Local Support Groups
The Village hosts the following support groups. Participation is free and all are welcome to attend.
Bereavement Support Group
A Bereavement Support Group is occasionally offered at the community in the Flex Room at Center Pointe facilitated by Haven Hospice. This is a course on understanding and walking through the grieving process with the support of those who have experienced and are experiencing loss. Contact us at 352-373-4032 to learn more.
"Tea Time" Dementia Support Group
Botes Memory Method Dementia Support Group
The Botes Memory Method is the preferred dementia partner for residents of The Village at Gainesville and their families. We are honored to offer an in-person memory support group in the Tower Club Learning Center on the second Wednesday of every month from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend.
We also host a virtual opportunity for those who cannot attend in person or who live far away on the last Wednesday of every month from 6 –7 p.m. via Zoom.
During our memory support group, you can ask questions about dementia care from our specialists. We also discuss relevant topics that change every month to help elevate your Dementia IQ. Feel free to visit our website www.botesmemorymethod.com
New Resident Support Group
Monthly Meetings to help new residents acclimate to Life at the Village
These take place the second Thursday of each month in the Flex Room at 11:00 am.