Caregiver Support Groups in Orlando 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 Orlando 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

 

Council On Aging Cargiver Support Groups

Volusia County – Group sessions are held throughout the county to provide support to caregivers. Groups are located in Daytona

Beach, Ormond Beach, New Smyrna Beach, Orange City and Port Orange.

Call COA at 386-253-4700

 

QUEEN OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH

6455 S.w. State Road 200

Ocala, FL 34476

(352) 873-0829 CAREGIVERS SUPPORT

http://www.queenofpeaceocala.com/

queen_of_peace@embarqmail.com

 

 

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Groups

 

APOPKA

First Baptist Church of Apopka

3rd Wednesday, 10 a.m.

441 S. Highland Ave., Apopka FL 32703

No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

CASSELBERRY

Casselberry Branch of Seminole Public Library

2nd Thursday, 6:15 p.m.

215 N. Oxford Rd., Casselberry, FL 32707

No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

LAKE MARY

Oakmonte Village at Lake Mary

3rd Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.

1001 Royal Gardens Circle, Lake Mary, FL 32746

Meeting is in the 1st building as you enter Oakmonte Village. No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

OCOEE

West Orange: Health Central Hospital

10000 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee, FL 34761

Meeting is in Suite 281 Conference Room, next to South Entrance Elevators on 2nd floor. No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

ORLANDO

Reeves United Methodist Church

1100 N. Ferncreek Avenue, Orlando, FL 32803

Please use Fellowship Hall entrance in the back of the church. No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

OVIEDO

Oviedo YMCA

7900 Red Bug Lake Rd., Oviedo, FL 32765

No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

SANFORD

Atria at Lake Forest

5433 West State Road 46, Sanford, FL 32771

No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

WILDWOOD (Sumter County, Near The Villages)

Brownwood Care Center (formerly Arbor Village)

490 S. Old Wire Road, Wildwood, 34785

Respite care is available during above meeting. Call to reserve: 352-748-3322.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

WILDWOOD (Sumter County, Near The Villages)

Continental Country Club

50 Continental Blvd, Hwy. 44 East, Wildwood, 34785

No respite care available.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

WINTER PARK

Easter Seals Daybreak at the Miller Center

2010 Mizell Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32792

Respite care is available during the meeting. Call to reserve: 407-629-4565.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

WINTER PARK – MEN

Men’s Breakfast Club at Denny’s

2684 Lee Road (west of I-4), Winter Park, FL 32789

An informal and unstructured gathering of male caregivers.

 

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION – CENTRAL AND NORTH FLORIDA CHAPTER

2180 W. State Road 434 Suite 1100

Longwood, FL 32779

(321) 637-1103 Administrative   Brevard Branch

http://www.alzorlando.org

info@alz.org

 

WATERMAN VILLAGE OF MOUNT DORA

255 Waterman Avenue

Mount Dora, FL 32757

(352) 383-0051 Main

http://www.watermanvillage.com

lhaynes@watermanvillage.com

 

 

 

Caregiver Support Groups

 

Stroke Related Support Groups

 

MUNROE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

1542 SW 1st Avenue

Monroe Regional Aux Conference Center

Ocala, FL 34471

(352) 867-8181

(800) 575-3975 Toll Free

 

The National Stroke Association offers numerous stroke caregiver support groups throughout Florida. Locations are available online.

http://www.stroke.org/stroke-resources/stroke-support-groups

 

 

ALS Support Groups

 

ALS Association Florida Chapter

The ALS Association Florida Chapter offers comprehensive support and resources for persons diagnosed with ALS, their families and caregivers. Our staff is available Monday through Friday to answer any questions you may have. Please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information at careservices@alsafl.org or toll free at 888.257.1717 ext. 113.

 

 

Cancer Caregiver Support Groups

 

Florida Hospital Cancer Institute Patient and Caregiver Support Group

Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, 2501 N. Orange Ave. Ste. 283, Orlando, Florida

407-303-2032

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

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