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Florida - Support Groups


St. Lucie County
   
Support Group Meeting Date/Time Facilitator/Contact

Alzheimer’s Association Early Stage Support Group created for both the Patient in theEarly 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. Please note that these groups require screening prior to attending

1st and 3rd Tuesdays
of every month
10:30 AM - 12:00 N

Congruent patient
and caregiver sessions

Donna True and Laura Zel
Alzheimer’s Association
Southeast Florida Chapter
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952
800-272-3900

Please call for prescreening, registration and location.

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

Facilitator is a Family Caregiver and Certified Health Coach. Our focus is on Caregiver's Self-Care and Emotional well being. Education, Support and Friendship. All family caregiver's are welcome to join. We offer a safe private place where caregivers can talk about what they are experiencing with other caregivers who understand and support them. Occasionally we have an outside guest to inform about resources.

Every Friday
3:00 - 5:00 PM

* Please call before attending the first meeting.

PSL Caregiver Support Group
Sherry Emery
121 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd.
PSL Police Building, Conf. Room
(PSL Blvd. & Airoso Area)
Port St. Lucie, Florida 34984
772-249-4114
sherry_emery@comcast.net

General Caregiver's Support Group 2nd & 4th Wednesdays
2:00 - 3:30 PM

Indian River Presbyterian
2499 Virginia Ave. Room 301
(corner of Virginia & 25th) Ft. Pierce
Treasure Coast Hospices
& Area Agency on Aging
Treasure Coast Hospices
2500 Virginia Ave.
Fort Pierce, FL 34981
772-465-0660
pbaxley@tchospices.org
Alzheimer's Support Group 2nd and 4th Fridays 1:00 - 2:00 pm Debra Browning, RN
Alzheimer's Community Care, Inc.
2401 S.E. Sidonia St.
(First Congregational Church)
Port St. Lucie, FL 986
772-336-2573
dbrowning@alzcare.org
 
Alzheimer's Support Group

 

 

1st and 3rd Monday
of the month
10:30 AM - noon
Debra Browning, RN
Alzheimer's Community Care, Inc.
2900 South Jenkins Road
(St. Peter's Lutheran Church)
Fort Pierce, FL 34981
772-336-2573
dbrowning@alzcare.org
 

Bereavement support groups

Numerous groups throughout week

Treasure Coast Hospice
5000 Dunn Road
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
772-403-4530
Wmahood@tchospice.org

Caregiver Support Group

1st Wednesday
of each month 
10:30am - 12:00pm

 Clubhouse at Cascades
Bethany Road
St. Lucie West 

Laura Zel
561-209-6124

Parkinson's Disease Support Group for Caregivers and Care recipients

3rd Tuesday
of each month
2:00pm - 3:30pm

At Harbor Place
3700 SE Jennings Rd. PSL

Laura Zel
561-209-6124

End stage Dementia / Alzhiemers Caregivers

1st and 3rd Wednesday
of the month
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Darlene Webb
Treasure Coast Hospice
5000 Dunn Rd.
St. Lucie, FL 34981
772-403-6264
dwebb@tchospice.org