Patient and Family Guide

Support Groups

Support groups organized by Shepherd Center are open to the public. All groups meet at Shepherd Center unless noted below. For more information about our SCI Peer support group, call 404-350-7373 and visit our FaceBook page at facebook.com/shepherd.peers.

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group
Meets the fourth Thursday of every month in Shepherd Center's auditorium from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. (except Nov and Dec)

Spinal Cord Injury Caregivers Support Group
Meets the fourth Thursday of every month in Shepherd Center's auditorium from 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. (except Nov and Dec)

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group for Women
Meets the fourth Wednesday of every month in Shepherd Center's auditorium from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. (except Nov and Dec)

Spinal Cord Injury Support via Phone or Email
If coming to Shepherd Center is not a possibility, the SCI Program can provide peer support over the phone or via email. For more information, call SCI Peer Support at 404-350-7373.

Brain Injury Peer and Caregivers Support Group
Meets every Sunday in the Woodruff Family Residence on the Plaza Level from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. This group is for brain injury (all types) and stroke survivors and caregivers. For more information about other support groups throughout Georgia and other states please visit Brain Injury Peer Visitor Association or the Brain Injury Association of America.