• Celebrate Recovery -- 7 p.m. Fridays ongoing. A free program open to anyone in the community who is experiencing pain, brokenness or needs support and encouragement. New Birth Church, 1411 E. Leland Road, Pittsburg. 925-439-8989, celebraterecovery@newbirthcal.org.

  • East County Care Providers Network -- 7-10 p.m. fourth Thursdays. A monthly support and training group for in-home child care providers. Sutter Delta Medical Center, Community Education Room, 3901 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. Free. 925-779-3570.

  • Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous -- 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays. A 12-step program for individuals who are overweight, underweight or obsessed with food or weight, and would like recovery. Kaiser Permanente Hospital, 5601 Dear Valley Road, first floor, Antioch. 925-513-3015.

  • Grief Support for Adults -- 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Sutter Delta Medical Center, conference rooms, 3901 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. 925-779-3613.

  • Homeschool Support -- A home-school support group with members from Discovery Bay, Brentwood, Antioch and Oakley. Kids activities, field trips, classes, park days and moms' night out. For information, e-mail Jodie Dale at jaxmom98@hotmail.com or go to www.thehomeschoolexplorers.com.


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    n HOW Overeaters Anonymous -- 12:30-1:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday. Pittsburg Health Center, WIC classroom, 2311 Loveridge Road. Pam, 925-706-8380.

  • LifeRing -- Noon Mondays ongoing, Kaiser Delta Fair, Women's Health Center meeting room, Delta 3624 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch and 7 p.m. Thursdays ongoing, Conference room 1, Sutter Delta Medical Center, 3901 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. LifeRing is a faith-based organization of support groups for those who want to overcome alcohol and/or drug addiction. 925-301-3277, bobdriskell@yahoo.com.

  • Overeaters Anonymous -- 7-9:30 p.m. Fridays, conference room 1 and 9-10 a.m. Sundays, board room, Sutter Delta Medical Center, 3901 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. A fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. Free. 925-779-3570.

  • Parents With Special Needs Children -- 6:30-8 p.m. second Wednesdays. Information and emotional support for parents with special needs children. Complimentary beverages. Black Bear Diner, 3201 Main St., Oakley. 925-518-8798, eastcccountyspecialkids@yahoogroups.com.

  • Quit Smoking Today -- 6-8 p.m. Mondays. Get the information and support you need to succeed. Sutter Delta Medical Center, 3901 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. Michelle Keller, 925-779-3613 or mkellem1@sutterhealth.org.

  • Weight Loss Surgery Support -- 6-8 p.m. second and fourth Mondays. Open to all people who have either had bariatric surgery or who are considering it. Sutter Delta Medical Center, Community Education Room, 3901 Lone Tree Way, Antioch. Free. 925-779-3570.