Support Groups



We encourage you to join our upcoming support groups that occur each month. If you know of someone looking to learn more about dementia, please share this with them.

Our aim is to equip families, spouses and care providers with ways to sustain themselves when they face difficulty or when a spouse is diagnosed with dementia. “Sometimes all that a participant in the group needs is for someone to listen,” says Susan Swanepoel, Quality of Life manager at Livewell Village, Somerset West.

Our support groups provide a place to connect with other caregivers and the Livewell team who truly understand what you are going through. Whether you need information about caregiving, wanting to share your story or simply need to be in a safe environment to seek help, the Livewell support groups are here to help.

“The support group will help you deal with the harsh realities associated with the care your mom or dad needs. It provides a non-judgemental environment where participants will discover they’re not alone.” – Susan



5th September 2018 at 10:30am

Royal Cape Golf Club

174 Ottery Rd, Wynberg, 7800

RSVP: Susan Swanepoel| Tel: 021 851 6886

Always the first Wednesday of the month at 10:30


19th September 2018 at 14:30pm

La Clémence Retirement Village
Webersvallei Rd, Stellenbosch

RSVP: Susan Swanepoel| Tel: 021 851 6886

Always the third Wednesday of the month at 14:30


28th August 2018 at 12h30am

29th August 2018 at 12h30am

Livewell Villages
Livewell | 41 Lourens Str. Somerset West

RSVP: Susan Swanepoel| Tel: 021 851 6886

Always the last Wednesday of the month at 12:30



29th August 2018 at 16:00pm

Livewell Villages
113 Mount Street  | Bryanston | Johannesburg

RSVP: Corlia Schutte , 011 463 8212

Always the second Wednesday of the month at 11:00

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