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Alzheimer's Association Washington County Support Groups
Washington County Support Groups
The Alzheimer's Association, Greater Maryland Chapter offers support group meetings throughout Washington County. These meetings are open to anyone and there is no charge to participate.
Somerford House holds a monthly Alzheimer's caregiver support group the first Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at 10114 Sharpsburg Pike in Hagerstown. The next meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 7. Please RSVP to Sheri Evans at 301-791-9221. Respite care is available with advanced notice.
Homewood at Williamsport holds a monthly lunchtime support group meetings the third Wednesday of each month. Homewood is located at 16505 Virginia Avenue in Williamsport. The next meeting will be Wednesday, May 15 at noon. For more information and to RSVP, please call Shelby Vaughn at 301-582-1750.
Washington Square United Methodist Church, located at 538 Washington Square in Hagerstown is holding a monthly caregiver support group the last Tuesday of every month from 7-8 p.m. The next meeting is scheduled for May 28. For more information, call Pastor Jerry Lowans at 301-739-9344.
A specialty group for people living with early-stage memory loss and caregivers is the second third Tuesday of each month at Somerford House, located at 10114 Sharpsburg Pike in Hagerstown at 4:30 p.m. The next meeting is schedule for May 21. Please contact Cathy Hanson at the Alzheimer's Association at 301-696-0315 for more information about this group.
For information about upcoming education and programs, please call 301-696-0315 or 800-272-3900 or visit alz.org/Maryland.