Support Groups

Support Groups are provided as a service to the community. All are open to seniors age 50 or better; walk-ins are welcome. No registration or fee is required to attend. For information, contact Dana Tassos at 503-635-3758.

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group
3rd Wednesday of each month, 1:30-3:30p
The Caregivers Group is designed for family members and friends caring for older adults with memory problems due to Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. In this small group, you will receive understanding, information and ideas to benefit you and your loved ones. The group is co-sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association. Trace Rew and Wendy Bond, facilitators.

Family Caregiver Discussion Group
4th Wednesday of each month, 7:00-8:30p
Join an on-going family discussion group to learn about the challenges of caregiving. Receive support from others who also experience these challenges.  Under the facilitation of long-time geriatric care manager and Lake Oswego resident, Ruth Cohen, you will get answers to questions, learn about community resources and create new skills to care for yourself and your loved one. Shemaya Blauer, MSW,LCSW, facilitator.

All groups meet at the Adult Community Center, 505 G Avenue, Lake Oswego.