Stroke Survivors Empowering Each Other, Inc. (SSEEO)
- Lombard, Illinois 60148
Founded in 2004, SSEEO is a non-profit organization that’s building a community that encourages, supports and guides stroke survivors and their families while connecting them to resources that help them meet the challenges of stroke.
-Stroke Survivor 2 Survivor (SS2S) is a telephone peer support program for stroke survivors and their caregivers. It is run by stroke survivors or caregiver volunteers with special training and overseen by a local hospital on-site coordinator. The call encourages stroke survivors to self-manage their own care while offering support, guidance,and resources.
-Stroke Talks 2 Go (ST2G) are a series of stroke
prevention/treatment presentations designed to
increase stroke awareness in communities and
available on the website.
-E-newsletter a bi-monthly publication that
covers a range of topics including survivor stories, legislative updates and information on events.
-Toll-Free lunch and learn series builds
community, provides support and shares
information. All calls are recorded and down-
loaded on the SSEEO website.
Telephone Support, Community Outreach, Educational support, Online support
Aphasia, Inpatients, Outpatients, 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.