Stroke Survivors Association

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Services for stroke survivors, their families and caregivers 
 
Monthly peer support meetings for Stroke Survivors/Care partners and anyone who has been affected by stroke, which includes lunch, a guest speaker or entertainer * Peer to Peer Visitation program in medical/professional establishments * trains volunteers to be a Peer Support point person * monthly drop-in * navigation of programs and services for post-stroke individuals * help in finding appropriate medical, rehabilitation, and recreational resources. 
 
Living with Stroke program: Free 6 week course for those who have been affected by Stroke. Taught by Stroke Survivors and Carepartners. Highly interactive program. Call for upcoming dates.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon
Meetings Monthly meetings: second Thursday of the month 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Mar-Jun, Sep-Dec at Our Lady of Fatima Church Hall, 153 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa * wheelchair accessible * free parking 
 
Monthly social supper meeting: First Wednesday of every month at Chances R Restaurant, 1365 Woodroffe Ave, Nepean, ON K2G 1V7 * for survivors, care partners or family members who have been affected by stroke 
 
Education series: Living with Stroke
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Anyone who is affected by stroke
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership - $5 for lunch served at the monthly meeting ; Service - may be some fees for special events
Service Categories Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Stroke ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Stroke
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-237-0650
Fax Call first 613-237-0650
E-Mail janet_mct@hotmail.com
Website www.strokesurvivors.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Executive Janet McTaggart, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Abe Schwartz, Chairman, Board of Directors
Names
Former Name Ottawa Stroke Association / Stroke Survivors Association of Ottawa ; Stroke Survivors Association of Ottawa
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Mailing Address PO Box 72 
323 Coventry Rd 
Ottawa, ON K1K 3X6
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Education materials * Newsletter * Printed information on stroke
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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