Support groups can be an essential means of ongoing support as you return to your home and community after rehabilitation. The local Salt Lake City community has many support resources available. Listed below are groups we commonly refer patients and families to for ongoing support. If you are not from the Salt Lake City area, your discharge planner will work with you to locate the necessary resources for ongoing support.


Contact Information


Aphasia Support Group

Christina Nessler
Phone: (801) 582-1565 ext 5379
Held in Salt Lake City area

Brain Injury Support Groups

Brigham Young University Stroke & Brain Injury Support Group

Carol Moody
Phone: (801) 422-5117
When: First Thursday of every month from 7–8 pm
Speech & Language Clinic
Room 125 at the BYU Comprehensive Clinic
136 Taylor Building
1190 N 900 E
Provo, UT 84604

Phoenix Services Corp. Caregivers Support Group

Phone: (801) 825-4535
When: Fourth Thursday of each month from 7–8:30pm

189 South State Street, Suite 230
Clearfield, UT 84015

U of U Brain Injury Support Group - University of Utah Health Care

Sarah Gallant, SLP, and Ally Cayias, SLP
Phone: (801) 581-2221
When: Fourth Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm
Sugar House Health Center
1138 E. Wilmington Avenue
Salt Lake City, Utah

Spinal Cord Injury Support

Utah - Trails
Contact Tanja with the TRAILS Program

Phone: (801) 581-2526

Nevada - The Spinal Cord Injury Network
(702) 259-0789
Idaho - Paralysis Support Group

Additional Groups

Epilepsy Association of Utah

For more information visit Epilepsy Utah.

National Neurofibromatosis Foundation

For more information visit the foundation site.

Parkinson's Disease Support

For more information visit the Parkinson's site.

Spina Bifida Association

For more information visit the assocation's site.