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Monthly Support Groups

Our groups provide a supportive and safe environment where you can openly share your concerns and questions. Caregivers can learn more about the illness as well as effective strategies from other caregivers and group facilitators who are dementia experts. Many also will discover valuable connections and community resources. 

No registration is required for Support Groups!

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute & East Valley Support Groups 

Adult Child Support Group

  • When – Meets last Tuesday of each month, 5:15–7:15 p.m. 

  • Where – Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta St., Phoenix, First Floor Education Room

Circle of Friends East Valley Support Group

  • When – Meets third Tuesday of each month, 12:30–2 p.m.

  • Where – Mesa Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Road, Mesa, Roadrunner Room

Frontotemporal (FTD) Support Group

  • When – Meets second Tuesday of each month, 12:30–2 p.m.

  • Where – Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta St., Phoenix, Third Floor Conference Room

Lewy Body Disease (LBD) Support Group

  • When – Meets first Friday of each month, 12:30–2 p.m.

  • Where – Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta St., Phoenix, Third Floor Conference Room

Men Who Care Support Group

  • When – Meets first Wednesday of each month, 7:30–9 a.m.

  • Where – Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta St., Phoenix, Third Floor Community Library

Sentiments and Situations Group

  • When – Meets second Thursday of each month, 12:30–2 p.m.  

  • Where – Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta St., Phoenix, First Floor Education Center

Banner Sun Health Research Institute & West Valley Support Groups  

Alzheimer’s Support Group West Valley*

Early Stage Dementia & Care Partner Group

  • When – Meets second and fourth Monday of each month, 1:30–3:30 p.m.

  • Where – Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City, Building B, Morin Auditorium 

 *Facilitated by Alzheimers Association Desert Southwest Chapter

Frontotemporal (FTD) West Valley Support Group

  • When – Meets fourth Tuesday of each month, 12:30–2 p.m.

  • Where – Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City, Building C Conference Room

Lewy Body Disease (LBD) West Valley Support Group

  • When – Meets fourth Tuesday of each month, 10:30 a.m.–Noon

  • Where – Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City, Building C Conference Room