LBDA

Local LBD Support Groups

Seeking support? Connect with individuals, families and caregivers who are seeking support during life's challenging times. With support groups in over 30 states, connecting with other caregiver provides valuable and trusted resources and information for LBD families. We provide free, confidential support in a group setting to anyone affected by LBD—whether you are an LBD caregiver or are a loved one, friend, or professional caregiver of  someone diagnosed. 

To find a support group in your local area, select your state's two letter abbreviation from the drop down menu and click apply.  (If no groups are listed, consider launching one in your community.  Click here to become a volunteer.)

Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska Caregiver Support Group

When: 1st Wednesday of the month 7-8 pm, 3rd Wednesday of the month 2-3 pm
Who: Call in Support Group for Alaska LBD and related dementia Caregivers
Location: Dial in 1-877-216-1555, Code 927989
Address:
Contact:
Name: 
Gay Wellman
Phone: 
907-822-5620 or (800) 478-1080 x6
Category:
Professional: facilitated by a professional at an advocacy organization, long-term care facility, or other group, Virtual: facilitated over the phone or the group is web-based

Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska Caregiver Support Group

When: 2nd Thursday 6:30-8:00 PM
Who: LBD and related dementia caregivers
Location: Holy Spirit Episcopal Church
Address: 17545 N. Eagle River Loop Rd. Eagle River, AK
Contact:
Name: 
Linda Shepard
Phone: 
907-746-3413
Category:
Professional: facilitated by a professional at an advocacy organization, long-term care facility, or other group

Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska Caregiver Support Group

When: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month 11:30-1:00PM 2nd Tuesday of the month 5:30-7:00pm
Who: LBD and related dementia caregivers
Location: Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska
Address: 565 University Ave. Suite 2 Anchorage, AK
Contact:
Name: 
Joan Adams
Phone: 
907-452-2277
Category:
Professional: facilitated by a professional at an advocacy organization, long-term care facility, or other group

Lewy Body Support Group of Anchorage

When: Third Tuesday of the month 7:00-9:00pm
Who: For caregivers and family members of those diagnosed with LBD
Location: KRO Assisted Living
Address: 7080 Chad Street, Off Arctic Blvd and W. 76th Street Anchorage , AK
Contact:
Name: 
Janet Krogh
Phone: 
907-230-6397
Email: 
alaskalewy@gmail.com
Category:

Mat-Su Area—Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias Caregiver’s Support Group

When: Second Wednesday of every month, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Who: For caregivers, friends, and family of those diagnosed with Lewy body dementias, Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
Location: Trinity Barn Plaza
Address: Mile 2.2 Palmer-Wasilla Hwy Palmer, AK 99645
Contact:
Name: 
Linda Shepard
Phone: 
907.746.3432


Category:
Professional: facilitated by a professional at an advocacy organization, long-term care facility, or other group