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Our New York City support groups are now meeting virtually. Staff- and peer-led groups meet at the regularly scheduled times, but using telephone or online meeting services.

You can get help finding the right group for you and register by calling 800.272.3900. 

Caregiver Support Groups

Support groups are a place to share practical advice, discuss concerns and get comfort and empathy. We have groups across all five boroughs and several specialty groups.

Caregivers Connect: Bronx
1st Friday of each month, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Caregivers Connect: Manhattan
1st and 3rd Friday of the month, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Five Boroughs Caregiver Support Group
1st Wednesday of the month, 4-5 p.m.

Heart to Heart: Brooklyn
Last Wednesday of the month, 5-6 p.m.

Heart to Heart: Manhattan
2nd Thursday of the month, 2-3 p.m.

Midtown Link Caregiver Support Group
4th Thursday of each month, 6-7 p.m.

Queens Comfort Caregiver Support Group
3rd Thursday of the month, 2-3 p.m.

Self-Care Conversations 
2nd Thursday of the month, 6-7 p.m.

Specialty Groups

Adult Child Caregivers: Manhattan
3rd Tuesday of the month, 6-7 p.m.

Adult Child Caregivers
2nd Wednesday of the month, 6-7 p.m.
Caring Apart (Caregivers with loved ones in facilities)
1st Thursday of the month, 7:15-8:15 p.m.

Frontotemporal Dementia Caregivers
2nd Wednesday of the month, 6-7 p.m.

Grupo de Apoyo Para Cuidadores en Queens (en español​)
El tercer sábado del mes, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. 

Lewy Body Dementia Caregivers
1st Tuesday of the month, 6-7 p.m.

Men's Caregiver Support Group
3rd Monday of the month, 7-8 p.m.

Pataje: gwoup sipò pou moun kap bay swen yo
Chak 3yèm Lendi di mwa, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

A Space for Spouses: Brooklyn (Spousal caregivers)
3rd Wednesday of each month, 10-11 a.m.

A Space for Spouses: Manhattan (Spousal caregivers)
2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Young Adult Caregivers (20s and 30s)
Last Monday of each month, 6-7 p.m.

Early-Stage Support Groups

Our early stage support groups are for people who are in the early stages of Alzheimer’s or other dementia. Pre-screening prior to the first session is required for all early-stage support groups. Following the first session the group will be closed until the next cycle begins. Call 800.272.3900 for pre-screening and to register. 

Dementia Chat: Bronx
October 15-December 10
Every Friday, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Dementia Chat: Manhattan
September 20-November 15
Every Monday, 2-3 p.m.

ALZConnected Online Community

ALZConnected is a free online community for everyone affected by Alzheimer’s or another dementia, including people with the disease and their caregivers, friends, family members and neighbors, as well as those who have lost someone to the disease.