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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Statement
Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter

The health and safety of our constituents, volunteers and staff remain our driver as we address the COVID-19 outbreak and as we continue to pursue our mission, today and in the longer term.
Based on the guidance from local public health agencies, we are implementing the following precautionary measures beginning 3/13/2020 the staff in the Delaware Valley Chapter’s area will be working remotely. We are prepared with technological and other support for our staff to successfully operate in support of our mission.
Alzheimer’s Association operations will continue, and we will re-evaluate these measures on an ongoing basis and resume in person engagements as soon as we are able, based on public health guidelines.
Meetings, events and participation both in internal and external activities will be conducted online or by phone whenever possible. Please check www.alz.org/delval for details on meetings and events.
During this time, the Alzheimer’s Association is available to you 24/7 for around-the-clock care and support:

1-800-272-3900
alz.org

Alzheimer's Association Delaware Valley Chapter

VIRTUAL Support Groups - April / May

No one should face Alzheimer's alone. Support groups are a safe place to develop a support system, exchange practical information on caregiving challenges, share feelings, and learn about community resources!

REGISTER TODAY to attend by phone or online
Call our 24/7 Helpline to register: 800.272.3900

 Monday, April 20 and May 18, 7:00 pm
Register 

Tuesday, April 21, 6:00 pm
Register

  Tuesday, April 21 and May 19, 7:00 pm
Register for April
Register for May 

Thursday, April 23 and May 21, 10-11:15 am
Register for April
Register for May

 

  Thursday, April 23 and May 21, 5:45-7:00 pm
  Register for April 
 Register for May

Thursday, April 23 and May 28, 6:00 pm
Register for April
Register for May 

 Thursday, April 30 and May 28, 5:00 pm 
Register for April
Register for May
   
Tuesday, May 5, 6:00 pm
  Register
 

 Wednesday, May 6, 10:00 am
  Register 


 Saturday, May 16, 1:00 pm
Register

   Wednesday, May 20, 3:00 pm 
  Register  

Support Groups in your Community

Alzheimer’s Association Support Groups offer caregivers of persons with Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder the opportunity to meet with others in similar circumstances at a regularly scheduled meeting in a safe, confidential environment. Caregivers attending support groups can discuss challenges, share best practices and knowledge about dementia, and find emotional support and empowerment from other group members. All groups are led by trained volunteer facilitators that receive ongoing support from the Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter.

Support Groups are available throughout

Southeastern Pennsylvania
State of Delaware
Southern New Jersey

at various times and dates of the month. Support Groups are listed alphabetically by county for each state in our chapter - select the appropriate area from the links above or Click on the Support 'tile' and enter your Zip Code to find the Groups nearest you.

Listings may change with short notice due to unexpected circumstances. Please contact the Alzheimer’s Association at 215.561.2919 for up-to-date information about individual listings.

Support Group Facilitator Workshops

We invite all facilitators and co-facilitators to join us for an in person workshop to ensure we offer a consistently high-quality experience to each Alzheimer's family. The details for these regional workshops can be found by contacting Joan Grasso, Constituent Services Manager

Interested in becoming a Support Group facilitator?

You can find out more about becoming a Caregiver Support Group Facilitator by emailing Joan Grasso, Constituent Services Manager

Support Group Facilitator Tools

Attendance Form

Brochure Order Forms

Connect with others

ALZConnected is an online community for persons with Alzheimer’s, caregivers and providers. Users have access to community postings, message boards and chat rooms populated by people with common experiences. Our message boards have thousands of registered members from around the United States and thousands more who refer to the stories and information available 24 hours a day.

In today’s technologically advanced world there are other easy to use options for communicating and sharing with others – let us know if you need help using one of these options. Our specialists are here to help.


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