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INSPIRE is a support group for brain injury and stroke survivors and their caregivers.  Share your story and recovery, receive encouragement and support, and engage in activities. 

Date: 3rd Tuesday of each month

Time: 6-7:30 p.m.

Location: WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital, 55 Monument Rd., York, in the Activity Room (2nd floor)

Registration:  Not required.  

Questions?  Please contact Haley Smith at (717) 812-6476 or, or
Lauren Ruth at (717) 812-6475 or

Caregivers Support Group

This group is for individuals with chronic neurological problems such as Parkinson's disease, dementia or multiple sclerosis.

Date:  Second Wednesday of each month

Time:  1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Location:  Jewish Community Center, 2000 Hollywood Dr, York, PA 17403

Information/Register:  (717) 851-4585

Living Well with Parkinson’s

This support group provides a place for participants to exchange information, discuss triumphs and concerns as well as to problem-solve common difficulties.  Speakers will present a variety of topics of interest related to Parkinson’s disease.

Date: First Wednesday of each month

Time: 11a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location: WellSpan Adams Health Center, conference room 211.  

Information/ Register: For further information contact Jennifer Haines, PT, 717-339-2620,

Stroke Support Group—Sponsored by WellSpan Rehabilitation

Date:  First Tuesday of each month

Time:  Noon to 1 p.m.

Location:  WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital, 47 Gettys St., Gettysburg, Community Rooms

Information/Register:  For more information contact and to register contact Anna McIntire at (717) 337-4143 one week before the meeting

Details:  Light lunch provided

Adams County Lyme Support Group

Lyme disease patients, family, friends and caregivers are invited to attend this support group to discuss their experience, learn about current treatment options and available resources.

Date: Fourth Tuesday of month

Time: 7 to 8 p.m.

Location:   WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital, 47 Gettys St., Gettysburg, Community Rooms

Information/Register: No registration required; please call Sharon Shaffer at (717) 688-1729 for more information.

LOUD Crowd®

The York LOUD Crowd® is a group class that meets weekly to help people with Parkinsons to maintain their speech and voice skills after completing SPEAK OUT!® therapy. There is no cost to attend.

Date: Every Tuesday

Time: 3 p.m.

Location: WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital, 55 Monument Rd, York, community room (1st Floor)

Register: If you are interested in participating or having a loved one participate, you will need to get an order for a speech evaluation from your doctor. Appointments can be made by calling 1-877-REHAB 13 (1-877-734-2213). Let them know you are interested in attending the LOUD Crowd® group. Once the evaluation is completed, a recommendation will be made to either join the group or complete a short course of therapy prior to attending.

Information: For questions, contact Brenda Albright at (717) 812-6131 or

Spinal Tap - Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

A support group that "Taps" into real life triumphs, challenges and opportunities for people with spinal cord injury. Join us for an opportunity to share your story, receive encouragement and support, and learn adaptive techniques from other people with spinal cord injuries. This group currently meets virtually.

Date: Fourth Wednesday of each month

Time: 5:30 - 7:00 pm

Registration: Register online, contact or call (717) 812-6478

Limb-it-less - Amputee Support Group

Limb-It-Less is a support group for anyone who has an amputation and their caregivers. Receive encouragement and support, share your story and recovery, and learn adaptive techniques from other amputees. This group currently meets virtually.

Date: First Thursday of each month

Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Registration: Register online or call  (717) 812-6585