January 9, 2013

“Laugh yoga” for seniors Exercises to improve flexibility and balance. Thursdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St. 703-737-8039. Free.

La Leche League Mother-to-mother support and breast-feeding information. Thursdays, 10 a.m.-noon Panera Bread, 43670 Greenway Corp. Dr., Ashburn. lllashburn@gmail.com. Free.

Nar-Anon family group For family members and friends of those recovering from addiction. Thursdays at 7 p.m. Leesburg Presbyterian Church, 207 W. Market St. www.nar-anon.org.

Diabetes support Thursday at 11 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St. 703-737-8039. Free.

Parenting Alone group For those who have lost a partner to cancer while raising school-age children. Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Inova Loudoun Hospital Radiation Oncology Center, 44035 Riverside Pkwy., Leesburg. 703-698-2536. jennifer.eckert@inova.org. Free.

Cancer support For patients, their family members and friends. Thursdays, 7-8 p.m. Ashburn Presbyterian Church, 20962 Ashburn Rd., Ashburn. 703-729-2012.

La Leche League Mother-to-mother support and breast-feeding information. Friday at 10:15 a.m. Ashburn Library, 43316 Hay Rd. 703-753-3214. 703-737-8100. Free.

Abraham Low self-help program Support for people with emotional problems. Fridays at 8 p.m. Friendship House, 16480 Meadowview Ct., Leesburg. 703-777-1708. Free.

Leesburg blood drive Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Leesburg Public Safety Center, 65 Plaza St., Leesburg. 800-733-2767. www.redcrossblood.org. Appointments welcome.

Tai chi Stretching and strengthening movements, led by Suchi. Monday at 11 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St. 703-737-8039. Free.

Leesburg blood drive Monday, 2-8 p.m. The Village at Leesburg, 1603 Village Market Blvd., Leesburg. 800-733-2767. www.redcrossblood.org. Appointments welcome.

Alzheimer’s support For those caring for people with forms of dementia. Monday, 7-8:30 p.m. Galilee United Methodist Church, 45425 Winding Rd., Sterling. 703-430-2203. www.galileeumc.org.

Alzheimer’s support Tuesday, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-358-3402.

New mothers support Babies are welcome. Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Inova Loudoun Medical Pavilion, 224 Cornwall St., Leesburg. 703-858-6360. Free.

Loudoun Adult Day Centers 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. weekdays in Leesburg, 703-771-
5334; Purcellville, 571-258-3402; and Ashburn-Sterling, 571-258-3232. Respite for caregivers, offering therapeutic activities and individualized care for seniors with physical limitations and/or memory loss. Sliding-scale fees.

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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