Brevard County Caregiver Support Groups

There are so many families struggling out in this world taking on the role of a caregiver.  It is one of the most unpaid, thankless jobs there are yet so many families take on that responsibility without hesitation.

 

Often, by the time they come seeking help, they are at their moment of desperation and are in such need of respite. We are here to help!

With support groups, the caregiver can engage in mutual support for their family member as well as learn about other resources that are available to them to help care for their loved ones. Support groups also gives the caregiver the avenue to voice their concerns and exchange information along with creative ideas among other caregivers.

Here is a list of local support groups within Central Brevard County:

  • Caregiver Support Group- Meets 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 9:30 am to 11:30 am. Located at Heritage Hall Parrish Medical Center, Titusville, FL.  Please contact Janet Rooks, MA, 321-268-6800, for further information

  • North Brevard Parkinson Support Group-Meets 3rd Friday of each month at 10:00 am-11:00am. Located at Heritage Hall Parrish Medical Center, Titusville, FL. Please contact Janet Rooks, MA, 321-268-6800, for further information.

  • Caregiver Academy- Meeets 2nd Thursday of each month at 10:00 am-11:00 am. Various topics to assist caregivers. Open to all who are caring for loved ones. Heritage Hall, 931 N. Washington Ave. Titusville, FL. Please contact Janet Rooks, MA, 321-268-6800, for further information.

  • Cocoa Early Stage Support Group -for those newly diagnosed with dementia and their care-partner. When: 2nd Tuesday of the Month at 10:30am-12:00pm Location: Open Door Methodist Church of Cocoa (previously First United Methodist Church) 825 Forrest Ave, Cocoa, FL 32922

  • Melbourne Early Stage Group-for those newly diagnosed with dementia and their care-partner When: 1st Wednesday of the Month from 2:00pm-3:30pm Location: Health First Center For Family Caregivers 3661 S. Babcock St., Melbourne, FL 32901

  • Sunflower House Caregiver Support Group -This group is for Dementia Caregivers only; to connect and learn from one another. When: 1st and 3rd Wednesday - 10:30am-12:00pm Location: 777 E. Merritt Island Causeway, Merritt Island, FL 32952 (inside Merritt Square Mall)

  • Market Street Caregiver Support Group-This group is for Dementia Caregivers only; to connect and learn from one another. When: 2nd Wednesday of the Month from 2:30-3:30pm Respite Care provided by calling 321-253-6321 Location: One Senior Place, 8085 Spyglass Hill Rd., Viera, FL 32940

Call us today on 321-631-9014