Support Groups

The Center for Individuals with Physical Challenges is pleased to host several support groups that offer
additional opportunities to Center Members, their families and the general community for education, discussion and development of a social network for individuals with a similar life event. Please give your support and help spread the word . . . share this information with your friends, neighbors, colleagues and church Members who might be in need of these services . . . it is also a great way to introduce them to The Center!

ALS – Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig’s Disease:
Meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30p in Classroom One. Led by the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Tulsa. More info: tulsa@mdausa.org or 918-749-7997.

Aphasia Support Group:
Meets the second Wednesday of each month at 9:30a in Classroom Three. Led by The University of Tulsa Speech Pathology Program. More info: 918-794-4508.

TAGS – Tulsa Amputee Support Group:
Meets the first Monday of each month at 6:30p in Classroom One to discuss various topics of interests, provide support, education and socialization. (If first Monday is a holiday, the group will meet the following week) More info: Facebook

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group:
Meets the second Wednesday of each month at 3:00p in classroom one. This is an informal group of SCI survivors who meet monthly for discussions, education, and socialization. Family members and caregivers are also welcome to join! For more info contact Emeka Nnaka.

VISTA – Visually Impaired Seeking Technique Alternatives:
Meets each Wednesday at 1:00p in Classroom Two. Meetings feature dialogue concerning community resources, adaptive equipment, social activities and supportive interactions.

Youth Amputee Support Group:
Peer to peer interaction and support, occasional speakers, family encouragement, and information. The group will meet quarterly in 2016. Please call 918-794-4508 for meeting dates.

 

If there is a group you would like to see us offer, please contact Member Services at 918-794-4508 and we will do our best to accommodate.