Stroke survivors, caregivers get support

JASPER — Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, in conjunction with the University of Louisville Health, is offering a new, free support group where stroke survivors and their family/caregivers can talk openly with others who share similar experiences.

The first support group will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, in the Medical Arts Building Conference Center located at 721 W. 13th St. The support group will be held monthly. Preregistration is not required to attend.

For more information about the Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group, call Mary Jo Eaton Calhoun, BSN, RN, Telemedicine Services, at 812-996-6364 or Brandie Beck, RN, Neuroscience Nurse Coordinator, at 812-996-5912. E-mail questions or comments to

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