General:

UC Berkeley Eldercare Program (UC Berk faculty and faculty alumni):

http://uhs.berkeley.edu/facstaff/care/eldercare/supportgroup.shtml

UCSF Osher Center Mindfulness Dementia Care (San Francisco)

http://www.osher.ucsf.edu/classes-and-lectures/meditation-and-mindfulness/mindfulness-based-dementia-care/

General Caregiver Group (San Francisco) - Japanese speaking.

Meets monthly on 3rd Thursday at

Kimochi Office, 2nd Floor Conference Room

1715 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115

Fumiko DiDomizio, Case Manager or Sango Harumi, Social Services Coordinator @ 415-931-2275 or fdidomizio@kimochi-inc.org


Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)

For partners of people with MCI sponsored by UCSF & Alz. Association (San Francisco)

http://www.ucsfhealth.org/support_groups/memory_and_aging_disorders/index.html

 

Brain Injury:

Brain Injury Network of the Bay Area (Marin):

http://www.mbin.org/resources/caregiving.php

 

Dementia:

Alzheimer's Association (Northern California):

http://www.alz.org/norcal/in_my_community_support.asp

 

Frontal Temporal Dementia (San Francisco):

http://memory.ucsf.edu/ftd/community-support/support/ftd/single

 

The Memory Care Cafe (San Francisco):

http://www.memorycarecafe.com

 

Movement Disorders:

Deep Brain Stimulation, PD, Dystonia and Essential Tremor Support Group (Northern Ca.):

http://surgicalmovementdisorders.ucsf.edu/patients_and_families/support_groups

 

Huntington's Disease:

http://www.hdsa.org/living-with-huntingtons/community-services/support-groups/ca.html (California)

http://www.wehaveaface.org/help4hd-supportgroups.html (National & International)


Parkinson's Disease:

http://parkinsons.stanford.edu/cgr_support_groups.html


PSP/CBD/CBS/MSA (National):

http://www.psp.org/support/