Offering Rehabilitation Support Groups in Utah

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.

Brain Injury Support Groups

Brigham Young University Stroke & Brain Injury Support Group

Contact Information

Debra Hogan
Phone: 801-422-5117

When: First Thursday of every month from 7–8pm

Location

Rocky Mountain University of Health Prefessions
122 E 1700 South, Building C
Provo, UT 84060

Phoenix Services Corp. Caregivers Support Group

Contact Information

Phone: 801-825-4535

When: Fourth Thursday of each month from 7–8:30pm

Location

189 South State Street, Suite 230
Clearfield, UT 84015

University of Utah Health Brain Injury Support Group

Contact Information

Kelsi Schlitz
Email: kelsi.schlitz@hsc.utah.edu

When: Fourth Tuesday of every month from 6:15 pm to 7 pm

Location

Sugar House Health Center (Third Floor Conference Room)
1280 East Stringham Avenue
Salt Lake City, Utah 84106

University of Utah Health Stroke Support Group

A support group for stroke survivors and their families.

Contact Information

Kara Tucker 
Email: kara.tucker@hsc.utah.edu

Collin Shepherd
Email: collin.shepherd@hsc.utah.edu

When: Second Tuesday of every month from 6 pm to 7 pm

Location

Sugar House Health Center (Third Floor Conference Room)
1280 East Stringham Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Spinal Cord Injury Support Groups

Utah—Trails

Contact Information

Tanja Kari
Phone: 801-581-2526
Email: tanja.kari@hsc.utah.edu.

Nevada—The Spinal Cord Injury Network

Contact Information

Phone: 702-259-0789

Idaho—Paralysis Support Group

Contact Information

Phone: 208-745-6575

Additional Groups

Epilepsy Association of Utah

For more information visit Epilepsy Utah.

National Neurofibromatosis Foundation

For more information visit the foundation site.

Spina Bifida Association

For more information visit the association's site.