Find a Caregiver Support Group

Virtual Caregiver Support Groups

These groups are held virtually through the use of Zoom. Links and passwords are provided upon registration.

HopeHealth’s support groups are open to anyone in the Rhode Island and Massachusetts community. We also welcome anyone who has had a loved one on our service, regardless of where you live.

Dementia Caregiver Support Groups

Find a safe space to share what you’re going through with people who understand. Whether you’re caring for your loved one at home or facing the difficulty of caregiving from a distance, we are here for you.

Mondays • 3:30 - 5 p.m. ET
Tuesdays • 3 - 4:30 p.m. ET 
Wednesdays • 5 – 6:30 p.m. ET
Thursdays • 10 - 11:30 a.m. ET (This group is currently full.)
Fridays • 10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

For more information and to register, please email Info@HopeDementia.org or call (401) 415-4664. Upon registration you will receive the password. All meetings are password protected.

Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Support Group

In partnership with the American Parkinson Disease Association, HopeHealth is pleased to present a support group for caregivers of individuals living with Parkinson’s disease. This group offers an opportunity to share personal experiences, feelings, and coping strategies while providing education and support to empower caregivers and their loved ones to live their best life. 

January 30; February 20; March 20; April 17; May 15
5 – 6:30 p.m. ET

For more information or to register, email SupportGroups@HopeHealthCo.org or call (401) 415-4664. The meeting password will be provided upon registration. All meetings are password protected.

Mindfulness Meditation for Caregivers

Meditation practice is show to help with improving concentration, attention, creativity and decreasing anxiety and depression. We're pleased to offer this group to caregivers as a form of self care.

First and third Tuesdays of the month • 1 – 2 p.m. ET

For more information or to register, email SupportGroups@HopeHealthCo.org or call (401) 415-4664. The meeting password will be provided upon registration. All meetings are password protected.

From a dementia caregiver: 3 lessons that changed everything

HopeHealth volunteer Mark Gilchrist cared for his Aunt Kay through her journey with dementia, and now co-facilitates dementia caregiver support groups. He shares three things that transformed his approach as a caregiver, and that he’s seen work for others. 1. Work on accepting your loved one’s diagnosis, and where they’re at in their journey. As a dementia caregiver, especially early...

Our Partners

HopeHealth works in cooperation with the Alzheimer’s Association and the American Parkinson Disease Association to ensure our caregiver support groups meet the highest of standards.

Elderly man receiving care and comfort from a young nurse with brown hair

Have questions about our caregiver support offerings?

Ask us at SupportGroups@HopeHealthCo.org.

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