We may change the terms of this agreement or introduce new terms and conditions from time to time, in which case we will post an updated version of this agreement ("Agreement") on this Service and will update the "Last Updated" date above to reflect the date the changes take effect.By continuing to use this Service after we post any such changes, you accept this Agreement, as modified.Some support groups are peer-led, while others may be led by a mental health professional.Support groups are offered as a space where individuals can come together to share their stories, experiences, and lives in a way that helps reduce isolation and loneliness.
Outside the circle, the room is packed with onlookers — staff from social service agencies, attorneys: mostly women.Thank you for visiting this website, which is operated by an Affiliate of Sinclair Television Group, Inc. This site is one of a network of ad-supported sites operated by Affiliates of Sinclair each of which also operates a local television station (each a "Sinclair Affiliate Site" and, collectively, the "Sinclair Network of Sites").Each Sinclair Affiliate Site has adopted this privacy statement to the extent applicable.Once the plates are cleared away and everyone sits down in a semicircle facing the bench, a probation officer steps to the center of the room, with an empty plastic bin and a big smile. ” she says, as she collects everyone’s cell phones, to a chorus of groans.Next it’s time to present new members with welcome gifts: pink T-shirts with the words “DOPE TO HOPE” written in varsity letters."Affiliate" means a company controlling, controlled by or under common control with another company, or a company which shares common management.