Stroke Support Group Meets May 21st

Surviving a life-changing event such as a stroke often begins a journey of adjustment, not just for the survivor but for family members, friends and caregivers.

Adirondack Health will host a Stroke Support Group meeting on Wednesday, May 21 in the 1st Floor Conference Room at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake from 3-4:30 p.m.  There are many physical and emotional changes that can result from a stroke, and a support group can play a vital role in recovery for survivors and family members.

AMC’s Stroke Support Group offers encouragement, education and socialization through:

  • An opportunity to learn about stroke treatments, prognosis and advancements
  • Information about community resources
  • A networking connection for care
  • Lessening the sense of stigma often associated with strokes
  • Positive solutions to common problems and issues
  • Hope for survivors, families and caregivers

To attend the Stroke Support Group meeting at AMC on May 21 from 3-4:30 p.m., please contact Lea Bedore, Speech/Language Pathologist at (518) 897-2251.

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