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Connecticut - Hartford County
       
Support Group Meeting Date/Time Facilitator/Contact

Caregiver Support Group Open to the public. Free. Please RSVP or call the office for more information!

1st Tuesday
of every month
10:30 AM

Cynthia Ebanks
New England Nightingales
Home Care Service, LLC
3 Forest Park Drive
Farmington, Connecticut 06032
860-676-4441
cgebanks@newenglandnightingales.com
newenglandnightingales.com

Windsor Support Group for those caring for loved ones at home or in facilities  3rd Tuesdays Peg Dromgoole & Pat Haney
Matianuck Avenue
Windsor CT 06095
860-285-1839, phaney1314@attbi.com
Windsor Alzheimer’s Support Group 4th Tuesdays at 7:00 pm Windsor Rehabilitation
& Healthcare Center
581 Poquonock Avenue  
Hartford Alzheimer’s Support Group 1st Tuesdays at
5-6:30 pm
Institute of Living
400 Washington Street  
Wethersfield Alzheimer’s Support Group 3rd Mondays at 10:30 am Golden Care Adult Day Center
370 Silas Deane Highway  
Farmington UCONN Health Cancer Center Breast Cancer and Caregiver Support Groups   (860) 679-2287

Any one caring for an adult
3rd Tuesdays 6pm
Light supper served
 
Peg Dromgoole, MSW
Town of Windsor, Social Services
599 Matianuck Avenue
Windsor, CT 06095
860 285 1839
 
Cancer/Oncology Caregivers   Charlaine Ogren MSW
Bristol Hospital
50 Brewster Rd., CT 06011
860 585-3987
cogren@brishosp.chime.org
Caregivers for persons with dementia - Affiliated with Alzheimer's Association of CT. Participants are community and in-house caregivers, as well as three professional caregivers. 1st Thursdays from
3:00-4:15pm
Pamela Atwood
and Heather Costello
Hebrew Health Care, Inc.
1 Abrahms Boulevard
West Hartford, CT  06117
860-523-3800
Email
Any caregiver 1st Thursdays 6-7 pm
Lindsey Kulas
South Windsor Human Services
150 Neveres Rd.
South Windsor, CT 06074
860-648-6361 x320
kulas@southwindsor.org
  
Stroke Support Group for stroke survivors, family members and caregivers 2nd Tuesdays from 3:00-4:30 p.m.

 

Tiffany Thompson and
Jeni Skukowski
Hospital for Special Care
2150 Corbin Avenue
New Britain, CT 06053
860-827-1958 x5091
tthompson@hfsc.org
 
People with Parkinson's Disease and their caregivers/loved ones

 

3rd Tuesdays from 1:30-3:00 p.m. Lori Annear, LCSW &
Kristin Mooney, LCSW
Hospital for Special Care
2150 Corbin Avenue
New Britain CT 06053
860-827-1958 x 6218
LAnnear@hfsc.org

ABI/Stroke

2nd Tuesdays 10 a.m.

Sandie Pino /  Stanley Ryjoch
Enfield Senior Ctr.
299 Elm St.
860-872-9163 x2528
860-745-0402

For a more extensive support group listing, visit biact.org

Employed Individuals with Brain Injury

Every other Thursday
from 5 – 6:30p.m

Nicole Greatorex
BIAC office, Conference Room – Please call before attending.
860-721-8111 x 311

For a more extensive support group listing, visit biact.org

Lupus and autoimmune diseases
Men's only Group
Children's Group at Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford.
3rd Wednesdays 6:30pm-8:00 at the LFA CT Chapter Marilyn Sousa & Pauline Brignano
Lupus Foundation of America
CT Chapter
97 South Street, Suite 110
West Hartford CT 06107
(860) 953-0387
lupusct.org
Anyone affected by Lewy Body Dementia, includindg loved ones with the disorder. 3rd Tuesdays 6:30 to 8 p.m. Amy Silverman
Greater Hartford Lewy Body Support
15 Starkel Rd., West Hartford (Senior Center, Bishop's Corner)
West Hartford CT 06117
860-216-1391
Email
Any Caregiver 2nd Fridays  at 10:30 AM except July and August Andrea Cofrancesco
South Windsor Human Services
150 Nevers Road
South Windsor CT 06074
860-648-6357
Email

People that have had a stroke and their caregivers/loved ones 3rd Tuesdays from 3:00 - 4:30pm Kristin Mooney, LCSW & Lucinda Soares, SPT
Hospital for Special Care
2150 Corbin Avenue
New Britain CT 06053
860-827-1958 x 5091
mooneyk@hfsc.org

LGBT (Lesbian,Gay,Bi-Sexual, Transgender)Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group. For a complete listing of available support groups visit alz.org/ct

1st Tuesday of each month 6:30 pm -7:30 pm.

Patty O'Brian
Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter
2075 Silas Deane Highway Ste 100
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
1.800.272.3900
pobrian@alz.org

Any Caregivers Support Group

 

Every 1st Tuesday of the month starting 11/5/2013 from 10:30AM-12:00PM

 

Cynthia Ebanks
New England Nightingales
Home Care Service
3 Forest Park Drive
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 676-4441
Email

Caregiver Support Group Offering support for in-home, local and long distance family caregivers for aging parents

 

4th Thursday
of the month

6:30 PM

 

Alice Rivers
A Homecare Success
Wethersfield Public Library
515 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield, Ct. 06109
alanaarivers@hotmail.com
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