Neuroscience Support Groups

Support for neurosurgery patients


Brain tumor support group

This group provides an opportunity for information sharing and support for brain tumor patients, as well as their family, friends and caregivers.

When:
The last Thursday of every month, 6–7 p.m.

Where:
Palmetto Health Children's Hospital, Derrick Room
7 Richland Medical Park Dr.
Columbia, SC 29203

For more information, please call 803-434-8323 or email Neurosurgery@PalmettoHealth.org.


Joe Niekro Foundation brain aneurysm and AVM support group

If you or someone you love has been affected by a brain aneurysm or an arteriovenous malformation (AVM), the Joe Niekro Foundation holds a support group for affected people to support one another and share their stories.

When:
Third Thursday of every month, 6–8 p.m.

Where:
Palmetto Health Children's Hospital – Derrick Room
7 Richland Medical Park Dr.
Columbia, SC 29203

For more information, please contact ColumbiaSC@JoeNiekroFoundation.org.


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