Support Groups

Due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak and per recommendations from the CDC, CDPH and the County of San Diego Public Health Office some of SCRC sponsored support groups are being facilitated via Zoom.  For more information please contact your Family Consultant or 1-800-827-1008 or Email: for additional information.

Southern Caregiver Resource Center (SCRC) offers professionally facilitated support groups that meet on an ongoing basis and are free of charge. If you are a family caregiver, you may attend any group of your choice. Registration is not required. The following is a list of available caregiver support groups:

Cardiff by the ​Sea

When: 2nd and 4th Monday of every month

Time: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Belmont Village Senior Living,

Cardiff by the Sea, Club Room - Floor  L2,

3535 Manchester Ave., Cardiff by the Sea, 92007

Facilitator: TBA


When: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month

Time: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Clairemont Lutheran Church - Room 1,

4271 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, 92117

Facilitator: Rebecca Boon, LCSW, Family Consultant

(858) 268-4432 ext. 130

La Mesa

When: 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month (effective 1/16/2020)

Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: San Diego Oasis, Grossmont Shopping Center,

5500 Grossmont Center Drive, Suite 269,

La Mesa, 91942

Facilitator: Blanca Aguayo, MS, Care Manager,

(858) 276-8810

Kearny Mesa - SCRC Main Office

When: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month

Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location: Southern Caregiver Resource Center

                  Suite 130

                  3675 Ruffin Rd., San Diego, CA 92123

Facilitator: TBA


Kearny Mesa

When: 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month

Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location: Jewish Family Service, Community Services

Building – 8788 Balboa Avenue, Room 229,

San Diego, 92123

*Please park in front of the Community Services Building.

Turn left once through the main gate*

Facilitator: Elizabeth Parks, LCSW, Family Consultant

(858) 268-4432, ext. 106

*This group has a focus on adult children who are caring for a parent, but is open to all caregivers*

Rancho Bernardo

When: 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month

Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location: The Remington Club I Game Room – 1st Floor 

16925 Hierba Drive, San Diego, 92128

Facilitator: Dayna McAllister, MSW, Family Consultant

(858) 268-4432 ext. 118


When: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month

Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location: Vista Branch Library 

700 Eucalyptus Ave., Vista, CA 92084

Facilitator: TBA

San Ysidro (en español)

When: 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month

Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: San Ysidro Adult Day Health Center/Casa de

Amistad, 3364 Beyer Blvd., San Ysidro, 92173

Facilitator: Miriam Guillen-Ibarra, LMFT, Care Manager II

(619) 948-6640

Chula Vista (en español)

When: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month

Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location: Norman Park Senior Center

270 F Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910

Facilitator: Carol Ornelas, MA, Care Manager,

(858) 276-9121

Click here for a PDF version of all support groups.

For additional information on SCRC support groups, please contact SCRC or call us at

(858) 268-4432 or (800) 827-1008.

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