Connect In Person
The Alzheimer's Association support groups are designed to provide emotional, social and educational support for caregivers through regularly scheduled meetings. Here are the support groups currently offered by our chapter in Eastern North Carolina. For a printable copy of this list, please open this document.
Early Stage Alzheimer's Education and Support Group
The Eastern North Carolina Chapter is partnering with Duke Family Support Program to offer the Early Stage Alzheimer's Education and Support Group, which starts in September. Please contact facilitator Bobbi Matchar at 919-660-7509 for more information.
Caregiver Support Groups
Meets first Thursday from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at Carillon Assisted Living, Fayetteville
Meets third Thursday from 7:00 - 8:30 PM at Southside Church of Christ, Durham
Details TBA at Croasdaile Village, Durham beginning September, 2013
Meets third Thursday from 6:00-7:30 PM at First Baptist Church, Smithfield
Meets fourth Thursday from 6:00 - 7:30 PM at Spring Arbor, Rocky Mount
New Hanover County
Meets second Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 PM at Champions Assisted Living, Wilmington
Meets fourth Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 PM at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Wilmington
Meets third Monday from 1:30 - 3:00 PM at New Hanover County Senior Resource Center, Wilmington
Meets third Wednesday from 3:00 - 4:30 PM at Clare Bridge in Chapel Hill
Meets first Wednesday from 10:00 - 11:30 AM at St. John's Episcopal Church, Wake Forest
Meets second Monday from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at Alzheimer's Association Office (August 11 meeting has been cancelled)
Meets third Tuesday from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at North Raleigh United Methodist Church, Raleigh
Caregiver Telephone Support Group
Meets first Monday from 4:00 - 5:30 PM. Call 1.800.272.3900 for more information about joining this group.
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