Stroke Education and Resources
Whether you’ve had a stroke or just want to learn more and stay healthy, we can help. At Beacon Health System, we keep you connected to the latest news and information. We share valuable tips about how to recognize and prevent stroke. You’ll discover many other tools and guidelines, too.
Check our calendar listings often for health screenings and other opportunities. Watch for special programs, like “Understanding Stroke” – a one-hour class presented by one of our stroke specialists.
Year-round, you’ll find our experts in classrooms, online and at special events. Learn more below about available resources for you and your neighbors, family and friends.
Online Stroke Support Resources
- American Stroke Association – Stroke news, information, research facts and resources, including a support network for stroke survivors and their caregivers.
- CardioSmart: American College of Cardiology – Information related to heart disease, risk factors, diet and exercise specifically written for patients
- National Stroke Association – Stroke prevention and care resources and information for the stroke community, including stroke support group listings by state, and stroke helpline 1.800.STROKES (787.6537).
Health and Wellness
Taking good care of your body and brain are important steps on the road to wellness. We work to enhance the health of our neighbors and friends through health-building resources including:
- Beacon Health & Fitness
Programs, fitness facilities and services help you stay healthy. Set new goals with cardiovascular and strength training, lap and therapy pools, beginners’ 5K run training, marathon or triathlon training, wellness coaching and more.