Stroke Support Resources
LB Area Agency on Aging
is “Community & Senior Services” www.css.lacounty.gov
Disabled Resources Center
To empower people with disabilities to live independently in the community, to make their own decisions about their lives and to advocate on their own behalf. DRC provides services to all people with disabilities, regardless of their age, gender, ethnicity, sexual preference or disability type.
Located at 2750 E. Spring Street, #100, Long Beach, CA 90806
Independent Living Center of So CA
www.ilcsc.org Administration Office, 14407 Gilmore Street, #101, Van Nuys, CA 91401 818.785.6934
Long Beach Transit
www.lbtransit.com 1963 E. Anaheim Street, Long Beach, Ca 90813 (562) 599-8504
Long Beach Yellow Cab
Los Angeles Caregiver Resource Center
(LACRC) www.losangelescrc.org Andrus Gerontology Center, USC, 3715 McClintock Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90089-0191 Phone (213) 740-7363
Pacific Workforce Investment Network, Career Transition Center www.careeronestop.org 562-570-3748
Personal Assistance Services Council
(PASC) www.pascla.org (with information also from In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) in LA County Application Hotline 888-944-4477), 4730 Woodman Avenue, Suite 405, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423 877-565-4477
UC Irvine – Robotic Therapy Study
For people less than 6 months after stroke, with some hand or wrist weakness. www.strokerobot.com 714-456-2356
UC Irvine – Bones Study
Study to find ways to help improve arm movement after stroke. Three months post stroke. Vicky Chan can be reached at 949-824-3355.
USC LA Brain Imaging Study
funded by American Heart Assoc. Right-Hand affected, Moderate to Severe. For Info – Katie Garrison 415-260-8618 Must travel to USC.
Well Spouse Foundation
www.wellspouse.org Anita Gonzales. 539 E. Bixby Road, Long Beach, CA 90809 562-596-3096