Support Groups

Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregiver Support Group

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Contact

Sandra Huber, Chaplain

Meets Monthly
Horizon Bay/Merrill Gardens Library- Fourth Monday 10-11 a.m.
HOSB office-Third Tuesday 2-3:00 p.m.
Live Oak- Fourth Wednesday 2-3:00 p.m.

Sandra is well qualified to facilitate this group. She has personal experience in caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease and is well educated in her field. The group meets once a month at each location. If you would like to attend or would like more information please contact Sandra at 865-7177.

Click here to read “Jim’s Story” a personal journey with AD

The Grief Support Group

“Grief is a natural response to any loss–it comes as a result of having loved”

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Contact
Rosemary Lafargue
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Contact
Sandra Huber

Meets Monthly
HOSB office – Third Monday 1:30-3:00 p.m.

The Grief Support Group is open to the community for anyone suffering a loss. A qualified professional will facilitate the group. Please call if you have any questions or would like more information 318-865-7177.


New! Lewy Body Dementia Support Group

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Grace Holcombe

Meets Monthly
HOSB office—Fourth Tuesday 2-3:30 p.m.
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The Lewy Body Dementia Support Group is also open to the community for caregivers struggling to cope with the diagnosis of a loved one. The group will be led by Grace Holcombe who educated herself on the disease and lost her husband to the illness. Grace earned senior volunteer status, the highest-level, with the Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) which indicates her competency and knowledge of the illness. Please e-mail Grace at gragra02@att.net or call 865-7177 if you would like more information.

Click here to learn more about Lewy Body Dementia.