Stroke Program

Patient and Family Resources

Click here to download a pdf of Patient and Family Resources (English and Spanish)

Health Resource Center of St. Joseph Hospital

Type the word "Stroke" in the open slot for credible medical information.

American Stroke Association

A Division of American Heart Association that focuses on reducing risk, disability and death from stroke through research, education, fund raising and advocacy.

Living with Chronic Health Conditions Support Group

Wednesdays: May 13, June 10, July 8 & August 12, 2 to 3:30 p.m.
Classes held at St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare, 2212 E. 4th Street , Santa Ana
Register: (714) 628-3242

Smoking Cessation class series

(714) 744-8849

Center for Health Promotion classes

-Live Well, Live Healthy
-Diabetes Awareness
-Dietitian Consultations
Call (714) 628-3242 for information

Stroke Prevention Screenings

St. Joseph Hospital offers several screening services to detect the likelihood of stroke. Screenings also include lifestyle consultations with a registered nurse.

Home Caregivers

-Private pay arranged through St. Joseph Home Health. Private Duty: 714-712-7100
-For low income/Medi-Cal patients who reside in Orange County, you may be eligible to enroll in the OC IHSS.
In Home Support Services (IHSS): 714-825-3000
(Each county has its own IHSS department; Please contact the IHSS in our county.)

Stroke Support Groups

  • Tustin Healthsouth
    14851 Yorba St.
    Tustin, CA 92780
    Call for more information
  • Hoag Hospital Conference Center
    3900 West Coast Hwy.
    Newport Beach, CA 92663
    Call for schedule
  • OC Stroke Rehabilitation Network
    See website for support group listings and resources.
  • RTH Stroke Foundation
    949-305-8450 or 888-794-9466
    See website for meeting schedule and location