Support Group for Caregivers of People with Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) and Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA)
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
- Caregiver Information and Support
- Disease Information and Education
- Coping Strategies
- Emotional support
- Caregiving Resources
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E. Huron St.
Fienberg Building Floor 3- Room B*
Chicago IL, 60611
*Room subject to change
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.
- January - no group due to Martin Luther King Jr. Day
- February 20th
- March 20th
- April 17th
- May 15th
- June 19th
- July 17th
- August 21st
- September 18th
- October 16th
- November 20th
- December 18th
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.