Thursday, June 20, 2013

Updated Caregiver Support Groups

Explore ways of coping with many of the emotional and physical issues that accompany caregiving. These ongoing groups are open to anyone in a caregiver role, at no cost. It's an opportunity to learn from the experiences of others and to encourage those who are in similar circumstances.

Caregiver Support Groups:

  • Hope Bonita Springs Community Room, 27200 Imperial Parkway; every Wednesday at 11 a.m.; contact Renee Young at Renee.Young@hopehcs.org or 239-985-2482 
  • Hope Lehigh Acres Community Room, 1201 Wings Way; every Saturday at 2 p.m.; contact Carolyn Divers at Carolyn.Divers@hopehcs.org or 239-333-4250
  • Hope North Fort Myers Community Center, 13821 N. Cleveland Ave.; every Thursday at 1:30 p.m.; contact Tricia Betters-Black at Tricia.Betters-Black@hopehcs.org or 239-985-2485
  • Hope HealthPark Community Room A, 9470 HealthPark Circle; every Wednesday at 1 p.m.; contact Judy Lenz at Judy.Lenz@hopehcs.org or 239-590-0276 

Parkinson’s Disease Caregiver Support Groups:

  • Faith United Methodist Church, 15690 McGregor Blvd.; First Wednesday at 10 a.m.
  • Cape Wellness Center, 609 SE 13th Court; First Thursday at 1 p.m. 

Contact Michelle Martin at Michelle.Martin@hopehcs.org for more information about Parkinson’s disease caregiver support groups.