Cardiac Support Group
Chapter 296

Please join us at our monthly meetings and be part of this self-help organization for those who have had any heart problems.


August, 2017                      No Meeting – Summer Vacation

September 19, 2017    –    Tuesday, 7-8:30 PM
Florida Hospital Women’s Center Education Room, 1st Floor
Florida Hospital Orlando Campus
601 E Rollins Street, Orlando, Fl.  32803

Parking: Park in the Alden St.  Parking Garage accessed near corner of Rollins and Alden Street.  Park on 3rd Floor of garage if possible.  On the 3rd floor Parking Garage lobby, heading toward the hospital, turn left and go toward the Florida Hospital Women’s and Children’s Center.  Follow over the cross walk and using either the elevator or escalator go to the 1st floor.  The Education center is to the left of the elevator exit as we as the escalator landing. Parking garage vouchers will be provided at the meeting.

Speaker: Kelly Beard  is the manager of the FH Ultrasound department.  She will be sharing with you about why echoes or ultrasound examinations are done to assist in diagnosis of various conditions associated with atherosclerosis and other heart issues.  You will be so amazed what all those images tell your physician and why they order the test.

October 17, 2017 – Tuesday, 7-8:30 PM
Orlando Health Heart Institute
1222 S. Orange Ave.
Orlando, Florida 32804
Directions:  Orlando Health Heart Institute (OHHI) is located in downtown Orlando on the corner of Orange Ave and Underwood across from the Cancer Center.  The physical address is 1222 S. Orange Ave. The building is a five story glass building with a red banner across the top of the building that reads Heart Institute.  You may park in the garage next to the Heart Institute and enter the building via the first floor where you may also valet park.  Walk from the parking garage to the OHHI building located next to the garage, enter the building.  Just follow the Mended Hearts signs in the building.  Walk to the left of the Reception Desk and the classroom is on your left.

Speaker: To be Determined.

Due to possible changes for future meetings call the contact person or check our local web site listed below to be assured that no change has occurred before coming to any meeting. Call the National Office to locate a chapter near you if you don’t live in the Central Florida area.

1-888-432-7899 or 214-206-9259-
Our local web address is

2017    September meeting                          Contact Eileen Krause – 407-342-3708
2017    October meeting                             Contact Joanna Gerry – 321- 843-109