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Find a Support Group

For the most up to date support group listings, use our community resource finder.

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Support Groups for Caregivers

Please note that the Support Groups information is updated monthly and is subject to change.  Please call before attending to verify that your group is still meeting at the time, date and location listed.

Please select the area that is closest to you:

Bay Area
Counties serviced in this area include: Alameda County, Contra Costa County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County, Santa Clara County and Solano County

Counties serviced in this area include: Butte County and Shasta County

Counties serviced in this area include: Fresno County, Madera County, Merced County and Tulare County

Counties serviced in this area include: Monterey County

North Bay
Counties serviced in this area include: Marin County, Napa County and Sonoma County

Northern Nevada Area
Counties serviced in this area include: Carson City, El Dorado County, Douglas County, Humboldt County, Lyon County, Nevada County and Washoe County

Counties serviced in this area include: Amador County, El Dorado County, Nevada County, Placer County, Sacramento County, San Joaquin County, Stanislaus County and Yolo County

Santa Cruz
Counties serviced in this area include: San Benito County and Santa Cruz County


These groups are designed for persons with mild memory loss or other symptoms due to Early Stage Alzheimer’s or related disorder. Separate, concurrent groups for family members are available in most locations. Meet others in similar situations and share strategies for living with Alzheimer's disease or a related disorder. Groups are led by compassionate, professional facilitators. Prescreening is required prior to enrollment and receiving group meeting details.

For more information about early stage support groups please contact 800.272.3900

Telephone and Google Hangout Support Groups for Family Caregivers

  Dementia Caregiver Group
4th Monday, 7-8:30 p.m.
Facilitator: David Hahklotubbe
To register: Heather Gray, 408.372.9935
  Frontal Temporal Dementia Adult Children Group
3rd Thursday, 5-6:30 p.m.
To register: Jamie C. Fong, 415.476.8613
  Spanish Speaking Dementia Caregiver Group
2nd Wednesday, 7-8:30p.m.
To register: Yuliana Mendoza, 831.647.9890
  Google Hangout Support Group
Google Hangout 1
Under 40 Caregiver Support Group
2nd Tuesday of the Month, 7-8:30 p.m.
To register:

Spanish Speaking Dementia Caregiver Group
Spanish Telephone Caregiver Support
4th Tuesday of the Month, 6-7:30 p.m.
To register: Holly Rylance, 707.573.1210

Looking to Contact a Group?

If you are a researcher or organization interested in connecting with a specific support group, please contact Heather Gray to discuss.  We protect the privacy and information of our support group members and ask that you do not solicit any support group.



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