Support Groups

Amputee Support Group
Date: Please call for meeting scheduling
Location: HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
Contact: Katie Donovan, PT  814 359-3421 or 800 842-6026


Better Breathers Support Group
Date: Third Thursday of the Month
Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
Location: HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
Contact:  James Williamson, RT 814 359-3421 or 800 842-6026
Affiliated with the American Lung Association 
No meeting in January, February or December


Brain Injury Support Group
Date: Second Tuesday of each month (except January and February)
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
Contact:  Sharon Poorman, CRRN 814 359-3421 or 800 842-6026
No meeting in January, February or December


Heart Failure Support Group
Date: Fourth Monday of each month
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
Contact:  Tracy Curtorillo, CRRN  814 359-3421 or 800 842-6026
No meeting in January or December

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
Date: Third Tuesday of each month
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
Outpatient Entrance 
Contact:  Steve Uberti, PTA 814 359-3421 or 800 842-6026
Affiliated with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
No meeting in December 


Stroke Support Group 
Date:  Last Tuesday of each month 
Time:  4:00 p.m.
Location: HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
Contact:  Caroline Salva-Romero, M.A. CCC-SLP-L 814 359-3421 or 800 842-6026
No meeting in August or December


Geisinger Lewistown Hospital Stroke Support Group
Date:  Second Monday of January, April, July, October
Time:  5:30 p.m.
Location:  Lewistown Hospital (400 Highland Ave, Lewistown, PA 17044),
 Classroom 4 
Contact:  Barbara Angelo, 814 384-1277

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