Caregiver Support Groups in Youngstown OH

Caregiver support groups

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 Youngstown 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

Catholic Charities of Youngstown
Catholic Charities Serving Portage and Stark Counties’ Caregiver Support Group provides support and education for not only caregivers who care for their loved ones living at home, but also for those who have had to place the ones they love in a nursing home. Our Caregiver Support Group meets at Reno Drive in Louisville. Our social worker also leads a Caregiver Support Group at the Rodman Library 215 East Broadway St. Alliance, Ohio 44461. Please call (330) 875-7979 for details.

 

Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support Groups

Alzheimer’s Association
The chapter offers over 30 support groups each month throughout the area.
1.800.272.3900
http://www.alz.org/akroncantonyoungstown/in_my_community_10608.asp

 

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

Comprehensive Stroke Center at University Hospitals Neurological Institute

Cleveland Stroke Club
With locations at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center and St. John Medical Center, the Comprehensive Stroke Center at University Hospitals Neurological Institute provides support groups on the east and west sides of Cleveland to help patients and their families cope with the emotional and mental strain that a stroke can cause.
To make reservations, call Kay 440-449-3309 or Deb 440-994-6794

 

Caregiver Support Groups

 

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, cassandra@alsaohio.org
Toledo: Alice Sting-Zoll, alice@alsaohio.org
Youngstown: Kathy Meaney, kathleen@alsaohio.org

 

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.
800-886-ABTA (2282)
http://www.abta.org/brain-tumor-treatment/brain-tumor-support/support-groups/?referrer=https://www.google.com/

Note: Any listings, locations and times subject to change. Call support group for current meeting information. 

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