As a caregiver, it's important to realize that you are never alone. According to a 2009 AARP study, more than 39.8 million people—17 percent of the U.S. population—provide care for a chronically ill, disabled or aged family member or friend during any given year.
House of Welcome Adult Day Services hosts a monthly Alzheimer's Family Support Group. Discussions include caregiving issues, education programs on dementia, working with your doctor, communication problems and more.
When: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month
Where: Arthur C. Nielsen, Jr. Campus, 161 Northfield Road, in Northfield
Click here to learn more about the Alzheimer's Family Support Group and all of North Shore Senior Center's support groups.
Please download our Alzheimer's Caregiver Manual for helpful information.