Resources
- Support Groups -

A variety of support groups are available for you to join. Support groups can be an important part of your rehabilitation experience. This list has been compiled for your convenience and includes support groups for amputation, diabetes, scoliosis, stroke, and general disabilities.

Amputation

  • Glendale

    HealthSouth Valley of the Sun
    Rehab Hospital
    Lonnie Coughran
    13460 North 67th Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85304
    (623) 877-8800

  • Scottsdale

    East Valley Amputee Support Group
    Scottsdale Memorial, PT Dept.
    7400 East Osborn
    Scottsdale, AZ 85251
    (480) 675-4480

    HealthSouth
    11250 North 92nd Street,
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480) 860-0671

    Special Blessings
    Adriane Girnaldi
    8345 East Dianna Drive
    Scottsdale, AZ 85257
    (480) 423-2590
    vagrimaldi@cox.net
    http://www.members.cox.net/sbaz/

  • Tucson

    HealthSouth Rehab Institute of Tucson
    Ed Turnbull
    2650 North Wyatt Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85712
    (520) 325-1300



Diabetes

  • Phoenix

    John C. Lincoln Hospital, North Mountain
    Cowden Center
    9202 North Second Street
    Phoenix, AZ
    870-6300

  • Arizona

    Visit the following website for a comprehensive listing of diabetes support groups throughout Arizona: Arizona Diabetes Support Groups



Scoliosis

  • Phoenix

    Scoliosis Association
    Arizona Public Service Building (APS)
    400 North Fifth Street, Conference Room 2 South
    Phoenix, AZ 85004



Stroke

  • Glendale

    Thunderbird Samaritan Medical Center
    Classroom 3A
    5555 West Thunderbird Road
    Glendale, AZ
    (623) 973-5544

  • Mesa

    Mesa Lutheran Hospital
    525 West Brown Road
    Mesa, AZ
    (480) 461-2222

  • Phoenix

    Stroke Club
    John C. Lincoln Hospital, North Mountain
    Cowden Center
    9202 North Second Street
    Phoenix, AZ
    870-6300

    St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
    350 West Thomas Road
    Phoenix, AZ
    252-6061



General Disability

  • Northwest Valley

    VOICE Foothills Branch Library
    19055 North 57th Avenue (57th Avenue North of Union Hills)
    (602) 789-9129 ext. 207 http://www.VOICE-az.com
    Adult-oriented (18+), cross disability support group engaged in support, information, and social and activity group functions for individuals with disabilities.