Caregiver Support Groups in Jacksonville FL

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 greater Jacksonville FL area. 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


General Caregiver Support Groups

Caregiver support group, presented by Haven Hospice

Custead Care Center, 745 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park.

(904) 279-1677.


Caregiver support group

Haven Hospice, 8301 Cypress Plaza Drive.

(904) 279-1677.


Council on Aging Caregiver support meetings

Coastal Community Center, 180 Marine St., St. Augustine

St. Johns County Council on Aging

River House, 179 Marine St., St. Augustine

The Players Senior Community Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach.

(904) 280-3233, 737-2553 or 209-3674.



Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Groups


Alzheimer’s and related dementia education series and caregiver support group

Location:Mayo Clinic Florida, Cannaday Building, Kinne Auditorium, Room 1107

4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL

Call: 904-953-6523 or


Memory Loss

Location:Council on Aging RIVER HOUSE, 179 Marine St., St. Augustine, 32084

Call:  904-209-3674


Alzheimer’s caregiver support group

Woodlawn Presbyterian Church, 3026 Woodlawn Road, (904) 768-5905

St. Paul United Methodist Church, 8264 Lone Star Road, (904) 721-2167.


Dementia support group, for caregivers and family members

River Garden Hebrew Home, 11401 Old St. Augustine Road. (904) 288-7851.


Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support group

Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 1100 Stockton St.

(904) 354-4666 or Alzheimer’s patient help line, (800) 272-3900.


ALS Association Florida Chapter Jacksonville support group

Southeast branch library, Meeting Room A, 10599 Deerwood Park Blvd.

(888) 257-1717, ext. 112


Alzheimer’s/dementia support group for Nassau County

Nassau County Council on Aging, 1367 S. 18th St., Fernandina Beach.

No pre-registration required. (904) 491-3222.


Alzheimer’s/dementia support group

Life Care Center of Orange Park, 2145 Kingsley Ave.

(904) 272-2424



ALS Support Groups


ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) Lou Gehrig’s Disease Support Group

Location: St. Vincent’s Hospital Southside- Auditorium C (first floor), 4201 Belfort Road (at Intersection of J. Turner Butler Blvd.), Jacksonville, Florida 32216

Contact: Judie Benwick, MSH, MPH, Care Coordinator, The ALS Association, Florida Chapter (Toll-free) 888-257-1717, ext. 112 or (Jacksonville) (904) 688-0886




Caregiver Support Groups


Parkinson’s Disease Support Groups


Parkinson’s Disease and Related Diseases Education Series Support Group

Location:Mayo Clinic Florida, Room 1107 in the Cannaday Building

4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL

Call: 904-953-6523 to confirm or for more information.



Cancer Support Groups


Northeast Florida Brain Tumor Patient/Caregiver support group

FCCJ Deerwood Center, 9911 Old Baymeadows Road.

(904) 273-8755



Epilepsy Support Groups


Epilepsy parent support group

Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church, Room D-4, 4001 Hendricks Ave.

Reservations, (904) 731-3752



Huntigton’s Disease Support Group


Huntington’s Disease Society of America, North Florida Affiliate

Palm Garden of Jacksonville Nursing and Rehab Center, 5725 Spring Park Road.

(904) 629-4448 or email



Stroke Support Groups

Stroke Busters and Mended Hearts support group

UF Health Jacksonville, 10th floor Coleman Room, Tower 2, 580 W. Eighth St.

(904) 244-9098.



Mental Illness Support Groups


National Alliance on Mentally Illness Family support group

Ortega United Methodist Church Library, 4807 Roosevelt Blvd.


Victory Celebration Church, 3220 New Berlin Road, in the fellowship Hall


Orange Park NAMI support group

St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, 1649 Kingsley Ave. (904) 554-1332.

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

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