News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 16, 2013

SUPPORT GROUPS: Jan. 16, 2013

The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — For more information and/or sites, contact the numbers listed.

Vigo County

• National Alliance on Mental Illness, Wabash Valley affiliate for improving the lives of people afflicted by serious and persistent mental illness, 6:30 to 8 p.m., third Thursday, Memorial United Methodist Church, 2701 Poplar St. Call Betty Porter at 812-877-9950.

• Stroke Support Group for survivors and family, for learning how to address the physical, mental and emotional changes after a stroke through sharing experiences and lending support, 2:30 p.m., Thursday, Medical Rehab Unit, fourth floor of Union Hospital East, 1606 N. Seventh St. Call 812-478-4103.

Health, fitness

Crawford County, Ill.

• Battle of the Holiday Bulge, Healthy Home Series food and nutrition workshop, $20, 6 to 8 p.m., Williams Hall, room 107, Lincoln Trail College, Robinson, Ill. For registration and more information, 618-544-8657, ext. 1130, or

Editor’s note: Send items to Support Groups, Tribune-Star, P.O. Box 149, Terre Haute, IN 47808; (email); or 812-231-4321 (fax). List the time, address, date and cost of events and meetings open to the public. Events not open to the public will not be listed. Please include a contact name and telephone number. Items must be received 10 days before publication. Items must be scheduled events (not, for instance, club solicitations for new members or calls to volunteers).

For entertainment listings, see Nightlife in Thursday’s ’BASH section. For activities of social groups and organizations, see Groups and Gatherings in Sunday’s newspaper. For museum listings, see Thursday’s Tribune-Star.

Senior citizen activities run in Health & Fitness the last Wednesday of each month.