Caregiver Support Groups in the Central Coast

Caregiver support groups

Caregiver support groups offer family caregivers the opportunity to share their experiences and learn from others dealing with similar issues.

There are many caregiver support groups located throughout the California Central Coast region. If you don’t see a support group to your liking listed below, we suggest that you contact your local senior center, hospital, church, senior organization or an association which focuses on specific diseases such as Alzheimer’s. You don’t have to go it alone!

Caregiver Support Groups


Coast Caregiver Resource Center

(a program of Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital)
400 W. Pueblo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 962-3600, ext. 14, (888) 488-6555, ext. 14 (toll-free outside Santa Barbara)
San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura Counties


Family Caregivers (Goleta)
Heritage House
5200 Hollister Ave.

Family Caregivers (Montecito)
Friendship Adult Day Center – Montecito
89 Eucalyptus Road
Free Onsite Respite Care: Call the Friendship Center the week before to reserve: (805) 969-0859.

Family Caregivers (Goleta)
Friendship Adult Day Center – Goleta
820 North Fairview Ave
Free Onsite Respite Care:
Call the Friendship Center the day before to reserve: (805) 969-0859.

Family Caregivers (Santa Barbara)
Valle Verde
900 Calle de Los Amigos, Community Room

Caregivers for Parents w Dementia (Downtown)
Alzheimer’s Association
1528 Chapala St, 2nd floor Conference room
Spouse Caregivers (Downtown)
The Oak Cottage of Santa Barbara
1820 De La Vina

Spouse Caregivers (Goleta)
Maravilla, Clubhouse Room, 5486 Calle Real, Goleta

Persons with Memory Loss and their caregivers (Goleta)
Friendship Adult Day Center
820 N. Fairview
Pre-registration required.
Call Luciana at (805) 892-4259 x111 to register.

Cuidadores de Personas de Tercera Edad (Centro)
Family Service Agency – Santa Barbara
123 W Gutierrez St
Para inscribirse llame al: (805) 965-1001, x223.

Carpinteria Alzheimer’s Caregivers
Faith Lutheran Church, 1335 Valecito Pl.
Call 805.684.9328 or 805.684.5665

Family Caregivers
Solvang Friendship House
880 Friendship Lane
Free Onsite Respite Care: Call the Friendship House the week before to reserve: 805.688.8748

Family Caregivers
Valley Haven, 502 N. 3rd Street
Free Onsite Respite Care: Call Valle Haven the week before to reserve: (805) 733-9459.

Family Caregivers
Luis Oasis Senior Center, 420 Soares Ave
Call 805.354-5326 for details and RSVP.
Facilitator: Carolyn Beasley

Family Caregivers
Merrill Gardens
1350 Suey Road, (in the Wellness Center)

California Central Chapter
Ventura County Regional Office
145 Hodencamp Road, Suite 205
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

Caregiver Support Groups


Family Caregivers
AlmaVia of Camarillo – 805.388.5277
2500 N. Ponderosa Drive

Family Caregivers –Life After Caregiving -NEW
Camarillo Healthcare District – 805.388.1952
3639 Las Posas Rd, Ste. E 117

Family Caregivers
Help of Ojai
370 Baldwin Road, Building B-1

Cuidador – Oxnard Family Circle
2100 Outlet Center Drive, Suite 380
Cuidador puede asistir y traer a su pareja con
demencia, por favor llámenos para mas información

Family Caregivers
Oxnard Family Circle
2100 Outlet Center Drive, Suite 380
Call Oxnard Family Circle to reserve: 805.385.4180

Family Caregivers
St. John’s Regional Hospital
1600 N. Rose Avenue, Room 3 Garden Level

Persons with Early Stage Memory Loss & Care Partners
Pacific Neuroscience –
1701 Solar Drive, #140

Family Caregivers
Simi Valley Senior Center
3900 Avenida Simi
Call Ellen to reserve: 805.494.9900

Family Caregivers
Vintage Simi Hills Senior Living – 805.583.3500
5300 E. Los Angeles

Family Caregivers
Sunrise Westlake Village -805.557.1100
3101 Townsgate Road, WLV
Family Caregivers

Senior Concerns
401 Hodencamp Road
Call Senior Concerns to reserve: 805.497.0189

Belmont Village
3680 N. Moorpark Road


Family Caregivers
Community Memorial Hospital
147 Brent Street

Caregivers & Adult Children
MediTech Health Services
1650 Palma Drive, Suite 101

Family Caregivers
Cypress Place Senior Living
1220 Cypress Point Lane
Respite available with reservation 805.918.5078

Note: Any listings, locations and times subject to change. Call support group for current meeting information. 

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