Atlanta Aphasia Group
Atlanta Aphasia Group is a support group with general topics lead and presented by a Speech Therapist.
Facilitated by a DeKalb Medical staff member, these groups are open to all survivors of any brain trauma, their families and friends. Parking is free in designated areas.
When: First Saturday of each month | Noon - 1 p.m. (group does not meet in July or December)
Where: DeKalb Medical, North Decatur campus, Ground Floor
Cafeteria Board Room (across from MembersFirst Credit Union)
2701 North Decatur Road,
Community Conversation Group
This group is held weekly as a chance for people with aphasia (loss of speech) to learn how to practice speaking. Facilitated by a DeKalb Medical staff member, this group is open to all survivors of any brain trauma, their families and friends. Please bring in your parking ticket to be validated.
When: Thursdays | 10 - 11 a.m.
Where: Outpatient Rehabilitation Services Conference Room
2675 Professional Building (POB) Suite 105 North Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033
Parkinson's Disease Support Group
Facilitated by a specially trained Speech Pathologist and/or Physical Therapist, this group provides an opportunity to meet other people going through the changes that can occur with Parkinson’s Disease. In this group, we will cultivate new relationships, discuss the challenges of living with Parkinson’s, and share successes and tips to overcome these challenges. Open to all individuals with Parkinson's Disease and care-givers are welcome! Parking is free in designated areas.
When: Last Wednesday of each month | 1 - 2 p.m.
Where: Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
2675 North Decatur Road, Suite 105
Decatur, GA 30033
The DeKalb Stroke Club was formed in 1976 by two survivors recognizing the challenges that stroke patients face while struggling with their changing lives. The club gives support to stroke survivors and their family that no other community resource can provide. Facilitated by a staff member, it is open to all stroke survivors, their families and friends. Survivors of any brain trauma and their support systems are also welcome.
Programs are planned to be of interest to everyone. Some programs are educational and others are for entertainment and relaxation. There are no fees or dues.
Place: Cafeteria Board Room, on the ground floor of the DeKalb Medical, North Decatur Campus.
Date(s): 1st Saturday of each month, except July and December.
Time: 1:30 p.m.