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Adult Children of Alcoholics
Meets every Monday evening at Braeside Presbyterian Church, 6 Bernard Dr. at 7:30 p.m. Open to anyone from an addictive or otherwise dysfunctional home. Come and join us.
Affected by someone else’s drinking? Al-Anon may be for you. Meetings are held Sundays at 7:30 p.m. at Braeside Presbyterian Church, 6 Bernard Dr.; Mondays at 10 a.m. at St. Albert United Church on Green Grove Drive, Tuesdays at 8 p.m. at the Kinsmen Community Centre on Larose Drive and Thursdays at 8 p.m. at the Sturgeon Valley Baptist Church on Woodlands Road. 1-888-322-6902.
Alcoholics Anonymous For information phone 780-424-5900 or fax 780-426-1929. Meetings: Sun. 10:30 a.m. St. Albert Community Hall, 17 Perron St.; 7:30 p.m. 6 Bernard Dr. (Braeside Presbyterian Church). Mon. at 7:30 p.m. at Bldg. 183 Edm. Garrison (Lancaster Park RC Chapel). 8 p.m. 11 Glenview Cr. (Lutheran Church); also at 8 p.m. at 3A St. Vital Ave. (Star of the North Retreat House). Tues., 8 p.m. 145 Larose Dr. (Lacombe Clubhouse). Wed. 8 p.m., Lower Level 0601A Sturgeon Community Hospital. Thurs. 8 p.m. King of Kings Lutheran Church, Coalmine Rd. and St. Albert Rd. or at 7:30 p.m. at Bldg. 183 Edm. Garrison (Lancaster Park RC Chapel). Friday, 8 p.m. 125 Larose Dr., basement of St. Matthew’s Anglican Church. Sat. 8 p.m. 6 Bernard Dr. (Braeside Presbyterian Church).
The St. Albert Alzheimer Support Group meets at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month in the administration meeting room of Youville Home, 9 St. Vital Ave. The purpose of the meetings is to support and educate caregivers about Alzheimer disease. 780-460-6921 or 780-459-5389.
The Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder support group meets the first Monday each month at 7 p.m. in the basement of the town office. 780-973-3155.
Club 60 Roses
Club members and friends are welcome to join us on Tuesday UFO evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. Bring your unfinished crafts objects or learn to crochet and knit. Enjoy a coffee and socialize for only a "twoonie." For more info, call Georgette at 780-961-3041.
Al-Anon family groups are not-for-profit fellowships for people concerned about a relative’s or friend’s drinking. Al-Anon meets at 8 p.m. Thursday at Morinville United Church. For more info, call 1-888-322-6902 or go online to: www.al-anon-edmonton.org
Edmonton Garrison Toastmasters Club
The Edmonton Garrison Toastmasters Club meets at the Military Family Resource Centre every Wednesday from 12 noon to 1 p.m. All welcome. Call 973-4011 ext. 6300 for more information.
Alberta Women Entrepreneurs
Are you a woman who wants to start her own business? Alberta Women Entrepreneurs can help! Check out our weekly teleconference info sessions, held every Tuesday from 12 to 1 p.m. During this session we will discuss the services we offer and how you can access them. For more info or to register for the next info session, visit our Web site www.awebusiness.com or call 1-800-713-3558.
Anorexics and Bulimics Anonymous
Anyone interested is welcome to attend our meetings, not just people with eating disorders. If you or someone you know has an eating disorder, feel free to check us out! For further information call call Joan at 780-459-7865 or Kim at 780-420-0067. Meeting: Monday 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sacred Treatment Centre, Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 St.; Wednesday 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sacred Heart Rectory, 10821 96 St.; Thursday 7 to 8:30 p.m. Rm. B-016, Misericordia Hospital, 16940 87 Ave.; Sunday 9:15 to 10:30 a.m. Southside Chapter House, 9918 82 Ave. (upstairs)
Are you experiencing difficulty in your life? We all face crisis at one time or another during our lifetime. You are not alone. The Distress Line is open 24 hours a day, every day. If you need to talk, we're here to listen. 482-HELP, that's 482-4357.
Hard of Hearing Association
Become involved with the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Edmonton Branch in initiating positive changes for yourself and your community. Meetings held the first Monday of each month at the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, 10230 – 111 Ave. Signs will be posted to guide you to the meeting room. Contact: 780-428-6622 (Voice/TTY) or e-mail: email@example.com
Toll-free telephone counselling, referral and Internet service for children and youth, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 1-800-668-6868 and www.kidshelp.sympatico.ca
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group for Young Adults
The Edmonton chapter of the MS society is offering a new support group for people in their 20s and 30s who have MS; as well as for their family and friends. The group will be held the last Monday evening of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. at the MS Society office, 11203 – 70 St.
If you have a desire to quit smoking and need some support, consider attending West End Nicotine Anonymous at Ebenezer United Church Hall, corner of 106th Ave. & 163rd St. on Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. It is a very short drive south on St. Albert Trail and then 156th Street to get to this meeting. Nicotine Anonymous is a 12-step spiritual program and support group for those who have a desire to live lives free of nicotine. All are welcome. Contact: Gwynn A. 780-443-3020 or Dan M. 780-908-1923.
Northern Lights Fly Tyers and Fishers
Join us at our weekly drop-in meetings, each Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Queen Mary Park Community League, 10488 – 117 St. Visit: www.nlft.org or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Parents Empowering Parents
(PEP) is a group for families dealing with or concerned about drug or alcohol addiction in their children. Founded by concerned individuals and facilitated by professionals, PEP provides information, knowledge and support for any and all interested individuals. PEP also supports recovering youth addicts through a group called U-Turn Youth. This group is also professionally-facilitated by youth workers and provides a support group and recreational activities for individuals aged 14-23 who are in recovery. PEP and U-Turn Youth meet every second Tuesday evening in the Strathcona County Hall at 2001 Festival Way, Sherwood Park. For more information, call 780-417-9760.
St. Albert, Sturgeon S.D., Morinville, Legal, Barrhead, Westlock and Parkland retired teachers and their spouses are invited to a breakfast social the last Fri. each month from Sept. to May at the St. Albert Inn from 8:45 to 11 a.m. for $16 per person. 780-458-6245.