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Support Groups for ALS Patients and Caregivers

In-Person Support Groups

For People Diagnosed with ALS and Caregivers:

In San Diego, meetings held at:

9990 Mesa Rim Road, #100
San Diego, CA 92121

Third Saturday of the month, 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

To RSVP, call 858-492-9792

ALS Association’s Support Groups
Greater San Diego Chapter

Find support groups in other locations.

Support Groups for Caregivers

Men’s Support Group 
First and third Thursdays of each month at Vitas Innovative Hospice Care:

9655 Granite Ridge Road, Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92123

To RSVP, call Lydia Lombardi at 858-499-8901.

Southern Caregiver Support Groups
Held at Southern Caregiver Resource Center:

3675 Ruffin Road, Suite 230
San Diego, CA 92123

Locations vary. To RSVP and for more info call 858-268-4432 (ext. 108).

Veterans Administration Support Groups for Caregivers
Call Karin Kupka at the VA San Diego Healthcare System at 858-623-1801 for more information. Search for local support contacts in other areas.
Toll free-line for caregiver support: 855-260-3274

Online Support Groups

Muscular Dystrophy Association

Patients Like Me 

For help in an emotional crisis, call Access Crisis 24-Hour Hotline at 800-479-3339.

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