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
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 calling Fredericka Waugh.
Interested in becoming a Support Group facilitator?
You can find out more about becoming a Caregiver Support Group Facilitator by emailing Fredericka Waugh.
Support Group Facilitator Tools
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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