Special Events

Stroke Support Association’s Annual Picnic

7.15.19

Please join us at Mae Boyer Park in Lakewood, CA for Stroke Support Association’s Annual Picnic on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm. Have a terrific time with fellow SSA members, family and caregivers – eating, sharing stories, and enjoying each other’s company. TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2019 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM Mae Boyer Park (North... Read More

Stroke Support Association Fundraiser at Domenico’s July 30th

7.15.19

Help Stroke Support Association raise money and enjoy the delicious food of Domenico’s in Belmont Shore. For over 64 years, Domenico’s has been Long Beach’s go-to Italian restaurant and will donate 25% of the total sales generated by our group to SSA! Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019 Time: 11:30 AM to 10 PM Location: Domenico’s Italian Restaurant 5339 E. Second... Read More

Stroke Support Association at 2019 Weingart Senior Fair

7.9.19

Board Members Gretchen Phillips and Diana Wagner represented Stroke Support Association at this year’s annual senior health and information fair held at the Weingart Senior Center in Lakewood. They were able to share information about SSA’s free services to support stroke survivors and their family caregivers.  

Long Beach Library Programs and Services Presentation

5.29.19

Please join the Stroke Support Association for a presentation by Antonia Herrera, General Librarian at the Long Beach Public Library. She oversees the Information Center for People with Disabilities and Volunteer Services and at the main library, and will be speaking about volunteer opportunities as well as programs and services that stroke survivors and their families will find useful. This... Read More

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center’s Annual Women’s Heart & Stroke Seminar

2.18.19

MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute and Comprehensive Stroke Center held its 12th Annual Women’s Heart and Stroke Seminar on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm, at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. Men and women were invited to attend. Specialists shared the latest information on the recognition and treatment of cardiovascular disease and stroke, and how to... Read More

Disaster Preparedness Presentation

2.4.19

Please join us for this presentation Tuesday, February 26, 2019, from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. at 3759 Orange Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807 with Kathy Dollarhide RN, BSN, CEN, CEM Mass Casualty Disaster Management The presentation will be followed by our regular support groups for stroke survivors and caregivers. Workshop Description: This presentation will give information on Disaster management in... Read More

End-of-Session Groups Luncheon

11.29.18

Stroke Support Association held its End-of-Session Groups Luncheon at Black Bear Diner in Signal Hill on November 20, 2018. With a delicious lunch and lively conversation, it was a wonderful time for our stroke survivors and caregivers to socialize after the end of a 12-week session of support groups. Twenty-one folks attended, including nine stroke survivors, five caregivers, four board... Read More