Members of our Stroke Advisory Council from Nebraska Medicine and Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals-Omaha have worked to put together a new stroke group for 2018! The group “Nebraska’s Hope for a Better Tomorrow Stroke Support Group” will hold meetings on the second Tuesday of each month. The two locations will share speakers via videoconferencing. Each location has stroke group facilitators.

The schedule for each second Tuesday is

6:00–6:30 p.m. Welcome and dinner
6:30–7:00 p.m. Education topic – speaker
7:00–7:30 p.m. Support and sharing – social time


Nebraska Medicine Fred & Pamela Bu­ffett Cancer Center, Room 12-1-02, 505 South 45th Street, Omaha, NE 68198. Enter in the main entrance of the Fred & Pamela Bu­ffett Cancer Center. Parking is available in the patient/visitor lot just south of the building on 45th and Emile Streets.

For additional information, please contact the Group Facilitators: Sarina McNeel at or call (402) 699-2666; Megan Ti­ffey at mti­ or call (402) 552-3923.

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals – Omaha Campus Dodge Room, 17500 Burke Street, Omaha, NE 68118. Please use the main entrance on the east side of the building (upper level.

For additional information, please contact the Group Facilitators: Amy Goldman at or call (402) 413-3184; Kasia Richardson at or call (402) 401-3652.

The group’s 2018 meeting dates are January 9, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, June 12, July 10, August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13, and December 11.