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AREA — Al-Anon family groups meet via Zoom and at person-to-person meetings.

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WATERBURY — Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury offers a free women’s sexual assault and incest support group at 6 p.m. every Thursday.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will host Dark of Winter Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro at 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, December 7 to March 8, via Zoom. 

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DANBURY — Patients who have been diagnosed with Lyme disease can help advance research by participating in the WCHN Lyme Disease Registry.

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NEWTOWN — Parent Connection’s Newtown Hope and Support Group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. each Thursday at the offices of the Newtown Parent Connection, 2 Washington Sq.

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AREA — Al-Anon family groups meet via Zoom and at person-to-person meetings.

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NEWTOWN — Parent Connection’s Hope and Support Group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. each Thursday at the Parent Connection offices, 2 Washington Sq.

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SOUTHBURY — Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury offers emergency shelter for battered women and their children, individual and group counseling, legal advocacy for civil and criminal matters, counseling and advocacy for children.

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AREA — The Connecticut Psoriasis Network has been developed for people who share a common challenge of living with psoriasis.

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OXFORD — St. Thomas the Apostle Church will host a care for caregivers’ support group from 2:30 to 4 p.m. monthly on the first Sunday of each month. 

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WATERBURY — Parent Connection’s Waterbury Hope and Support Group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. each Tuesday at Walnut Hill Community Church, 274 Bunker Hill Ave.

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HARTFORD — The annual open enrollment period for Connecticut residents who are seeking to enroll in health coverage plans for 2023 through Access Health CT, the state’s official health insurance marketplace, continues through January 15, 2023.

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LITCHFIELD — The White Memorial Conservation Center will host Dark of Winter Yoga with Judith Ehrman-Shapiro at 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, November 9 to March 8 via Zoom.

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OXFORD — St. Thomas the Apostle Church at 733 Oxford Rd. is offering two in-person bereavement monthly support group meetings and one Zoom bereavement monthly support group meeting each month.

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SOUTHBURY — The National Alliance on Mental Alliance will conduct a support meeting for families and friends of individuals suffering with mental illness from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 8, at the Watermark at East Hill, 611 East Hill Rd.

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WATERBURY — There are just a few spots left in a free, six-week Live Well With Diabetes phone workshop that will meet from 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays, November 8 through December 13.

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AREA — The Connecticut Psoriasis Network has been developed for people who share a common challenge of living with psoriasis.

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host Karen Anderson-Fignon for a talk about the differences between art therapy and art as therapy, individual versus group work, the kinds of art materials used and what it takes to become an art therapist at the Woodbury Public Library at 6:30 p.…

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Sgt. Anthony Cipriano and Oxford police officers have done their part by decorating the town with pink wooden ribbons made by 14-year-old Angela Gallucci, a family friend of Sgt. Cipriano. The officers are wearing pink patches and selling “Oxford …

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OXFORD — A Care for the Caregiver’s Support Group will meet from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, November 6, in the parish center of St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 733 Oxford Rd.

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WATERBURY — Registration is now open for a free, six-week Live Well With Chronic Pain telephone workshop for adults from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays, November 2 through December 7.

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SOUTHBURY — Dr. Wendy Hurwitz will discuss three different types of meditation and an alternative to meditation from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, November 3, in the Kingsley Room of the Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — The Housatonic Valley Health District is encouraging residents to get their flu shots to remain healthy and safe.

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AREA — The Connecticut Psoriasis Network has been developed for people who share a common challenge of living with psoriasis.

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WATERBURY — A free, six-week Live Well With Diabetes phone workshop will meet from 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays, November 1 through December 6.

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EAST HARTFORD — Donations of used cars are sought by the American Lung Association. Donating is a quick and easy way to get rid of an unwanted vehicle Those donating will receive a tax break.

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OXFORD — Immanuel Lutheran Church will partner with American Red Cross to host a community blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, October 21, at the church, 25 Great Hill Rd.

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WOODBURY — Dr. Wendy Hurwitz will present 10 Tips to Manage Stress for Teens from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 25, in the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South.

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SOUTHBURY — Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury offers emergency shelter for battered women and their children, individual and group counseling, legal advocacy for civil and criminal matters, counseling and advocacy for children and referral, outreach to the Hispanic community and community education.

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SOUTHBURY — Lynn Iannone, project coordinator, and Vanessa Clayton, community research associate, of Yale University Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center will speak on the new drugs and non-drug methods to treat Alzheimer’s disease at 1 p.m. Tuesday, October 18, at the Southbury Public Librar…

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SOUTHBURY — The National Alliance on Mental Illness will conduct a support meeting for families and friends of persons suffering with mental illness from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 11, at The Watermark at East Hill, 611 East Hill Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host a program on Restorative Sleep by Dr. Wendy Hurwitz from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, October 13, in the Kingsley Room of the library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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WATERBURY — Registration is underway for a free, six-week Live Well With Chronic Pain telephone workshop for adults that runs 10 to 11 a.m. Mondays, October 3 to November 7.

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LITCHFIELD — Quilts that Care’s 10th Anniversary Celebration will take place from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 5 at the Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — The Housatonic Valley Health District will host several drive-through vaccination clinics throughout the community this fall. HVHD will be administering flu vaccinations and Griffin Health will be on-site administering Covid-19 vaccines at these drive-through vaccination clinics.

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Robert A. Scott, partner in the Watertown law firm of Slavin, Stauffacher & Scott and a Woodbury resident, made his 300th donation of whole blood on Wednesday, September 7 at Watertown Town Hall. Mr. Scott dedicated the donation to his law partner, William Stevens, who is fighting brain …

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OXFORD — Immanuel Lutheran Church will partner with American Red Cross to host a community blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, September 23 at the church at 25 Great Hill Rd.

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NEWTOWN — The Newtown Senior Center features the Crafting Crew, a women’s discussion group, men’s breakfast club, ping pong players’ group, art classes, technology assistance, poker group, Spanish lessons, knitting and crocheting group and a garden club.