:30PM Fridays at the Maple Health Center, Maple & Dexter
Roads (basement), 313-537-2551 or 11:00AM Saturdays at McAuley Education Center, 5305
McAuley Dr. (Room 6), Ann Arbor. Call 734-665-6504.
Families Anonymous: Mondays, 8:00PM at Brighton Hospital Adolescent
Center, 12851 East Grand River off exit 151 of I-96 and west of Kensington Road, Brighton;
Families Anonymous: For those concerned about a loved ones use of
mind-altering substances, alcohol or his/her behavior problems. 7:30PM 1st
& 3rd Wednesdays at the Dexter United Methodist Church Education Bldg.,
7642 West Huron River Drive, Dexter. Call Jenne, 734-426-8260.
Food Addicts In Recovery Anonymous: 12-Step recovery program for
people who have problems dealing with food, whether it be overeating, binge eating,
bulimia or anorexia. 10:00AM, Saturdays or 7:30PM, Wednesdays at the First Baptist
Church512 East Huron (back door and downstairs to the left). Call Karin,
734-665-5872 X1 or Mary, 734-971-6107.
Gay/Lesbian Alcoholics Anonymous: 7:30PM Sundays at the First Congregational
Church, 118 North Adams, Ypsilanti. Call Jody, 734-668-7332.
Nar-Anon Family Group Help Line: Self help groups for families and
friends of people with substance abuse problems. Call 810-447-2868. Meetings- 6:45PM
Wednesdays at Botsford Hospital Professional Building 2nd floor conference room, 28080
Grand River, Farmington Hills (313-471-8000) & 7:30PM Wednesdays at Drayton Avenue
Presbyterian Church, 2441 Pinecrest, Ferndale (810-546-8360).
Parents Anonymous: Self-help group and one to one support; trained volunteers go
to homes to help with child and family relationships. Meetings at Hospital Campus- Faith
In Action House, 775 Main, Chelsea. Call Gerrold, 734-475-3305.
Rational Recovery: Alcoholics Anonymous alternative. 7:30-9:00PM Thursdays at
St. Joseph Hospital Education Center, Room 5305, E-3, Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor. Call
Recovering Addicts & Alcoholics with HIV/AIDS: 7:30PM Thursdays at Dawn
Farm, 6633 Stony Creek Road, Ypsilanti. Call 734-485-8725.
Relationships Anonymous: Self-help group for people who are working on
developing healthier relationships and self esteem. 10:30AM-12:00 Noon Saturdays at the
First Presbyterian Church, 1432 Washtenaw, Ann Arbor. Call Sharon, 734-663-7874.
Schizophrenics Anonymous: 6-7:30PM 2nd & 4th
Monday/month at Washtenaw Interventions Conference Room, 2355 West Stadium, Ann Arbor.
Call 734-485-7649 or 741-8553.
Sex Addicts Anonymous: Self-help group for people who have the desire to stop
compulsive sexual behavior; a 12 Step program. 12:00 Noon Thursdays, 7:00PM Wednesdays and
4:00PM Saturdays. Call Jeff, 734-769-6944 for meeting locations in Ann Arbor &
Sex Addicts Anonymous (Womens Group): Call 800-321-2066 or write P.O. Box
7474, Ann Arbor 48107.
Shoplifters Anonymous: 7-9:00PM Tuesdays at the First Baptist Church, 512 East
Huron Street, Ann Arbor. Call Terry, 734-913-6990.
Survivors of Incest Anonymous: Self-help 12 step groups for men & women 18
years and older who have been victims of child sexual abuse and want to be survivors. For
meeting times and locations, call 734-995-7687.
Survivors of Incest Anonymous: Self-help 12 step groups for men & women 18
years and older who have been victims of child sexual abuse and want to be survivors.
7:00PM Sundays at Unitarian Church, Washtenaw & Berkshire, Ann Arbor. Call Elizabeth,