APDA Connecticut Chapter Support Groups
Please contact your facilitator for details.
Online Support: Please call facilitators for details.
Farmington-Holly Seymour- 860-507-7715
Farmington-UConn Health-Neurology Dept.-Kristen Vavrek, LCSW, CDP 860-679-3224
PLEASE CONTACT YOUR FACILITATOR TO SEE IF
THEIR SUPPORT GROUP IS BEING OFFERED
ONLINE OR IN-PERSON.
Young Onset Virtual Support Group Meeting
Every Tuesday at 7 pm ET
Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 816 5921 6236
Via telephone 929-205-6099 or 816-5921-6236
Young Onset Support Group
First Tuesday of the month from 6:30 pm-8 pm.
Please email Pam Atwood to register at Pam@AtwoodDementiaGroup.com
When: Meets the 4th Wednesday each month at 3:00 PM
Where: The Residence at Brookside, 117 Simsbury Road, Avon
Contact: Krisztina Jarai, 860-470-8268
When: Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 11:oo AM
Where: Atria Darien, 50 Ledge Road, Darien
Contact: Kate Bacon, 475-328-1909 or
Ellington-Moving Forward with Parkinson’s
When: Meets the 2nd Friday each month at 11:00 AM.
Where: The Ellington Senior Center, 40 Maple St., Ellington
Contact: Need new facilitator, please contact Amanda Brill at Amanda.Brill@hhchealth.org
When: Meets the 3rd Tuesday each month at 7:00 PM.-Shakers Anonymous Group
What/Where: “Young Onset & Young at Heart” – New Canaan YMCA: 564 South Ave
Contact: www.shakersanonymous.org/ Lynn, Hagerbrant@gmail.com – 203-253-0002
Farmington-Online support-please call facilitator & in-person.
When: Meets the 2nd Friday of the month at 10:30 AM
Where: Anthology of Farmington, 1 Bridgewater Road, Farmington
Contact: Holly Seymour, 860-507-7712
When: Meets the 1st Thursday of the month at 2:00 PM
Where: UConn Health Neurology Dept., 263 Farmington Ave., Farmington
Contact: Kristen Vavrek, LCSW, CDP firstname.lastname@example.org
Care partner support also available and online support, please contact Kristen
When: Meets the 3rd Wednesday each month at 1:00PM.
Where: St Mary’s Church Hall: 70 Gulf St Milford
Contact: Terry Swan, RN, 203-874-5070
Middletown-CT Parkinson’s Working Group
When: Meets the 3rd Saturday of the month at 10:00 am
Where: Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1055 Randolph Rd., Middletown
Contact: Martha Jaffe, 860-704-9519 or email@example.com
When: Meets the 3rd Wednesday each month from 1:30-3:30pm.
Where: Masonicare at Mystic, 45 Clara Drive, Mystic, CT 06355
Contact: Cathy Gualtieri, 860-287-0202
New Britain-Online support-please call facilitator.
When: Meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 3:00 PM. (No December meeting)
Where: Hospital for Special Care, 2150 Corbin Ave., New Britain
Contact: Lindsay Pratt-Bluemle, 860-612-6316
When: First Wednesday each month at 1:30 PM (No Meetings in July & August)
Where: Newtown Senior Center, 8 Simpson Street, Fairfield Hills Campus, Newtown
Contact: Sharon Hoyt, SHoytPD@gmail.com
Southbury-This group is not meeting at this time. We need a new
facilitator, if interested please contact Amanda.Brill@hhchealth.org
Vernon-Not meeting at this time.
When: Last Monday of the month at 3:00 PM
Where: Vernon Senior Center, 135 Bolton Rd., Vernon
Contact: Need a new facilitator if interested please contact Amand.Brill@hhchealth.org or
Sue at 860-870-3680
When: Meets the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM
Where: Hartford Healthcare Offices, 35 Talcottville Rd., Suite 3, Vernon
Contact: Pam Atwood, 860-798-0369
When: Meets the 4th Friday each month at 10:15 AM.
Where: Wallingford Senior Center: 28 Washington St Wallingford
Contact: Anne Bernick, 203-294-2065
When: Meets the 1st Saturday of the month at 10:00 AM
Where: The Village at East Farms – Benchmark: 180 Scott Rd., Waterbury
Contact: Randi Bellemare, 203-841-8607, firstname.lastname@example.org
When: Meets the 4th Thursday each month at 10:30 AM.
Where: Hoffman Summer Wood, 160 Simsbury Rd., West Hartford
Contact: Suzanne Soucy, LMSW, 860-920-1855
When: Meets the 4th Wednesday each month at 10:15 AM.
Where: Westport Senior Center: 21 Imperial Ave. Westport
Contact: Maureen Matuszewski, 203-240-8123
Contact: Needing new facilitator, please contact Amanda Brill at Amanda.Brill@hhchealth.org