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Senior Resources for South Shore and Cape Cod

Comfort Keepers partners with local service organizations to provide support for family caregivers

We encourage you to contact an agency mentioned below to learn more about each group and if other groups are available.

South Shore

ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) Support Group

Wednesday, May 18th – 1:30-3pm - End of Year Gathering! Rockland Memorial Library, 20 Belmont Street, Rockland, MA

Contact Bridget Thornton –    Bridget.Thornton@als-ma.org    781-255-8884

Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham, MA

Caregiver Support Group

There is a monthly Caregiver Support Group at Bridges by EPOCH in Hingham. Caregivers are encouraged to come and bring their memory-impaired loved one and stay for dinner. For more information, and to RSVP - please call 781-749-7114 

 

South Shore Hospital, South Weymouth MA

Cardiac Support Group

The Cardiac Support Group on meets  the first Tuesday of the month to discuss navigating the health care system when faced with a heart problem. The group meets in the Cardiac Rehab Department on the 4th floor of the Brooks Building starting at 7 p.m. Karen LaFond, RN, nurse manager cardiac rehab, will lead the discussion. For more information contact: (781) 624-8824.

Stroke Support Group

2nd Floor OB Classroom
55 Fogg Rd
South Weymouth  MA  02190    (781) 624-8303     

Third Thursday of every month, 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Contact : Joy Brand
Email: joy_brand@sshosp.org

 

Cape Cod

ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) Support Group

ALS Foundation for Life office in Bourne   This group is open to any caregiver, you do not have to live on Cape Cod to attendNEXT MEETING: Wednesday, May 25th – 1-3pm   One Trowbridge Road – Suite 322, Bourne, MA 02532   Contact - Debbie Bell – 781-217-5480

Stroke Support Group

Spaulding Cape Cod Rehabilitation Hospital - 311 Service Rd   East Sandwich  MA  02537 - 2nd Wednesday of every month, 1:30 - 3 pm 

Contact :    Email: 

Caregiver Support Program of Elder Services of Cape Cod & the Islands

Men Only Caregiver Support Group

1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, 9:30 -11 a.m. The Family Caregiver Support Program of Elder Services of Cape Cod & the Islands facilitates this group, specifically for men. To enroll, please contact Frank Riley at 508-394-4630

General Caregiver Support Group

2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 9:30 -11 a.m. The Family Caregiver Support Program of Elder Services of Cape Cod & the Islands facilitates this group, which is open to everyone. To enroll, contact Beth Gilmore at 508-394-4630, ext. 450

Beacon Hospice

Caregivers Reflection Time

2nd and 4th Tuesday from 1-2:30 p.m

Beacon Hospice is offering a caregiver’s group and educational series open and free to any type of caregiver. Preregistration requested to Brooks Reinhold, Bereavement Coordinator, 508-778-1622, ext. 115, or brooks.reinhold@amedisys.com Brooks has an extensive background facilitating groups and over a decade of counseling experience including supporting and assisting various and diverse groups of people

Chatham Council on Aging

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Chatham County Council On Aging and the NC Cooperative Extension present Powerful Tools for Caregivers - an exceptional 6-week program that will give you the tools to reduce your physical, emotional and financial stress and balance your life while taking care of others. The program will be held on Tuesday afternoons beginning March 15th through April 19th from 3:30-5:00 pm. Enrollment is limited. There is no cost to the participant; however, donations will be accepted. Each participant will receive The Caregiver Handbook and refreshments will be provided. Location will be at the Western Chatham Senior Center in Siler City. For more information contact: Susan Hardy at (919) 542-4512, or email susan.hardy@chathamcouncilonaging.org.

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