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Kentucky - Support Groups

Jefferson County
   
Support Group Meeting Date/Time Facilitator/Contact
General Caregiver Group
 
2nd Thursday at 6:30pm
Free respite care provided; Reservations required
Arden Courts, 10451 Linn Station Rd., Louisville
(502) 423-8776

Caregiver of those with Alzheimer's or dementia

2nd Tuesday of the month at 2:00 pm

Becky Beanblossom
Home Instead Senior Care
4610 Taylorsville Road
Louisville, KY 40220

 

General Caregiver Group
 
Last Wednesday at 2:00pm
Free respite care provided; Reservations required
Carolyn Arnold or Sharlee McDonald
Caritas Medical Center, 1850 Bluegrass Ave., Louisville
(502) 363-2685; (502) 933-1178
3rd Thursday at 2:00pm Rev. Rebecca Church or
Deanna Young, RN
Christ Church United Methodist, 4614 Brownsboro Rd., Cloister Room, Louisville
(502) 969-3277
Alzheimer's Support Group Meets twice a month Rev. George Buckwalter
Episcopal Church Home
7504 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40222
(502) 736-7806
For Spouses of Persons with Alzheimer's 2nd Wednesday at 7:30pm Joan Kincade
Episcopal Church Home, 1201 Lyndon Lane, Louisville
(502) 425-8840
General Caregiver Group
 
4th Thursday at 6:30pm
Free respite care provided; Reservations required
Mercia Frierson
Lifestyle Enrichment Campus, St. Stephen Church
413 South 40 St., Louisville
(502) 774-4958
2nd Monday at 2:00pm Presbyterian Homes and Services of KY, Westminster Terrace, 2116 Buechel Back Rd, Louisville
Carlene Daley (502) 499-9383 or
 Hattie Hilley (502) 499-3535
2nd Tuesday at 6:30pm Rev. Rebecca Church  or
Deanna Young, RN
Director of Nursing
Wesley Manor Retirement Center
5012 East Manslick Rd, Louisville
(502) 969-3277
Bowling Green
Alzheimer’s Support Group
Meets on the 1st Tuesday at 3:30 pm Western Kentucky University's Adult Day Health Care Center
Bowling Green
Caregiver Support Group for Huntington’s disease
Meet from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. the second Monday of each month Best Center for Independent Living
Louisville
General Caregiver Support/Education Group. Grandparents are welcome.
Meets second Tuesday of each month 5:30-6:30 PM KIPDA-AAA and Senior Citizens East St. Matthews Manor
2207 Browns Lane
Louisville, KY 40207
(502)266084
HIV infected and affected males
(caregivers too)
2nd and 4th Thursday of each month, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 550 S. Jackson St. Phillip Garrett
AIM of Kentuckiana, Inc.
850 Barret Avenue, Suite 302A
Louisville, KY 40204
502-574-6085
aimcounselorphil@aol.com
Support group for teens (ages 12-17) who are HIV infected or affected
 
2nd and 4th Thursday of the month, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 850 Barret Avenue, 3rd floor Phillip Garrett
AIM of Kentuckiana, Inc.
850 Barret Avenue, Suite 302A
Louisville, KY 40204
502-574-6085
aimcounselorphil@aol.com
Support group for the newly diagnosed with HIV, men and women
 
2nd and 4th Thursday of each month, 5:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m., 850 Barret Avenue, 3rd floor conference room Phillip Garrett
AIM of Kentuckiana, Inc.
850 Barret Avenue, Suite 302A
Louisville, KY 40204
502-574-6085
aimcounselorphil@aol.com
HIV+ individuals and their loved ones (adults only please). 2nd and 4th Tuesdays
at Urban Government Center, 810 Barret; 1st floor conference room 115.
Celeste Anderson
AIM of Kentuckiana, Inc.
850 Barret Avenue, Suite 302
Louisville KY 40204
502-574-6085
aimofkentuckiana@aol.com
Spiritual support group for persons with HIV Two Mondays each month, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 850 Barret Avenue, 3rd floor conference room Phillip Garrett
AIM of Kentuckiana, Inc.
850 Barret Avenue, Suite 302A
Louisville, KY 40204
502-574-6085
aimcounselorphil@aol.com
Any caregiver for an individual aged 60 or older. Respite care offered for clients while caregiver attends sessions. Mondays - 7:00 pm at Oak & Acorn Center - 28th and Magazine Streets

Wednesdays - 10:00 a.m. at Portland Community Center 640 N. 27th St.

Fridays - 10:00 a.m. at Antioch Baptist Church 3315 Dixie Highway
Sandra French
ElderServe, Inc.
411 E. Muhammad Ali Blvd.
Louisville, KY 40202
502 778-7418
sfrench@elderserveinc.org




 
Caregiver Sessions for anyone caring for an individual age 60 or older Wed 10 :00 am, Portland Community Center 640 N. 27th St.
Wed 1pm, Oak&Acorn Nutrition Center, 631 S. 28th St. Call in advance for Respite
Sandra L. French
Elderserve,Inc
411 E Muhammed Ali
Louisville,  KY 40202
502-778-7418
sfrench@elderserveinc.org
Brain Tumor Foundation
We provide both caregivers' and brain tumor support groups as-well-as other services for brain tumor and brain cancer survivors and their families
Monthly on the 2nd or 3rd Tuesday 6:30 - 8:00 pm Michael Quinlan Brain Tumor Foundation
PO Box 4005
Louisville, KY 40204
502.456.0711
foundation@mqbcf.org
A group offering information, support, and spiritual encouragement for those caring for people with Alzheimer's or other memory loss. 3rd Thursdays, 1-2:30pm Sarah Garwood
Southeast Christian Church
920 Blankenbaker Pkwy
Louisville, KY 40243
502-253-8411
sarahg9g@earthlink.net
Support group for all caregivers 3rd Thursdays  at 7:15 pm in Room 254 Judy Geralds and Connie Renfrow
Caring for the Caregiver: A Place by Still waters for rest and renewal
Southeast Christian Church
920 Blankenbaker Lane
Louisville, KY 40243
502-253-8000
jdygrlds@aye.net
 
Grandparents/Caregivers Support Group 3rd Tuesdays 6 - 7:30 PM Woody Miller
Neighborhood Place - Cane Run
3410 Lees Lane
Louisville, KY 40216
502-485-6826
woody.miller@louisvilleky.gov
 

Adult child of aging parent caregiver support group

4th Thursday of the month

Mauri Malka
Jewish Family & Career Services
2821 Klempner Way
Louisville,  KY 40205
502-452-6341
mmalka@jfcslouisville.org