Family and Caregiver Support

Support Groups

Martha's Vineyard

Al-anon
Phone: 508-465-3100
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A 12-step program for family members and adult children of alcoholics. Call 508-465-3100 for more information... See More

Caregivers Support Group
Alison McKinley
Phone: 508-693-7900 x217
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A a support group for caregivers and provides a forum for caregivers to meet and connect with others in similar circumstances... See More

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
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Grandparents who find themselves raising their grandchildren don’t have to go it alone. Information about trends and issues facing grandparents raising grandchildren are shared over coffee and discussion... See More

Island Parents Educational Support and Training Center
Phone: 508-696-5486
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Support for families of children with special needs. Serves Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. Provides educational support to families having children receiving special education services... See More

Martha's Vineyard Community Services
Phone: 508-693-7900
Fax: 508-693-7192
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Martha’s Vineyard Community Services (MVCS) is a health, education and human services agency serving Islanders of every economic circumstance and offering services that would otherwise be unaffordable or completely unavailable... See More

Martha's Vineyard Times Support Group Listings
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Weekly listings and contact information for support groups on Martha’s Vineyard. See More

Parenting Teens & Tweens
Patricia Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 x406
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Parenting Teens & Tweens is a group offered through  Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative... See More

Parkinson's Caregiver Support Group
Ellen Reynolds
Phone: 508-693-2896

Support group for caregivers of those with Parkinson’s Disease, a program of the See More

Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Kathleen Samways
Phone: 508-627-5797 ext 114
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The Martha’s Vineyard Partnership for Health is offering a series of 6 FREE classes in Powerful Tools for Caregivers... See More

The National Widowers' Organization
Frederick Spero
Phone: 1-800-309-3658
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The National Widowers’ Organization educates the public about the special needs of men who have lost their spouse or life partner... See More

Transgender & Gender Non-Binary Support Group
Jenn Chang
Phone: 508-693-7900 x400
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A support group for youth and adults of all ages who identify as transgender, gender non-binary or any other of the multitude of identities on the transgender spectrum... See More

Veterans Significant Others Support Group
Tom Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 ext. 211
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Held once per month and offers a confidential space for Significant Others of Veterans, (including spouses, partners, siblings, parents) to support one another... See More

Veterans Support Group
Tom Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 ext. 211
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Visit our website

Readjustment Counseling for War Veterans: Island Counseling Center offers focused individual and group services to returning war veterans... See More

Off Island

Death Cafe
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At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives’... See More

Family Caregiver Alliance, National Center on Caregiving
Lana Sheridan
Phone: 800-445-8106
Fax: 800-434-3508
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Established in 2001 as a program of Family Caregiver Alliance, the National Center on Caregiving (NCC) works to advance the development of high-quality, cost-effective policies and programs for families and friends caring for adults with chronic, disabling conditions in every state in the country... See More
Family and Caregiver Support

Support Groups

Martha's Vineyard

Al-anon
Phone: 508-465-3100
Visit our website

A 12-step program for family members and adult children of alcoholics. Call 508-465-3100 for more information... See More

Caregivers Support Group
Alison McKinley
Phone: 508-693-7900 x217
Email Us
Visit our website

A a support group for caregivers and provides a forum for caregivers to meet and connect with others in similar circumstances... See More

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
Email Us
Visit our website

Grandparents who find themselves raising their grandchildren don’t have to go it alone. Information about trends and issues facing grandparents raising grandchildren are shared over coffee and discussion... See More

Island Parents Educational Support and Training Center
Phone: 508-696-5486
Email Us

Support for families of children with special needs. Serves Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. Provides educational support to families having children receiving special education services... See More

Martha's Vineyard Community Services
Phone: 508-693-7900
Fax: 508-693-7192
Email Us
Visit our website

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services (MVCS) is a health, education and human services agency serving Islanders of every economic circumstance and offering services that would otherwise be unaffordable or completely unavailable... See More

Martha's Vineyard Times Support Group Listings
Visit our website

Weekly listings and contact information for support groups on Martha’s Vineyard. See More

Parenting Teens & Tweens
Patricia Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 x406
Email Us
Visit our website

Parenting Teens & Tweens is a group offered through  Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative... See More

Parkinson's Caregiver Support Group
Ellen Reynolds
Phone: 508-693-2896

Support group for caregivers of those with Parkinson’s Disease, a program of the See More

Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Kathleen Samways
Phone: 508-627-5797 ext 114
Email Us
Visit our website

The Martha’s Vineyard Partnership for Health is offering a series of 6 FREE classes in Powerful Tools for Caregivers... See More

The National Widowers' Organization
Frederick Spero
Phone: 1-800-309-3658
Email Us
Visit our website

The National Widowers’ Organization educates the public about the special needs of men who have lost their spouse or life partner... See More

Transgender & Gender Non-Binary Support Group
Jenn Chang
Phone: 508-693-7900 x400
Email Us

A support group for youth and adults of all ages who identify as transgender, gender non-binary or any other of the multitude of identities on the transgender spectrum... See More

Veterans Significant Others Support Group
Tom Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 ext. 211
Email Us
Visit our website

Held once per month and offers a confidential space for Significant Others of Veterans, (including spouses, partners, siblings, parents) to support one another... See More

Veterans Support Group
Tom Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 ext. 211
Email Us
Visit our website

Readjustment Counseling for War Veterans: Island Counseling Center offers focused individual and group services to returning war veterans... See More

Off Island

Death Cafe
Visit our website

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives’... See More

Family Caregiver Alliance, National Center on Caregiving
Lana Sheridan
Phone: 800-445-8106
Fax: 800-434-3508
Email Us
Visit our website

Established in 2001 as a program of Family Caregiver Alliance, the National Center on Caregiving (NCC) works to advance the development of high-quality, cost-effective policies and programs for families and friends caring for adults with chronic, disabling conditions in every state in the country... See More