Stroke Support Group at Rhode Island Hospital

Caregivers, Survivors

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  • 593 Eddy Street
  • APC 1050
  • Providence, Rhode Island 02903


Secondary Contact

  • Elaine McDonald
  • (401) 444-0058
  • Preferred Contact Method: Phone



Our group offers a safe and supportive environment allowing participants the comfort and ability to share social and emotional support to those sharing similar experiences. To assist in providing wellness to the stroke community, we invite guest speakers to provide an educational presentation on various topics of interest for members and caregivers.

Each session includes an open group discussion led by Elaine McDonald, Clinical Social Worker.


Caregivers welcome, Educational support, Emotional support, In-person support, Regular Meetings, Social support


Aphasia, Stroke (hemorrhagic) survivors, Stroke (ischemic) survivors

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.