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.

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT FOR ADULTS: Meets each Thurs., 10-11 a.m. at Dracut Council on Aging, 951 Mammoth Road, Dracut. Call Lucille, 978-372-4211.

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

FAITHWORKS: A faith-based support group for unemployed and employed men and women in the Merrimack Valley, combining prayerful discernment, networking and practical job search and career skills in a spirit of fellowship. Meets at St. Catherine's parish center mezzanine, 107 North Main St., Westford. Visit or call 508-479-7254.

HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SOCIETY OF AMERICA: A support group for caregivers, those with HD, and persons of risk. Meets second Wed. each month, 7-8:30 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, Chandler St. Call 508-872-8102, ext. 18.


OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS: Does food control your life? Overeaters Anonymous can help with free meetings in the Lawrence and greater Lawrence areas. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Meeting lists available at or contact 781-641-2303.

12-STEP SELF-HELP GROUP: For concerned family members and friends of adults who suffer with a mental illness or serious brain disorder; meets each Thurs., 10:30 a.m-noon, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. Offered by CLM Behavioral Health in conjunction with National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, N.H. Chapter. Call 603-434-9937.