Women are often the primary caregivers for the family. Below is a list of resources links and support groups that you might find helpful as you care for your family and yourself.
Resources for Caregivers (Click on title for more information)
Alzheimer’s Support Group
Second Wednesday, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Hunterdon Regional Community Health Building
(908) 788-6401 ext. 2364.
Arthritis and Osteoporosis Support Group
Meets the 2nd Monday of the month from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
HMC Meeting Rooms A/B.
Call Senior Services, (908) 788-6373.
Bariatric Surgery Support Group
Support groups are available for all potential or current clients of the Center for Advanced Weight Loss. Speak with your surgeon or affiliated hospital for inofrmation on support groups after surgery. For more information call (908) 735-3912
Bereavement Support Group
Hunterdon Hospice (908) 788-6600
Caregivers Support Groups
Call 908-788-6401 ext. 2364 for locations and dates
Diabetes Support Group
Cancer Support Programs
Family Risk Assessment, Yoga Classes and “Look Good, Feel Better”
Mental Illness Family Support Groups
Support and education groups meet the fourth Wednesday of the month. Family and friends of individuals with a mental illness are encouraged to attend. Meeting with others who share the same experience helps to reduce the family burden. For more information about time and locations call (908) 788-6401 or 1-866-HBH-2060. Confidentiality is respected.
If you are looking for a support group that is not listed, call the New Jersey Self Help Group Clearinghouse at 973-989-1122.
Note: When you click on the web resources below you may leave the Hunterdon Healthcare System website and be redirected to an outside site. The individuals portrayed on the outside sites are not employees of Hunterdon Healthcare. Hunterdon Healthcare does not endorse any particular products advertised on the websites visited.
JerseyAssistance for Community Caregiving / NJ EASE
Hunterdon County Division of Senior Services
Elder Care Locator
Hunterdon County Agency on Aging
Briteside Adult Day Centers, Inc.
Self-Help Support Group Directory or contact 1-800-367-6274
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