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Healing Tender Hearts, a grief group for children ages 12 and older who have lost a family member, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Circle of Daughters Inc., 4263 St. Francis Drive, Athol Springs. The cost is $10. Call Day Cummings at 627-4934 for required registration or information.

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The Schofield Adult Wellness Center in the Schofield Residence Nursing Facility, 3333 Elmwood Ave., Town of Tonawanda, will host a free program titled “What You Can Do About Anxiety and Depression” at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Cheryl Eberl, licensed social worker and owner of Wellness Connection, will give a general overview of anxiety and depression, what their symptoms look like in older adults, how to ease them, and share standard treatment protocols. For reservations or information, call 995-3851 or visit www.schofieldcare.org.

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A six-week “Living Healthy” program will be hosted by the Schofield Adult Wellness Center. Beginning Thursday, sessions will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. each Thursday through March 28. The program aims to help people who are living with a chronic health condition such as osteoporosis, arthritis, heart disease and diabetes to learn to manage their health condition. For required reservations or information, call the American Red Cross at 878-2371.

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The Living Healthy with Kidney Disease support group will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the third-floor conference room in Erie County Medical Center, 462 Grider St. All kidney, dialysis and transplant patients, as well as donor families, living donors and supporters, are welcome. For information, call Barbara Breckinridge at 885-7215 or Dan Tomczak at 553-6055.

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Free Heart Healthy Month health screenings will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Grand Island Family Practice, 1801 Grand Island Blvd., Grand Island. In addition to cardiac function, blood pressure, EKG, body mass index and carbon monoxide screenings, there will be information on health and wellness. For information, call 278-4300 (option No. 1).

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Support groups, and phone numbers to call for information include: Co-Dependents, fellowship of men and women whose purpose it is to develop healthy relationships, 7:30 p.m. today, Trinity Old Lutheran Church, 3445 Sheridan Drive, Eggertsville, 864-0746 or 609-3022; anxiety self-help, 11 a.m. today, participants must be chem-free and refrain from using scented items while in the building, WNYIL, 3108 Main St., 836-0822, Ext. 118; Helpmates, for those who have lost a loved one through divorce, separation or death, 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Salem Lutheran Church, 10 McClellan Circle, 824-2787; Gam-Anon, for family and friends of gamblers, 7 p.m. Thursday, Weinberg Campus, 2700 N. Forest Road, Amherst, 254-4941; Reformers Unanimous faith-based addictions program, 7 p.m. Friday, Hedstrom Baptist Church, 55 Losson Road, Cheektowaga, 818-1012; Alcoholics Anonymous First Step, 8 p.m. Friday, auditorium, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Niagara Falls, 278-4569; Alcoholics Anonymous International Group, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, 278-4569; Narcotics Anonymous, 5 p.m. Sunday, Memorial Medical Center Auditorium, 278-4569.