Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group, Inc.
The University Hospital
What is the Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group, Inc.?
The Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group, Inc., which was started in 2002, is a non-profit organization located in Cincinnati, Ohio. It covers the states of Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. People from West Virginia and Missouri also often attend their meetings. The mission of this group is to provide information, education, encouragement and understanding to survivors and caregivers during the ongoing recovery process.
How does this group accomplish it’s mission?
By providing regularly scheduled meetings for both survivors and caregivers of those who have experienced SAH or brain aneurysms this group accomplishes its mission. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month excluding January and July. The support group meetings provide an opportunity for reassurance and personal exchange but also information and education on a variety of topics of interest and many suggested by the attendees. In addition there are 2 social events per year: a winter social and a summer picnic for members, family, and friends.
THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
234 Goodman Avenue, Room 1346
Cincinnati, OH 45269
Directions: I-75 take Hopple St. exit, turn left and proceed up hill to Martin Luther King (MLK) Dr. Turn left from MLK onto Highland Ave. I-71 (coming south) take Wm Howard Taft exit and turn right onto Highland Ave. I-71 (coming north) take Reading Rd exit to Martin Luther King Dr. and turn right onto Highland Ave. Parking: Goodman Garage is off Highland Ave.- use visitor parking. The entrance to University Hospital is on the west side of the garage on the 2nd level. (Please call (513) 584-1099 for more detailed hospital directions). To Room 1346: As you stand facing the cafeteria on the first floor, turn around to your left and go to the restrooms opposite the cafeteria. keep left and go down the long hall. Take the first right and proceed to the end of the hall. Room 1346 is straight ahead!
Parking passes will be given to you.
Questions? Please call (513) 475-8636 the Support Group Info Line. Leave a message and you will be called back! Bad Weather: In case of bad weather, the support group meeting will be cancelled. Call (513) 475-8636 the Support Group Info Line for an update.
The Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group, Inc. is a non-profit corporation. Donations may be sent to: Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group, % Mayfield Clinic, 222 Piedmont Ave., Ste 3100, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219.
Location for all Meetings: The University Hospital
MEETING: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 6:30pm - 8:00pm
University of Cincinnati Medical Center (formerly University Hospital), 234 Goodman Ave., Cincinnati, OH
Room 1346 - As you face the cafeteria on the 1st floor, turn left towards the restrooms opposite the cafeteria. Keep bearing to the left down the hallway. Then take the first right and proceed to the end of the hall. Room 1346 will be straight ahead!
PROGRAM: Group Sharing
We will have our usual updates, and then will split off into two groups, one for caregivers and one for survivors. You are welcome to share any questions or topics that you would like to discuss with the group, or just listen and learn from others’ experiences. Refreshments will be served. You are welcome to bring guests and anyone who might be interested in joining our group. Come early and socialize with others!
Please mark your calendars for our meetings and events for the rest of 2013. We will send out more detailed information on each in advance. Meetings are held at 6:30 pm in room 1346 in the UC Medical Center on the first Wednesday of each month unless otherwise noted.
APRIL 20 SYMPOSIUM - Vontz Center, Cincinnati, OH
MAY 1 Regular Meeting
JUNE 5 Regular Meeting - Laura Sauerbeck, RN
JULY 20 ANNUAL PICNIC – Cold Spring Municipal Park & Community Room 3-8:00pm
SEPTEMBER 4 Regular Meeting
OCTOBER 2 Regular Meeting
NOVEMBER 6 Regular Meeting
DECEMBER 4 HOLIDAY SOCIAL
Please note that there is no regular meeting in either July or August.
DIRECTIONS: I-75 : Take Hopple St. exit, turn left and proceed up hill to Martin Luther King (MLK) Dr. Turn left from MLK onto Highland Ave. I-71 (coming south): Take William Howard Taft exit and turn right onto Highland Ave. I-71 (coming north): Take Reading Rd exit to Martin Luther King Dr. and turn right onto Highland Ave.
PARKING: Goodman Garage is off Highland Avenue - use Visitor parking. The entrance to University Hospital is on the west side of the garage on the 2nd level. You will get a “#1” parking pass when you enter the garage, and “#2” parking passes to cover the cost of the parking will be given to you in the meeting.
QUESTIONS? Please call the Support Group Info Line at 513-569-5346. Leave a message and you will be called back!