Support Group Facilitator for Caregivers - Alzheimer's Association (The Willows)

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


1881 Harvest DriveWinchester, VA 22601


Volunteer Support Group Facilitators help group participants develop coping methods and encourage caregivers to maintain their personal, physical and emotional health. Support groups provide a place for friends and family to share valuable information, caregiving tips and concerns about their loved ones with Alzheimer's.

LOCATION: The Willows at Meadow Branch 1881 Harvest Drive, Winchester, 22601

MEETING TIME: 3rd Wednesday of each month 2:00pm

Skills & Abilities

  • Professional healthcare experience preferred
  • Experience working with people with Alzheimer’s disease, their family members and caregivers
  • Empathy for individuals and families struggling with the disease
  • Comfort with the expression of emotion
  • Integrity, trustworthiness and discretion
  • Active listening and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interest in serving the community
  • Experience as a caregiver or working directly with caregivers is helpful
  • A willingness to seek out and provide up to date information on research, care and treatment to group members


  • Mental Health
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Group Facilitation

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • A few hours; once per month
  • Training provided by the Alzheimer's Association

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