Cane and Able Stroke Recovery Group

Caregivers, Survivors, Medical Professionals

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  • Outpatient Services Building, across the parking lot
  • Sterling Heights, Michigan 48314



  • 2nd and 4th Tuesdays; some meetings are off site and calling prior to a meeting is strongly encouraged to confirm location
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eastern
  • Joyce Fluegge
  • Troy Beaumont Hospital Outpatient Services Building, Classrooms A and B


Programs and events are determined by group input and focus on: ~support and encouragement ~education about strokes and stroke recovery ~education about community related issues ~recreation post stroke ~socialization for community re-entry


Cane and Able is one of the oldest and largest continuously running stoke support groups in the country. We are a nonprofit support group that has operated as part of Troy Beaumont Hospital since 1982. For more than 37 years our focus as a stroke recovery group has remained the same. All are welcome and there is no cost for attending our meetings. Please visit our website for more information about our specific meetings and events: Thank you!


Social support, Educational support, Caregivers welcome, Community Outreach, Emotional support, Regular Meetings, Telephone Support, Therapeutic/Rehabilitation, Visitation Opportunities


Aphasia, Open to anyone in the community, Peer visitation, Stroke (hemorrhagic) survivors, Stroke (ischemic) survivors

Please contact the support group before arriving to confirm meeting location, date, and time.

Disclaimer: Our stroke support group registry includes groups that are independent of American Stroke Association. Discussion topics do not necessarily reflect the views of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.