Support Groups

Amputee Support Group

Support group to discuss problems and concerns, or to just be there for each other. Informal meetings with occasional guest speakers. Family members, companions or friends are welcome.
Meets the first Saturday of every month, 10:30 am - 12 noon at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital, 250 Pond Street, Braintree, MA 02184.
For details call Pat Kenney at 781-545-0416.

Amputee Support Group

Support group to discuss problems and concerns, or to just be there for each other. Informal meetings with occasional guest speakers. Family members, companions or friends are welcome.
Meets the first Sunday of most months, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at New England Rehabilitation Hospital, 2 Rehabilitation Way, Woburn, MA 01801, First Floor Conference Rooms.
Will meet September 8th (due to Labor Day) and December 8th (due to Thanksgiving). In case of inclement weather call the switchboard after 11:00 a.m. For questions, e-mail Mary Beth Trapeni at marybtrapeni@gmail.com.

Brain Injury Support Group (ages 10-14)

Provides a supportive environment for children who have a parent(s) who have experienced a brain injury. Sharing and supporting one another through this difficult time.
Meets the 2nd Thursday of the month, 6:00-7:00 p.m.  at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital 250 Pond Street, Braintree, MA 02184
(no meeting July - September)
This meeting has been arranged by the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts and Neuro Rehab Management.
For details call April Sheridan at 617-847-4987, x201.

Brain Injury / Young Stroke Support Group

Provides a supportive environment for young adults who have experienced a stroke or acquired brain injury. Family members or friends are welcome.
Last Thursday of each month, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital, 250 Pond Street, Braintree, MA 02184
For details call Kelly Duggan at 781-348-2370.

Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Support/Discussion Group

Provides a supportive environment for individuals who have experienced a spinal cord injury. Family members and friends are welcome.  Offers topic-related discussions and opportunities to become more active in the community.
Meets the 4th Wednesday of each month, 6:00-8:00p.m. at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital, 250 Pond Street, Braintree, MA 02184
Location: 2nd Floor Wellness Gym.  For details call Michelle Heath at 781-348-2250 (please leave name & number to be contacted).

Stroke Peer Support Group

Second Tuesday of Each Month 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. in the New England Rehabilitation Hospital, 2 Rehabilitation Way, Woburn, MA 01801

For more information call Carol Abbot, Stroke Program Administrator 781-994-3453.