Description: Support groups provide information and emotional support for persons with a specific disease (for example, Alzheimer’s disease) or special concern, and/or for their family and caregivers.

Cost: Usually free.

How to Get Support Group Services: Contact the support group directly or call PGCSC's Central Intake, Screening and Referral line:

(800) 293-9393 or (520) 836-2758


PGCSC-Sponsored and Other Local Support Groups

Casa Grande Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group: Held in Casa Grande at Caliche Senior Living  (1640 N. Peart Rd.) on the (4th) Wednesday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30p.m. Drop in, or call (520) 836-2758.

Globe Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group: Held at the Globe Active Adult Center (579 S. Broad St.) on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 12:15 pm to 1:45 pm. Call 1-800-293-9393 or Globe Active Adult Center if you are interested in this group.

Payson Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group: Held at the Payson Senior Center (514 W. Main St.) on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Contact Mary Cailey at 928-474-3560.

Arizona City Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group: Held at the Golden Harvest Cowboy Church, 13044 S. Sunland Gin Rd. on the 1st Tuesday of the month from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Call 520-836-2758 for information.

Florence Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group: Held at the Dorothy Nolan Senior Center (330 N. Pinal St.) (November through April) on the 2nd Thursday of the month from 10 am to 11:30 am.  Call 520-836-2758 for information.

San Manuel Caregiver Support Group: Held at the Sun Life Family Health Center Resource Room (23 S. McNab Parkway) on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:00 am to 11:30 am. (October through April)

Maricopa Caregiver Support Group: Held at the Copper Sky Recreation Complex (44345 W. Martin Luther King Blvd. Meeting Room "A") on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Starts January 10th 2018

Groups are sometimes added or changed. For More current information about Local Support Groups call the PGCSC's Central Intake, Screening and Referral telephone line: (800) 293-9393 or (520) 836-2758

Caregiver Workshops
To receive notices by mail regarding the above groups or about upcoming Caregiver Workshops please call 520-836-2758 or 800-293-9393.


Other Selected Sponsors of Support Groups

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Al-Anon
National

Pinal County
Gila County

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf - Arizona Chapter
15706 E. Teepee Drive, Fountain Hills 85269. Phone: 480-837-9044.
www.agbell.org

Alzheimer’s Association Desert Southwest Chapter
Phoenix. 1028 E. McDowell Rd.
Phone: 800-272-3900 or 602-528-0545.
www.alzdsw.org

Alzheimer’s Association - Desert Southwest Chapter
Tucson. 5132 E. Pima.
Phone: 520-322-6601.
www.alzdsw.org

American Cancer Society - Central Arizona Region
2929 E Thomas Rd, Phoenix 85016.
Phone: 602-553-7129.
www.cancer.org

American Cancer Society - Southeastern Arizona Region
1636 N Swan, Suite 151,
Tucson 85712. Phone: 520-323-4200.
www.cancer.org

American Diabetes Association
8125 N. 23rd Ave, Suite 222, Phoenix 85021.
Phone: 888-342-2383 or 602-861-4731.
www.diabetes.org

American Liver Foundation
Arizona Chapter
4545 E. Shea Blvd, Phoenix 85028.
Phone: 602-953-1800
www.liverfoundation.org/chapters/arizona/

American Lung Association
102 W. McDowell Rd, Phoenix 85003. Phone: 602-258-7505.
http://www.lung.org/about-us/mission-impact-and-history/

American Parkinson Disease Association
P.O. Box 40067  Tucson, AZ 85717-0067
Phone: 520-326-5400. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Arizona Chapter

Arthritis Foundation - Greater Southwest Chapter
5009 E. Washington St. Suite 125
Phoenix, AZ 85034
602-212-9900
Fax: 602-264-0563
www.arthritis.org/arizona/

The Foundation Fighting Blindness
423 E. Fairmount Drive, Tempe 85282. Phone: 480-894-0712
www.blindness.org/local-chapters/arizona

Gamblers Anonymous

Phone: 213-386-8789.
www.gamblersanonymous.org/

Hope Women’s Center
252 N. Ironwood, Mail: PO Box 3447, Apache Junction 85217.
Phone: 480-963-4673. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Apache Junction Center

850 California St. Coolidge, 85128
Phone 520-723-8888 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Coolidge Center

Muhammad Ali Parkinson Research Center

500 W. Thomas Rd, Suite 720, Phoenix 85013.
Phone: 800-273-8182 or 602-406-4931
www.barrowneuro.org/get-to-know-barrow/centers-programs/muhammad-ali-parkinson-center/

East Valley Senior Services
247 Macdonald St, Mesa 85201. Phone: 480-964-9014.
(Grief, Caregiver, Parkinson and other support groups. Serves Apache Junction
http://www.evadultresources.org/

Pinal-Gila Community Child Services
1750 South Arizona Blvd, Coolidge. Phone: 520-723-1200.
www.pgccs.org