7 Benefits to a Support Group

July 13, 2019

Research has shown that participating in caregiver support groups result in very real benefits that can significantly improve your quality of life.

Caregivers in support groups report 7 key benefits:

1. Feeling less lonely, isolated or judged
2. Gaining a sense of empowerment and control
3. Improving your coping skills
4. Reducing distress, depression or anxiety and having lower rates of clinical depression
5. Developing a clearer understanding of what to expect with your situation
6. Getting practical advice or information about treatment options
7. Improving your caregiving ability and giving better quality of life for the older adult

Piedmont Crossing has a Caregivers Fellowship that meets regularly and lead by Chaplain Bob Symanski.  Call us today at 336-472-2017 to learn more!