Caregiver Support Groups in Kansas City

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 Kansas City 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

Christ Lutheran Church
11720 Nieman Road
Overland Park, KS 66210
www.clcop.org
913-345-9700

Overland Park Christian Church
7600 W. 75th St
Overland Park, KS 66204
www.opccdoc.org
913-677-4646

Family Caregiver Support Group
Landon Center on Aging
University of Kansas Medical Center
3599 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-1203
http://www2.kumc.edu/coa

Jewish Family Services
5801 W. 115th St., Suite 103
Overland Park, KS 66211
913-327-8250
www.jfskc.org

Caregiver Support Group through Tri-County Mental Health Services
For people caring for an older adult
Northland Human Services Building, 3100 NE 83rd Street, Kansas City, MO 64119.

Heart to Heart Caregiver Support Group
Northland Shepherd’s Center
4805 NE Antioch Rd., Suite 9
Kansas City, MO 64119
816-452-4536
www.northlandsc.org

 

 

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Groups

Alzheimer’s Association
Heart of America Chapter
3846 W. 75th St.
Prairie Village, KS 66208831-3888
24-hour line
800-272-3900
www.alz-heartofamerica.org

Atonement Lutheran Church, 1st Floor Sunshine Room
9948 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park KS 66212
913-831-3888
michelle.niedens@alz.org

Alzheimer’s Disease & Memory Disorders
Caregiver Support Group
KU Clinical Research Center
Alzheimer’s Disease Center
4350 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Suite 1200
Fairway, KS 66205
913-588-6981
www.KUalzheimers.org

Research Medical Center, Meeting Room 3
2316 E. Meyer Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64132
816.361.6604

Family Dementia Support Group
Park Meadows Senior Living
5951 W. 107th St.
Overland Park, KS 66207
913-871-6022
www.ParkMeadowsSeniorLiving.com

Liberty Hospital has monthly support groups
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support group
Living after Loss support group
Caregiver Resources
Call 816-407-2100 or www.libertyhospital.org

Alzheimer’s & dementia support group
A supportive and educational gathering for families and friends
Benton House, 9601 N Tullis Dr, KC MO 64157.
RSVP to Benton House: 816-407-9667

 

 

 

Caregiver Support Groups

 

ALS Support Groups

ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) Association
Keith Worthington Chapter of the Midwest
6950 Squibb Road, Suite 210
Mission, KS 66202
913-648-2062
www.alskwc.org

 

 

Stroke / Brain Injury Support Groups

American Stroke Foundation
5916 Dearborn St., Suite 100
Mission, KS 66202
913-649-1776
(Post-rehabilitative wellness services and support services to stroke survivors and families.)
www.americanstroke.org

Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas City

6405 Metcalf Avenue , Suite 302
Overland Park, KS 66202
913-754-8883, 800-444-6443
www.biaks.org

 

 

Mental Health Support Groups

Professional Mental Health Counseling
Nancy A. Wilkerson, LSCSW
10000 W. 75th St., Suite 200
Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
or
Cross Point Ministries of KC, KS
3006 S. 34th St. KC, KS 66106
913-384-2170
(Christian perspective. Crisis intervention. Seminars and support groups.)

Tri-County Mental Health Caregiver Support Group
Northland Human Services Bldg
3100 NE 83rd Street
Kansas City, MO 64119
816-877-0481

 

 

Parkinson’s Disease Support Groups

Parkinson Foundation of the Heartland
8900 State Line Road Suite 320
Leawood, KS 66206
913-341-8828
www.parkinsonheartland.org

Caregiver Support Group:Ladies Only- Lee’s Summit, MO
John Knox Village Places Restaurant
1001 Chipman Rd
Contact: Karen Duncan at 816.537.5792

Primrose Retirement Center
8559 North LineCreek Pkwy
Kansas City, MO 64154
Alicia Scott: 816-405-5255; Jill Hershley: 816-730-7981

 

 

Cerebral Palsy Support Groups

United Cerebral Palsy Association
Greater Kansas City Area
3100 Broadway, Suite 330
Kansas City, MO 64111
816-531-4454
www.ucpkc.org
(Services and support to individuals with cerebral palsy and other developmental disabilities; information and referral, sports
program, recreation, housing for adults, targeted case management in Johnson County, support group for parents.)

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

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