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Strike Out Stroke 2013 at Coors Field
 

Pediatric Stroke Parent Support Group


Our support group for parents of children that have suffered a stroke meets monthly on scheduled Tuesday’s from 6 – 7:30 pm in the University Physicians Inc. building on the Anschutz Medical Campus or at the Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado (alternating months). The group also meets for other family activities.

These meetings are open to families of children of all ages and all types of stroke. Your child does not need to be seen at our stroke clinic to join the meetings. Typically, we hold an informal presentation and allow the parents to socialize. Dinner and parking are provided at each meeting. Childcare is available only at meetings held at the UPI building on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Please make plans accordingly when we meet at the BIAColorado location.

In August we are meeting at the Summer Picnic (info below). Please check back here, on Facebook or Twitter for regular updates on the date and location of our next meetings.  

If you have questions, or to find out more about upcoming meetings, please contact:
Amanda Kenny at strokesupport@childrenscolorado.org or at 303-724-2677.

Summer Picnic

Click for larger versionOur Summer Picnic this year will be held on Sunday, August 30th, from 1-5 pm. We have reserved the shelter at Cherry Knolls Park in Littleton/Centennial (same place as last year). Please plan on bringing a side dish or dessert to share.

RSVP to Amanda by Wednesday, Aug 26th by phone or email: 303-724-2677 strokesupport@childrenscolorado.org.

 

Cherry Knolls is located just south of Arapahoe Road and just west of University. Parking is available on Elizabeth St. off Arapahoe, or along Easter Avenue (Easter is closer to the shelter).

You can access google maps and get directions here.

  

 

 

Resources

Please visit our Resource page for additional information, links, and opportunities for those families who have experienced pediatric stroke. 

Pictures from Strike out Stroke 2015

We have a few pictures we put up from the Strike out Stroke event at Coors Field in May 2015. Click on either photo to link to our album at our Facebook page.

Strike Out Stroke has also posted some really great pictures of this event that you can find here.

 

Pictures from our Holiday Party

We've put up some pictures from the 2014 Holiday party at our Facebook page here:

Holiday Pictures on Facebook

 

Pictures from Camp 2014

Some of our pediatric stroke patients were able to participate at camp this past summer. Check out this wonderful slide show:
Click to view

 

Strike Out Stroke

Many families in our group participate in the Strike Out Stroke event sponsored by the Colorado Rockies to bring awareness to the public about stroke for both young and old. Some of our families are featured in these videos about the event the past two years.  Check back here and we'll post a link for the 2014 video when it comes available!

Strike Out Stroke 2012 Strike Out Stroke 2013


We need your help! Please consider donating to help provide funds to keep the Pediatric Stroke Support Group as an active resource for our pediatric stroke patients and families. Thank you for your generous donations and continued involvement with our group!