Family Caregiver Support


Caregiver Support Groups

Florida Gulf Coast Chapter

Alzheimer’s Association-Florida Gulf Coast Chapter affiliated support groups are for family members, caregivers and others interested in learning more about Alzheimer’s disease. Meetings are open to everyone and free of charge. Support group facilitators have received training as required by the Chapter and National Alzheimer’s Association standards. For program information and to verify meeting dates, times, and locations, please use the telephone contacts listed below. For other questions or to arrange free respite care so you can attend a group, call our Sarasota office at (941) 365-8883 or 1-800-272-3900.

Facilitator: Rose Tamunday-Casanova, RN, BSN, MHA
Administrator: RIGHT ACCORD Private Duty-Home Health Care
Phone: (941) 957-8267

Locations and Times:

The Church or Hope
1560 Wendall Kent Road
1st Friday at 2:00 p.m.

The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods
3260 Lake Pointe Boulevard
2nd Tuesday at 6:00 p.m.

Harbor Chase
5311 Proctor Road
2nd Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.

Heron Club at Prestancia
3749 Sarasota Square Boulevard
3rd Tuesday at 11:00 a.m.

All meetings are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Erin Killian at the Alzheimer’s Association, Sarasota Office, (941) 365-8883.

RSVPs are appreciated.