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CONTACT & LOCATION







Allen County


When:  Third Wednesday of every other month

Time:  6:00pm

Location:  St. Rita’s Regional Cancer Center

(Garden Conference Room)

Contact:  Kacey McKanna (419)226-9019

“Stroke Club”

When:
  Every third Tuesday of the month
Time:  6:00pm

Location:  St. Rita’s Medical Center – meeting rooms next to café

 Contact:  Shar Dunlap at  419-226-9522

 

Auglaize County

Brain Injury / Stroke Support Group

When:  Every third Tuesday of the month

Time:  10:00am

Location:  Joint Township Hospital

Contact:  Linda Dicke at
419-394-3335

 

Belmont County

S.E.A. Peer Support Group

 
Contact S.E.A. for date & time.

Location: Bridgeport Manor
Gould Park, Bridgeport

Contact:  Ruthanne Donalson
1-888-213-4452, ext. 215


Clermont Co.

 1st Thursday of month, 1:00pm-4:00pm

Social gathering, 3rd Thursday, 6:OOpm

 For: Support group related to head injury conditions. 

Clermont Mercy Hospital
3000 Hospital Drive
Batavia, Ohio   45103

Cherry Thompson 513-474-5591

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Coshocton County

Echoing Hills Brain Injury Support Group

2nd Tuesday

1:30 – 3:00 pm.

Community Room @ The Society for Equal Access Independent Living Center


 Contact:  Frances Gundrum
1-888-213-4452, ext. 219

Community Room @ The Society for Equal Access Independent Living Center

1458 5th Street Northwest, New Philadelphia, OH 44663

Caregivers Support Group

[Area Agency on Aging, Region 9]

 

1st Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.

Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center
Morrison Room 1341
Clark St., Cambridge

Contact: 
Pat Lake, RN
1-800-932-7277 Ext. 4901, AAA9

Cuyahoga County

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 








 

Hanson House TBI Clubhouse
173 Front Street
Berea, OH 44017

(Multiple Locations)

Hanson House Website

440-234-9900

Metro Health 
STAR Group (Support Trauma and Recovery)

2nd Thursday of the month, 12-1 pm


 
Website

2500 Metrohealth Drive

1st Floor, Glassblock Room

Cleveland, OH

 

Cheryl Crahen

216-778-2388
gersonresourcecenter@metrohealth.org

Brain Tumor Support Group
(Open to all brain tumor patients, family members and friends.)

Website

Cleveland Clinic, Taussig Cancer Center (Building R), conference room R3-027 on the 3rd floor.

Kathy Lupica, MSN, CNP 
800.223.2273, ext. 56910

Euclid Hospital

Stroke Group 

18901 Lake Shore Blvd.

Euclid, OH 44119

Meets last Friday of the Month, 11am-12:30

Nancy Ryan O’Maille

216-692-7476

Brain Injury Education Support Group and Caregiver Support Group

2nd Tuesday of the Month, 7-9 pm

Euclid Hospital

18901 Lake Shore Blvd.
Euclid, Ohio 44119

216-738-1806

Brain Injury Support Group

Last Sunday of the Month, 5-7pm

Christ Church

23080 Royalton Rd.

Columbia Station 44028

 

Mary Beth Ballenger

Pastor Don Berdell

(440)236-8282 ext. 204

The Cleveland Stroke Club
1st Wed. of the Month

Kindred Hospital

11900 Fairhill Rd.

Cleveland, OH44120

 

3rd Wed. of the Month

Disciples Christian Church

3663 Mayfield Road
Cleveland Heights, OH.
(Free parking behind church)

 


For more information, contact:

Dottie Norton at 440-338-1136

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Franklin County

For more Franklin Co. information

 

                             

Grandview Heights Library
View 2014 Time, Dates, & Location Here

Note the room is reserved beginning at 6:00 PM, but the meeting starts at 6:30 PM

4th Wednesday of each month, 6:30-8:15 PM

 

1685 W. First Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43212
614-481-7100 or
help@biaoh.org

OSU Stroke Support Group - Worthington
When: Every Friday, Noon – 1

Worthington Senior Center

(Griswold Center) 
       777 High Street 
       Worthington, OH 43085 
Contact: Dr. Wanda McEntyre – 614-293-3830

Support Group for
Spouses of Persons with TBI

When: Every 3rd Monday, 4:00pm-5:30pm

OSU Dodd Hall
480 W. 9th Ave., Rm #2156 Columbus, Oh
Dr. Wanda McEntyre at 614-293-3830

Support group for
Young Survivors of TBI

When: 2nd Tuesday of the month
6:30-8:00pm

*Must call and confirm before coming*
Peggy Shecket 
*Simultaneous Parent Group in Room*
614-685-8511

OhioHealth
“Stroke Group”

Contact: Sally Oiler
614-566-1124

Whetstone Metropolitan Library
*Open to parents and children of all ages

For more information and dates of upcoming meetings, call 614-365-5220

 

Guernsey County

Disabled Persons Support & Resource Group

1st Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.

Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center
Morrison Room 1341 Clark St., Cambridge
 Contact:  Frances Gundrum
1-888-213-4452, ext. 219

Caregivers Support Group

[Area Agency on Aging, Region 9]

1st Monday  from 10:30 am – 12 pm

Guernsey County District Library Crossroads Branch
63500 Byesville Rd., Cambridge
Contact: Pat Lake, RN
1-800-932-7277
Ext. 4901, AAA9



Hamilton County

 

 

 

 

 

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Jefferson County

S.E.A. Peer Support Group
Contact S.E.A. for date & time.

Gaylord Towers
707 Market St., Steubenville
Contact:  Marsha Mari
1-888-213-4452 ext. 213

 

Licking County

Pataskala “Headbangers” Support Group

*Must call and confirm before coming - Group meets quarterly*

At the home of Matthew Parker

Effie Parker: 740-927-1836
Matthew Parker: 740- 927- 7138

Newark Support Group

 

 

1320 West Main Street
Room G41.1A
(past cafeteria on ground floor)

Dave Sinclair: (740) 344-6110

 spencerwalker@alink.com

 

Logan County

Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group of Logan County

When:  Fourth Monday of the month
Time:  6:30pm

Location:  Mary Rutan Hospital – cafeteria conference room

Becky Weber:
937-441-1895


Lucas County

For: Individuals with brain injury and family members



 

University of Toledo Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation
Dowling Hall

 

Jeff McAnall, Program Mgr
419-383-4309

 



 



 

Stroke Support Group
 American Heart Association/Stroke Association

 2nd Thursday of the Month at 5pm. 

The Ability Center

Tammi Williams
419-740-6180

tami.williams@hansonin.com

Greater Toledo Brain Injury Support Group

 1st Tuesday of the Month from 6:30pm to 8:25pm. 

The Ability Center of Greater Toledo
5605 W Monroe St.
Sylvania, Ohio
(419) 885-5733

Contact Person: Douglas Kidd
(419) 266-1678
dkidd@rockets.utoledo.edu

 

Montgomery County

Brain Injury & Stroke Support Group

When: Typically meets 4th or last Friday of the Month

Time: 2:00-3:30pm

*Must call and confirm dates and times before coming*

Access Center
901 S Ludlow St.
Dayton OH 45402-2614
Donna Artis (937) 341-5202 Ext. 13

Artisdonna56@gmail.com

 

Miami County

Troy/Miami County Support Group Meeting (Stroke and Brain Injury)

When: 3rd Tuesday of each Month

Time: 7:00-8:30pm

Upper Valley Medical Center
Conference Rooms A&B
Troy, OH.
Shirley Whitmer: (937) 339-0356

s.whitmer1@yahoo.com

 

Muskingum County

Zanesville Brain Injury Support Group
3rd Monday at 6:00 p.m.

Facilitator:  Brenda Verhey
Rehab Social Services,
Psychology Counselor

Genesis Health Care System
Adair Ave. Campus
Good Samaritan Hospital
Rooms 1 & 2, Zanesville

Contact:  Phyllis Bishop at 740-454-4324
or 1-800-225-7957

 

Summit County




 



 

Stepping Stones: 
A Stroke Support Group
 


Meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 2:00 p.m. 

Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute 
 Located in Gymnasium
For information, please call

(330) 436-0966

Summit County




 




 

Edwin Shaw Hospital
Caregiver Support Group
 

Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:00 PM 

Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute 

Meets in the Group Room, 2nd Floor


For information, please call

(330) 436-0955

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

Meets 2nd Monday of each Month at 7pm

Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute 

Meets in the Gymnasium

 

For more information, please call

330-436-0966

“Heads Up! No Boundaries

When: Every Friday 
Time: 1 - 3 p.m.

Where Skeen Room, 2nd Floor

 For: Patients who have suffered a brain injury and their families. 

Directions to Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute 

 

 Akron, OH

330-673-8347 


Community Clubhouse

 When:
Check website for dates

Community Clubhouse 
2799 Copley Rd. 
Akron, OH 44321

330-724-4000

Return to Recreation: A Community Rec Program

 

Offers a comination of sports, craft classes, community outings, social events, and general recreation activitie (bowling, golf, tennis, ceramics, watercolors, Fit Club, etc.)

Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute 

Meets various times a month

 

For more information, contact

Erin Heinlein at 330-436-6904

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Stark County

Stark County Brain Injury Support Group

 

-Call to confirm-

Meets 2nd thurs. of the month

LocationCanton Baptist Temple

http://www.cantonbaptist.org/index2.html

515 Whipple Ave. NW

Canton, OH 44708

Enter in the rear building Door G

Call Lyla Keppler to confirm at 330-455-7969

 

Tuscarawas County

Caregiver Support Group
[Area Agency on Aging, Region 9]
2nd Monday from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Tuscarawas Senior Center
425 Prospect St., Dover
Contact:  Pat Lake, RN
1-800-932-7277  - Ext. 4901, AAA9

S.E.A. Peer Support Group
Contact S.E.A. for date & time.

S.E.A. Offices
1458 Fifth St. NW, New Philadelphia, OH
Contact: Tracy Goddard
330-343-9292 ext. #224

 

 

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