Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous is a free 12-step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, undereating and bulimia.

Call 781-321-9118 or contact Lorraine P. at 242-8190.

Visit the website at

Meetings are 7-8 p.m. every Thursday at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1293 Orange Grove Road, West Ashley.

The National Alliance on Mental Illness, Charleston Area, holds several support groups monthly for family members and friends of those with mental illness and for individuals recovering from a brain disorder/mental illness.

For information, call Joann at 871-1009, email NAMI Charleston Area at or visit

The Charleston Amputee Support Team meets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital.

The meeting is open to all amputees, family and friends. Contact Frank at 323-8893.

Narconon reminds families that abuse of addictive pharmaceutical drugs is on the rise. Learn to recognize the signs of drug abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk.

Call Narconon for a free brochure on the signs addiction for all types of drugs. Narconon also offers free assessments and referrals. Contact 877-413-3073 or

Support group for those with sarcoidosis meets at 6:30 p.m. the last Friday of every month.

Email or for more information. Meetings are held in the Medical University of South Carolina Colbert Building, Room EL 103.

Park in the Jonathan Lucas Parking garage and Ashley Avenue garage.