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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: 

NEXT MEETING:

February 5, 2019  (1st Tuesday)

7-8:00 PM:  Stroke Support Group

8-9:00 PM:  Educational Program

Speaker:   Janet M. Gritz, SLP

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

Contact Person

Bob Orlov  (301-299-5059)


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 at 301-622-2282 or  email MCSA at [email protected]

Include your name and contact information.  

SILVER SPRING CHAPTER MEETING

WHEN

NEXT MEETING: 

2nd Tuesday, February 12

1:00 -  3:00 P.M. :

1:00 -  Educational Program

 Topic:   "Magic Shop of the Mind"

 SpeakerRecorded lecture by

 James R. Doty, M.D. (Stanford U. Neurosurgeon and expert on how the heart talks to the brain)

 

2:00:  Stroke Support Group

Contact Person:

Elaine Parreco  (301-622-1650)

WHERE:

Schweinhaut Senior Center

1000 Forest Glen Road

Silver Spring, MD 20901


UPPER COUNTY CHAPTER MEETING

WHEN:  2nd Wednesdays, 7 - 9 P.M

NEXT MEETING: 

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

7 - 8 P.M.:  Stroke Support Groups

Short Break

8 - 9 PM:  Announcements & Program: 

Speaker:  Lara Thompson, Ph.D.

(University of the District of Columbia)

Topic:   Gait and Balance Study for Stroke Survivors (at U.D.C.)

  

WHERE:  Adventist HealthCare Physical Health & Rehabilitation

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,  FEBRUARY 14

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:

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LEISURE WORLD STROKE SUPPORT GROUP MEETING

Date:  3rd Tuesday,  Feb. 19

Time 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. Educational Program:

Topic: "Pseudo-Bulbar Affect (PBA) and Stroke"

Speaker:  Kevin Winterling, Ph.D.


Short Break for Refreshments

2:00 p.m.: Stroke Support Discussion Group

(Join us to ask your questions and share your experiences and suggestions about stroke resources and coping strategies)


Place:  Leisure World of Md.'s Clubhouse II (Silver Spring, MD)

3300 N. Leisure World Blvd.


If you plan to attend, please RSVP by February 17th to Janet Gritz at 301-622-2282.



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P.O. Box 9343

Silver Spring, MD 20916-9343​

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