Support Groups at Marianjoy
These support groups are provided at no cost to the participants as a service to the community by Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton, Illinois. All groups meet at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital unless otherwise noted.
ALS Support Group
November 28, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.; Marianjoy Outpatient Pavilion, Conference Rooms 1 & 2
December 26, 2015 (tentative) at 10:30 a.m; Marianjoy Outpatient Pavilion, Conference Rooms 1 & 2
The ALS support group provides answers, tips, friendship, care and support to people affected by motor neuron disease
ALS. This group meets the fourth Saturday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Amputee Support Group
November 10, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.; Marianjoy Hospital
The Amputee Support Group provides a supportive setting for educational opportunities as well as for social contacts and events. The group meets the second Tuesday every month* from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. For more information, please call Dini Mapa or Brandon Lesch at 630-909-8410.
Aphasia Conversation Group
December 2, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.; Marianjoy Outpatient Pavilion, Conference Room 1
The Aphasia Conversation Group is designed for anyone who is experiencing aphasia, or a change in language/communication following
Caregiver's Seminar for Families of Marianjoy Inpatients
This group provides support for families new to caregiving. Learn
Chronic Pain Support Group
December 3, 2015 at 3:30 p.m.; Oakbrook Terrace
The Chronic Pain Support Group meets the first Thursday of every
Connections—Teen and Young Adult Brain Injury Support Group
December 3, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
Holiday Party at Roundhead's Pizza & Pub; 275 W. Roosevelt Road; Lombard, Illinois. Please confirm your attendance by December 1st with Rima Birutis at 630-909-6360 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This support group for teens and young adults with brain injury meets
Guillain-Barré Support Group
This group provides speakers on the latest research, treatment and medications for those with Guillain-Barré. For more information on this group, call 630-909-7400.
High Hopes Brain Injury Support Group
December 8, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.; Marianjoy Boardroom
High Hopes is a resource group for those who have sustained a brain injury and their families. Education is provided regarding aspects of
Lives in Motion - Spinal Cord Injury Support Group
November 24, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.; Third Floor Gym
Lives in Motion is a resource group for paraplegics and quadriplegics, their family members and caregivers. Lives in Motion gives attendees
MS Social Group
December 9, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.; Marianjoy Outpatient Pavilion, Conference Room 1
This group meets the third Wednesday of each month (except in January and February) from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.in the Marianjoy Outpatient Pavillion, Conference Room 1. For more information, please contact Andrea Davis or Meghan Flynn at 630-909-8410.
Stroke Support Group
November 3, 2015 at 4:15 p.m.; Marianjoy Conference Center
This group provides speakers who offer education via socialization and support so that life continues with joy and happiness. They meet the
updated November 2015