Caregiver Support

Our Caregiver Support Group can help provide support, education and information regarding coping with the many specific needs of caring for an aging parent, spouse, friend or relative.

There is no charge for the following Caregiver Support Groups:

Longmeadow /Springfield Area

1160 Dickinson Street, Sprinfield (JFS office on the Grinspoon Jewish Community Campus)

Tuesdays:  6:30 – 8:00 pm

Facilitator: Sara Weinberger, MSW, Professor of Social Work at Western New England University

Northampton Area

253 Prospect Street, Northampton (B'nai Israel Synagogue)

Tuesdays: 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Facilitator: Vivienne Weiss, MA, LICSW, is a psychotherapist in private practice in Northampton.  She specializes in treating clients dealing with death, grief and loss as well as problems with caregiving. 

*This program is funded in partnership with Highland Valley Elder Services.

REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is required. To register by e-mail or for more information, contact Donna Gordon, JFS Clinical Director at 413.455.1936 x103 or email her.