Family caregiver support groups offer opportunities for caregivers to connect with one another. If you’re interested in starting a support group in your British Columbia community, start here.
Anytime I feel overwhelmed with the needs of my Mother (or her angry outbursts) I just think of the group and look forward to the warm support and caring kindness shown me. Thank you.”—Support Group Participant
I am no longer involved with caregiving but I did, however, appreciate the newsletter and other resources during the period of time when I was taking care of my mother. It was a most challenging time and I thank you for being there when I needed you!"—C.R.
Setting Up a Family Caregiver Support Group in Your Community
In this free webinar recording, you’ll learn:
- the benefits, goals and expectations of a family caregiver support group
- how to establish the focus of the group and group guidelines
- important details to consider – location, schedule, drop-in or closed group, facilitator
- how to advertise your support group and recruit participants