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Aphasia Support Groups


Cape Coral Hospital Aphasia Support Group – Cape Coral

When:

10:00 am – 11:00 am - Every Tuesday

Location:

The Wellness Center of Cape Coral
609 SE 13th Court
Second floor conference room
Cape Coral, FL 33990
Located behind Cape Coral Hospital

Where:

Map to Group Location

Contact:

Nancy Gizzi, (239) 772-6572

Details:

$10.00 per session. First session is free!

Website:

http://www.leememorial.org/rehabservices/groupsup.asp


Suncoast Aphasia Support Group – Sarasota

When:

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm - First Monday of every month

Location:

Doctors Hospital
5731 Bee Ridge Road
Auditorium Room 179
Sarasota, FL  34233

Where:

Map to Group Location

Contact:

Erika Boyle, (941) 378.2870, boyle1115@comcast.net

Dianne Lombard, (941) 484-5969, djlombard1@verizon.net

Details:

Our Mission is to provide a friendly, welcoming and positive environment for all people whose lives have been affected by aphasia. This Mission is achieved by offering support through monthly meetings, guest speakers, networking and social activities. Our goal is to provide a forum where individuals with aphasia can feel comfortable and it is our hope that through this forum, long lasting friendships can be made.

Website

http://sites.google.com/site/oraserratarsp/