Stroke Survivors Association

Former Name Ottawa Stroke Association / Stroke Survivors Association of Ottawa ; Stroke Survivors Association of Ottawa
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 72 
323 Coventry Rd 
Ottawa, ON K1K 3X6
Physical Access Not Applicable
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 for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - may be some fees for special events ; $5 for lunch served at the monthly meeting
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
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Dale Johannsen, Volunteer/Board of Directors
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Education materials * Newsletter * Printed information on stroke
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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