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.
Programs for Dementia Family Caregivers
The following programs are offered by the Brain Health and Memory Center to family caregivers of dementia patients.
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.
Care 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.
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.