Hamilton Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association
|Address & Map|
|Major Intersection||Nebo Rd and Stone Church Rd E|
|Primary Contact||Pat Kopita, Program Coordinator, Hamilton Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association; Phone: 905-385-1639 * 905-561-6622; Fax: 905-385-9257; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Kay Outwater, President; Phone: 289-239-9827|
|Alternate Executive||Clay Outwater, Secretary|
|Located In Community||Hamilton Mountain East|
|Description||The Hamilton Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association is dedicated to helping stroke survivors and their families understand and cope with the devastating effect of a stroke. The Stroke Recovery Association provide hands on support: |
* To help stroke survivors return to a full productive life, by means of encouragement, example and friendly contact.
* To encourage rehabilitation by providing support to stroke survivors, caregivers, and families.
* To visit with new stroke patients and their families in the hospital or at home, to help them on the road to recovery.
* To provide information about stroke, its prevention, treatment and warning signs to all persons within the Hamilton Wentworth area.
|Meetings||General Meetings: Last Wednesday of each month 7 pm-9 pm, January-June and September-November at the St John Ambulance Building Unit 5 |
Board Meetings: Second Tuesday of each month, 12:30 pm-3 pm
|Areas Served||Hamilton (City of)|
|Eligibility||For stroke survivors. Meetings involve family members, caregivers, friends and volunteers.|
|Fees||Membership - $10.00 per person per year|
|Print Material||Hamilton Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association Handbook |
Community Resources for Stroke Survivors and Caregivers
|Funding||Fundraising ; Donations|
|Elections||Bylaws - Every Second Year|
|Service Categories||Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Friendly Visiting ~ Stroke ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Stroke|
|Subjects||Physical disabilities ; Physical rehabilitation ; Self help groups ; Strokes|