Get the Emotional Support You Need
Support groups provide a place for friends and family to share valuable information, caregiving tips and concerns throughout the Alzheimer's journey. If you are considering attending a support group, note that schedules and times change occasionally.
Please call the Helpline at 703.359.4440 or 800.272.3900 before attending a group for the first time to verify meeting information, obtain directions or other information about the group.
We have support groups in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. We also offer special early stage and younger onset support groups and a group that meets by phone (see below).
For the District of Columbia, click here.
For Maryland, click here.
For Virginia, click here.
TELEPHONE Support Group
EARLY STAGE Support Group
Connect with others online
The Alzheimer’s Association® message boards and chat rooms provide a virtual online community for persons with Alzheimer's, caregivers and care providers. Our message boards have thousands of registered members from around the United States and thousands more who refer to the stories and information that is available 24 hours a day.