The role of the facilitator of the Alzheimer’s Association support groups is to provide emotional, social
and/or educational support to group members. Training provided. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
? Follow expectations and recommendations of the Caregiver Support Group Facilitator
Manual, including participation in initial & ongoing training, record keeping, and regular
meetings with Association staff.
? Arrange for speakers/presenters for the group as needed.
? Encourage participants to provide assistance and emotional support to one another.
? Present pertinent Association materials and information to group members.
? Inform the Alzheimer’s Association in advance of any changes in group facilitators, time
or location of group meetings.
A commitment of at least one year is expected.
- Program Management
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Social Work
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Orientation or Training
- One year - monthly meetings
- empathetic, organized