Alzheimer's Association support 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 cultivate mutual support systems and social relationships while learning about available resources.
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Online support: AlzConnected®
In-Person Support Groups
Support group information is updated monthly and subject to change. Please call before attending to verify that your group is still meeting at the time, date and location listed.
Family Caregiver Support Group
Second Tuesday of each month, 7-8 p.m.
Oakmont of Capriana: 460 S. La Floresta, Brea, CA 92823
Please contact Judy Dickinson at 714.524.6951 or click here for more information.
Younger-Onset Family Caregiver Support Group - starting Sept. 15, 2016
3rd Thursday of each month, 10-11:30 a.m.
San Clemente Presbyterian Church: 119 Avenida De La Estrella, San Clemente, CA 92672
Please contact Dr. Jane Mahakian at 949.212.4105 for a brief telephone assessment and to confirm availability prior to attending first meeting. Click here for more information.
Monthly Telephone Support Group
First Monday of the month (upcoming dates: August 1 and October 3, July and September meetings canceled)
1-2:30 p.m. PST
This support group for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias is designed to provide emotional, educational and social support through regularly scheduled meetings. This support group will help participants develop methods and skills to solve problems as well as encourage caregivers to maintain their own health while caring for the person with dementia. Please call 800.272.3900 to sign up.