Programs & Services
Caring For Your Aging Family Members Support/Discussion Groups
You’re not alone! Connect with other caregivers in a safe setting. Find out what’s working for other people.
Groups are coordinated by SMAA or the community providers listed.
Biddeford: For caregivers of people with dementia.
- 2nd Monday of the month, 3-4:30pm
- 2nd Monday of the month, 6-7pm
- at Community Partners, Inc. Contact Barbara Alberda at 713-3723.
Bridgton: For people assisting an older adult or person with dementia.
2nd Wednesday of the month, 1:00 - 2:30 PM at the Bridgton Community Center. Contact Ann O'Sullivan at 1-800-427-7411.
1st Thursday of the month, from 3:00 – 4:15 PM, at The Gathering Place. Respite available onsite for a fee; please call ahead to reserve. Contact Jill Larson at 439-6111.
3rd Thursday of the month, from 5:15-6:30pm at SMAA. Contact Lori Campbell at 1-800-427-7411 x540.
NOTE: The final meeting of the group that has been meeting on the 4th Thursday of the month from noon to 1pm will be August 28.
York: Caregiver support group for family and friends assisting an older adult with a chronic condition.
3rd Tuesday of the month, 1:00-2:00 PM, at The Living Well Center, 127 Long Sands Road. Contact Susan Kelly-Westman at 475-1167.