Stroke Support Group Meetings

Have you or a loved one recently suffered a stroke or are you a long term stroke survivor?

Join us for a free stroke support group. Meetings are held each month and include a guest speaker discussing various topics of interest for stroke survivors and their caregivers.

The Catholic Health Stroke Support Group offers a relaxed and supportive environment for individuals and families to learn more about available community resources for stroke patients.

For more information or to register call (716) 447-6205. Walk-ins welcome!

Southtowns Location

Second Saturday of the month

OLV Senior Neighborhood, Community Room
55 Melroy Ave.
Lackawanna, NY 14218

Northtowns Location

Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Medical Rehabilitation Unit – Dining Room
2nd Floor, 2950 Elmwood Avenue
Kenmore, NY 14217

Southtowns’ Support Group Topic:

Post Stroke Depression (January 11) – 10 AM to 12 PM

Dr. Ertel specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Mercy Hospital. He will discuss depression after a stroke and answer all your post stroke and rehabilitation related questions.

Northtowns’ Support Group Topic:

Post Stroke Communication Problems (January 28) – 12:45 PM

Join special guest speaker, Deborah Insalaco, PhD, CCC-SLP from the Speech-Language Pathology Department at SUNY Buffalo State as she discusses the challenges people face in adopting news ways to communicate following a stroke.

*Blood pressure screenings will be available after this meeting.

Upcoming Events

January 11, 2020
  • Stroke Support Group (Southtowns)

    January 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    OLV Senior Neighborhood, Buffalo, NY 14218, USA

January 28, 2020
  • Stroke Support Group (Northtowns)

    January 28, 2020 @ 12:45 pm - 2:45 pm
    Kenmore Mercy Hospital, 2950 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14217, USA

February 8, 2020
  • Stroke Support Group (Southtowns)

    February 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    OLV Senior Neighborhood, Buffalo, NY 14218, USA

March 14, 2020
  • Stroke Support Group (Southtowns)

    March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    OLV Senior Neighborhood, Buffalo, NY 14218, USA