Caregiver's support group meets first Wednesday of month

Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull offers caregiver’s support group for families and caregivers of those affected with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The complexity of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias is a journey that severely impacts families and professional caregivers. The support group provides an opportunity to learn more about different stages of this progressive disease and offer tips on ways to cope.

There will be light refreshments and discussions embracing topics such as family dynamics, coping tips, enhancing communication, handling challenging behaviors and the latest research and literature.

The support group is held the first Wednesday of each month from 4:30-6 p.m., is open to the public and all are welcome. RSVP to Lidia Ayala at 203-268-2400 or e-mail

Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull is located at 2750 Reservoir Ave., in Trumbull and is a Benchmark Senior Living community. For more information, visit