Stroke Continuum of Care

for Health Care Providers

Public Awareness

Public Awareness

Stroke is a medical emergency. Public awareness is the first step in a coordinated approach to stroke care.

Prevention

Prevention

Stroke prevention includes a comprehensive approach to prevention of first or recurrent transient ischemic attack (TIA) or stroke.

Hyperacute

Hyperacute

Hyperacute refers to care offered in the first 24 hours after stroke and the first 48 hours after Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA).

Acute

Acute

Acute stroke care refers to the key interventions involved in the assessment, treatment or management, and early recovery in the first days after stroke onset.

Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation

Time is Function: Stroke rehabilitation can be provided in all care settings and assists people to reach their optimal physical, cognitive, emotional, communicative, and/or social functioning.

Community & Long Term Care

Community and Long Term Care

Coordinated transitions to the community, including long-term care, following a stroke are essential to optimize quality of life.

Stroke News

Visit our Newsroom for more stroke related news.
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Use of Mobile Tablets in Stroke Care

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Abstracts - 2017 Canadian Stroke Congress

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Education and Events

Please click on an event listing below for more information.

For a full listing of all events, go to the Education and Events page.
25Jan

Stroke Recovery Network - Thunder Bay Peer Support Chapter

13:30 - 15:00 (Eastern) Thunder Bay 55+ Centre 700 River Street
Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

TIME

13:30 - 15:00 (Eastern)
12:30 - 14:00 (Central)

LOCATION

Thunder Bay 55+ Centre 700 River Street

AUDIENCE

Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

EVENT DETAILS

Survivors and Care Partners, please join us this month meeting.

January: “So why am I taking this? Medications for Survivors of Stroke ”

Meeting are the fourth Thursday of the month

After the presentation we’ll have some time to mingle and have refreshments together.

Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: Auditorium, Thunder Bay 55+ Centre, 700 River Street

Info: Call Todd : 345-6595 ext. 105 or tkennedy@marchofdimes.ca

POSTER

13Feb

Brain Injury Association - Social and Support Group

18:30 - 20:30 (Eastern) 79 N. Court Street
Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

TIME

18:30 - 20:30 (Eastern)
17:30 - 19:30 (Central)

LOCATION

79 N. Court Street
Thunder Bay, Ontario

AUDIENCE

Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

EVENT DETAILS

Brain Injury Association - Social and Support Group 

Offering Education, Activities, Support and Socialization for people with Brain Injuries and their family / caregivers.

Concurrent Drop-in Groups for Survivors and Caregivers.

All are welcome!

TIME: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Partners In Rehab, 79 N. Court Street, (Across from Safeway on Court) 

COST: Free

FOR INFORMATION: Karen Pontello (807) 683-9500

22Feb

Stroke Recovery Network - Thunder Bay Peer Support Chapter

13:30 - 15:00 (Eastern) Thunder Bay 55+ Centre 700 River Street
Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

TIME

13:30 - 15:00 (Eastern)
12:30 - 14:00 (Central)

LOCATION

Thunder Bay 55+ Centre 700 River Street

AUDIENCE

Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

EVENT DETAILS

Survivors and Care Partners, please join us this month meeting.

Various presentations held monthly.

Meeting are the fourth Thursday of the month

After the presentation we’ll have some time to mingle and have refreshments together.

Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: Auditorium, Thunder Bay 55+ Centre, 700 River Street

Info: Call Todd : 345-6595 ext. 105 or tkennedy@marchofdimes.ca

13Mar

Brain Injury Association - Social and Support Group

18:30 - 20:30 (Eastern) 79 N. Court Street
Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

TIME

18:30 - 20:30 (Eastern)
17:30 - 19:30 (Central)

LOCATION

79 N. Court Street
Thunder Bay, Ontario

AUDIENCE

Stroke Survivors and Families/Caregivers

EVENT DETAILS

Brain Injury Association - Social and Support Group 

Offering Education, Activities, Support and Socialization for people with Brain Injuries and their family / caregivers.

Concurrent Drop-in Groups for Survivors and Caregivers.

All are welcome!

TIME: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Partners In Rehab, 79 N. Court Street, (Across from Safeway on Court) 

COST: Free

FOR INFORMATION: Karen Pontello (807) 683-9500

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