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Alcoholics Anonymous or AA has two Friday groups that meet at Brick Presbyterian Church.

The first group. New Beginnings,meets in the Church Fellowship Hall from 12:30pm to 1:30pm For information regarding this group e-mail: Apetru3191@aol.com

The second AA group, Fresh Start, meets Friday evenings in the church Fellowship Hall from 8:00pm to 9:00pm For information regarding this group, call Tom at 732-920-5769.


Narcotics Anonymous or NA meets weekly to learn how to apply the 12 steps in our lives.

“Keep It Simple” meets in the Church Fellowship Hall on Saturdays from 2:00 – 3:30pm For information regarding this group call Craig at 908-720-1191 or visit the website:  http://www.ocanj.org/



WIC or Women, Infants and Children is a government health and nutritional program that serves to safeguard the health of low-income women, infants and children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating, etc.

The program meets at Brick Presbyterian Church, 111 Drum Point Road, Brick, NJ on Tuesdays from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm.

For more information about WIC or to make an appointment contact the Ocean County Department of Health at 732-341-9700 ext. 7520.

Or visit:Food and Nutrition Service or Department of Health and Senior Services: Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants,and Children


GROW is a Mental Health Organization which helps people who have suffered, or are suffering, from mental health problems. Members are helped to recover from all forms of mental breakdown, or indeed, to prevent such happening. GROW, founded in Australia in 1957 by former mental sufferers. Its principal strength is the support members give each other from their own experience in matters to do with mental health. GROW is grant aided by all of the Health Boards and by the Department of Health and Children.

A local group meets at Brick Presbyterian Church in Fellowship Hall on Tuesday evenings from 7:00 – 9:00 pm. For more information about this group please contact John Karnish at 732-228-0932.To learn more about this organization you may visit their website at http://www.growinamerica.org/ or call 1-888-741-GROW.

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