Support Groups

Parkinson's Support Group

The Parkinson's Support Group is available for those with the disease or for anyone who is interested in learning more about it. A variety of guest speakers have met with the group about topics such as: nutrition, exercise, articulation problems and dysphagia, leisure education, drug interventions, and the mind-body connection to health and wellness. The group meets at 3 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month in the Cafeteria at the Southwest Campus. For more information call 632-5440.

Happy Achiever's Stroke Support Group

The Happy Achiever's Stroke Support Group is available for survivors and others interested in increasing the understanding of the emotional, social and educational needs of stroke survivors. The group offers opportunities to share experiences and feelings, to socialize with other group members and to participate in community social events. Family members are always welcome to attend the meetings. The Therapeutic Recreation Specialists organize the meetings and are available to provide information on resources for stroke survivors.