Sandhills Area Support Groups

There are a number of support groups available across the region, please contact Aging Outreach Services at info@AOSNC.com for more information on the available support groups in your area.

You are advised to call to confirm the meeting date and time.

AOS Care Management

 We Can Help! 


If Covid-19 is keeping you from your weekly or monthly caregiver support group meeting and you need to talk or share a concern, give us a call.  We have a team of aging life care professionals ready to listen and offer support.

910.692.0683  |  info@AOSNC.com


Caregiver Support Group 


First Tuesday at 11 a.m.

Fox Hollow Senior Living Community

190 Fox Hollow Road | Pinehurst | 910-695-0011

Sponsored by AOS Care Management & Fox Hollow

This group meets on the first Tuesday. Share your experiences with other caregivers and create a network of support. Open to anyone in a caregiver role, including family and professional caregivers.

Angela Boles, aging life care™ professional with AOS Care Management, facilitates this monthly caregiver support group. She is devoted to providing the necessary tools and resources needed to accommodate the individual needs of each caregiver.

Contact Robin Hutchings at Fox Hollow for more information about this support group. 

910-695-0011

Cumberland County Council on Older Adults

VIRTUAL Caregiver Support Group 


 2nd Tuesday of every month           

 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm 

via Zoom.     

  VIRTUAL CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

Are you the caregiver of an older adult looking for education on various topics and the mutual support of other caregivers in a virtual setting? 

Please join us for one of our monthly caregiver support groups… new options available to ensure access to all who would like to join!

To receive the Zoom invitation, please contact Lisa Hughes

Call: 910-484-0111 ext 242   |   Email: lhughes@ccccooa.org   

Funding for the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia Community Support program, including all caregiver support groups, is graciously provided by The Thomas and Edith Wood Endowment for Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support and Cornelia “Neill” Bullock Wilkins Charitable Endowment Fund for Seniors of Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc.

Cumberland County Council on Older Adults 

Caregiver Support Group 


 1st  Wednesday of every month           

 11:30a - 1:00 p.m.  * Starting September 1, 2021 *

 

  CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

Are you the caregiver of an older adult looking for education on various topics and the mutual support of other caregivers in a virtual setting? 

Please join us for one of our monthly caregiver support groups… new options available to ensure access to all who would like to join!

Call: 910-484-0111 ext 242   |   Email: lhughes@ccccooa.org   

Funding for the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia Community Support program, including all caregiver support groups, is graciously provided by The Thomas and Edith Wood Endowment for Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support and Cornelia “Neill” Bullock Wilkins Charitable Endowment Fund for Seniors of Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc.

Cumberland County Council on Older Adults

VIRTUAL Caregiver Support Group 


3rd Wednesday of every month 

 11:30 am – 1:00 pm          

via Zoom.                                                 

VIRTUAL CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

Are you the caregiver of an older adult looking for education on various topics and the mutual support of other caregivers in a virtual setting?

Please join us for one of our monthly caregiver support groups… new options available to ensure access to all who would like to join!

To receive the Zoom invitation, please contact Lisa Hughes

Call: 910-484-0111 ext 242   |   Email: lhughes@ccccooa.org  

Funding for the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia Community Support program, including all caregiver support groups, is graciously provided by The Thomas and Edith Wood Endowment for Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support and Cornelia “Neill” Bullock Wilkins Charitable Endowment Fund for Seniors of Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc.

LCG Enrichment Center Support Groups 


LCG Enrichment Center | 1615 S Third St | Sanford 919.776.0501 ext. 2230

Holidays may affect some dates - please call before coming. 

All in-person support groups at the Enrichment Center require masks.

  • Caregiver/Dementia Support - 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month at 1:00p.m. are in person at the Enrichment Center
  • Caregiver/Dementia Support - Virtual and In-Person at 1:00p.m.  Please call 919.776.0501 ext. 2230 for virtual login information  
  • Grancare Support  - 4th Friday of each month at 10:30a.m.
  • Grief Support - 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 1:00p.m.
  • Low Vision Support - 2nd Tuesday of each month at 1:00p.m.
  • Parkinson Support  - 3rd Wednesday at 10:30a.m.
  • Stroke Support  - 2nd Thursday of each month at 1:00p.m. 

SEC Enrichment Center

VIRTUAL Family Caregiver Support Group


4th Tuesday of the month

10 - 11:30 a.m.

via Cisco Webex

The Senior Enrichment Center is offering a Virtual Family Caregiver Support Group through Cisco Webex to all family caregivers registered at the Senior Enrichment Center's Family Caregiver Program.

  • If you are interested in participating,  contact Alvida Person; aperson1@moorecountync.gov | 910.947.4186 to be added to the invitation list.
  • If you are not currently a program member, and would like to be, email Yarona Thomas at  ythomas@moorecountync.gov and she will complete an application with you to get you registered.

This support group is FREE and welcomes family caregivers of all capacities.

Alzheimer's Association  North Carolina Western Chapter


Alzheimer’s Association offers virtual programs hosted live by their North Carolina staff and           volunteers. All of their programs are free and available from the safety of your home.

For a complete list of educational programs visit Western Carolina Chapter (alz.org)
You may register for a virtual program online or call 800-272-3900..

GriefShare

sponsored by The Counseling Center Pinehurst

Find help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member or friend.  This 13 week   video based support group program will help you find comfort and understanding you navigate this  difficult journey of mourning. 

For more information or to learn when the next course will be offered contact

Ed Blackwell   etblackwell@charter.net | 910.690.3884

Support Groups - Pinehurst Counseling Center (counselingcenterpinehurst.org)

Parkinson Association of the Carolinas -  Support Groups 


VIRTUAL MEETINGS - First Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.

  • We know in person meetings may not be available in your area and often times finding meetings that fit our schedules is difficult, but now we are offering a consistent support group ONLINE!
  • Upcoming Dates:  Aug 4  |  Sep 1  |  Oct 6  |  Nov 3 
  • Visit  Support Groups | Parkinson Association of the Carolinas to register and receive the meeting Zoom link

IN-PERSON MEETINGS.

Rock Steady Boxing 


Rock Steady Boxing offers non-contact, boxing inspired group fitness classes for people living with Parkinson's disease. Each class includes strengthening, stretching, core exercise, functional training and boxing specific exercises. Classes also include Parkinson's specific activities including voice activation, deep breathing, and dual task training. These classes are appropriate for people with all stages of Parkinson's.

  • SPARTC           318 Fields Drive   |   Aberdeen, NC 28315
    Phone: (910) 420-0772   |   Email: pinehurst@rsbaffiliate.com
  • FirstHealth Fitness          170 Memorial Drive   |   Pinehurst, NC 28374
    Phone: 910-715-1839   |   Email: firsthealth@rsbaffiliate.com

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