All support groups are offered free of charge.
Please contact the facilitator of the specific support group you are interested in with your questions about their group (facilitator contact information is in each group's description).

Low Vision/Macular Degeneration Support Group
Meets: the third Monday of each month, 2 pm (4th Mondays Jan. - Feb.; no meetings June - Aug.)
Share information on assistive devices and coping skills for those with macular degeneration or other types of low vision. For more information, call John or Stella Gallagher at (541) 740-2817.

Memory Loss Support Groups

Meets: the second Tuesday of each month, 1:30 - 3 pm
For caregivers and family members of persons with Alzheimer's Disease or a related disorder. A support group for those with memory loss is held at the same time. Share information, education, and support with those who walk or have walked in your shoes. Learn skills from those who have experience with your daily challenges. For more information contact the facilitator, Gene Dannen, at (541) 753-1342 or gene@dannen.com. 

Parkinson's Support Group

Meets: the second Wednesday of the month, 12:15 - 2 pm
This group provides information and support to those who have Parkinson's Disease, are providing care for someone who does, or those seeking more information about it. For more information, contact the facilitators, Roger and Iris Surette, at (520) 456-9799. 

Stroke & Brain Injury Support Group 
Meets: the third Tuesday of the month, 1:30 - 3 pm
This group is for those suffering from a stroke or brain Injury. Contact group facilitator Jeff Lessmeister at (541) 971-1054 for details.

Corvallis Participant Liability Waiver
All participants in Corvallis Parks & Recreation programs must certify the following at the time of registration

I hereby certify that I am 18 years of age or older and/or I am the parent or legal guardian of the participant, who is under 18 years of age. I understand that any sports/recreation program has an inherent risk of being strenuous, or could result in death or injury to me or my child. I assume all risks as a result of participation in this program. If I cannot be reached in an emergency situation, I hereby give permission to the Corvallis Parks & Recreation Department and their employees to arrange for transportation and/or emergency medical treatment if my child or I are seriously injured while participating in this program. For myself, my heirs and assigns I agree to waive, release and forever discharge any claim for injury or damage, and hold harmless the City of Corvallis, its officers, agents and employees against any claim, loss, liability or expenses, including attorney's fees, resulting directly or indirectly from participation in this program.

Last updated: 7/31/2017 11:59:09 AM