Support Groups

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  1. Christiana Stroke Education & Support Group

Third Friday of every month, 12-1 p.m.

Christiana Care Rehabilitation Services

300 Biddle Avenue, Suite 101

Newark, DE 19701

Stroke survivors, their caregivers, family, friends and medical professionals are invited to attend our monthly meetings. At some meetings, outside speakers will focus on related health care topics and other important issues. At other meetings, a general support group is held.

For more information, call Julia Santini at 302-838-4700, or email jsantini@christianacare.org

 

2. The DSI support group meetings are held from 3:30 pm to 6:00 PM on the first Thursday of the month at Christiana Hospital in Newark, DE (see map below). See Room Locations Below

Schedule of Topics for Support Group Meetings

February 6, 2020: Room 1100. Dr. Kim Gannon. Medical Director Christiana Stroke Program.

March 5, 2020Room 1100. John Horne, CPO, C.PED, President and Founder of Independence Prosthetics-Orthotics, Inc., “Prosthetics for Stroke Patients”

April 2, 2020CANCELED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS.

May 7, 2020: Room 1100. Rebecca Brockson, PT. Physical Therapy for Stroke*MAY CANCEL DUE TO VIRUS*

June 4, 2020: Room 1100. Fabrizio Sergi, PhD. UD Robotics and Stroke

July 2, 2020: Room 1100. Speaker To Be Determined.

August 6, 2020: Room 1100. Speaker To Be Determined.

September 3, 2020Room 1100. Levinson Law Firm. Elder Law.

October 1, 2020: Room 1100. Speaker To Be Determined.

November 5, 2020Room 1100. Speaker To Be Determined.

December 3, 2020Room 1100. Speaker To Be Determined.

 

 

There is always a speaker and refreshments.

Also, please check out Delaware Stroke Resources website at: DE Stroke Resources

 

Below are directions and map to Christiana Hospital.

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Driving Instructions: 

Directions From I-95, southbound:

Take Exit 4B onto Route 58 west (Churchmans Rd.).

Follow Route 58 one mile.

Turn left at the light to enter Christiana Hospital campus.

From I-95, northbound:

Take Exit 4B onto Route 7/Route 1 north.

Take Exit 166 onto Route 58 west (Churchmans Rd.).

Follow Route 58 for six-tenths of a mile.

Turn left at the light to enter Christiana Hospital campus.

From southern New Castle, Kent and Sussex counties:

Take Exit 166 off of Route 7/Route 1 north and onto Route 58 west (Churchmans Rd.).

Follow Route 58 for six-tenths of a mile.

Turn left at the light to enter Christiana Hospital campus.

From southern Chester County, Pennsylvania:

Follow Route 41 south to Route 7 south.

Follow Route 7 to right turn onto Route 4 west (Ogletown-Stanton Rd.).

Turn left on Route 58 east.

Go three-tenths of a mile and turn right onto Christiana Hospital campus.

From Cecil County, Maryland:

Take I-95 north to Exit 4B Route 7/Route 1 north.

Take Exit 166 onto Route 58 west (Churchmans Rd.).

Follow Route 58 six-tenths of a mile.

Turn left at the light to enter Christiana Hospital campus.

From Maryland’s Eastern Shore: 

Take Maryland Route 213 north to Route 40 east.

From Route 40 turn onto Route 7/Route 1 north.

Take Exit 166 onto Route 58 west (Churchmans Rd.).

Follow Route 58 six-tenths of a mile.

Turn left at the light to enter Christiana Hospital campus.

From New Jersey:

After crossing the Delaware Memorial Bridge, follow I-295 to I-95 south Exit 4B to Route 58 west (Churchmans Rd.).

Follow Route 58 one mile.

Turn left at the light to enter Christiana Hospital campus.

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