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Support Programs
Alzheimer's Association Support Group programs provide people with Alzheimer’s, their caregivers and others affected by the disease the opportunity to exchange information as well as develop methods and skills to solve problems. Participants are also able to develop mutual support and social relationships while learning about available resources.  To find a Support Group near you, view the full listing by County below, detailing the meetings held in our Chapter's area.

Memory Cafés
What is a Memory Café?
Memory Cafés engage families dealing with memory loss in a relaxed environment, promoting social interaction and support. As we face these lifestyle changes, let's remember that we each have an important story to tell. We're in it together.

Alzheimer's Community Forums
Held throughout our service area to bring greater understanding and involvement:

  • Learn about Alzheimer’s, dementia and memory loss.
  • Bring a friend who has been affected by the disease.
  • Share your thoughts about how we can help people in your community.

Interested in becoming a Support Group facilitator?
Participate in the Support Group Facilitator Training program. For trainings in your area, go to our Facilitator Training page detailing all upcoming program dates.
Looking to start a new Support Group? For more information email rmkohn@alz.org with any questions, or call 800.272.3900
Online support: AlzConnected®

DATE & TIME LOCATION INFORMATION
Support Group Facilitator Training
Tuesday, March 28, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
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Arbor Terrace
1800 NJ-35
Middletown,
NJ, 07748
Support Group Facilitator Training
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Hopewell Pennington Library
245 Pennington-Titusville Road,
Pennington,
NJ 08534
Early Stage Memory Experience Café

Third Monday of each month
10:30am - 12:00pm 
Beginning Monday March 18th, 2019

Presented by : Alzheimer's Association Greater NJ Chapter -Robyn Kohn, MA
& Senior Source
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Bergen County
Senior Source
310 Riverside Square Mall (2nd level- near Bloomingdale's furniture),
390 Hackensack Avenue,
Hackensack,
NJ 07601

Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP to Leslie at leslie@seniorsourcenj.org or by phone 201.342.0962

Or call the Alzheimer's Association on 800.273.3900

Last Wednesday of the month
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Bergen County
Sunrise Senior Living of Cresskill
3 Tenakill Park Drive East
Cresskill, NJ 07626

Third Thursday of the month
6:00pm - 7:30pm 
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Bergen County
Brandywine Living at Mahwah
814 Wyckoff Avenue,
Mahwah,
NJ 07430

Second Wednesday of the month
10:30am - 11:30am
   Memory Cafe
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Essex County
Livingston Bagel
37 E. Northfield Road,
Livingston,
NJ 07039

Hosted by Arden Courts

Second Friday of the month
10:30am - 11:30am

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Essex County
Grover Cleveland Senior Center at Caldwell Community Center
1 Procost Square,
Caldwell,
NJ 07006
Hosted by Unicity Eldercare

Third Wednesday of the month
5:30pm - 7:00pm
  Memory Cafe
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Essex County
Cedar Bean's
575 Pompton Avenue,
Cedar Grove,
NJ 07009

Hosted by Arden Courts

Last Tuesday of the month
4:00pm - 5:00pm

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Essex County
Clarendon Social Center, LLC
30-34 Okner Parkway
Livingston,
NJ 07039
Please note day change
Last Wednesday of the month
7:00pm - 8:00pm

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Essex County
First Presbyterian Church of Caldwell
326 Bloomfield Avenue,
Caldwell,
NJ 07006

Last Saturday of the month
11:00am - 12:30pm
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Essex County
Brandywine Living at Livingston
369 East Mount Pleasant Avenue,
Livingston, NJ 07039

Third Monday of the month
1:00pm - 2:30pm

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Mercer County
The Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville
2688 Main Street,
Room 104
Lawrenceville,
NJ 08648


First Wednesday of the month
2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Mercer County
Brandywine Living at Pennington
1430 West Franklin Avenue,
Pennington,
NJ 08534

Third Wednesday of the month
4:00pm - 5:30pm
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Mercer County
Brandywine Living at Princeton
155 Raymond Road,
Princeton,
NJ 08540

Third Thursday of the month
6:00 pm

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Mercer County
Artis Senior Living of Princeton Junction
861 Alexander Road, 2nd Floor
Princeton,
NJ 08540

First Monday of Each Month
April meeting will be held on 4/8/2019
7:00 - 8:30PM

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Middlesex County
Abundant Life Family Worship Church
259 George Street
(Entrance on 78 Nelson Street)
New Brunswick,
NJ 08901


Third Sunday of Each Month at 3PM

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Middlesex County
The Chelsea at Forsgate
319 Forsgate Drive,
Monroe Township,
NJ 08831

First Wednesday of the month
5:30pm - 6:30pm
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Monmouth County
Brandywine Living at Howell
100 Meridian Place,
Howell,
NJ 07731

First  Wednesday of the month
6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Monmouth County
Brandywine Living at The Sycamore
5 Meridian Way,
Shrewsbury,
NJ 07702

Second Wednesday of the month
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Monmouth County
Brandywine Living Reflections
at Colts Neck
3 Meridian Circle
Colts Neck,
NJ 07722

Third Wednesday of the month
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Monmouth County
Brandywine Living at
Governor's Crossing
49 Lasatta Avenue
Englishtown,
NJ 07726

Mondays, 2019
January 14, February 11,
March 11
10:30am - 12.00pm
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Morris County
Senior Center of the Chathams
58 Meyersville Road,
Chatham Twp,
NJ 07928

Last Monday of the month
3:00pm-4:00 pm

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Ocean County
Complete Care
Bey Lea Village
1351 Old Freehold Road,
Toms River,
NJ 08753

Second and Fourth Monday of the month
2:00pm

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Ocean County
Advance Memory and Research Institute of NJ
9 Mule Rd., Ste E-8 & 9
Toms River,
NJ 08755

First Tuesday of the month
10:00am

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Ocean County
Bartley Healthcare Nursing and Rehabilitation
175 Bartley Road,
Jackson,
NJ 08527

Commencing March, 2019
Second Monday of the month
10:00am
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Ocean County
Brick Senior Outreach Center
373 Adamson Road,
Brick,
NJ 08723

Please make a note of the revised meeting day and time, commencing in March
 
Second Wednesday of the month
6:00pm-7:30pm
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Ocean County
Brandywine Living at Toms River
1587 Old Freehold Road,
Toms River,
NJ 08755

Fourth Wednesday of the month
5:30pm-6:30pm
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Ocean County
Brandywine Living Reflections
1594 Route 88,
Brick,
NJ 08724
First Saturday of each month
10:30am - 12:00pm
Memory Café
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Ocean County
Emmanuel Community Church
331 Wheaton Avenue
Bayville,
NJ 08721
Third Thursday of the month
1:30pm - 3:00pm

Memory Café

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Passaic County
Van Dyk Health Care at Park Place
644 Goffle Road
Hawthorne,
NJ 07506

(Meeting at Farmhouse)

Last Wednesday of the month
3:00pm - 4:00pm

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Passaic County
Van Dyk Health Care at Park Place
644 Goffle Road
Hawthorne,
NJ 07506

(Meeting at Farmhouse)

First Monday of the month
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Passaic County
Milford Manor
69 Maple Road
West Milford,
NJ 07480

Last Thursday of the month
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Passaic County
Highlands Family Success Center
1546 Union Valley Road
West Milford,
NJ 07480
First Monday every month
1:00pm - 2:00pm
&
2nd Wednesday every month
7:30 - 9:00pm
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Somerset County
Bridgewater United Methodist Church
651 Country Club Road
Bridgewater,
NJ 08807

Second Tuesday of the month
1:00pm - 2pm

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Somerset County
Franklin Township Public Library
485 DeMott Lane
Somerset,
NJ 08873
Second Wednesday of the month
6:00pm – 7:30pm
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Somerset County
Brandywine Living at Mountain Ridge
680 Mountain Boulevard,
Watchung,
NJ 07069

Third Wednesday of the month
5:00pm
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Somerset County
Visiting Angels Hillsborough
719 Route 206, Suite 102
Hillsborough,
NJ 08844

Third Thursday of the month
6:30pm – 8:00pm
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Somerset County
Brandywine Living at Middlebrook Crossing
2005 Route 22 West,
Bridgewater,
NJ 08807
For all Groups,
Please call 800.272.3900 to sign up