First Annual SAM Holiday Open House

JOIN US AND CELEBRATE THE FIRST ANNUAL

SAM HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE 

  With Our Open Invitation to Just Drop In  

December 27, 28 and 29 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Coffee, tea, dainties, treats, movies – yes the oldies and goodies

Karaoke singing and much, much more in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere

Chat with people who experience stroke recovery and family members

No RSVP required

SAM Annual Christmas Dinner December 10, 2017

 SAM ANNUAL CHRISTMAS DINNER

The date is set – December 10, 2017

Time arranged – 4:30 to 8:30 pm

Location selected – A.N.A.F. Legion 300-1395 Ellice Street

Menu chosen (delicious roast chicken) and…….

Special Christmas Menu for Children 10 years and under at no charge SAM’s gift to you

Draws for beautiful gifts, door prize and 50/50

SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY SANTA CLAUSE AND THE CAMPFIRE JUNKIES ARE ENTERTAINING!!!!!

PICK-UP YOUR TICKETS FOR THE SAM ANNUAL CHRISTMAS DINNER
AT THE SAM OFFICE, MONDAY TO FRIDAY, 9;00 AM TO 4:00 PM OR
MAIL IN PAYMENT TO RESERVE AT THE DOOR (same price as last year $25.00)

Trail Blazer Study – Families’ Experiences Living with Acquired Brain Injury

The Stroke Recovery Association of Manitoba is pleased to
work together with the University of Manitoba
advancing knowledge and understanding of the brain injury recovery process.

Click on the following YouTube link for a full description of the research study and invitation by Ms Jane Karpa, Doctoral student, to participate.

Link to YouTube: Families Living with Acquired Brain Injury

If you have any questions and/or would like additional information contact Jane Karpa by;

Email umkarpaj [at] myumanitoba [dot] ca or

Phone 204-896-0456

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How Technology Kick-Starts Stroke Recovery

A very enlightening article regarding the role of technology in stroke recovery.

This new stroke recovery technology is helping link neuroplasticity and learning – A key part in recovery from a stroke.

This new stroke technology gives patients more repetitions, practice time and intensity compared to previous movement trainings. Not to mention this new techno logy is also more interactive, attention grabbing and really helps motivate the patient. These new technologies are really helping harness the brain’s ability to repair itself in ways that haven’t been seen before.

Just like the simple exercises that caregivers have used for years, the latest stroke recovery tools revolve around the concept of neuroplasticity. https://www.saebo.com/technology-changing-stroke-rehabilitation/