Support Group Updates
Get the Emotional Support You Need
The Greater Michigan Chapter offers many support groups, at various times
Call our 24/7 Helpline at 800 272 3900. Connect with others online through the Alzheimer's Association message boards and chat rooms. This is a virtual online community for people with Alzheimer's, caregivers and care providers. Our message boards have thousands of registered members from around the United States. Click here to join the Alzheimer's Association online community.
Metro Detroit Support Groups include:
- Frontotemporal degeneration
- New Beginnings - This group supports and offers resources to a care partner whose person with dementia has passed away.
- Younger Onset
- Dial In
Central MichiganEarly-Stage Discussion/Support Group
Where: Alzheimer's Association 921 W. 11th Street, Suite 1W Traverse City
When: 1st Monday of the month from April through November
Time: 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Phone: 800 272 3900
Pre-assessment & Registration are RequiredKnow the 10 Signs
Where: Glen Eagle Retirement Community, 3950 Sumac Drive, Traverse City
When: Tuesday, May 26
Time: 10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
RSVP: 800 272 3900
West Michigan Support Groups
Early Stage Dementia Discussion/Support Group
Where: Spectrum Health Healthier Communities, 665 Seward Avenue, NW, Grand Rapids
When: Wednesday, May 6 - June 7
Time: 10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
RSVP: 800 272 3900 | 616 459 7423
Participants must have a pre-assessment
Early-Stage Social Engagement
When: Friday, May 1 Wednesday, May 15 Event: Breakfast at Wolfgang's Restaurant Lunch at Arnie's Restaurant Where: 1530 Wealthy Street, SE Grand Rapids 34 Squires Street Square Rockford Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Cost: Breakfast + tip Lunch + tip
Care Partner Newsletter
Support Group Listing
Facilitator Training - Metro Detroit
Alzheimer’s Association Facilitator Training
When: Thursday, May 7
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Alzheimer's Association - Greater Michigan Chapter
25200 Telegraph Road, Suite 100, Southfield
Cost: $40 per person and a light lunch is included
RSVP: Treena | 248 996 1058 | email@example.com
Facilitator & Education Program Presenter Training - Northern Michigan
When: Friday, May 15 Where:
Munson Healthcare Mercy Hospital
1110 E. Michigan Avenue
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Support Group Facilitator
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Education Presenter Training