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you need

Support groups provide a place to share valuable information such as caregiving tips, and concerns throughout the Alzheimer’s journey. We make every effort to keep this support group list current. Please help us keep it up to date. For questions please call our 24/7 helpline at 1.800.272.3900

Click here for a full list of support groups in your area.

Early-stage support group

The Alzheimer’s Association's early-stage support groups are designed to provide emotional, educational and social support for people in the early stage of Alzheimer's disease or related dementia, and their carepartner, through regularly scheduled meetings. The group meets for 8-weeks at a time and registration is required.

To register please contact, Brandi Schneider LMSW, 479.751.3043, Ext.245. Group meets at the Schmieding Center for Senior Health & Education: 2422 N. Thompson St, Springdale, AR 72764

2018 Winter Schedule - All meetings take place on Thursday's from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

January 11
January 18
January 25
February 1
February 8
February 15
February 22
March 1

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In addition to the early-stage support group, the Alzheimer's Association has an early-stage social engagement program that meets at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. For more information, click here.

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.

Join the Alzheimer’s Association online community.

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Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.