Comprehensive Stroke Center
Rhode Island Hospital

Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases National Resources

American Stroke Association

1-888-4-STROKE (1-888-478-7653)
Provides a wealth of information on stroke-specific issues; a division of the American Heart Association.

National Stroke Association

1-800-STROKES (1-800-787-6537)
Information and support to people who want to learn more about stroke, have survived a stroke, know someone who has had a stroke or care for a stroke survivor. 1-888-478-7653 or 1-888-478-7653 to sign up for Stroke Connection, a free magazine for stroke survivors and caregivers.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)


Provides free information about stroke through their website:

Smoking Cessation
National Cancer Institute
1-800-QUITNOW (1800-784-8669)

Offers free information and support quitting smoking:

Quit Smoking
National Jewish Health
Information, resources and interactive tools as aids in quitting smoking.

Provides information on health and nutrition by American Dietetic Association:

Eat Right

Recipes and healthy eating tips:

On-line Stroke Support:

An online stroke community and other stroke related resources..