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.
Stroke: Brain Attack!

The ability to recognize the FAST signs of stroke and act fast by calling 9-1-1 or your local emergency number can mean the difference between life and death. It can also mean the difference between a full recovery and a lasting disability....

If it might be a stroke, call 9-1-1

When it comes to stroke, every second counts. Literally. Most strokes are caused by a blockage stopping blood flow in the brain. From the second that blockage occurs, the brain is deprived of nutrition and oxygen; brain cells start to die....

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.
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Upcoming Events › NWO Stroke Network

March 2020

NextSteps

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 29, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

NextSteps is a program that focuses on having fun, setting goals, and staying motivated while walking. This free weekly program will meet at Intercity Shopping Centre which has accessible washrooms and seating throughout. Members are encouraged to walk at their own pace and distance while building friendships and integrating themselves within the community. Thunder Bay Program Intercity Shopping Centre 1000 Fort William Road Mondays (starting December 9, 2019) 10am – 12noon Meet in the Food Court near Tim Hortons For…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

March 31 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

April 2020

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 2 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

Stroke Recovery Music Program

April 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

This free music program will offer a fun, social gathering where survivors of stroke of all abilities can join. Family caregivers are also welcome to attend. There is no pressure in participating and no previous music experience is required. It will truly be a fun and interactive experience from beginning to end! Some of the activities to explore will include:  Warm‐ups: vocal warm‐ups, breathing exercises  Group Singing: favourite songs, songs with various speeds and dynamics  Gentle Movement:…

Find out more »

NextSteps

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 29, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

NextSteps is a program that focuses on having fun, setting goals, and staying motivated while walking. This free weekly program will meet at Intercity Shopping Centre which has accessible washrooms and seating throughout. Members are encouraged to walk at their own pace and distance while building friendships and integrating themselves within the community. Thunder Bay Program Intercity Shopping Centre 1000 Fort William Road Mondays (starting December 9, 2019) 10am – 12noon Meet in the Food Court near Tim Hortons For…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 7 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 9 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

NextSteps

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 29, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

NextSteps is a program that focuses on having fun, setting goals, and staying motivated while walking. This free weekly program will meet at Intercity Shopping Centre which has accessible washrooms and seating throughout. Members are encouraged to walk at their own pace and distance while building friendships and integrating themselves within the community. Thunder Bay Program Intercity Shopping Centre 1000 Fort William Road Mondays (starting December 9, 2019) 10am – 12noon Meet in the Food Court near Tim Hortons For…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 14 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 16 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

Stroke Recovery Music Program

April 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

This free music program will offer a fun, social gathering where survivors of stroke of all abilities can join. Family caregivers are also welcome to attend. There is no pressure in participating and no previous music experience is required. It will truly be a fun and interactive experience from beginning to end! Some of the activities to explore will include:  Warm‐ups: vocal warm‐ups, breathing exercises  Group Singing: favourite songs, songs with various speeds and dynamics  Gentle Movement:…

Find out more »

NextSteps

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 29, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

NextSteps is a program that focuses on having fun, setting goals, and staying motivated while walking. This free weekly program will meet at Intercity Shopping Centre which has accessible washrooms and seating throughout. Members are encouraged to walk at their own pace and distance while building friendships and integrating themselves within the community. Thunder Bay Program Intercity Shopping Centre 1000 Fort William Road Mondays (starting December 9, 2019) 10am – 12noon Meet in the Food Court near Tim Hortons For…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 21 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 23 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until April 23, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
$64.00

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

Stroke Recovery Network – Thunder Bay Peer Support Chapter

April 23 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until May 28, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map

Survivors and Care Partners, please join us this month meeting. Various presentations held monthly. Specific posters to follow. 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

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NextSteps

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 29, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

NextSteps is a program that focuses on having fun, setting goals, and staying motivated while walking. This free weekly program will meet at Intercity Shopping Centre which has accessible washrooms and seating throughout. Members are encouraged to walk at their own pace and distance while building friendships and integrating themselves within the community. Thunder Bay Program Intercity Shopping Centre 1000 Fort William Road Mondays (starting December 9, 2019) 10am – 12noon Meet in the Food Court near Tim Hortons For…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 28 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

Keep Moving with Stroke

April 30 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map

Keep Moving with Stroke at the Canada Games Complex Description  This class includes aerobic conditioning, functional strengthening, mobility and balance exercises specifically designed to meet the needs of those living with chronic stroke.  The program offers modifications allowing each participant to work at their own comfort level and ability. Criteria  Diagnosis of stroke and living in the community  Have finished all therapy programs  Written consent to participate in fitness program from a physician or nurse…

Find out more »

May 2020

Stroke Recovery Music Program

May 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

This free music program will offer a fun, social gathering where survivors of stroke of all abilities can join. Family caregivers are also welcome to attend. There is no pressure in participating and no previous music experience is required. It will truly be a fun and interactive experience from beginning to end! Some of the activities to explore will include:  Warm‐ups: vocal warm‐ups, breathing exercises  Group Singing: favourite songs, songs with various speeds and dynamics  Gentle Movement:…

Find out more »

NextSteps

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until June 29, 2020

Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6V4 Canada + Google Map
Free

NextSteps is a program that focuses on having fun, setting goals, and staying motivated while walking. This free weekly program will meet at Intercity Shopping Centre which has accessible washrooms and seating throughout. Members are encouraged to walk at their own pace and distance while building friendships and integrating themselves within the community. Thunder Bay Program Intercity Shopping Centre 1000 Fort William Road Mondays (starting December 9, 2019) 10am – 12noon Meet in the Food Court near Tim Hortons For…

Find out more »
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