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Florida - Support Groups


Broward County
       
Support Group Meeting Date/Time Facilitator/Contact

Alzheimer’s Association
English Telephone Support Group for Younger-Onset
Early Stage Individuals
(Diagnosed before age 65)

For additional information about Alzheimer’s Association support groups, please call our Helpline at 1-800-272-3900

Every Tuesday
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

The day and time of support groups may be changed without Chapter knowledge. Please call the group’s facilitator to confirm before attending a meeting for the first time.

For more information, please call Nancy Ginden, MHC 
954-895-8329

Alzheimer’s Association
English Telephone Support Group for Alzheimer's Caregivers

For additional information about Alzheimer’s Association support groups, please call our Helpline at 1-800-272-3900

3rd & 4th Fridays
of the month
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

The day and time of support groups may be changed without Chapter knowledge. Please call the group’s facilitator to confirm before attending a meeting for the first time.

For more information, please call Folarinle Fasida
954-245-8617

Alzheimer’s Association
English Telephone Support Group for Bereaved Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers

For additional information about Alzheimer’s Association support groups, please call our Helpline at 1-800-272-3900

2nd Wednesday
of the Month
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

The day and time of support groups may be changed without Chapter knowledge. Please call the group’s facilitator to confirm before attending a meeting for the first time.

For more information, please call Nancy Ginden, MHC 
954-895-8329

Alzheimer’s Association
Early Stage Support Group created for both the Patient in the Early Stages of Alzheimer’s disease, or those with MCI, and their caregivers. Groups are given at the same time and location with two different facilitators.

*Participants MUST pre-register and be screened for this group. Please call Chris Dragomer or Jaime Broadrick 800-272-3900

1st & 3rd Wednesdays
of every month
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Congruent patient
and caregiver sessions

Dr. Earnest Carlton  
and Glen Wilson
Memorial CARES
Memorial Hospital Pembroke

Please call for prescreening, registration.

Alzheimer’s Association
Early Stage Support Group created for both the Patient in the Early Stages of Alzheimer’s disease, or those with MCI, and their caregivers. Groups are given at the same time and location with two different facilitators.

*Participants MUST pre-register and be screened for this group.

2nd & 4th Fridays
of every month
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Congruent patient
and caregiver sessions

Chris Dragomer MSW  
and Jean Merget BSW
Broward Health North
Neuro Resource Center
201 E. Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064

Please call for prescreening, registration.
Chris: 800-272-3900
Jean: 954-786-7335

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

(Adult Children only)

2nd & 4th Tuesday
of every month
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Jean Merget
Broward Health North
Neurological Institute
201 E. Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
954-786-7392
 

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

Tuesdays
of every month
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Jean Merget and John Cavoto
Broward Health North
Neurological Institute
201 E. Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
954-786-7392
 

Alzheimer’s Association
Stroke Support Group
for stroke survivors and/or their caregivers

2nd Thursday
of every month
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Broward Health North
Neurological Institute
201 E. Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
954-786-7392
 

Alzheimer’s Association
Parkinson's Support Group

2nd Tuesday
of every month
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Broward Health North
Neurological Institute
201 E. Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
954-786-7392
 

Alzheimer’s Association
Brain Injury Support Group

3rd Tuesday
of every month
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Broward Health North
Neurological Institute
201 E. Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
954-786-7392
 

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

1st & 3rd Saturday
of every month
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ann Carter
Holy Cross Hospital
Zachariah Family Wellness Pavilion - Multipurpose Room
4725 N Federal Highway, 2nd fl
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
954-491-2499
 

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

2nd & 4th Wednesday
of every month
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Ann Carter and Carmen Perez
Hollywood Hills
Methodist Church
400 N. 35th Avenue
Hollywood Hills, FL 33021
Ann: 954-491-2499
Carmen: 954-989-8304
 

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

Respite care provided. Please call ahead to register.

1st Monday
of every month
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Christina Levine
and Laurie Langholtz
Amazing Age Adult Day Stay
7306 W Atlantic Blvd.
Margate, FL 33063

For more information call
Peggy Ogle: 954-970-9185

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

Participants MUST
pre-register. Respite
care provided.

1st & 3rd Wednesday
of every month
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Covenant Village
Senior Living
9215 N University Dr.
Plantation, FL 33324

For more information call
Georgia Foster: 954-328-6465

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

2nd & 4th Thursday
of every month
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Horizon Bay of Tamarac
Brookdale Senior Living
7650 N University Dr.
Tamarac, FL 33321

For more information call
Abby Blacker: 954-338-0449

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Group

1st & 3rd Tuesday
of every month
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Bonaventure Resort
250 Racquet Club Dr.
Weston, FL 33326

For more information call
Kim Harris: 954-296-3593

Alzheimer’s Association
Caregiver Support Groups

Respite care available.

ENGLISH:
Maria Silverberg
3rd Thursday
of every month
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SPANISH:
Antonia Gaynor
4th Thursday
of every month
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

CREOLE:
Marie Lou Delva
2nd Tuesday
of every month
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Easter Seals
at Southwest Focal Point
301 NW 103rd Ave.
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
954-450-6855

DEMENTIA FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP

3rd Sunday
of every month
1:30pm

Educational Workshops with guest speakers.

Light lunch served.
  

Romaine Kaufman
Heartland of Lauderhill
2599 NW  55th Ave
Lauderhill, FL 33313
954-485-8873 ext. 245
4296progdir@hcr-manorcare.com

Stroke Support Group
for caregivers and/or survivors. We have professional speakers as well as discussions.

A light supper is provided.

2nd Tuesday
of every month
6:00 PM

Janice Montes
Florida Medical Center
Medical Staff Library
5000 W Oakland Park Blvd
Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33313
1-866-498-5433
Janice.Montes@tenethealth.com
FloridaMedCtr.com

Stroke and Caregiving 1st Wednesdays
2:00 PM

Suzanne and Danny
Strokegroup.org Support for Survivors and Caregivers
2801 N State Road 7
Coconut Creek, FL 33063
954-722-5567
info@strokegroup.org

Caregivers of All Special Needs especially Developmental Disabilites and Deaf/Hearing Impaired 1st Sundays at 2 PM Shawn Rodwin /Rita J. Sordellini
Schott Communities
6591 S. Flamingo Road
Cooper City, FL  33330
(954) 434-3306
srodwin@schottcommunities.org
rsordellini@schottcommunities.org
ALSA Support Group 1st Wednesdays at 7pm Northwest Medical Center
Medical Arts Bldg.,
5901 Colonial Dr.
Suite 102 Margate
Kinship Caregivers of  Broward
(Formerly R.A.P.- Relatives as Parents)
3rd Tuesdays
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Piccadilly Restaurant
4697 N.State Road 7
Lauderdale Lakes
Monthly Speakers
Debbie Litz
Kinship Caregivers
of Broward County
1437 NE 2 Ave.
Ft.Lauderdale Fl 33304
(954) 764-3339, debbielitz@aol.com
Our Latin Thing!, support groups for Puerto Ricans HIV Positive and HIV Negative Every Wednesday
7:00-9:00 P.M.
Eladio/Louis
Edgar P. Mills
Family Success Center
900 N.W.31st. Ave.
Fort Lauderdale
954-273-2310 / 954-273-2311
Caregivers Connection   Debbie Corsini
A Ministry of First Baptist
Church of Florida
301 East Broward Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
954-973-1560, caring4caregiver@aol.com
Stroke Support group - stroke survivors and/or their caregivers 2nd Thursdays
1:00pm-2:00pm

Sr. Resource Center
North Broward
Neurological Institute
201 E. Sample Rd.
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
954-786-7333
groosa@nbhd.org
 
Diabetes Support Group and Lecture Series 1st Wednesdays
Support Group 2-3PM
Lecture Series 3-4PM
 
Laura Clement
North Broward Medical Center Diabetes Center
201 East Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064
954-786-2382
Lclement@nbhd.org
 
For those who provide care for persons with cancer 3rd Wednesdays
6:00 pm

Cancer Center Waiting Room
 
Linda Watson
Oncology Social Worker
North Broward Medical Center
201 Sample Road
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
954-786-5127
lwatson@nbhd.org
 
Parkinson Support Group Every Wednesday
11:00 to 12:00 n
Mary Bacon
Parkinson Disease
3356 SW 15 St.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL  33312
954-791-3143
mbacon@isd.net
     
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