Alzheimer’s Disease

Groups

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Groups

Offers an opportunity for family members and friends of those with Alzheimer’s disease to share thoughts, feelings and information with other caregiver (family members or friends) who are experiencing many of the same situations.

Meeting Details

  • Location: Call for information
  • Time: Many days, times and locations throughout a nine county area. Call for information
  • Fee: No fee
  • Facilitation: Professionally and member facilitated
  • Eligibility: For family members and friends of those with Alzheimer’s disease.

Contact Information

The Resource Center, 585-760-5400 or 1-800-272-3900, No e-mail available.

435 E. Henrietta Road Rochester, NY 14620

Sponsored by: Alzheimer’s Association

CareLine

A telephone support link between volunteers and caregivers who need a good listener. This service is for caregivers who are unable to attend support group meetings.

Meeting Details

  • Location: Call for information
  • Time: Call for Information
  • Fee: No fee
  • Facilitation: Professionally facilitated phone support
  • Eligibility: For caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease who are unable to attend support group meetings.

Contact Information

Call the Resource Center, 760-5400, No specific e-mail available

435 E. Henrietta Road Rochester, NY 14620

Sponsored by: Alzheimer’s Association

Early Stage Support Groups

This 6-session program is designed to meet the need for support and education for both the person in the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers.

Meeting Details

  • Location: Call for information
  • Time: 6-session programs offered 3 times per year. Call for information
  • Fee: No fee, but must pre-register.
  • Facilitation: Professionally facilitated
  • Eligibility: For individuals in the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease and their family members.

Contact Information

Call the Resource Center, 760-5400, No specific e-mail available

435 E. Henrietta Road Rochester, NY 14620

Sponsored by: Alzheimer’s Association

Support Group for Individuals with Dementia

Provides support for individuals dealing with issues related to dementia. A separate support group runs at the same time for caregivers that accompany individuals.

Meeting Details

  • Location: Alzheimer’s Association Office, 435 E. Henrietta Road, Rochester
  • Time: Third Tuesdays 6-7:30 PM
  • Fee: No fee
  • Facilitation: Professionally Facilitated
  • Eligibility: For individuals with diagnosis of dementia.

Contact Information

Call the Resource Center, 760-5400, No specific e-mail available

435 E. Henrietta Road Rochester, NY 14620

Sponsored by: Alzheimer’s Association