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Get the emotional support you need

Support groups provide:

  • A place to discover you are not alone.
  • A safe environment where confidentiality of shared information is respected.
  • Support in understanding, coping with and managing Alzheimer's disease.
  • Help in locating and using community resources.
  • Current information and research.

Support groups are free and open to:

  • Those with a family member or friend with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia.
  • Those caring for a person with dementia at home.
  • Those whose loved ones are in a nursing home.

We have many support groups, at various times and locations. Check to see if there is a group close to you that fits your needs.

View a complete list of our Support Groups here or through our Community Resource Finder.

If you prefer, call our 24/7 Helpline — 800.272.3900

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Connect with others online

AlzConnected is an online community where you can connect and communicate with people who understand your unique challenges. You can pose questions and offer solutions to dementia-related issues, create public and private groups organized around a dedicated topic and contribute to message boards.

Join the Alzheimer’s Association online community.

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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.