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Support Groups

 

Our support groups give family caregivers the chance to connect, to compare similar journeys, to share practical advice, and to discuss frustrations, fears and hopes. All support groups are free and open to the public.

 

Community Support Group

Every Thursday
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

All are welcome to attend this group meeting bi-monthly for family and friends of those with Alzheimer's disease or other memory impairments. This group allows caregivers to share practical advice, discuss frustrations and fears, and connect with others on a similar journey.

For more information, contact Markita Brown by email, or at 703-204-4664.
Sign up for the next session.

 

Early Stage Care Partner Support Group

Second Tuesday
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

This group is specifically designed for caregivers whose loved one has received a recent diagnosis of dementia or is in the early stages of the disease. Get to know other families who are in a similar situation, while also learning caregiving tips and sharing personal concerns and successes.

For more information, contact Markita Brown by email, or at 703-204-4664.
Sign up for the next session.

 

Lewy Body Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Fourth Tuesdays
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Do you have a friend or family member with Lewy Body dementia? Join us for this group to learn more about this specific type of dementia, and share with others who also have loved ones with the disease.

For more information, contact Markita Brown by email, or at 703-204-4664.
Sign up for the next session.

 

FTD Caregiver Support Group

First Mondays
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

This group is specifically designed for caregivers whose loved one has received a diagnosis of frontotemporal degeneration. Get to know other families who are in a similar situation, while also learning practical caregiving tips and sharing personal concerns and successes.

For more information, contact Lindsey Vajpeyi by email, or at 703-204-4664.
Sign up for the next session.

 

Bereavement Support Group

First Tuesdays
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

This group is specifically designed for those who have lost a family member to dementia. Insight is partnering with Capital Caring Health to offer this group, facilitated by Mike Ridge, MSW, MCSW, Grief Counselor at Capital Caring Health. Anyone looking for bereavement support is welcome to join.

For more information, contact Markita Brown by email, or at 703-204-4664.
Sign up for the next session.

 

Caring for Your Parent Support Group

Third Mondays
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

This group is specifically designed for those who are caring for a parent. Get to know others in this unique situation while sharing practical caregiving tips, personal concerns, and celebrating successes with others in the same boat.

For more information, contact Markita Brown by email, or at 703-204-4664.
Sign up for the next session.

Support Programs

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