Glens Falls Hospital

100 Park Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801 518.926.1000

Education & Support

We are pleased to offer the following education and support programs:

Support Groups

Adirondack Mountains New Voice Club

  • Please call Maggie Dochak at (518) 926-2050 for more information.

Stroke Support Group

As part of a comprehensive continuum of rehabilitation care, GFH sponsors a stroke support group each month that provides education and support for individuals who have suffered a stroke and their caregivers.  The group provides the opportunity to meet other stroke survivors and caregivers, share challenges, and learn how others adapt and problem solve.  The group is facilitated by a rehab professional with specialty interest in stroke and is tailored to interests of the group. Please join us. . .

Day:             The last Monday of each month.

Time:           4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Location:     Glens Falls Hospital's Rehabilitation and Wellness Center

                      2 Country Club Road

                      Room 170

                   

  • Please call the Rehabilitation and Wellness Center at (518) 926-2000 for more information.

Internet Stroke Resources

National Stroke Association -- Home Page

National Stroke Association -- Information for Caregivers and Families

National Stroke Association -- Recovery Fact Sheet

American Stroke Association -- About Stroke

The Stroke Network -- Home Page

Community Education Programs

Our Rehabilitation Services staff is available to provide educational programs on a variety of topics to community groups, agencies, or employers.

Programs include:

  • Your Healthy Back
  • Gait Belt Training for Health Professionals
  • Your Healthy Voice for Teachers
  • Upper Extremity Cumulative Trauma Injuries
  • Assessment and Management of Swallowing Disorders
  • Splinting Basics for Nurses and Nurses Aides

For more information, or to discuss additional program topics, please call us at 1-866-728-0103.