Support services

STARS: Stroke Treatment and Resource Support

A combined (Edward & Elmhurst) monthly meeting for stroke survivors, family members and caregivers. This group provides a forum for learning about the stroke recovery process. Our guest speakers will offer insight, education and tips for moving forward to you and your loved ones. Each meeting begins with a brief educational program followed by time for discussion and group support.

Virtual meetings only are held the third Thursday of the month from 3 - 4 p.m. Stroke survivors are welcome at any time during their recovery. You do not need to be a patient of Edward or Elmhurst Hospitals to attend.

For more information or to register and obtain a link to the virtual meeting, contact us at

CARS: Concussion, Access, Resource and Support

This group provides support for individuals who have experienced a concussion and their families. Meetings include education and discussion that provides an opportunity for attendees to collaborate by sharing experiences, strategies and concerns as well as offering support to one another.

Meets the second Wednesday of each month from 7-8 pm at the IMED building, 1331 W. 75th St. in Naperville.

Meetings will be held in the conference room on the main level. Attendees can park in the lot in front of the main entrance. The conference room is located to the left of the elevators.

For additional information or questions call 630-527-5468 or email

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