|•NEW Caregiving 101
Caregivers…now is your chance to share what is on your mind and connect with those who know what you are going through. Share challenges and resources while connecting and encouraging other stroke caregivers. Tips for day-to-day stresses and information on making sure you take care of yourself!
First call is scheduled for December with date/time TBD.
•NEW Saturdays with SSEEO
Stroke survivors, their families and caregivers get connected and build relationships. Listen to presentations, take part in workshops and learn skills to rebuild your life.
Location Advocate Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, IL - West Tower, Room 2 and 3
Saturday, Nov. 2rd, 9:30am-11am, Art Therapies as a Pathway to Stroke Recovery
Saturday, Feb. 1st, 9:30am-11am, Eat, Drink and be Healthy
•NEW Interactive Training Program for Volunteers
SSEEO is offering a new interactive training program for volunteers. You will be equipped to represent SSEEO and be given the tools necessary to go out in the community to educate and help raise awareness and prevention of stroke. Expected date to begin… January 2014.
Third Party fundraising is an easy and fun way for you, your family and friends to raise funds for SSEEO. Not only will you be supporting our mission but you will help raise awareness and prevention of stroke.
•Lunch and Learn Series
The SSEEO Toll-Free Lunch and Learn Seriesbuilds community, provides support and shares information by connecting stroke survivors, caregivers, health professionals and other stroke stakeholders.
- Use the series right in your home to gain valuable stroke information for yourself or a loved one.
- Use the series as a community outreach activity or stroke support group meeting.
The calls last approximately 60 minutes with the last 30 minutes reserved for questions and conversation.
•Stroke Buddy Program
This program is a telephone- based support system for stroke survivors and their caregivers. It is being implemented at Christ Advocate Medical Center in Oak Lawn and Advocate Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, IL
To learn more about SSEEO’s new initiatives or other SSEEO programs and services please call 1-888-988-8047 or email with questions.