Our support groups are for caregivers and family members of persons with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. Caregivers meet in a safe environment where they:
- Exchange stories and make friends
- Access the most current information
- Learn and share practical tips
- Decrease feelings of loneliness and isolation
- Find a sense of hope
- Connect with others who understand
Caregiver Support Group Locations:
1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month
2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month
1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month
2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month
Please contact us at [email protected] or (902) 628-2257 for more info and to register. Pre-registration is required.
There are many ways Islanders with dementia, caregivers and family members can get the support they need. The Alzheimer Society of Prince Edward Island staff is always available to listen, offer advice, and discuss your questions and concerns.
Professional counselling is also available free-of-charge to all Islanders who are dealing with the effects of caring for someone living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. Counselling can be done through telephone support, family interventions and one-to-one sessions.
For more information, please contact us:
- Email: [email protected]
- Phone: 902-370-3135
- Toll-free: 1-866-628-2257