Education & Support

Listed are agencies, organizations and community resources. Check with the post-stroke rehabilitation team about additional sources for assistance and support. 


Local library, hospital, senior/community center, health departments and support groups can also help locate needed resources.

Stroke Survivors Empowering Each Other, Inc., SSEEO

Stroke advocacy and support, lists of local support groups, telephone peer support phone calls and other stroke resources. 

888-988-8047 

American Stroke Association

Stroke family support, caregiver.

800-478-7653 www.strokeassociation.org 

Family Services of Lake County

Caregiver’s resource center.

847-432-4981 X 110 www.famservice.org 

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

800-352-9424 www.ninds.nih.gov 

Brain Injury Association of Illinois

Brain injury education & resources.

800-699-6443 www.bial.org 

National Aphasia Association

Aphasia support for families & patients. 

800-922-4622 www.aphasia.org 

United Stroke Alliance

Refresh & retreat stroke camps.

309-688-5450 unitedstrokealliance.org 

International Alliance for Pediatric Stroke

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