Classes & Events
Lakewood Regional Medical Center offers a variety of classes, support groups and other events related to brain and neurological health — including stroke and stroke prevention — for patients, family members and caregivers. Just use this handy search tool to look for the topic you need. Pre-registration is required for all classes.
Free Community Seminar
TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR ACUTE STROKE
Dr. Radoslav Raychev,
Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death and a major cause of disability. It is crucial to receive urgent treatment. Every minute lost could mean more irreversible effects. Join Dr. Raychev for this important community lecture. Learn about risk factors, how to recognize the signs and symptoms of a stroke, and why patients who are treated at a Primary Stroke Center, like Lakewood Regional Medical Center.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Cerritos Senior Center
12340 South Street
Cerritos, CA 90703
Call (800) 813-4345 to reserve your seat.
STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
A support group for stroke survivors, along with a support group for family members and caregivers, meets weekly for 1-1/2 hours in Long Beach.
Led by trained facilitators, discussions offer information about stroke as well as provide opportunities to share problem solving tips and community resources related to stroke. Meeting at the same time, family members and caregivers can attend their own support group. For further information please
Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30 a.m.
3759 Orange Avenue (at Bixby Road) in
Long Beach, CA 90808