Support Groups

Participating in a support group provides you with an opportunity to be with people who have a common purpose and likely to understand one another.  Benefits of participating in a support group may include: feeling less lonely, isolated or judged, reducing stress, depression, anxiety or fatigue. Many in a support group find solutions to problems others have already found. 

In Smith County

If you’re interested in joining a support group, please call ahead to confirm dates, times, and locations.

For Men Only Group
Second Friday of each month 11:30am
Alzheimer’s Alliance Office
3531 S Broadway Ave.
Tyler, TX 75701
Contact: (903) 509-8323
kathy@alzalliance.org
*Lunch provided (please RSVP)

Caregiver Support Group
Third week of each month on Tuesday/Thursday 10-11:30am
Alzheimer’s Alliance Office
3531 S Broadway Ave.
Tyler, TX 75701
Contact: (903) 509-8323
kathy@alzalliance.org
*RSVP is required

Azalea Trails Assisted Living and Memory Care

2nd Wednesday of each month

5550 Old Jacksonville Hwy, Tyler

Contact: Josh Forshee

903-561-4307

Meadow Lake Healthcare (private dining room)

First Monday of each month at 12:00pm 

16044 CR 165, Tyler

Contact:  Destinee Morris

(903) 526-5599

ddmorris@meadowlakeliving.com

*Lunch provided (please RSVP)

Texas State Veterans Home

CURRENTLY NOT MEETING
Second Tuesday of each month at 11:30am
11466 Honor Lane, Tyler
Contact: (903) 617-6150
*Lunch provided (please RSVP)

Oak Hills Terrace Memory Care
Third Tuesday of each month at 12:00pm
2651 Elkton Trail, Tyler
Contact: Stella Bartley (903) 747-3927
activities@oakhillsterrace.com
*Lunch provided (please RSVP)

Prestige Estates
First Wednesday of each month at 12:00pm
6928 Paluxy Drive, Tyler
Contact: Cheri Thomas (903) 561-6102
cthomas@prestigeestates.net
*Lunch provided (please RSVP)

The Hamptons at Pine Forest
Second Monday of each month at 12:00pm
4250 Old Omen Road, Tyler
Contact: (903) 566-8931
mcc@hamptonssl.com
*Lunch provided (please RSVP)

First United Methodist Church – Lindale
Second Thursday of each month at 10:00am
402 W. Hubbard St. Lindale, TX 75771
Contact: Dave Borden (817) 980-5279
h2ok9mag@gmail.com

Brookdale South Tyler
Fourth Thursday of each month at 12:00pm
Brookdale Tyler South
5403 Plantation Drive, Tyler
Contact: Petrice Young (903) 534-4955
pyoung16@brookdale.com
*Lunch provided (please RSVP)

Greenbrier Nursing and Rehab Center
Third Thursday of each month
3526 West Irwin Street
Tyler, TX 75702
Contact: (903) 593-6441
Russell_Walker@CSNHC.Com

 

 

Outside Smith County

 

UPSHUR COUNTY:
Upshur County Senior Citizens Organization
First Thursday of each month at 2:00pm
201 Silver Aly, Gilmer TX 75644
Contact: Sandi (903) 636-4979

WOOD COUNTY:
Wood County—Memory Café
Holly Brook Baptist Church
Each Thursday 11:45-2:00pm
3219 South FM 2869, Hawkins TX 75765
Contact: Joyce Grisham at (903) 725-7027

GREGG COUNTY:
Greggton United Methodist
Last Tuesday of each month at 1:00pm
1101 Pine Tree Road, Longview TX
Contact: Nancy Duke (903) 759-3831
nancyduke@cablelynx.com

Gregg County-Memory Café
Good Shepherd Institute
Second Friday of each month at 10:00am
3133 Good Shepherd Way, Longview TX 75605
Contact: Nancy (903) 295-8806 or
Hilda (903) 759-6352