|NBH Stroke Support Group meets Sept. 12|
Aug 28, 2013
(Aug. 28, 2013) Northern Berkshire Healthcare’s Stroke Support Group will meet Thursday, September 12, at the Spitzer Center in North Adams at noon.
The stroke support group is free and open to those who are recovering from a stroke, family members, and caregivers of stroke patients. Space is limited. For more information or to register for the NBH Stroke Support Group meeting, please call 413-664-5326.
Tara Johnson, a Speech-Language Pathologist at North Adams Regional Hospital, will speak to the Stroke Support Group. Her presentation will cover the swallow function, universal strategies to promote health and safety, and recent changes in how modified diets are prescribed, to improve patients’ experience.
Survivors, caregivers, and family members will be able to network and also talk about issues that are important to them.