MULTI-PURPOSE SUPPORT GROUPS

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SUPPORT MEETINGS FOR THE SPECIAL CAREGIVER NEEDS

For family caregivers who seek more education and personal assistance for solving sensitive caregiving problems and issues there are many very outstanding organizations that provide sit-down groups for personal contact. It is possible with some of these agencies to receive confidential, individual appointments.

      SUMMARY OF EDUCATION/SUPPORT GROUPS 

Listing of Alzheimer Education and Support

Alzheimer Association

 

Bear River Area Agency on Aging

Box Elder, Cache, Rich Counties

 

Davis County Health Dept., Family Health and Senior Services Division

DAVIS COUNTY

  • Alzheimer’s Association Dementia Caregiver Support Groups

-Bountiful Western Peaks Speciality Hospital 485 E. 500 S., Lower Level, 

Meeting 1st & 3rd Thursdays @ 3 - 4:30pm

-Layton Hill Air Force Base/Warrior Fitness Center Bldg 533, HAWC Classroom, Meeting 2nd Monday @ 11a - 12pm* 

*Must have military ID to attend*

  •  24/7 Alzheimer's Support Helpline

-800– 272-3900 and TDD 1– 866-403-3073

  • The NAMI Connection Support Group, which helps those living with brain disorders/mental illness, will meet from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday, at the IHC Clinic, 390 N. Main, in Bountiful.

-North Family Support Group, North Davis Senior Center, 42 S. Main St., 

in Clearfield. For further information, call Mike Prinster, 801-499-1398; 

or Noni Dangerfield, 801-547-9313.

-South Family Support Group, IHC Clinic, 390 N. Main St., in Bountiful.

For further information, Cindy Bull, 801-698-2661.

  • S.A.G.E./LGBTQ

Salt Lake City area -Tenth East Senior Center

Ogden area- Washington Terrace Senior Center– Make new friends and 

get to know other LGBTQ  older adults near you. For more information 

Call: (385) 468-3140

  •  Parkinson’s Support Group

Meets at North Davis Senior Activity Center (42 S. State St., Clearfield) For more information contact; Dale George (801) 451-6238

 

Five-County Area Agency on Aging

Beaver, Garfield, Iron, Kane, Washington Counties

Mountainland Dept. of Aging and Family Services

Summit, Utah, Wasatch Counties

 

Salt Lake County Aging Services

Salt Lake County

• Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

 Murray Heritage Senior Center. Call 801.264.2635.

 Riverton Senior Center. Call 385.468.3043.

• Alzheimer’s & Related Dementia Groups

 Draper Library. Call 801-265-1944.

 Millcreek Library. Call 801.265.1944.

 Jewish Family Services. Call 801.746.4334.

 Dementia Support Groups at the University of Utah Alzheimer’s Center.

Call 801.585.7575.

• Caregiver Lunch Bunch—a peer group for caregivers. NO GROUP IN NOVEMBER. Held the 1st Thursday of each month from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Call 385.468.3248 to ask Dee a question or put your name on the reminder list.

• FTD & Related Dementia—Sandy Senior Center. Call 801.231.3442.

• Parkinson’s Support Groups in Utah. Call 801-585-2354.

• S.A.G.E./LGBTQ+ Seniors—Utah Pride Center. Call 801.539.8800 ex101.

Men and women’s support groups.

San Juan County Area Agency on Aging

San Juan County

Six-County Area Agency on Aging

Juab, Millard, Piute, Sanpete, Sevier, Wayne Counties

Southeastern Utah AAA

Carbon, Emery, Grand

Tooele County Aging Services

Tooele County

Uintah Basin Area Agency on Aging

Daggett, Duchesne Counties

Council on Aging - Golden Age Center – (Uintah County PSA)

Uintah County

Weber Area Agency on Aging

Morgan, Weber Counties