Stroke Support Group-Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Caregivers, Survivors, Medical Professionals

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  • 45 Reade Place
  • Poughkeepsie, New York 12601


  • Colleen Bouyea-Essency, RN, BSN
  • (845) 483-6319
  • [email protected]
  • Preferred Contact Method: Phone

Secondary Contact

  • Danielle Bruno, BSN, RN
  • (845) 483-6319
  • Preferred Contact Method: Phone


  • Wednesday
  • Monthly
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern
  • Colleen Bouyea-Essency
  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center


The meetings provide peer support and occasional guest speakers for stroke survivors, as well as their families and friends.


Valet Parking is available as well at Hospital Main Entrance for your convenience.
Free parking is  also available in the Parking Garage


Caregivers welcome, Educational support, Emotional support, Regular Meetings, Social support


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.