Caregiver Support Groups in Columbus OH
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 Columbus 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
HOME INSTEAD SENIOR CARE – LICKING & MUSKINGUM
Provides a support group for caregivers each month with varying topics of discussion.
1893 Columbus Road
Granville, OH 43023
(740) 321-3330 Main Phone
(740) 453-2100 Main Phone
(740) 321-3335 FAX
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Groups
600 High Street
Young Onset (65 or younger)
The Bill Keating Men’s Group
4519 N. High Street
The Alzheimer’s Association offers numerous support groups throughout the greater Columbus area including the counties of Delaware, fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Hocking, Madison, Marion, Morrow, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, and Union.
Call 800-272-3900 for current meeting times and locations.
KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHABILITATION – NEWARK
Support group provided for individuals that provide care and support for Alzheimer’s patients and family members.
75 McMillen Drive
Newark, OH 43055
(740) 344-0357 Main Phone
(800) 505-0749 Toll-Free
Caregiver Support Groups
Parkinson’s Disease Support Groups
Parkinson’s/Lewy Bodies Disease
Gerlach Center for Senior Health
3724 Olentangy River Rd.
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
ALS Support Groups
The Forum at Knightsbridge
4625 Knightsbridge Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43214
Cancer Caregiver Support Groups
The James – The Ohio State university
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Caring for a loved one with health problems can be very rewarding. At the same time, it can be hard to meet your own need to take good care of yourself. The OSUCCC – James offers support groups as well as general tips on how to take care of yourself while taking care of a loved one with cancer.
Please call JamesCare for Life at 614-293-6428 for more information and to confirm meeting dates and locations prior toattending.
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.