Support Groups

Western Maryland Cup of Tea Online Support Group for Parents and Caregivers

Meets fourth Friday of the month, 1:00-2:00 PM

For information and to receive Zoom link, contact Ula Slider via email or call 240-818-3534.

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Grab a cup of tea (or your favorite relaxing beverage) and join this online support group for parents and caregivers of children with ADHD, autism, anxiety, conduct disorders or other behavioral health challenges.

Caregiver Connections Online Support Group

Meets Third Thursday of every month, 8:00 – 9:30 pm

For information and to receive Zoom link, contact Ula Slider via email or call 240-818-3534.

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Join other parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health challenges to receive peer support and information about community resources for your family in Western Maryland.

Caregiver Connections Online Support Group

Meets Second Thursday of every month, 7:00 – 8:00 pm

For information and to receive Zoom link, contact Ula Slider via email or call 240-818-3534.

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Join other parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health challenges to receive peer support and information about community resources for your family in Western Maryland.

Fabulous First Five Years Online Parent Support Group

Meets Third Monday of the Month, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

For more information and to receive Zoom link, contact Ula Slider at via email or 240-818-3534.

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Join other parents and caregivers in western Maryland for a virtual support group to share the joys and challenges of parenting an infant, toddler or preschooler. Learn about local resources while sharing ideas and experiences with other parents.

Sharing Our Strength Online Support Group

Meets Second Wednesday of the Month, 2:00 – 3:00 PM

For more information and to receive Zoom link, contact Jen Neithercott via email or 443-472-9833.

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Join other parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health challenges for support and conversation. Spend time chatting and supporting one another, sharing information on local resources and enjoying a short program on a featured topic.

Family Ties Support Group

Meets Every Last Tuesday of the Month, 9:30 to 11:30 AM at Lake Elkhorn Park, 7200 Dockside Lane, Columbia, MD

For more info, contact Nina Guth via email or 443-610-0483.

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Join other parents for a monthly walk and talk session. Get peer support, talk about parenting issues and get information about community resources, all while enjoying some outdoor time.

Online Support Group: Laughter Insight Family Training (LIFT)

Meets Every Tuesday of each month, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

For additional information and to receive Zoom link, contact Cindy Kirk via email or call 443-741-8672.

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For parents and caregivers of young people with mental health or substance use needs. Get a lift and support from other families struggling with these same challenges.

Online Support Group: Under the Umbrella Tree

Meets the Fourth Thursday of Every Month, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

For additional information and to receive Zoom link, contact Somer Sawyer via email or call 443-896-6289.

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Join other parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health challenges and receive peer support and information about community resources for your family in Harford County.

Walk and Talk

When: Meets the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the Month, May through September, 10:00 – 11:30 AM

Where: Idlewild Park, 115 Idlewild Ave., Easton, MD

For more information, contact Cathy Anderson via email or 443-472-8452.

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In Person Walking Support Group for parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health challenges. Enjoy some outdoor self-care and support. Healthy refreshments included!

Our Healing Hearts Family Peer Grief Support

Meets Fourth Tuesday of Every Month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm

For additional information and to receive Zoom link, contact Beth Schmidt via email or call 202-573-6773.

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Child loss to substance overdose is a unique and isolating situation. We are a grief support group for any parent coping with this heartbreaking experience.

Clearer Skies Support Group for Families

Meets First Thursday of the Month, 5:30 to 6:30 PM

For more information and to receive Zoom link, contact Tanya Mech via email or call 443-896-6333.

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Join us for a virtual Support Group to welcome families to MCF. Connect with other parents and caregivers of children with behavioral health challenges. Learn about the ways MCF can support you and your family and get tips on how to form a healthy relationship between parent and child.

Calming Our Chaos

Meets online the Second Wednesday of the Month, 6:00 to 7:00 PM

For more information and Meeting link, contact Crystal Simpson at via email or 443-878-3461.

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Join other parents and caregivers of children with behavioral health challenges for support and conversation. We will share information on local resources, have a short program on a featured topic, then spend some time chatting and supporting one another.

There are also other organizations that may offer support groups that are not included on this list. To learn more, head to the Resources page.