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

Caregivers Support Group for families and friends

Family members who live at a distance from their parents and are trying to provide care will benefit from this supportive group as well.

Please let me know if you can come. Space may be limited. Thanks for your interest.

4th Thursday
of the month
6:30 PM

Alice Rivers
A Home Care Success
Wethersfield Public Library
515 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield, CT 06442

Caregiver Support Group Where caregivers can discuss the celebrations and challenges as a caregiver. Any caregiver is welcome.

1st Tuesday
of every month
10:30 AM - noon

Cynthia Ebanks
New England Nightingales
Home Care Service, LLC
3 Forest Park Drive, 1st floor
Farmington, CT 06032

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
Windsor Alzheimer’s Support Group 4th Tuesdays
7:00 pm
Windsor Rehabilitation
& Healthcare Center
581 Poquonock Avenue  
Hartford Alzheimer’s Support Group 1st Tuesdays
5 - 6:30 pm
Institute of Living
400 Washington Street  
Wethersfield Alzheimer’s Support Group 3rd Mondays
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
6:00 pm

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
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
3:00 - 4:15pm
Pamela Atwood
and Heather Costello
Hebrew Health Care, Inc.
1 Abrahms Boulevard
West Hartford, CT  06117
Any caregiver 1st Thursdays
6 - 7 pm
Lindsey Kulas
South Windsor Human Services
150 Neveres Rd.
South Windsor, CT 06074
860-648-6361 x320
Stroke Support Group for stroke survivors, family members and caregivers 2nd Tuesdays
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
People with Parkinson's Disease and their caregivers/loved ones


3rd Tuesdays
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


2nd Tuesdays
10:00 am.

Sandie Pino / Stanley Ryjoch
Enfield Senior Ctr.
299 Elm St.
860-872-9163 ext. 2528

For a more extensive support group listing, visit

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

Lupus and Autoimmune Diseases
Men's only Group

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

People that have had a stroke and their caregivers/loved ones 3rd Tuesdays
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

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

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