The following support groups meet on an ongoing basis.

The following support groups meet on an ongoing basis.

24-hour AA hot lines: Orange County, 534-8525; Sullivan County, 295-1010; Ulster County, 331-6360; Pike County, 570-424-8532; Rockland County, 352-1112.

Al-Anon, Ellenville, Wed., 7 p.m. beginners meeting, 7:30 p.m. regular meeting. Ellenville United Methodist Church. 647-7094.

Al-Anon (Alateen welcome), Liberty, 7 p.m. Mon., 8 p.m. Sat., Presbyterian Church, 81 Main St. Call Jo-Ann, 798-5885.

Al-Anon, Woodbourne, 7 p.m. Thurs., Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Route 42. Call 434-2166.

Al-Anon, Wurtsboro, 7 p.m. Thurs., Community Church of Wurtsboro, 134 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro. Beginners and regular meetings. Call 888-0470.

Alcoholics Anonymous, "One day at a time" program, 5-6 p.m. Mon.-Thurs. and noon-1 p.m. Fri., Liberty Ambulance building. Call Marlene, 292-2144.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Bethel, 7:30 p.m. Sun., Bethel Presbyterian Church, 17B West. Big Book Study Group, closed discussion. Call Chris, 807-7538.

Alcoholic Anonymous, 8 p.m. Thurs., Eldred New Beginnings Church, 4 Corners, Eldred. Call Big Bob, 252-6799.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Monticello, Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Meetings held daily; call for schedule, 794-8080.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Narrowsburg, women's meeting, 7:30 p.m. Wed., St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Erie Avenue. Call 252-3919.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Rock Hill, 8:30 p.m. Fri., Methodist Church, 254 Rock Hill Drive. Call 796-2826.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Wurtsboro, 7:30 p.m. Tues., Community Church of Wurtsboro's meeting hall, Sullivan Street. Call 888-5626.

Arthritis program, state Department of Health Chronic Disease Division, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Tues., Mid-Town Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston. Call 331-1682, ext. 115. Also Thurs., Trudy Farber Building. 50 Center St., Ellenville. Call 647-1605.

Cancer support group for patients, families. Meets monthly, call for dates and times, Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris. Call 794-3300, ext. 2831.

Citizens Reunited to Overcome Cancer (CROC) offers guest speakers, experience sharing and discussion groups on a regular basis. Connect and support facing the miracles of survival. For information, call 291-8578.

Domestic violence support groups, meet weekly. Groups are nine-week program. For women who are affected by domestic violence. Call 888-503-HOPE.

Double Trouble in Recovery, support group and 12-step meeting for people with alcohol/substance abuse and mental health problems combined, meets 5:30 p.m. Mon., Always Action Clubhouse, rear of Recovery Center, 17 Hamilton Ave., Monticello. Call 434-5444.

EFFORTS, Emphysema Foundation for Our Right to Survive, online support/advocacy group. Visit or call local contact Linda Watson for brochure, 292-3824.

Families Anonymous, Blooming Grove, meets 7:30 p.m. Tues., Blooming Grove Daycare Center, behind Blooming Grove United Church of Christ, Route 94 and Old Dominion Road, Blooming Grove. For parents and families of children and young adults with emotional problems or drug or alcohol abuse. First names only are used. Call Judy, 888-2655 (Wurtsboro), or Sue Anne, 783-6107, or visit

Families Anonymous, 6:30 p.m. Wed., Literacy Center, 63 North St., Monticello. Call Marie, 985-7777; Marlena, 252-3836.

Gamblers Anonymous meets regularly in Woodbourne. For locations and further information, call 434-3798.

Gamblers Anonymous, 6:30-8 p.m. Thurs., Recovery Center's Always Action Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave., Monticello.

Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties Inc. Bereavement support groups for children and adults. For information on times and location, call 561-6111, ext. 316.

Liquid Assets breast-feeding support group for all breast-feeding moms and those about to be meets monthly at the Sullivan County Public Health Services, 50 Community Lane, Liberty. Call 292-0100, ext. 3, for information about date and time of next meeting.

Narcotics Anonymous, Ellenville, 8 p.m. Thurs., D. Feinberg Room, lower level of Ellenville Regional Medical Center. Meeting 6:30 p.m. Mon., Trudy Resnick Farber Center, Center Street. Closed discussion meeting. Call 647-6400.

Narcotics Anonymous, Monticello, 7:30 p.m. Thurs., St. Peter's Church, Monticello. Call 794-5577.

Narcotics Anonymous, Monticello, 1:30 p.m. Tues. Young adult meeting, 6 p.m. Wed.; meeting, 11 a.m. Thurs.; basic text meeting, 5:30 p.m. Fri.; regular meeting, 7:30 p.m. Fri., 8 p.m. Sat., Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave., Monticello. Call 794-8080.

Nicotine Anonymous, free 12-step program for all who have a desire to stop smoking, meets 6:15-7:15 p.m. Tues., Round Room, Oracle Book Store, 10 S. Main St., Liberty. Call 292-2934.

Overeaters Anonymous, meeting 10 a.m. Sun., Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave., Monticello. 12-step program also meets variety of times, places throughout the mid-Hudson, including Orange, Sullivan and Ulster counties. Free. Call the hot line, 657-6603, or go to

Parents Anonymous support group for parents of teenagers meets 7-9 p.m. Tues., support group for parents of younger children meets 7-9 p.m. Fri., CACHE office, 63 S. Main St., Liberty. Children welcome. Call Shelia Lyons, 292-5821, ext. 633.

Person to Person provides cancer patients with one-on-one support from a cancer survivor matched by age, cancer site, etc. Call 800-ACS-2345.

Relaxation and Stress Reduction support group, 1 p.m. Thurs., RISE office (Rape Intervention Services-Education), 14 Prince St., Monticello. Designed to empower survivors with concepts and techniques needed in approaching stress management. Call Cindy Zingher, 791-9595.

Seniors 55 and older seeking training and job placement through Experience Works, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues., 33 Lakewood Ave. Monticello. Call Anne Toomey, 794-0020.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6-8 p.m. Thurs., 311 Route 32, Newburgh. Call 361-5230 or 564-5485.

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