Caregiver Support Groups in Cleveland / Akron
Caregiver support groups offer family caregivers the opportunity to share their experiences and learn from others dealing with similar issues.
There are many caregiver support groups located throughout the greater Cleveland / Akron OH area. If you don’t see a support group to your liking listed below, we suggest that you contact your local senior center, hospital, church, senior organization or an association which focuses on specific diseases such as Alzheimer’s. You don’t have to go it alone!
Caregiver Support Groups
General Caregiver Support Groups
1200 Sycamore Line Rd
Sandusky, Ohio 44870
MetroHealth Caregiver Support Group
MetroHealth invites you to a Caregiver’s Support Group. You are welcome to join this free, open group at any time. The primary purpose of the group is to offer peer support and information for caregivers.
Elisabeth Severance Prentiss Center at MetroHealth
3525 Scranton Road
Cleveland, OH 44109
Facilitated by Brighton Gardens and Caring Tree Senior Care
When did I become the parent? Come to this enlightening support group for those individuals who are faced with the challenges of overseeing a parent or spouse through their senior years. This group will focus on expert advice and the sharing of ideas on coping with the stresses of caregiving.
SJMC Community Outreach, Suite R, 29160 Center Ridge Road, Westlake
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Groups
ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION – GREATER EAST OHIO CHAPTER
408 Ninth Street SW
Canton, OH 44707
(330) 966-7343 Main Phone
(800) 272-3900 Toll-Free
Offers nummerous caregiver support groups throughout the greater Cleveland area.
Cleveland Area – 23215 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 300,
Beachwood, OH 44122
Stroke – Brain Injury Support Groups
The Brain Injury Association of Ohio
Brain Injury Association of Ohio maintains a database of over 50 independent support groups around the state.
P.O. Box 21325
Columbus , OH 43221
http://www.biausa.org/ohio Phone: 614-481-7100
Caregiver Support Groups
Mental Illness Support Groups
NAMI Greater Cleveland
Offers nummerous support groups for family members, friends and caregivers. All Support Groups are offered free of charge.
Support group days and times subject to change. Please call the NAMI office at 216-875-7776 to verify information before
ALS Support Groups
Caregiver meetings/conversations occur in Cleveland, Akron, Youngstown and Toledo, and are open to ALS caregivers only. Contact the Chapter office (216-592-2572/888-592-2572) or your regional care coordinator for more information, including dates, times, and locations.
Cleveland: Cassi Veres, firstname.lastname@example.org
Toledo: Alice Sting-Zoll, email@example.com
Youngstown: Kathy Meaney, firstname.lastname@example.org
Parkinson’s Disease Support Groups
Ohio Parkinson’s Foundation – Northeast Region
Support Groups are held in the following counties, including Cuyahoga County, Geauga County, Lake County, Lorain County, Mahoning
County, Medina County, Stark County, Summit County, Trumbull County and Wayne County.
Ohio Parkinson Foundation Northeast Region
Tallmadge, OH 44278
Cancer Support Groups
American Brain Tumor Association
The ABTA maintains a nationwide listing of brain tumor support groups, cancer groups that welcome brain tumor survivors,
caregiver/spouse support groups and grief (bereavement) support groups.
Note: Any listings, locations and times subject to change. Call support group for current meeting information.