AUTISM SUPPORT GROUP: Putting the Pieces Together: A Support Group for those Touched By Autism will meet second and fourth Tues. each month at Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack St., Lowell. No sign-up required. Facilitated by Meghan Bourbeau, BS Developmental Specialist, South Bay Early Intervention. For info, contact Judith Hahn, 978-452-1736.

DIABETES LIVE & LEARN EDUCATIONAL GROUP: Meets second Thurs. each month, 6-7 p.m. at Lowell General Hospital Saints Campus, first floor conference room, 1 Hospital Drive, Lowell. Free. Call 978-458-1411, ext. 4502, 978-934-8447 or visit

DOWN SYNDROME SUPPORT: A support group for parents of children with Down Syndrome; meets third Mon. each month, 7-9 p.m. in Clark Auditorium, Lowell General Hospital, 295 Varnum Ave., Lowell. Children welcome. 978-459-6854, 454-0794 or 937-6511.