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Under present circumstances, many local clubs and support groups have suspended their in-person meetings. If you need information about any of these groups, their contact information is listed:

 

COMMUNITY CLUBS

German Group — call 903-306-2059 or 903-223-8075.

 

Arklatex Woodcarving Club — call Porter McAfee at 870-773-7404.

 

Cadet Program Civil Air Patrol — teen group, call 903-336-1460.

Civil Air Patrol Senior Officers — call 903-336-0042.

 

Duplicate Bridge Club — call Fred Borum at 870-584-9224.

 

Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie and Auxiliary 2684 — call 870-774-9991.

 

Metaphysical Discussion Group — call Lisa Jewell at 903-490-5503.

 

Tai Chi Club of Texarkana — call Susan Moore at 870-774-2819.

 

Texarkana Coin Club — call Frank McFerrin at 903-824-4167.

 

Texarkana Evening Lions Club — call 903-794-0076.

 

ADDICTION SUPPORT GROUPS

Alanon — call 903-701-5641.

 

Alateens — call 870-772-6088.

 

Alcoholics Anonymous — call 903-794-4731 or 903-798-1024.

 

Celebrate Recovery — Group meeting at Church on the Rock, call Terry Anderson at 903-701-9553.

Celebrate Recovery — Group meeting at First Baptist Church, Moores Lane, call Patty Ashby at 903-831-6000.

Celebrate Recovery — group meeting at First Church of God, call 870-772-4446.

Celebrate Recovery — group meeting at Life House Church, call Bubba Ray at 870-648-5307.

 

Cocaine Anonymous — call 903-556-8337 or 903-733-7729.

 

Co-Dependents Anonymous meeting at 303 W. Broad St., call Susan Moore at 870-774-2819.

Co-Dependents Anonymous meeting at Living Hope Group, call 903-792-3000 or 903-278-6245.

 

Narconon — call 1-800-431-1754 or visit stopaddiction.com. Visit www.narcononnewliferetreat.org/blog/naloxone-availability.html to learn about the overdose reversing drug known as naloxone and find out about its availability.

 

Narcotics Anonymous meeting at 404 Quonset Drive — call 1-888-629-6757.

 

Sex Addicts Anonymous — [email protected]

 

EDUCATION/FAMILY

Holiday Springs Water Park lifegard training, call Darrell at 870-772-2200 or 903-824-4564.

 

Adult education classes for GED and ESL in Texarkana. Free GED classes in Atlanta, Hughes Springs, Linden (ESL only) and New Boston. Call Karen Ottinger at 903-794-2858 or [email protected]

 

Adult education classes for refresher, GED or ESL at Texarkana, Ark., Adult Education Center and in Foreman, Ashdown, Genoa, Bradley, Fouke, Prescott, Nevada and Stamps — call 870-774-4414 or 870-772-2006.

 

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) — call 903-831-6000.

 

TEACH, Texarkana Educators Association of Christian Homeschoolers — www.homeschool-life.com/tx/teach.

 

TORCH Homeschool Support Group — call Kim Bragg at 870-653-6204.

 

Texarkana College CPR and First Aid classes — call the Continuing Education Division at 903-838-4541, ext. 3270.

 

Texarkana La Leche League, Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group, call Georgiaberry Mobley at 870-653-3062.

 

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUPS

Dierksen Hospice Grief Support Group — call 870-773-4353 or 903-793-6350.

 

Grief Group meeting at Queen City Funeral Home — call 903-796-9669.

 

Hospice of Texarkana/Hospice of Hope Movers and Shakers Grief Support Group — call Barbara at 903-794-4263.

 

MEDICAL SUPPORT GROUPS

Alzheimer's Support Groups: Forget-Me-Not group — call 903-277-1253; Alliance Support Group call 870-772-6075; Dierks, Ark., group — call 870-451-2101; Jefferson, Texas, group — call 903-665-3903; Mount Pleasant, Texas, group — call 903-577-6593.

 

Lymphedema Support Group — call 903-614-4458 for information.

 

Amputation Support Group — call Mae Tariman at 903-614-4000.

 

Arklatex Lyme Disease Support Group — call Annette Sharp at 903-748-9182.

 

Hear the Ark-La-Tex Autism Parent Support Group — call Shasta at 903-490-1186.

 

Brain Injury Support Group — call Elizabeth Dalby at 903-614-4455.

 

Coping with Breast Cancer Support Group — call 903-614-2675.

 

Diabetes Support Group — call 903-614-2034.

 

Miller County Parkinson's Support Group and Care Partner Support Group — call Nancy Bailey at 870-626-3089, toll free in Arkansas at 800-272-2127 or KaSandra Gillbeau at 870-773-2030.

 

Hempstead County Parkinson's and Caregiver Support Group — call the Area Agency on Aging toll free at 800-272-2127, Ext. 105, or the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging at 870-773-2030.

 

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Arkansas support group — contact Kim Siebert at [email protected]

 

Stroke Support Group meeting at CHRISTUS St. Michael Rehabilitation Hospital — call 903-614-4459.

Stroke Support Group meeting at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital — call 903-735-5062.

 

Texarkana Resources for the Disabled Board of Directors — call 870-774-9675.

 

TexArk Hearing Loss Association of America — call 870-330-0449 for information.

 

Tri-States Fibromyalgia Support Group — call Eleanor Mongold at 870-832-3072.

 

VETERANS

Veterans Helping Veterans Support Group — call Sam Cross at 903-278-8953. Officials advise participants to arrive early as the courthouse doors close at 5 p.m.

 

WEIGHT LOSS

New Boston Weight Watchers — call 1-800-521-5566.

Weight Watchers Studio, 3416 Richmond Road — call 1-800-651-6000 for info.

 

TOPS No. 665 — call LaRue Shelling at 903-826-4005.

TOPS No. 1324 — call Sue McKin at 903-559-2016.

 

For a complete Self-Help listing, go to texarkanagazette.com.

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