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Alzheimer's Association - Greater Michigan Chapter Support Groups

Alzheimer's Association - Michigan Great Lakes Chapter Support Groups

Ann Arbor / Detroit Area Lewy Body Dementia Support Group

  • When:  Second Wednesday of each month.  6:30 - 8:00 PM.
  • Where:   Waltonwood at Cherry Hill (an assisted living and dementia care facility), 42600 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, MI 48188. Note: the entrance to the Dementia Care Facility is on Lilley Road. Please check in at the front desk located in the lobby.
    • From Downriver Area: Take I-275 North to Michigan Avenue/US 12 Exit 22. Turn right (west) onto Michigan Avenue. Turn right (north) onto Lilley Road. The entrance is on the left just past Cherry Hill Road.
    • From Ann Arbor Area: Take M-14 East to Ford Road/M-153 Exit 42 Turn right (south) onto Lilley Road. The entrance is on the right just before Cherry Hill Road.
    • From Detroit Area: Take I-96 West to I-275 South to Ford Road/M-153 Exit 25. Turn right (west) onto Ford Road.Turn left (south) onto Lilley Road. The entrance is on the right just before Cherry Hill Road.
  • Who: Caregivers, family members and friends of those diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia.
  • Contact: Barb Clark Walters, 734.536.4226
  • Note: If you are interested in a support group in a different Michigan location, contact Barb Clark Walters. She maintains a list of requests identifying where geographic needs exist and will advise you when a group forms in your area.

East Michigan Peripheral Neuropathy Support Group

  • When:  3rd Tuesday of the month.  7:00 - 8:30 PM.
  • Where:  Livonia Senior Center, 15218 Farmington Road, Livonia, MI 48154.
  • Contact:  Len McCulloch.  248-474-2763 (extension 22).

Frontotemporal Dementia / Pick's Support Group

  • When: 4th Wednesday of the month.  6:00 - 7:30 PM.
  • Where:  Saint Mary's Health Care.  Peter M. Wege Center, Level 1, Room 14.  300 Lafayette Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.
  • Contact:  Karen S. Bugg, RN, LMSW.  616-685-5445.
  • Note:  Free parking in garage.  Refreshments served. 

Peripheal Neuropathy Support Group in Grand Rapids

  • Where:  St. Paul's Anglican Church at 2560 Lake Michigan Drive, Grand Rapids.
  • When: 4 PM on the 2nd Wednesday of each month between March and December.
  • Contact:  Dorothy Teesdale, RN.  (616) 897-9794.