Stroke Support Groups
Stroke support groups allow stroke survivors and caregivers to come together in a safe and caring atmosphere. The meetings focus on stroke prevention, education, socialization and community resources. Virtual support groups are held on the second Thursday of every month at 6 p.m. via WebEx.
To learn more, visit our events section here.
If you or a loved one are experiencing an emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to your nearest emergency room.
Community Stroke Programs
If you or a loved one have suffered a stroke, we are here to help. We also aim to provide community education and stroke screenings to help prevent a stroke. If you’re interested in participating in a screening or want to have a screening at your organization, call 252-847-0571. Contact us for any of the following:
Start lowering your risk now by knowing your numbers for blood pressure and cholesterol. ECU Health Medical Center offers screenings throughout the year to assess your numbers and learn how to lower them.
Members of the ECU Health Medical Center staff are available to speak at community events.