Relevant Links

Rehabilitation

Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) of Ottawa

Maplecare Physio Therapy Clinic

Rehabilitation Services

Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists

College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario

College of Nurses of Ontario

College of Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario

Robin Easey Centre (This link will take you to the Ottawa Hospital website)

STROKE LINK (EMPOWERING SURVIVORS)


Home Support

Saint Elizabeth Caring for Caregivers Resource Centre

Community Health and Resource Centers – Senior Support Programs

Department of Veterans Affairs

City of Ottawa Home Support Services

Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation


Transportation

PARA TRANSPO

Community Support Services – Ottawa Community Support Coalition

Access Blue (Blue Line Taxi)


Communication and Mobility Aids

Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) of Ottawa

Canadian National Institute for the Blind

The Canadian Hearing Society


Exercise Programs

Post Stroke Aqua Fitness

Rehab Walking


Vocational Support

Canada Pension Plan (CPP) Disabilities Vocational Rehabilitation Program

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy – Private Support

Trillium Drug Program

Employment Insurance Sickness Benefits

Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)

March of Dimes


Emotional Support

Saint Elizabeth Caring for Caregivers Resource Centre

Community Support Services – Ottawa Community Support Coalition

Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) of Ottawa

National Stroke Association – American

Counseling and Family Support


Stroke Information

Canadian Stroke Network
The Canadian Stroke Network’s mission is to reduce the impact of stroke on Canadians through collaborations that create valuable new knowledge in stroke; to ensure the best knowledge is applied; and to build Canadian capacity in stroke.

Stroke Engine
A site for individuals who have experienced stroke, their families and health professionals who work in the field of stroke rehabilitation.

Neuroland

The Internet Stroke Centre
An independent web resource for information about stroke care and research.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
The mission of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke is to reduce the burden of neurological disease – a burden borne by every age group, by every segment of society, by people all over the world.

University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Canada’s largest and foremost cardiovascular health centre, dedicated to understanding, treating and preventing heart disease.

Stroke Journal
American Heart Association

Mayo Clinic
Find information on hundreds of conditions. Check your symptoms. Improve your lifestyle.

Champlain Regional Stroke Network