Are you feeling isolated, alone, and overwhelmed as you care for an elderly
parent, relative, or friend?
Are you trying to balance the needs of your family, elderly loved one,
and your job?
Do you feel like there is no time to take a break from your caregiving
Do you feel that your own personal needs are not being attended to?
If you answered yes to these questions, then this message is for you!
The Caregivers Support Group is a free, ongoing weekly support group sponsored
by Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus and the Ocean County Office
of Senior Services.
The Group is open to anyone who is caring for a person living in Ocean
County who is 60 years or older. The care receiver may be a relative,
friend, or neighbor, and does not need to love in the same household as
The Caregivers Support Group is facilitated by a Licensed Social Worker
who will offer support and education for caregivers to enhance their coping
skills and develop strategies for maintaining balance in their lives while
caring for their loved ones. All sessions will be held at The Center for
Healthy Living, 198 Prospect St., Lakewood, NJ.
There are two support groups which meet weekly:
- Tuesday afternoon from 12noon to 2pm
- Wednesday 12:15pm to 2:15pm
The Facilitator is: Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW
If you, or someone you know are interested in the Caregivers Support Group,
please contact Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW at