Usui Reiki I Class (9/17, Tuesday, 5-9pm)

Usui Reiki Level 1 class increases awareness of the world of energy. Reiki therapy is easy to learn and use. This class teaches a gentle technique of laying-on of hands. Class includes lecture, handouts, certificate.Thurman Greco, Reiki Master Teacher, author of “A Healer’s Handbook” teaches class. Participation is limited. Please reserve your space. Class taught at West Hurley Library, 42 Clover St, West Hurley.

Men’s Support Group

Meets on the second and fourth Thursday of each month in the Woodstock Library at 7:30 pm. The Male Room is a safe environment where men gather to discuss issues of importance in their lives. If interested, please contact Gary at 908-754-1101, or scribeny@aol.com.

Suicide Support Group

Support group for those adults who think about suicide. It is called “Live for Today” and it is open and confidential, welcoming anyone whether they’re in times of wellness or in times of need. It provides an opportunity to identify and connect with the part of us that wants to live, offer support to others and share coping tools. It meets every Tuesday from 5-6pm at 300 Aaron Court in Kingston. Info: 845-339-9090.

Free Addiction Recovery Acupuncture Clinic

New Paltz Community Acupuncture will be offering a Free Addiction Recovery Acupuncture Clinic on Fridays from 7-9pm. A specific treatment using ear points only will be available free of charge. Come by and let acupuncture help to reduce cravings, assist the detox process, calm your nervous system, and support recovery. It is helpful for all types of addictions and all stages of recovery. Walk-ins only – first come, first served. 21 South Chestnut Street, New Paltz. For more information, call 845-255-2145 or log onto newpaltzacu.com.

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group of the Mid-Hudson Valley

Held every Fourth Friday of each from 10am-12 noon. Group offers support, information, educational speakers, exercise, social interaction and refreshments for people with PD, caregivers and friends. There is no charge for this group. Contact: Nancy Redkey, 914-475-2793; midhudsonparkinsons.org. Meets at the Unitarian Fellowship of Poughkeepsie, 67 South Randolph Ave, Poughkeepsie.

HealthAlliance Hospital offers Oncology Support Programs

WMC Health offers emotional support, wellness, integrative and healing arts programs for people affected by cancer including cancer support groups for women of all ages, young women, men, caregivers, women with ovarian cancer, & people living with metastatic. Info, times and dates: 845-339-2071; oncology.support@hahv.org; hahv.org/service/cancer-support-program. Herbert H. and Sofia P. Reuner Cancer Support House 80 Mary’s Ave, Kingston.