Pittsfield: Support group offered for Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers


Home Instead Senior Care of Berkshire County provides a support group for care partners of individuals with Early Stage Alzheimer’s and other forms of memory loss and dementia.

A meeting will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at Home Instead, 364 South St.

The goal of this group is to provide a forum for discussion about coming to acceptance and learning to live with a dementia diagnosis.

Dr. Jay Ellis and Donna Smith of Home Instead are group facilitators. The group is open to family caregivers including spouses/partners, adult children and other family members.

Contact Bobbie Orsi at (413) 442-0907 to register or for more information.


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