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Men­tal health sup­port group

For ages 14-18 ev­ery Tues­day at 7:30 p.m. at The Merge. All are wel­come. For more de­tails con­tact Jimmy Bon­nell at 277-4973.

Al­co­holics Anony­mous

Meet­ings are held in the Burin Penin­sula Health Care Cen­tre Ed­u­ca­tion Room each Thurs­day and Satur­day, 8:30-9:30 p.m. A meet­ing is also held each Mon­day in St. Lawrence in the base­ment of the priest’s house. For more in­for­ma­tion call 277-4174, 873-6018 (Donna), 277-6666 (Shane), 873-3423 (Kevin) or 357-2317 (Cathy).

Nar­cotics Anony­mous

Nar­cotics Anony­mous is a group of re­cov­er­ing drug ad­dicts. It costs noth­ing to be a mem­ber. Weekly meet­ings are held in the ed­u­ca­tion/con­fer­ence room at the Burin Penin­sula Health Care Cen­tre, Thurs­day and Satur­day, 6:30-8 p.m. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Tom at 277-3058 (cell) or 891-1255 (home).

Child loss

The Com­pas­sion­ate Friends Burin Penin­sula Chap­ter pro­vides

sup­port for par­ents deal­ing with the loss of a child, meet­ings the last Wed­nes­day of each month at The Merge in Marys­town from 7-9p.m. for more in­for­ma­tion call Barbara Nose­wor­thy: 277-1837, Reuben Nose­wor­thy: 826-2919, Mau­reen Shea: 2773223 or Gwen An­tle at 277-0311.

Brighter Fu­tures

Preg­nant? Call the Healthy Baby Club! This Burin Penin­sula Brighter Fu­tures pro­gram of­fers friendly sup­port, help­ful in­for­ma­tion, food sup­ple­ments and pre­na­tal ed­u­ca­tion. Of­fices are avail­able across the penin­sula. Call 279-2922 or toll free 877-7772723

Cri­sis line

The New­found­land and Labrador Sex­ual As­sault Cri­sis and Pre­ven­tion Cen­tre has a 24-hour in­for­ma­tion and con­fi­den­tial sup­port on sex­ual vi­o­lence. You can call toll free 1-800-726-2743 or visit the web­site at www.nl­sacpc.com.

TOPS meet­ings

Reg­u­lar weekly meet­ings of TOPS (Take off Pounds Sen­si­bly) are held on the Burin Penin­sula. For time and lo­ca­tion in your area, call Elv­ina at 832-3813/5573.

Overeaters Anony­mous

The Overeaters Anony­mous Skype/tele­phone meet­ing takes

place ev­ery Thurs­day at 7:30 p.m. To take part, call toll free 1-877-738-1742 or email info. [email protected]

Gam­bling prob­lems

A weekly meet­ing for in­di­vid­u­als and fam­i­lies af­fected by gam­bling is held each Tues­day, 8-10 p.m. in the re­hab con­fer­ence room at the Burin Penin­sula Health Care Cen­tre. For more in­for­ma­tion call 891-5030 or 832-3690. If you need to leave a mes­sage, some­one will re­turn your call ASAP.

Se­niors Re­sources

The Se­niors Re­source Cen­tre, 280 Tor­bay Rd. in St. John’s, has an in­for­ma­tion line. Call 1-800563-5599.

Fam­ily re­source li­brary

Sa­cred Heart Parish Pro-Life Group, Marys­town, has a video lend­ing li­brary deal­ing with a va­ri­ety of pro-life/pro-fam­ily is­sues. This in­cludes short pre­sen­ta­tions, doc­u­men­taries and full-length films. They can be bor­rowed dur­ing reg­u­lar parish hours (279-1625) or by con­tact­ing any mem­ber of the pro-life group. Any­one on the Burin Penin­sula is wel­come to bor­row these re­sources. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Margie at 279-3580.

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