The Geauga Family First Council meets the third Monday of the month at the Geauga County Board of Mental Health and Recovery Services building located at 13244 Ravenna Road in Chardon. The Geauga Family First Council meets on the third Monday of the month at the Geauga County Board of Mental Health and Recovery Services building located at 13244 Ravenna Road in Chardon. Meetings are open to the public.
For more information, please contact Tim Kehres, Geauga Family First Council coordinator, at 440-285-1201.
Donations are vital to the blood supply as the holiday season approaches, a time when blood donations tend to decrease. To encourage donations and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the movie “Elf,” everyone who comes to give on Nov. 10–30 will receive an exclusive pair of “Elf” and Red Cross socks, while supplies last.
Make a donation appointment by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org, or calling 1-800-733-2767.
Nov. 20, Geauga West Library, 13455 Chillicothe Road, Chester Township, 12–6 p.m.
Nov. 27, Cardinal High School, 14785 Thompson Ave., Middlefield, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Nov. 28, Adam Hall, 11455 E. Washington St., Auburn Township, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Nov. 30, Chardon United Methodist Church, 515 North St., Chardon, 12–6 pm
Help for Mental Illness
NAMI Geauga offers mental health support groups and classes for families and individuals affected by mental illness. There is no charge for participants. All offers are 100% partner-led, and we meet in person or on Zoom.
Life Recovery: A 12-Step Meeting
The open group for men and women meets weekly at Horizons Christian Assembly, 14920 White Road in Middlefield and welcomes anyone struggling with grief, alcoholism, addiction, depression, self-esteem or any debilitating addiction. of quality of life. The group offers support, encouragement, fellowship and discipleship.
FA Twelve-Step Meeting
Wednesday, 6:45-8:15 pm
Worried about food, weight, dieting or body image? Join every Wednesday for the Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous meeting in St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 11519 Wilson Mills Road, Chardon. All meetings are open. There are no fees, charges or assessments.