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Get the Emotional Support You Need

A support group provides a safe, supportive environment to allow family members, friends, caregivers, and other interested individuals to meet regularly for mutual support and to exchange coping skills with one another in matters relating to Alzheimer’s disease. All support groups are free and open to the public and of no religious affiliation unless otherwise designated.

If You Have Alzheimer's

We offer early stage memory loss support groups. Find more information on Early Stage Opportunities and Educational Programs, or call the Helpline at 800.272.3900.

Support Groups

In an effort to promote safety and support, our Telephone or Virtual support groups are available and open to everyone no matter where you live. Find a date and time most convenient to you.

Registration required for all support groups. Please register using the links below or call 800.272.3900.

Download our full list of support groups for May 2021

Virtual Caregiver Support Group

May 3
⬞ 1st Monday of the month 
⬞ 5:00 PM CT/ 6:00 PM ET
May 13
⬞ 2nd Thursday of the month 
⬞ 9:30 AM CT/ 10:30 AM ET
May 17
⬞ 3rd Monday of the month 
⬞ 3:30 PM CT/ 4:30 PM ET
May 17
⬞ 3rd Monday of the month 
⬞ 5:00 PM CT/ 6:00 PM ET
May 18
⬞ 3rd Tuesday of the month
⬞ 10:00 AM CT/ 11:00 AM ET
May 20
⬞ 3rd Thursday of the month 
⬞ 12:00 PM CT/ 1:00 PM ET
May 21
⬞ 3rd Friday of the month
⬞ 10:30 AM CT/ 11:30 PM ET
 

Telephone Caregiver Support Group

April 29
⬞ Last Thursday of the month
⬞ 11:00 AM CT/ 12:00 PM ET
April 29
⬞ 3rd Thursday of the month
⬞ 2:30 PM CT/ 3:30 PM ET
*FIVCO & Gateway Area
May 27
⬞ 11:00 AM CT/ 12:00 PM ET
May 27
⬞ 2:30 PM CT/ 3:30 PM ET
*FIVCO & Gateway Area

Virtual Early-Stage Support Group

Living with Early-Stage Memory Loss
⬞ May 14
⬞ 2nd Friday of the month
⬞ 11:00 AM CT/ 12:00 PM ET
Call 1-800-272-3900 for information
Early-Stage Caregiver Support Group
⬞ May 21
⬞ 3rd Friday of the month
⬞ 11:00 AM CT/ 12:00 PM ET
Call 1-800-272-3900 for information

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

Are you interested in starting a support group?
Please review our Support Group Requirements. Contact Helene French at hfrench@alz.org or 502.473.5337 for application and information on facilitator training.