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Caregiver Support Groups in El Dorado County
 
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Human Services

Date:
6/19/2015
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Caregiving can be difficult and challenging. Family Caregiver Support Groups offer a chance to share information and get connected to other people who are also providing care to a family member or loved one. The free support groups are provided in El Dorado County as follows:

  • The 1st Friday of every month from 1:30pm to 3:00pm at the Placerville Senior Center, 937 Spring Street in Placerville. Call (530) 621-6180 or (800) 510-2020 for information. 

  • The 2nd Tuesday of every month from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm at the Greenwood Community Center, 4401 HWY 193 in Greenwood (next to the California Conservation Corp). Call (530) 621-6192 or (800) 510-2020 for information. 

  • The 2nd Thursday of every month from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the South Lake Tahoe Senior Center, 3050 Hwy 50 in South Lake Tahoe. Call (800) 621-6192 or (800) 510-2020 for information. 

  • The 3rd Tuesday of every month from 5:30pm to 7:00 pm at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center, 990 Lassen Lane in El Dorado Hills.  Call the Alzheimer's Association at (800) 510-2020 or (800) 272-3900 for information.

  • The 4th Thursday of every month from 10:30 am to Noon at the El Dorado Hills Senior Center, 990 Lassen Lane in El Dorado Hills. Call (916) 358-3560 or (800) 510-2020 for information.                                                                  

The Caregiver Support Groups are offered as a community service through the El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency. Free respite care is available to qualified caregivers. Pre-Authorization is required for respite services. To learn more about caregiver services, please contact the Family Caregiver Support Program at (800) 510-2020 or (530) 621-6192.


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