Childhood Stroke and Hemiplegia of Illinois
- Good Samaritan Hospital 3825 Highland Ave; Downers Grove, IL
Call for meeting times and speakers. Age of members: children under one year old to age 35 yrs. We provide a 2 hr. meeting with a guest speaker. A doctor or professional speaking to the group with plenty of time for questions and answers. Also at least once per year, we provide a family outing. Please see website for list of past speakers and events: www.pachs.org.
On July 27, 2005, our local ABC 7 News (Chicago) interviewed us regarding childhood stroke and our PACHS group. We have many doctors & therapists in the area distributing our info to help parents find support& information. We also provide a list of doctors & specialists that our members use.
Please contact the support group before arriving to confirm meeting location, date, and time.
Disclaimer: Our stroke support group registry includes groups that are independent of American Stroke Association. Discussion topics do not necessarily reflect the views of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.