Childhood Stroke and Hemiplegia of Illinois


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  • PO Box 3252
  • Lisle, Illinois 60532



  • varies
  • 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:


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.


Educational support

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.