Delaware Support Groups

  • CCHS Stroke Education & Support Group
    Third Friday of Every Month, 12 – 1 p.m.

    Christiana Care Rehabilitation Services

    Stroke survivors, their caregivers, family, friends and medical professionals are invited to attend our monthly meetings. At some meetings, outside speakers will focus on related health care topics and other important issues. At other meetings, a general support group is held.

  • DSI Stroke Education & Support Group
    First Thursday of Every Month
    4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Stroke survivors, their caregivers, family and friends are invited to attend our monthly meetings – a place where we gather to connect, share experiences, receive information and learn in a caring atmosphere.

    DSI Stroke Support Group Schedule

    DateSpeakerLocation 
    January 3University of Delaware
    Stroke Research
    Christiana Hospital
    Room 1100
    February 7Delaware Dept. of InsuranceChristiana Hospital
    Room 1100
    March 7Aaron McConnell;
    Live Strong
    Christiana Hospital
    Room 1100
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    April 4Marianne Wolsee; Chair and Other ExercisesChristiana Hospital
    Room 1100
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    May 2Dominique Medaglio, MedicationsChristiana Hospital, Ammon Center, Back AuditoriumDownload Slides
    June 6Angel Godek;
    Strong Bones
    Christiana Hospital
    Room 1100
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    July 3No Meeting
    August 1Adam Samuel;
    Home Rehab
    Christiana Hospital
    Room 1100
    September 5Kathy Booker,
    Strokes
    Christiana Hospital, Ammon Center, Back Auditorium
    October 3Mindy Meyers;
    Cognitive Issues
    Christiana Hospital
    Room 1100
    November 7Erin Mitchell;
    Stroke and other Health Issues
    Christiana Hospital
    Room 1100
    December 5Holiday PartyChristiana Hospital, Ammon Center, Back Auditorium
  • Milford Stroke Club
    Second Thursday of January, March, May, July, September, November
    4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

    Call 302-430-5962
    Bayhealth Milford Rehabilitation | 21 W. Clarke Avenue, Milford

  • Nanticoke Stroke Support Group
    Third Tuesday of Every Month
    1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

    Seaford Library & Cultural Center

    Stroke survivors, their caregivers, family, friends and medical professionals are invited to attend our monthly meetings. At some meetings, outside speakers will focus on related health care topics and other important issues. At other meetings, a general support group is held.

  • Springside Plaza
    Third Friday of Every Month
    12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

    Contact Julia Santini, 302-838-4700
    200 Biddle Avenue, #101, Newark

  • Stroke Support Group
    Second Thursday of February, April, June, August, October, December
    5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

    Contact Kim Holmes, 302-744-6638
    Kent General Hospital Outpatient Center
    209 E. Main Street, Middletown

    Other Stroke Resources

    • American Stroke Association
      “National Stroke Support Group Registry”To find a group near you, simply enter your ZIP code and a mile radius. If your initial search does not pull up any groups, try increasing your mile radius.
    • Aphasia Education Group
      First Wednesday of Every Month
      10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

      Christiana Hospital campus

      Aphasia is an acquired language disorder that can happen as a result of stroke or brain injury. We offer a support group for those affected by aphasia.

    • Brain Aneurysm Support Group
      Third Wednesday of Every Month
      5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

      Christiana Hospital campus

      The Delaware Brain Aneurysm Support Group addresses the need for lifelong support to patients and their families.

    • Brain Injury Association of Delaware Support Groups
      Its mission: to create a better future through brain injury prevention, education, advocacy and support.

    • University of Delaware Aphasia Support Group
      Third Tuesday of Every Month
      10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
      University of Delaware – STAR Campus
      540 S. College Avenue, Newark
      Call: 302-831-7100