May 8, 2010 in Features

Idaho support groups


Panhandle Autism Society Support – Dad’s Support Group meets the second Friday of the month at 6:30 p.m.Parent Support Group meets the third Saturday of the month from 9-10:30 a.m. Adult with Aspergers Support Group meets the third Saturday of the month from 10:30 a.m.-noon at 1323 Sherman Ave., Suite E, Coeur d’Alene. Childcare is provided, please call ahead. 704-3698.

Panhandle Meth Rescue/Mothers Against Methamphetamine – Meets at 11 a.m. every other Saturday at Camelot Estate Clubhouse, 2150 Guenevere’s Way, Post Falls; Judy, (208) 659-2839 or

Parents Reaching Out to Parents – for parents of kids with disabilities. Meets Wednesdays, 12:30-2:30 at Harding Family Center, 411 15th St. (208) 769-1409.

Parkinson’s Support Group – Meets at noon on the second Wednesday of each month at the rehabilitation gym at LaCrosse Health and Rehab, 210 LaCrosse, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 664-2185.

PFLAG – for parents, families and friends of lesbians and gays, a support, education and advocacy group for North Idaho; (208) 666-0187.

Priest River Area Diabetes Support Group – Meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Frank Chapin Senior Center, Fourth and Jackson, Sandpoint; (208) 263-0871.

Road to Recovery Debtors Anonymous - Meets Thursdays, 7-8 p.m. at Community Presbyterian Church, 417 William St., Post Falls. (208) 762-9919 or

SearchLight – For the adoptee, adoptive and birth parents/families; meets the first Thursday of each month, 7 p.m., North Lakes Family Center, 611 Lakeside Ave.; (208) 664-5941.

Sexaholics Anonymous – Meets in Coeur d’Alene: Mondays, noon-1 p.m.; Tuesdays and Fridays, 7-8 p.m.; and Saturdays, 9-10 a.m.; for locations, call (866) 291-0914; e-mail

Take Off Pounds Sensibly in Blanchard – Meets Mondays, 8:30-10 a.m. at the Blanchard Community Center, 685 Rusho Road. Call Cherie at (208) 437-0176.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly – Meets Thursdays, 8:30-9:30 a.m. at Post Falls Senior Center, 1215 E. Third Ave. (208) 773-3784 .

Take Off Pounds Sensibly No. 340 – Meets Wednesdays, weigh-ins 5:30-6:15 p.m., meeting follows, at St. George’s Parish, 21st Avenue and Lucas Street, Post Falls; call Willi Brimmer at (208) 773-4715.

Twins and Company – Support for mothers of multiples of all ages. Meets the second Thursday of each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Mountain View Bible Church, 3974 N. Chase Road, Post Falls. Call (208) 660-2925 or visit /twinsco for more information.

Unplanned pregnancies – Lutheran Social Services; for meeting schedule, call (208) 667-1898.

Vaccination Liberation Support Group – Monthly meetings for those who are questioning the safety of vaccines and are seeking information and options; Sandpoint, (208) 255-2307; Coeur d’Alene, (208) 765-8421.

Women’s Cancer Support Group – Support group sponsored by Kootenai Health meets Mondays, noon-1 p.m. at Kootenai Medical Center Post Falls Cancer Center, 1440 E. Mullan Ave., Post Falls. For more information, call (208) 666-3800 or 619-4138.

AIDS Coalition – For meetings information, call the North Idaho AIDS Coalition, (208) 665-1448.

Alateen – For ages 11-19, family and friends of alcoholics, meets at 7 p.m. at Church of the Nazarene, in the library upstairs, 4000 N. Fourth St. (208) 676-0549, (877) 615-2666,

ALS Association – Meets the second Tuesday of every month from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Hospice of North Idaho, 9493 N. Government Way, Hayden; (877) 201-3610.

Alzheimer’s Support Group – Meets the third Saturday of every month, 1:30-3 p.m., Kootenai Medical Center’s classrooms; (208) 772-2542.

AMEND Center Comprehensive educational, treatment and support center for men at the Courthouse Plaza, 520 Government Way, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 665-2432.

Anger-Management Class Meets Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. at AMEND Center, 520 Government Way, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 665-2432.

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