Resources For Patients and Families Dealing With Memory and Cognitive Issues

Welcome to the patient resource center at University Hospitals Neurological Institute’s Brain Health & Memory Center. Information and helpful links to clinical trials, support groups and medical associations are below.

Brain Health Blog

Read the latest in brain health advice to help you live your best.

Brain Health Podcast

Listen to the Healthy@UH Podcast, Alzheimer’s Disease: Medical Advances and the Importance of a Compassionate Approach.

Research & Clinical Trials

Our team of physicians and scientists work closely to conduct research and clinical trials to better understand and care for patients affected by these disorders.

Programs for Dementia Family Caregivers

Savvy Caregiver Program

The Savvy Caregiver Program, an evidence-based, scientifically validated psycho-educational program, is a free service to caregivers of dementia patients. This program is a six-week course of two-hour classes, designed to provide the caregiver with the tools they need to understand and manage the memory loss and behavioral symptoms common in dementia.

For more information or referrals, contact Marianne Sanders, RN, at 216-464-6462 or email Marianne.Sanders@UHhospitals.org.

Partner Respite Project

Supported by a generous donor that provides up to 24 hours of NO COST respite UH home care services for overwhelmed dementia family caregivers.

For more information or referrals, contact Marianne Sanders, RN, at 216-464-6462 or email Marianne.Sanders@UHhospitals.org.

Cleveland Area FTD Support Group

A monthly meeting designed to provide support and education to the family members of individuals diagnosed with a form of frontotemporal degeneration.

For more information or referrals, contact Marianne Sanders, RN, at 216-464-6462 or email Marianne.Sanders@UHhospitals.org.

Make an Appointment Today

Your health is important. Don’t delay care.

You can book an appointment with a UH Neurological expert close to home by calling 216-844-2724.

Virtual visits and virtual second opinions also are available. Learn more about virtual visit.