Fact Sheet

Caregiver & Alzheimer's Support Groups

In most cases, the primary caregiver of someone with Alzheimer's disease will be a loved one, a spouse, adult child, or close companion. View our comprehensive list of Alzheimer's disease support groups so you can get the support you need.

Eldercare Locator's Caregiver Corner

The Caregiver Corner provides useful links and resources.
https://eldercare.acl.gov/Public/Resources/Topic/Caregiver.aspx
1-800-677-1116

Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA)

Offers online caregiver support groups for families, partners, and other caregivers of adults with Alzheimer’s.
www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/home.jsp
1-800-445-8106

Well Spouse Association

Offers support to the wives, husbands, and partners of chronically ill or disabled people. Search for support groups nationwide. Also, sponsors recreational respite opportunities.
https://wellspouse.org/local-support-groups/?cat_id=7&view=listcats
1-800-838-0879


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This content was first posted on: January 5, 2019

The information provided is a public service of the BrightFocus Foundation and is not intended to constitute medical advice. It should not in any way substitute for the advice of a qualified healthcare professional. Please consult your physician for personalized medical advice; all medications and supplements should only be taken under medical supervision. BrightFocus Foundation does not endorse any medical product or therapy.

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