The Stroke Support Group of Contra Costa County

Caregivers, Survivors, Medical Professionals

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Address

  • 1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd.
  • Walnut Creek, California 94598

Contact

Secondary Contact

Meeting

  • Second Monday
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Ann Dzuna
  • Alternating locations, John Muir Medical Center-Walnut Creek and Concord

Agenda

We have a speaker for the first hour on topics of interest to survivors and caregivers. Second hour, we break into coping groups. One for survivors with or without aphasia facilitated by speech pathologist. One for family members & caregivers facilitated by a licensed social worker.

Notes

Founded in 1980. We have a monthly newsletter sent to survivors, caregivers, family members, doctors, therapists, and care agencies. We do 2-3 community health fairs to educate people about risks, symptoms, resources, etc.

Type

Regular Meetings

Specialty

Aphasia, Stroke (hemorrhagic) survivors, Stroke (ischemic) survivors



Please contact the support group before arriving to confirm meeting location, date, and time.

Disclaimer: Our stroke support group registry includes groups that are independent of American Stroke Association. Discussion topics do not necessarily reflect the views of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.