The goal of Burke's inpatient programs is to ensure that each patient makes the maximum recovery possible.
The Burke Medical Research Institute is developing new treatments for disabling diseases and injuries.
Burke offers physical, occupational and speech therapy as well as other outpatient programs.
Burke sponsors support groups, educational events and fitness programs for the community.
The Stroke Support Group for survivors and caregivers provides valuable information, speakers, a supportive environment and a chance to meet others experiencing similar life changes post stroke. Through discussions, participants will learn ways to help problem solve, cope, and understand more about stroke and recovery issues, including lifestyle changes that reduce the risk of stroke and promote a healthy life. The next meeting is on:
April 16 4 to 5:30 pm Outpatient Building, Building 8 Contact: Roseann Cardi, 914-597-2290 or email@example.com
This month's speaker is Deirdre Otto, CTRS, LMT, Therapeutic Recreation Department, discussing everyday ways to use humor.