Alzheimer's Family Organization support groups are for family members, caregivers, and others interested in learning more about Alzheimer's disease and coping skills. The meetings are free and everyone is welcome. Please see the list below for support groups in your area.

If you plan on attending one of our support groups, please contact the support group leader to confirm the day and time listed is still valid.

Atria Senior Living – For Caregivers Dealing with Newly Diagnosed Patients 930 County Rd. 466, Lady Lake, FL 32159 1st Wednesday of the month 10:00AM Carol McCarthy: 352-454-8303
Avante at Leesburg Nursing & Rehab Center
(Free Respite Care During Meeting – RSVP to Dori)
2000 Edgewood Ave.,
Leesburg, FL 34748
3rd Thursday of the month 1:00PM Doreen Watson-Beard: 352-217-6476
Bridgewater @ Waterman Village
(Free Respite Care During Meeting)
500 Waterman Ave., Mt. Dora, FL 32757 3rd Wednesday of the month 1:30PM Chaplain Alan Jones: 352-385-1133 or Debbie Garay: 352-383-0051 x 313
Brookdale Clermont 650 E. Minnehaha Ave., Clermont, FL 34711 1st Wednesday of the month 4:00PM Pam Schmitz: 352-396-6927
Chapel of Christian Faith 1401 Paradise Drive, Lady Lake, FL 32159 3rd Thursday of the month 10:00AM Martha Hyatt: 352-748-7633
Clermont Adult Recreation Center 3700 S Hwy 27,
Room 7, Clermont, FL 34711
1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month 4:00PM Deb Smith: 352-449-9449,
Colleen McArthey:
352-552-1654,
Lindsay Finkbeiner: 352-484-8420
Deb Flaherty: 352-222-0147
Cooper Memorial Library – Room 221 (upstairs) 2525 Oakley Seaver Dr., Clermont, FL 34711 3rd Thursday of the month 2:00PM Deborah Snow: 352-406-8465
Crane’s View Lodge ALF & Memory 1601 Hooks St., Clermont, FL 34711 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month 1:30PM Colleen McArthey:
352-552-1654
Elan Senior Living at Spanish Springs 930 Alverez Avenue, The Villages, FL 32159 2nd Wednesday of the month 2:00PM Cathy Jackshaw: 352-300-1089
North Lake Presbyterian Church 975 Rolling Acres Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month 1:00PM Louise Shuey: 352-753-8262 or Don Dati: 352-259-5363
North Lake Presbyterian Church – (for early stage patients) Fellowship Center Room 2 975 Rolling Acres Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month 1:00PM Louise Shuey: 352-753-8262
Osprey Lodge Assisted Living & Memory Care 1761 Nightingale Lane, Tavares, FL 32778 2nd Tuesday of the month 6:00PM Ruth Cantillon: 352-253-5100
Regency Park Assisted Living and Memory Care (Free Respite Care During Meeting) 15000 U.S. Hwy. 441, Eustis, FL 32726 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month 2:00PM Rick Wiggins: 352-661-9003
Southpointe Baptist Fellowship 25900 US Hwy. 27, Leesburg, FL 34748 1st Monday of the month 2:00PM Pam Schmitz: 352-396-6927
United Congregational Church 302 N. St. Claire Abrams Ave., Tavares, FL 32778 2nd Wednesday of the month Noon Cheryl Fletcher: 352-409-5360 or Lori Wintersdorf: 352-267-4205
Lake Port Square
A Brookdale Community
800 Lake Port Blvd.,
Leesburg, FL 34748
4th Wednesday of the month 2:00PM Allison Church
352-728-8525 Ext. 1232
Lakeview Terrace 331 Raintree Drive, Altoona, FL 32702 2nd Thursday of the month 1:30PM Cheryl Fletcher:
352-409-5360

Atria Senior Living

For Caregivers Dealing with Newly Diagnosed Loved Ones

930 County Rd. 466, Lady Lake, FL 32159

1st Wednesday of the month at 10:00 am

Support Group Leader: Carol McCarthy: 352-454-8303


Avante at Leesburg Nursing & Rehab Center

 Free Respite Care During Meeting - RSVP to Dori

2000 Edgewood Avenue, Leesburg, FL 34748

3rd Thursday of the month at 1:00 pm

Support Group Leader: Doreen Watson-Beard 352-217-6476


Bridgewater at Waterman Village

Free Respite Care During Meeting

500 Waterman Ave., Mt. Dora, FL 32757

3rd Wednesday of the month at 1:30 pm

Support Group Leaders: Chaplain Alan Jones 352-385-1133 or Debbie Garay 352-383-0051 x 313


Brookdale Clermont

650 E. Minnehaha Ave., Clermont, FL 34711

1st Wednesday of the month at 4:00 pm

Support Group Leader: Pam Schmitz 352-396-6927


Chapel of Christian Faith

1401 Paradise Drive, Lady Lake, FL 32159

3rd Thursday of the month at 10:00 am

Support Group Leader: Martha Hyatt 352-748-7633


Clermont Adult Recreation Center

3700 S Hwy 27, Room 7, Clermont, FL 34711

1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month at 4:00 pm

Support Group Leaders: Deb Smith 352-449-9449, Colleen McArthey 352-552-1654, Lindsay Finkbeiner 352-484-8420 & Deb Flaherty 352-222-0147


Cooper Memorial Library

Room 221, 2525 Oakley Seaver Dr., Clermont, FL 34711

3rd Thursday of the month at 2:00 pm

Support Group Leader: Deborah Snow 352-406-8465