Here are additional help and resources.
Prisma Health CareCall
Help to find a doctor
Prisma Health’s FREE Smoking Cessation Program
One-month supply of medication and six educational sessions
Prisma Health Stroke Center
American Stroke Association
Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC)
Smoking cessation program (talk with a trained tobacco treatment specialist)
National Aphasia Association
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
800-352-9424 or 301-496-5751
National Rehabilitation Information Center
National Stroke Association – Free subscription to StrokeSmart® magazine
Encompass Health Stroke Support
Encompass Health would like to invite all stroke survivors, family members and caregivers of stroke survivors to the Active, Independent and Empowered (AIE) stroke survivor support group held at the following locations:
These stroke support groups are free and refreshments are served. For more information, call Beverly Brown at 803-240-9230 or visit EncompassHealth.com.
Joe Niekro Foundation for Stroke Survivors of Aneurysm (SAH) and AVMs
7 Medical Park, Columbia, SC 29203
Warren Derrick Classroom of Prisma Health
6:00 p.m., every 3rd Thursday of the month
USC Stroke Recovery Group
University of South Carolina
Aphasia Lab, Keenan Building, Suite 300
915 Greene St., Columbia, SC 29208
Monday and Friday, 10-11 a.m.
Caregivers Meeting: Friday, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Call Julius Fridriksson, 803-777-2693
March 25, 2020