Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center

FTD/PPA Support Group

Support Group for Caregivers of People with Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) and Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA)

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Support Group Description

This monthly support group is for caregivers of people living with Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) and Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA). Members of this support group benefit by sharing experiences and learning from others who truly understand what they are going through. This group is open and ongoing and welcomes new caregivers to join.

Group Sessions Provide

Meeting Location

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E. Huron St.
Fienberg Building Floor 3- Room B*
Chicago IL, 60611

*Room subject to change

Meeting Times

Meetings occur on the third Monday of each month from 6-7:30pm, on the third Monday of each month. Please arrive promptly at 6pm.

Below are the dates for upcoming meetings in 2017.


There is no fee to participate in this support group. Group participants can receive discounted parking if using the Northwestern Hospital parking garage (250 E. Huron Ave.)


This program is facilitated for the community by the Northwestern Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Center (CNADC). Support the CNADC

For More Information

For more information please contact Darby Morhardt, PhD, LCSW at 312-908-9432.