Support Groups

Building Resiliency Support Group

Meets at two different times monthly, choose the day/time that works best for you:

Second Thursday of every month, 11:30 AM-12:30 PM, or
Second Tuesday of every Month, 6:30-7:30 PM

For more info, contact April Adams via email or Candace Gray via email.

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For parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health needs, join us for a monthly virtual time to connect with others, support each other and learn strategies for self-care and stress reduction. Learn about resources available from Maryland Coalition of Families. We’ll explore a new topic each month.  

Self-Awareness is Wellness

Meets last Wednesday of every month, 5:30-6:30 PM.

For information and to receive link to virtual meeting, contact Teresa Ragsdale via email or call 410-703-0251.

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Join other parents and caregivers of youth with behavioral health issues for this virtual support group.  Enjoy networking, sharing parenting experiences and ideas while learning to form healthy relationships between caregiver and youth.

More Than Moms Virtual Support Group

Meets second Thursday of every month, 6:30 – 8:30 PM.

For more information and to receive Zoom link, contact Jenee Young via email or 202-993-4684.

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Join other moms to learn to cultivate your support networks, start a new self-care routine and think of yourself as more than the labels you are given.

Early Childhood Connections

Meets Last Friday of every month, 1:00 – 2:00 PM.

For information and to receive Zoom link, contact Nina Guth via email or 443-610-0483.

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Join other parents for a monthly virtual support session. Talk about parenting issues and get information about community resources while enjoying some social time.

Bigs & Littles Support Group

Meets third Tuesday of the Month, 6:30 to 8:00 PM

For more info, contact Tamara williams via email  or 443-878-3114.

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Join other parents of children age 3-17 with behavioral health challenges for a monthly time to network and share experiences and ideas. Participants will receive support and learn about community resources that can assist them.

Let’s Talk: A Caregiver Support Group for Calvert County

Meets fourth Tuesday of the Month, 6:00 PM

To register or for more info, contact Amy Young via email  or 410-913-9217.

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Join other parents and caregivers who are concerned about their teen’s substance use. Take time out to connect with others and receive peer support and information from Maryland Coalition of Families. We provide a confidential space free of judgement in which to ask questions and share experiences. Feel free to join whenever you can, for as long as you can.

The Self Expression Sessions

Meets every Wednesday, 5:00-6:30 PM
Please note, this group meets bi-weekly during the summer months! Meeting dates for July and August are:
July 13 and July 27
August 10 and August 24

*There will be no meeting on September 1

For information and to receive Zoom link, contact Janet Jones via email or call 443-878-9367.

The Self Expression Sessions- Virtual Support Group 2021.

These sessions are all about taking better care of YOU! Connect online with other parents and caregivers from the comfort of your own space to share, receive support, enjoy a few laughs and explore your creative side. Can’t be on the entire call? No worries! Join us and stay on for as long as you can. Can’t join every Wednesday? No worries, this group is ongoing.

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 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.

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.

Our Healing Hearts Family Peer Grief Support

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

Meets at Wesley Freedom Church, 961 Johnsville Rd, Sykesville, MD 21784. For additional information, 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.

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.