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STROKE INFORMATION

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Hope and help for stroke survivors and caregivers

Our friendly support and first-hand experiences

can help you cope with life after a stroke.

BETHESDA CHAPTER MEETING

WHEN: 

May 7, 2019 

(1st Tuesday, 7- 9 P.M.)

7:00 - 8:00 PM:  Stroke Support Group

8:00 - 9:00 PM:  Educational Program

Topic: "Top 5 Functional Exercises for Stroke Survivors"

Speaker  Peter Francis, Personal Trainer, Owner of RenewMe Fitness

Contact Person

Janet Gritz  (301-622-2282)


WHERE

Davis Library

Lower Level, Room #1,

6400 Democracy Blvd.

Bethesda, MD 20817

MCSA chapter meetings are free and open to the public.

If you plan to attend this meeting, or if you want more information. leave a telephone message with Janet at 301-622-2282 or  email MCSA at [email protected]  Include your name and contact information.   

SILVER SPRING CHAPTER MEETING

WHEN

May 14, 2019

(2nd Tuesday,  ​1 - 3 P.M.)

1:00 -  2:00 P.M.: Educational Program

Topic:   "Apps for Fun, Wellness, and Recovery from Stroke"

Speaker 

Janet Gritz, MA, CCC-SLP

2:00- 3:00 p.m.:  Stroke Support Group

Contact Person:

Elaine Parreco  (301-622-1650).

Leave a message with your name and phone number.

WHERE:

Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center

1000 Forest Glen Rd.

Silver Spring, MD 20901.

MCSA chapter meetings are free and open to the public.


UPPER COUNTY CHAPTER MEETING

WHEN:  

May 8, 2019

(2nd Wednesday,

7:00 to 9:00 P.M)

7:00 - 8 P.M.:  Stroke Support Groups

Short Break

8:00 - 9:00 PM:  Announcements & Program: 

Speaker:  Tim Brant

Topic:   "Driving After a Stroke"

WHERE:  Adventist HealthCare Physical Health & Rehab

9909 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD


MCSA chapter meetings are free and open to the public.

If you plan to attend this meeting, RSVP by calling Susy Stites at 301-569-6961 and leaving a message with your name and contact information.

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BOARD of DIRECTORS MEETING:

2nd THURSDAY,  MAY 9

Time: 10 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Place

Holiday Park Senior Center

3950 Ferrara Drive

Silver Spring, MD 20902


If you plan to attend this meeting, please RSVP to Amy Boltz (248-652-0304)  or send email to [email protected]


    ANNOUNCEMENTS:

ACCESSIBLE SAILING with MCSA  and CRAB:

Thursday, May 16, 2019,

1:00-3:00 p.m. at Sandy Point State Marina, in Annapolis, Md.

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Preregister by May 2.

To preregister or obtain more information, leave a message for MCSA at

301-681-6272 or for Janet Gritz, SLP (301-622-2282).

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DoMore 24:

MCSA is participating in DoMore24--a 24 hour  online fundraiser from noon May 22-noon May 23.  Please donate to MCSA to help us pay for our free programs for local stroke survivors and caregivers.  Our link is posted below:

https://www.domore24.org/MontgomeryCountyStroke.​  Donations of any size are appreciated!

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LEISURE WORLD STROKE SUPPORT GROUP 

Date:  May 21,  2019

(1:00 p.m.)

Peer Support Group for Stroke Survivors and Family Caregivers

Join us to ask your questions and share your experiences and suggestions about coping with life after stroke.

Refreshments by

Bedford Court

Where:  Leisure World of Md.'s Clubhouse II.

3300 N. Leisure World Blvd., Silver Spring,  MD

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Donations to MCSA may be sent to

MCSA, P.O. Box 9343, Silver Spring, MD 20916-9343 .


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MCSA​

P.O. Box 9343

Silver Spring, MD 20916-9343​

Phone:  (301) 681-6272
Email:  [email protected]