Support Services

  • At The Rehabilitation Institute at Memorial University Medical Center, we understand that healing is about more than just medicine. It's about achieving physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Our support services promote all aspects of healing. 

    Grey Matters -- Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Support Group
    5 p.m. to 6 p.m., third Thursday of every month, meet in The Rehabilitation Institute

    People who have experienced a brain or spinal cord injury are invited to attend this group. Family members and caregivers are also encouraged to attend. For more information, call 912-350-7274.

    Southeast Georgia Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group
    Third Monday of every month, meet at Satilla Regional Annex, 1800 Alice Street, Waycross, Ga.

    Survivors of traumatic brain injury and their families join together to share information, understanding, and support. For more information, e-mail kathie@accessatc.net, dbrag@wayxcable.com, or cfluker@wayxcable.com. Or, call Kathie at 912-285-5403.

    Head Injury Support Group
    6 p.m., second Thursday of every month, meets at Goodwill Industries, Sallie Mood Drive, Savannah, Ga.

    Survivors of head injuries, family members, friends, and other interested individuals are welcome to attend. For more information, call 912-354-6611.

    Stroke Support Group
    Support and education for stroke survivors, their families, and caregivers. The group meets at various times:

    12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., every Tuesday
    First Presbyterian Church
    520 Washington Avenue
    Savannah, Ga.

    10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., every Friday
    Savannah Speech and Hearing
    1206 East 66th Street
    Savannah, Ga.
    For more information, call 912-355-4601.

    4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., third Thursday of every month
    Messiah Lutheran Church -- Skidaway Island
    1 West Ridge Road
    Savannah, Ga.

    Amputee Support Online Network
    Amputee Empowerment Partners is a free social network where people who have experienced amputation can connect and discuss a variety of topics. Join at www.empoweringamputees.org.