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Thursday, April 25, 2013 - Grand Traverse Stroke Club Celebrates 30 Years

Grand Traverse Stroke Club Celebrates 30 Years
Meeting will be May 8 at The Presbyterian Church in Traverse City

The Grand Traverse Bay Area Stroke Club will celebrate 30 years during its monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 8. May is also National Stroke Awareness Month.  

Munson Medical Center Medical Department Chairman Don Caraccio, M.D., and Stroke Coordinator Kathleen Glaza, M.S.N., R.N., A.C.N.S., B.C., will be on hand to congratulate the group and talk about the importance of the support group for stroke survivors. Other former facilitators and stroke club members will also be on hand to celebrate. Current members and newcomers are all invited to attend.

The meeting will be from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church, 701 Westminster Road in Traverse City.

For more information, contact facilitators Melinda Hollands, L.M.S.W., or Angela Leete, L.M.S.W., at Munson Medical Center’s Social Work Department at (231) 935-6380.

The Grand Traverse Bay Area Stroke Club meets the second Wednesday of each month and offers stroke survivors and support persons the opportunity to learn, share, and connect with one another through speakers, demonstrations, and group discussions.