COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Support Groups

  • Athens, GA

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    If you want to drink, that's your business. If you want to stop, we can help. 706-389-4164, www.athensaa.org

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    Emotions Anonymous

    A 12-step program open to anyone with a desire to become well emotionally. Meets Sundays, 4–5 p.m. 706-202-7463, www.emotionsanonymous.org

  • S-Anon

    (Cornerstone Church) S-Anon is a support group for family and friends of sexaholics, based on the 12 steps of AA. sunday.afternoons.sanon@gmail.com, www.sanon.org

  • 540 Prince Ave.

    Alanon

    Alanon: a 12-step recovery program for those affected by someone else's drinking. Noon to evening meetings on most days. FREE! www.ga-al-anon.org

  • ACC Library

    Amputee Support Group

    All are welcome. Meets every first Thursday of the month. Contact Reyna, 706-498-4313

  • 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 Warriors: Hope & Healing from Domestic Violence Group are held every Tuesday, 6:30–8 p.m., with a dinner on the last Tuesday of each month. 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. 772. www.project-safe.org

  • Oasis Counseling Center

    Adoptee Support and Encouragement

    Group meetings are held for teens ages 12–16 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. Thursdays in March and April. 706-543-3522, www.oasiscounselingcenter.com