Community Engagement

Stroke Survivors Support Group

The Brain Institute supports the Tulane Stroke Survivors Support Group (TSSSG). The mission of the TSSSG is to provide a multidisciplinary resource for stroke survivors as well as for family members and caretakers. We accomplish our mission by providing guidance, stroke education, lifestyle workshops, social events, mental stimulation, and recreational activities in a compassionate and supportive environment.

Upcoming Events:

September 30, 2017 NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Walk

Audubon Park

Start Time: 9:00 am

Join NAMI New Orleans for the 8th annual NAMI Walks, a 1.8 mile second line walk in Audubon Park. Your voice is needed more than ever! Join the only second line awareness walk in New Orleans to stomp out stigma today!

Sign up online by visiting or contact Meghan at 504-896-2345 /

November 11th, 2017 Walk to end Alzheimer's

Registration at 8am
Ceremony at 9am
Walk at 9:30am
Route Length: 2 miles

Location: Baby Cakes Field, 6000 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA 70003

Contact: Maggie Connick, 504-613-6505

Past Events:

November 5th, 2016

Stroke Survivor Program - "Painting with a Twist"

2pm 700 Dublin Street, New Orleans LA
For more information please visit the Tulane Stroke Survivor Website