Whether you're coping with the aftermath of a stroke or working to overcome functional limitations created by multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, brain injury, balance disorders or other neurological conditions, you want to restore your capacity for full, active living as quickly as possible.

Your Comprehensive Source for Brain, Nervous System & Stroke Rehab

At Portsmouth Regional Hospital, you can expect us to be with you all the way along your path to recovery. While you're hospitalized, we begin your rehabilitation and help you launch the process of reclaiming your abilities.

Depending on your condition and progress, you may be able to return directly to your home. Or you can take advantage of additional services and treatments within our extensive network, including:

  • Inpatient Rehabilitation – For qualified candidates; focused, intensive treatments and therapies during a designated period at a nearby inpatient rehabilitation facility
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation – Broad range of multifaceted treatments and therapies (physical, occupational, speech-language, swallowing, aquatic and more) delivered with one-on-one support and tailored to your situation through our comprehensive Neuro Day Rehab program at Portsmouth's Center for Rehabilitation & Wellness
  • Rehabilitation Therapies and Treatments – Variety of options (FES Cycle, Body-Weight Support System) to retrain the body's electrical impulses, nervous system, balance, walking ability and endurance for improved function and control in hands, arms, legs, throat and other areas

Progress, Convenience, Continuity

As you get better and better, you can mark your improvements while continuing as a member of our caring community. You'll easily maintain your physician relationships—with our Portsmouth Regional Hospital care team continuing to follow your progress. Enjoy the comfort of interacting with our compassionate clinical staff while receiving support in a familiar and welcoming environment. As part of your comprehensive care, you receive behavioral health assistance and integrative care for mind, body and spirit.

Learn more about brain, nervous system and stroke-related services and treatments available at Portsmouth Regional Hospital, including brain tumor care, cancer care and our variety of rehabilitation offerings.

More Brain, Neuro & Stroke Resources

In addition to the extensive rehabilitation services at Portsmouth Regional Hospital, including physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech-language therapy, you can find more assistance for your recovery in support groups, programs such as adult day care and a variety of facilities throughout Portsmouth and the surrounding region.

Derry Public Library
Derry, NH
(603) 425-2822

Online support group
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital
Boston, MA
(617) 632-8483

Patient and Caregiver Group
Portsmouth Regional Hospital Neuro Day Rehab program
(603) 433-6994

Krempels Center and Foundation
Community Campus
100 Community Campus Drive
Portsmouth, NH

Seacoast Group
North Hampton United Church of Christ
North Hampton, NH
(603) 659-5769

Brain Injury Association of New Hampshire

MS Society New England Chapter
Northeast Rehab Hospital
Salem, NH

People with MS Partners
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
Dover, NH

Community Council of Senior Citizens
127 Parrot Avenue
Portsmouth, NH

Seacoast Parkinsonians for Patients and Partners
Rockingham County Nursing Home
117 North Road
Brentwood, NH
(603) 773-9901

Aphasia Support Group
Krempels Center and Foundation
Community Campus
100 Community Campus Drive
Portsmouth, NH

Easter Seals
555 Auburn Street
Manchester, NH
(800) 870-8728

Northeast Rehab Hospital
Salem, NH
(603) 893-2900

Financial assistance - Improving the lives of people in New Hampshire with disabilities
Harry Gregg Foundation
(800) 394-3388, ext. 401

Legal assistance - Information, referral, advice, legal representation and advocacy to individuals with disabilities
Disability Rights Center
(800) 834-1721

New Hampshire Helpline - Government and community resources
(603) 852-3388

New Hampshire Governor's Commission on Disability -Benefits and services for people with disability
(603) 271-2773

Parent Information Center - Services for children with disabilities, including information, referral, parent training, consultations, publications and assistance with the education system
(603) 224-7005

New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services - Division of Elderly and Adult Services
(603) 271-4680

Service Link Resource Center

DriveAbility Driving Evaluation and Training
Exeter Healthcare
Exeter, NH

TASC - Transportation Assistance for Seacoast Citizens
Serves residents of Exeter, Greenland, Hampton, Hampton Falls, North Hampton, Rye, Stratham, Seabrook