Support Group Locations

Florida

Lee Health- Ft. Myers, Florida


Join us for an ongoing supportive and educational setting to discuss recovery topics and learn about helpful resources. These meetings will also provide an opportunity for reassurance and personal exchange.

Meeting Details:
The group meets the 1st Thursday of every other month
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

For additional information contact:
Nicole Villano
eterna1@comcast.net
(732) 713-2827

Jacksonville


Meetings take place the 3rd Tuesday of the month. For more information, contact Charu Raheja at charu@continuwell.com

Meeting Detail:
Baptist Medical Center
800 Prudential Dr.
Weaver Tower, 11th Floor
Jacksonville, FL 32207
6:00P-7:30P

2018 Meeting Dates
January 16, 2018
February 20, 2018
March 20, 2018
April 17, 2018
May 15, 2018
June 19, 2018
July 17, 2018
August 21, 2018
September 18, 2018
October 16, 2018
November 20, 2018
December 18, 2018

Maine

Portland Support Group


The Maine Brain Aneurysm Support Group offers information, education, encouragement and understanding to all individuals who have been affected by a brain aneurysm.

The monthly meetings offer information on a variety of topics relating to the treatment & recovery process and provide an opportunity for reassurance and personal exchange between survivors, caregivers and medical professionals. This is a great place for you to meet and share with others who have been through similar experiences.

Meeting Details:
The group meets the last Thursday of every month
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Location:
Room 9 on the 2nd Floor, Dana Health Education Center
Maine Medical Center, 22 Bramhall St. Portland, ME

For additional information contact:
For more information, including past meeting presentation topics, please visit our website at: http://www.MaineBA.org and follow our active Facebook page at: facebook or email us.

New York

Good Samaritan Hospital-New York


Please join us at Good Sam for a meeting of the Long Island Brain Aneurysm and Stroke Support Group. This is a meeting for our patients and families to help with the long journey of healing. We are here to listen and help in any way we can.

Meeting Details:
The group meets the 4th Tuesday of every other month

Time:
6 p.m.

Location:
1000 Montauk Highway
West Islip, NY 11795
Patio Cafe

For additional information contact:
Jason Wallen
jason.wallen@chsli.org
Text or Call to
(631) 487-3119

Click Here to download the support meeting flyer.

New Jersey

New Brunswick


Brain aneurysm patients and their family members can meet with their peers and participate in open discussions on managing daily activities including:

  • Healthy living
  • Faith and spiritual healing
  • Nutrition and exercise

This is also your opportunity to reconnect with your caregivers from EMS/9-1-1 operators,to ED staff, physicians and nurses.

Meetings are held the first Wednesday of every other month from 6:00PM to 7:30PM

2018 Meetings
January 3
March 7
May 2
July 11 Special date due to July 4 holiday
September 5
November 7

Physician Champion:  Gaurav Gupta, MD
Director, Endovascular and Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

Location: RWJ Fitness and Wellness Center New Brunswick
100 Kirkpatrick St, 2nd floor, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Refreshments will be served.

The entrance to the parking lot is located on Paterson Street between Joyce Kilmer and Kirkpatrick Streets. Please bring parking ticket to class as parking will be validated up to 3 hours.

The primary facilitator for the support group is Sandia Royal, MSN, RN, MPA, CCRN, who is a Clinical Nurse Educator at RWJ. For questions, please contact Sandia at BASG@rwjuh.edu or call Community Education at 732-937-8820.