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Becoming a Volunteer Support Group Facilitator


Welcome Support Group Facilitators,

Thank you for all that you do. You are the arms of the Alzheimer's Association that reach out and comfort the people of our community that are facing this devastating disease. Thank you for providing HOPE!

We have created this section on our website dedicated specifically to you – our volunteer support group facilitators. Please contact me if there are any questions or suggestions. Enjoy!

Debbie Richman, vice president, education and outreach

By phone: 952.857.0551
By email: drichman@alz.org


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Becoming a Volunteer Support Group Facilitator

Does this describe you?

  • Good listener
  • Problem-solver
  • Sense of humor
  • Comfortable with expressions of emotion
  • Knowledgeable or willing to learn about Alzheimer's disease and related dementias and caregiver issues
  • Open to being trained as an affiliated volunteer support group facilitator with a commitment of at least one year

If this describes you, please contact Debbie Richman, vice president, education and outreach:

By phone: 952.857.0551
By email: drichman@alz.org

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