Support groups so you don't have to do this alone

You Don't Have to Do it Alone

Find support and encouragement close to home at one of these greater Milwaukee-area caregiver support groups. They are safe and welcoming environments to connect with others who share your same concerns. Learn how to cope, manage stress, communicate effectively, and much more caregiving advice.


Milwaukee Area Caregivers – Take A Break



Sandwich Generation Support Group

Alexian Village
9255 N 76th St, Milwaukee

3rd Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m.

Contact Chaplain Jessie Smedal, (414) 357-5105, x5524

Free lite sandwich supper available (you need to be in the sandwich generation—caring for an elder and raising children—to attend).

St. Matthew's Lutheran Church

1615 Wauwatosa Ave., upper room

2nd & 4th Mondays of the month, 1:00 p.m.

Contact Sharon, (414) 427-8628

Wheaton St. Francis Caregiver’s Support Group

3237 S 16th St, Milwaukee

1st Saturday of the month, 10:30 a.m.

Contact Louise, (414) 645-9095

St. Ann Center, Stein Campus

2810 E. Morgan Ave., Milwaukee

First Wednesday of each month, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Meeting is held in the chapel

Contact Sr. Margaret Kruse, (414) 640-1491

Telephone Caregiver Support Group

Call in from the comfort of your own home

Last Tuesday of every month, 10-11:00 a.m.

To register, call 800-272-3900. Persons registered will receive the monthly call-in phone number a few days prior to each scheduled telephone support group meeting.

Facilitator:  Sharlene Bellefeuille, Outreach Specialist

Questions? 800-272-3900

Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater WI

Grandparents & Other Relatives: Parenting Again Education & Support Group

Villard Square Grand Family Housing
3427 W Villard Ave, Milwaukee

3rd Wednesday of the month, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Contact Kathy Czarnecki, (414) 220-8600

To confirm meeting dates, or for other local support group information