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Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883

Spokane support groups

Women’s Support Group – Meets the second Tuesday of the month, 6-8 p.m. at Fairwinds Retirement Community, 520 E. Holland Ave. Soup, salad and dessert is available for $3. Call (509) 448-5660 for more information.

YWCA Domestic Violence For women who have experienced abuse in relationships; free and confidential. Child care available; 829 W. Broadway Ave.; (509) 326-1190, ext. 139.

Addiction Recovery Support Group - A group for those who have completed the Schick Shadel Hospital’s counter conditioning treatment, as well as for those who are curious about how it works. Meets Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m., CenterPlace 2426 N. Discovery Place, Room 207. For more information, email

Adult Co-Victims to Homicide or Other Violent Death – For information about times and places, call Dan Fox at Lutheran Community Services, (509) 747-8224.

Al-Anon Family Groups – Offers support and understanding for family and friends of problem drinkers by sharing experiences with finding solutions to common problems from living with or loving an alcoholic. Each Al-Anon Family Group’s one purpose is to help family and friends of alcoholics. Call (509) 456-2125 or visit for more information.

Al-Anon Family Groups – A 12-step group for family and friends of alcoholics. Meets Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Covenant United Methodist Church 15515 N. Gleneden St. Contact Molly at (509) 991-8834.

Alateen - A fellowship of young people whose lives have been affected by alcoholism in a family member or close friend. Meets Tuesdays from 7:30-8:30 p.m., College Hall Room 1898, Gonzaga University, 502 E. Boone Ave. Call (509) 747-6375 for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous – For meeting times and locations, visit or call the Spokane Central office at (509) 624-1442.

Alzheimer’s – For locations and times for the 12 support groups in Spokane County, contact the Alzheimer’s Association Inland Northwest chapter at (509) 473-3390.

Alzheimer Support Group – Meets the fourth Thursday of the month, Valley Hospital Education Building, Spokane Valley. Open to the public. Refreshments provided. Call (509) 924-4388 for more information.

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group – Meets the first Friday of the month. 2-3:30 p.m., Valley Hospital and Medical Center, Educational Building, 12606 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. Call (509) 924-4388 or visit