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Calendar of Calls for 2016-2017

September 13: Exercising, Eating, Thinking, Sleeping to Long-Term Brain Health

December 14: Tips for Holiday Caregiving

February 14: Getting to the Heart of Stroke Legislation

June 13: Group Transit and Options for Travel Independence




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2/14/17 Getting to the Heart of Stroke Legislation


9/13/16 Exercising, Thinking, Sleeping and Eating Your Way to Long Term Brain Health.


​6/21/16 Palliative Medicine...What Is It and Do I Need It?


4/12/16 Vision Rehab Physician Locator

  • ​www.covd.org or www.nora.cc


​3/15/16 Teleconference Power Point presentation

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2/9/16​ Post Stroke Depression and Fatigue


8/11/15 Navigating Legal Issues for Family Caregivers


12/9/14  Brand vs Generic Medications - patient assistance websites

  • www.rxassist.org, www.needymeds.org, www.pparx.org, 


5/14/13 What to Do When the Support Leaves You?










​​​​       Supporting Documents 


        Previous Lunch & Learn

                 Recordings

Next call:

Stroke Survivors Empowering Each Other (SSEEO) invites you to join a lunch and learn series for stroke survivors, caregivers and healthcare professionals!


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The SSEEO Toll-Free Lunch and Learn Series builds 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. 


So grab your lunch, the phone and don’t forget to bring your questions to this educational conference call. 

The calls last approximately 30-45 minutes. Please submit your questions prior to the call (listed below).

Your comments are very important to us.   Please let us how we are doing and suggestions for future lunch and learn topics.

Lunch & Learn

Teleconference Series

  • Central Pain Syndrome Post Stroke (4-10-12)40:16
  • IEED or Involuntary Emotional Expressive Disorder (2-14-12)26:01
  • Getting the Words Out-Aphasia Overview (2-15-11)49:43
  • Stroke News and New Stroke Research (1-8-13)53:43
  • When Calling 911...Preparing for an Emergency (1-18-11)49:51
  • Life After Stroke, Changes, Challenges and Committment (6-12-12)53:08
  • Stroke Striking Younger Patients (5-18-12)1:0:07
  • How to Champion Stroke in Your Community (5-17-11)37:16
  • Spirituality and Faith in Stroke Recovery (11-15-11)37:11
  • Being Your Own Stroke Caregiver48:31
  • Dating as a Stroke Survivor and Sexual Intimacy (9-21-10)37:31
  • A-fib and Stroke Prevention (10-14-14)33:18
  • Brand vs. Generic Meds and Risks of not Taking Meds (12-9-14)41:24
  • The Relationship between Stroke and Sleep Apnea (2-10-15)33:38
  • Navigating Legal Issues for Family Caregivers (8-11-15)37:09
  • Caregiver's Wellbeing (10-13-15)46:34
  • TPA, Coiling and Stents...What Does it All Mean? (3-15-16)25:08
  • Stroke and Vision Problems (4-12-16)29:29
  • Palliative Medicine. What Is It and Do I Need It? (6-21-16)25:27
  • Brain Health (9-13-16)27:15
  • Getting to the Heart of Stroke Legislation (2-14-17)50:36
  • Tips for Holiday Caregiving (12-14-16)59:38
  • Brain Health (9-13-16)27:15
  • Palliative Medicine. What Is It and Do I Need It? (6-21-16)25:27
  • Stroke and Vision Problems (4-12-16)29:29
  • TPA, Coiling and Stents...What Does it All Mean? (3-15-16)25:08
  • Post Stroke Depression and Fatigue (2-9-16)46:02
  • Navigating Legal Issues for Family Caregivers (8-11-15)37:09
  • The Relationship between Stroke and Sleep Apnea (2-10-15)33:38
  • Brand vs. Generic Meds and Risks of not Taking Meds (12-9-14)41:24
  • A-fib and Stroke Prevention (10-14-14)33:18
  • The Link Between Oral Health, Heart Disease and Stroke (8-12-14)32:56
  • Navigating the Healthcare System...How to Get Quality and Comprehensive Health Insurance if You Have (6-10-14)29:55
  • How to Plan a Vacation if You Have a Disability (3-11-14)1:5:18
  • Central Pain Syndrome Post Stroke (4-10-12)40:16
  • IEED or Involuntary Emotional Expressive Disorder (2-14-12)26:01
  • Getting the Words Out-Aphasia Overview (2-15-11)49:43
  • Stroke News and New Stroke Research (1-8-13)53:43
  • When Calling 911...Preparing for an Emergency (1-18-11)49:51
  • Life After Stroke, Changes, Challenges and Committment (6-12-12)53:08
  • Memory Loss and Memory Exercises (3-15-11)43:08
  • Hearing Loss Among Stroke Patients (3-19-13)34:14
  • What to Do When the Support Leaves You (3-15-13)50:56
  • Beating the Holiday Stroke Blues (11-13-12)35:45
  • Spirituality and Faith in Stroke Recovery (11-15-11)37:11



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Upcoming CALL:


Tuesday, June 13th 
12:00-1:00pm (CST)

Topic: Group Transit and Options for Travel Independence


​​​​Will include:

  • Benefits of Using Accessible Travel on CTA, PACe and Metra
  • How to plan a trip on CTA, PACe and MEtra
  • An Overview of Ventra Services
  • Information on how to get a reduced fare or a ride free permit






IMPORTANT CALL-IN INFORMATION: 


Participation on the calls is absolutely free. 

Please call 1-800-920-7487 and enter the passcode 66523867# at the start of the call.


If you have any questions or need additional information please contact us at 1-888-988-8047.