Resources

This information is provided as a resource and does not constitute an endorsement of any group.

Download our Stroke Patient Handbook (pdf)

 

Free Blood Pressure Screenings

Oregon Heart & Vascular Institute
3311 RiverBend Drive, Springfield, Oregon 97477
Automated machine, available 24 hours
Call (541) 222-7218 for more information

Sacred Heart Medical Center, University District
1200 Hilyard Street, Eugene, Oregon 97401
Automated machine, available 24 hours
Call (541) 686-7300 for more information

OASIS Education Center
Valley River Center (inside the Macy's mall entrance)
100 Valley River Center, Eugene, Oregon
First Wednesday of every month, noon to 1 p.m.
Call (541) 342-6611 ext. 2601 for more information.

Cottage Grove Senior Center
700 Gibbs Avenue, Cottage Grove, Oregon
2nd Monday of each month, 10 a.m. to noon 
Call (541) 942-8751 for more information.

Cottage Grove Community Hospital 
1515 Village Drive, Cottage Grove, Oregon
Call (541) 942-0511 for more information.

South Lane Fire & Rescue fire stations 

Bi-Mart, Wal-Mart, and Safeway stores 

Help with Quitting Smoking

Oregon Heart and Vascular Institute
Options Tobacco Cessation Program
(541) 222-7442

American Lung Association of Oregon
800-LUNG USA (800) 586-4872

Nicotine Anonymous
Self-help support group; no fee
(415) 750-0328 

Oregon Tobacco Quit Line
(877) 270-7867

Stroke Support Groups 

For patients and families to get assistance in how to handle dealing with a stroke. 

  • Bend: (503) 389-8998
  • Corvallis: (541) 753-2273
  • Eugene: (541) 687-5311
  • Salem: (503) 390-3372

Call the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, (888) 4-STROKE, and ask for the Stroke Family Support Network to receive an additional list of stroke support groups and free patient-support materials.

Stroke Information

American Stroke Association, Division of American Heart Association

The Brain Attack Coalition

Children's Hemiplegia and Stroke Association

Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention

Healthwise Knowledge Base: Stroke

The Internet Stroke Center at Washington University in St. Louis

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke 

National Stroke Association