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Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s research and also care and support for families living with Alzheimer's.
Click below on the name of your local Walk to find support groups, education classes, and other resources in your area. 


    
    
    
    
    
 



Belleville

Support Group: 

SWIC's Programs and Services for Older Adults
201 N. Church Street, Belleville IL
2nd Tuesday of each month
2:30 - 4:00 pm
Jodi Gardner: 618-234-4410 ext. 7031

 

St. John's Community Care
222 Goethe Avenue, Collinsville IL
2nd Tuesday of each month
1:30 - 3:00 pm
Gail Shaw and Diane Nelson
618-344-5008

 

Oak Hill "In the Moment"
623 Hamacher Street, Waterloo IL
Last Thursday of each month
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Julia Olszewski 618-939-3488 ext. 1248
(November - 3rd Thursday; December - no meeting)

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Branson

Support Group:

Faith Lutheran - The Keepers
221 Malone Street, Branson MO
3rd Tuesday of each month
6:30 - 8:00 pm
Judy Rose: 417-348-1740

 

Education Class:
Know the 10 Warning Signs

Forsyth Senior Center
13879 US Hwy 160 Forsyth, MO 
Thursday, November 7 at 12:45 pm
Call 417-546-6100 to register

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 


Cape Girardeau

Support Groups:

Cape Girardeau Public Library
711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau MO
2nd Tuesday of each month
6:00 to 7:30pm
Carol Dippold: 573-271-0734 

Cape Girardeau Public Library
711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau MO
3rd Wednesday of each month
10:00 to 11:30am
Carol Dippold: 573-271-0734 

The Lutheran Home
2825 Bloomfield Rd., Cape Girardeau MO
2nd Tuesday of each month
7:00 to 8:30pm
Dolly Jewell: 573-225-2738
Stephanie Simmons: 573-335-0158 

Greater SEMO Dementia Support Group
Iron Mountain Railroad Depot
252 E. Jackson Blvd, Jackson MO
1st Wednesday of each month
1:00 to 2:30pm
Carol Dippold: 573-271-0734

 

Education Class:
Healthy Living for the Brain and Body

Healthpoint Fitness
Cape Girardeau, MO
Monday, September 30 at 5:30-6:30 pm
Calll 800.272.3900 or click here to register.

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Columbia

Support Groups:

Breakfast Club for Caregivers and Loved Ones with Dementia
3710 S. Lenoir St., Columbia MO
Last Wednesday of each month
9:30am in the Grill.
Amelia Cottle: 573-808-4972 ____________________

Men Emerging as Caregivers
3710 S. Lenoir St., Columbia MO
3rd Thursday of each month
1:00pm in the Little Chapel in the Community Room
Amelia Cottle: 573-808-4972 

Days of Our Lives (Women’s Caregiver Support Group)
3710 S. Lenoir St., Columbia MO
4th Tuesday of each month
1:30pm in the Arts & Crafts room in the Community Room
Amelia Cottle: 573-808-4972 

Cedarhurst Living of Columbia
2333 Chapel Hill Rd, Columbia MO
2nd Wednesday of each month
6:30 to 8:00pm in the private dining room Amelia Cottle: 573-808-4972

 

Education Class:
Know the 10 Signs

Columbia Senior Center
1121 Business Loop 70 East, Columbia MO
Friday, November 8 at 10am
Call 573-424-3125 to register

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

Third Thursday of each month | 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Alzheimer's Association Columbia Office
2609 E. Broadway, Suite 119
Columbia, MO 65201
Call 314-801-0414 to schedule an appointment

 

 

Edwardsville, IL

Support Group:

Edwardsville Library
112 S. Kansas Street, Edwardsville IL
2nd Monday of each month
4-5pm in the downstairs meeting room
Amy Hunter, Sara Hoelscher, Mary Jo Smith: 618-979-3602

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Farmington

Support Group:

Farmington Area Senior Center
607 Wallace Rd., Farmington MO
4th Thursday of each month
2:00 to 3:30pm
Susan Burris: 573-756-9800

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Hannibal

Support Group:

Beth Haven Nursing Home
2500 Pleasant Street, Hannibal MO 
3rd Wednesday of each month
4:00 to 5:30pm
Darci Clatt: 573-221-6000

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Jefferson City

Support Group:

Capital Region Medical Center
1432 Southwest Blvd., Jefferson City, MO
2nd Thursday of each month
12:00pm to 1:30pm in the Oakview Conference Room
Betty Berendzen: 573-632-5593

 

Care Consultations:

In-person care consultations available
November 20: 9-3:30
Capital Regional Medical Center
Call 314-801-0414 to schedule an appointment.
Phone consultations also available.


Jefferson County

Support Group:

Crystal Oaks Skilled Nursing
1500 Calvary Church Rd., Festus, MO
1st Wednesday of each month
3:00 to 4:30pm
Michelle Rolfi: 636-933-2927 

First Baptist Church of Festus/Crystal City
107 N. Truman Blvd., Crystal City, MO
1st Friday of each month
10:00 to 11:30am
Debi Govero: 573-760-2386 

2012 Missouri State Rd, Arnold, MO
3rd Tuesday of every month
1:30 to 3:00pm in rooms 2 and 3 of the Family Life Center
Kris Stark: 573-701-4107

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

 

Joplin

Support Group:

Area Agency on Aging X
531 E. 15th Street, Joplin MO
3rd Thursday of each month
6:00 to 7:30pm
Ruth Guzman: 417-434-3861

Care Consultation Day:

In-person care consultations are available
October 9, 2019
10am - 3:30pm
Joplin Public Library
1901 E. 20th Street, Joplin MO
Call 417-429-0347 to schedule your appointment

 

Kirksville

Online Support:

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Missouri Chapter website houses a wealth of information about Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and services offered.

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900):
Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for information, resources and support about memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Lake of the Ozarks

Support Groups:

Men Emerging as Caregivers
Wicked Willie's
5384 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach MO
2nd Wednesday of each month 11:00am to 1:00pm
Dave Tomlinson: 573-280-4129 

Lake Regional Health System
54 Hospital Dr. 3rd, Osage Beach MO
Thursday of each month
1:00 to 3:30pm in Conference Room D Sharon Konwinski: 573-346-5654

 

Education Class:
Know the 10 Signs

St. Anthony of Padua Parish
255 Hwy EE, Folk MO
Monday, October 28 at 6:30 pm
Call 573-369-7213 to register

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Lincoln County

Support Group:

Lincoln County Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group
101 St. Stephen Ln., Troy MO
2nd Tuesday of each month  
1:30 to 3:00 pm
Paul Huff: 636-528-4148

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Macon

Support Group:

Loch Haven Nursing Home
701 Sunset Hills Fr., Macon MO
2nd Monday of each month
5:30 to 7:00pm;
light dinner served
Stacy Wood: 660-385-3113

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Poplar Bluff

 

Online Support:

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Missouri Chapter website houses a wealth of information about Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and services offered.

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900):
Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for information, resources and support about memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Rolla

Support Group:

Presbyterian Manor
1200 Homelife Plaza, Rolla MO
3rd Thursday of each month  
6:00 to 7:30pm in the Community Room
Joelle Freeland: 573-364-7336

 

Education Class:
Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior

Rolla Presbyterian Manor
1200 Homelife Plaza, Rolla MO
Thursday, November 14 at 6pm
RSVP to Joelle Freeland at lfreeland@pmma.org or 573-364-7336 by 11-11-19

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

Sedalia

Support Group: 

200 S. Limit, Sedalia MO
1st Thursday of each month
6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Kathy Medlock: 660-851-0668

 

Education Class:
Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior
Grace United Methodist
116 E. Schwartz Street
Thursday, October 10 at 6:30 pm
RSVP by calling the church at 618-548-2810

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

South Central Illinois

Support Groups: 

Grace United Methodist Church
116 E. Schwartz Street
2nd Thursday of each month
6:30 to 8:00pm.
In the Fireplace Room
Tiffany Bullard: 618-322-0095
Rick McCullum: 618-548-2164

Online Support:

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Missouri Chapter website houses a wealth of information about Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and services offered. ALZ Connected

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900):
Call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for information, resources and support about memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Springfield Area

Support Groups: 

Meyer Ortho & Rehab Center, Ozark Room
3535 S National Avenue, Springfield MO
2nd Tuesday of each month
3:00 to 4:00pm.
Respite care provided. Please call in advance.
Judee Steward 417-269-3616


King’s Way United Methodist Church 2401 S Lone Pine Ave. Springfield, MO
2nd Monday of each month
6:00 to 7:30pm.
Jennifer McBride 417-718-6822 

Maple Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center
1146 E Lakewood St, Springfield MO
1st Tuesday of each month
1:30 to 3:00pm
Heidi Foster 417-832-0577 

Willard First Baptist Church
202 W. Jackson, Willard MO 
1st Tuesday of each month
6:00 to 7:30pm.
Respite care provided. Enter from back. Barbara Cosby: 417-742-2532
Carol Bourbina: 417-742-3071 

Republic Dementia Caregiver Support Group Republic Community Center
711 E. Miller Rd., Republic MO
2nd Wednesday of each month from 10:00 to 11:30am in Room C. Kathy Shepard 417-235-3500

 

Education Class:
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia

Webco Manor
1687 W. Washington, Marshfield MO
Friday, October 12, 2019 at 1pm
To RSVP, call 417-859-5144

 

Care Consultations:
Care Consultations are available Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm by phone or at the chapter office
3645 South Ave., Springfield, MO.
Call 417-429-0347 to schedule an appointment
 

St. Charles County

Support Group:

Right at Home
1100 Rock Creek Elementary School Dr., Saint Charles MO
2nd Tuesday of each month
6:00 to 7:30 pm
Steve & Angie Garner: 636-219-9645

Education Classes:
Effective Communication Strategies

St. Charles City-County Library (Spencer Road Branch)
427 Spencer Road, St. Peters, MO
Wednesday, October 2 at 6:30pm


Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
The Landings of O'Fallon
1000 Landing Circle St Charles, MO
Wedesday, Oct 23 at 10:30am
RSVP to Nicole Sutton: 636-669-0782

Know the 10 Warning Signs
St. Charles City-County Library Deer Run Branch; 1300 North Main O'Fallon MO 63366
Thursday, November 7 at 6pm
RSVP by Calling BJC HealthCare at 636-928-9355

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.

 

 

St. Louis

 

Washington

Support Group:

Washington Public Library
410 Lafayette St.
4th Tuesday of each month
2:00 - 3:30pm
Terri Bapst: 636-527-9330 ______________________________

Union United Methodist Church
848 W. Main St.
1st Tuesday of each month
6 to 7:30pm
Georgia Miller and Jeanette Long: 636-744-3106

 

Schedule a Care Consultation

A care consultation is a free one-on-one meeting with a social worker designed to provide you and your family support support and help you understand the disease, manage care and make more informed decisions regarding services and treatments.

The Alzheimer's Association can provide care consultations over the phone or in person. Call 314-801-0414 to schedule your care consultation today.