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Support Groups

  • 540 Prince Ave.

    Alanon

    Alanon: a 12-step recovery program for those affected by someone else's drinking. Noon and evening meetings are held throughout the week. FREE! www.ga-al-anon.org

  • The Legacy Circle: A Monthly Women's Empowerment Journey

    (The Mother-Daughter Nest, 1161 Long Rd.) Practice the art of sacred self-care and support your own personal growth. Eight women participate in sacred circling the first Sunday of every month at 2 p.m. $15. www.themotherdaughternest.com

  • Athens, GA

    Project Safe

    Meetings for Athena, a skills-based group covering relationship topics, are held every Thursday, 12–1:30 p.m. Meetings for the New Beginnings Support Group are held every Monday, 6:30–8 p.m., with a dinner on the last Monday of the month. Childcare provided. 24-hour crisis hotline: 706-543-3331. Teen texting line: 706-765-8019. Business: 706-549-0922. Meeting information: 706-613-3357, ext. 770. www.project-safe.org

  • Caregivers' Support Group

    (Tuckston United Methodist Church) Find support with other caregivers. 706-850-7272

  • Oasis Counseling Center

    Adoptee Support and Encouragement

    Group meetings are held for teens ages 12–17 to explore and share the feelings, experiences and views of being an adoptee through art, journaling, media and activities. Parents meet at the same time in a separate area. Sept. 15–Nov. 6. 706-543-3522, www.oasiscounselingcenter.com