Support Group Updates
Get the Emotional Support You Need
The Greater Michigan Chapter offers many support groups, at various times and locations.
If you prefer, call our 24-hour Helpline at 800 272 3900. You can also connect with others online through the Alzheimer's Association message boards and chat rooms, which provide 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.
Early-Stage Advisory CouncilThe purpose of the council is to:
Early-Stage Social Club
This is a recreational program that promotes cognitive, physical and social well-being for individuals in the early stages of memory loss. In-person assessment is required for participation.
Early-Stage Memory Loss Support Group
The Greater Michigan Chapter offers this support group for people in the early stage of Alzheimer's or related dementias. Their care partners, family members and/or friends are welcome to attend. This support group provides a supportive environment that promotes the sharing of thoughts, information and resources to facilitate participant's understanding of the diagnosis. Assessment is required for support group participation.
The Greater Michigan Chapter Art Program is for people living with Alzheimer's disease, and other dementias, and their care partners. This is a unique opportunity for individuals in the early and mid stage of the disease to create meaningful memories through art.
Living With Alzheimer's; For People with Alzheimer's
This is an interactive, three-part workshop where individuals with Alzheimer's disease and caregivers will have a chance to hear from others with a diagnosis of memory loss through recorded video vignettes and group discussion. Call to register.
For more information, to register, or for a pre-assessment, please call 800 272 3900.