As a caregiver, family member or friend of someone who has Alzheimer’s disease, you may feel overwhelmed and frustrated. Often it helps to talk with someone who really understands what you are experiencing, someone who knows how you feel. You can meet that someone at an Alzheimer’s Support Group.
Alzheimer’s Arkansas, through its support groups and presentations, strives to:
- Provide the opportunity for self expression
- Assist in identifying and locating resources
- Collaborate with other organizations to improve services
- Remove the stigma associated with dementia
- Promote Hope and Optimism
Please call our offices at 501-224-0021 to get a current list of Support groups in your area.
AFA’s free, telephone-based support group on Wednesday’s 3:00 pm till 4:00 pm (EST). To register please contact Lauren at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 866-232-8484.
Faith and Grief Monthly Luncheons
When a loved one dies, sharing experiences often provides solace and helps ease the heartbreak. On the 3rd Tuesday of every month at Second Presbyterian Church, Little Rock, hosts a “Faith and Grief Luncheon” from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in the Second Hall. Participants will experience a supportive community, comfort, encouragement and hope. If you are interested in receiving more information about the Faith and Grief ministry, go online to www.faithandgrief.org or contact Second Presbyterian Church, Little Rock at (501) 227 – 0000.