Stroke Support Groups

Stroke Support Groups

Several stroke support groups are available in the Central East Stroke region. The contact list below is current as of June 2018.

The benefits of participating in a support group include opportunities for social activities, friendship, emotional support and information on local resources. For more information on the benefits of support groups click here.

  • Simcoe County

    • Barrie

      Stroke Recovery Association of Barrie and District

      Programs offered: Communication Group, Exercise and Pool Classes, & Social Events

      705-737-9202

      For more information, please visit: www.strokerecoverybarrie.com

    • Innisfil

      Please contact Alda Tee, Regional Community and LTC Coordinator

      705-728-9090 Ext 46311

      For more information, please email Alda Tee.

    • Orillia

      Meets first Thursday of every month from 10:00am – 12:00pm.

      Atrium Retirement Residence, 230 Coldwater Rd, Orillia, ON

      1-800-263-3463 Ext 7222

      For more information, please email the Orillia March of Dimes.

    • Wasaga Beach/Collingwood

      A Support Group is being planned for this area.

      Please contact Pauline Berry – March of Dimes Stroke Recovery Canada

      1-800-263-3463

      For more information, please email Pauline Berry.

  • Muskoka

    • Huntsville

      Meets second Thursday of every month from 5:30pm – 7:30pm.

      Chartwell Muskoka Traditions Retirement Residence, Huntsville

      Please contact Pauline Berry – March of Dimes Stroke Recovery Canada
      1-800-263-3463

      For more information, please email Pauline Berry.

  • York Region

    • Newmarket

      Meets second Wednesday of every month from 10:00am – 12:00pm.

      20 William Roe Blvd Newmarket

      Please contact Pauline Berry – March of Dimes Stroke Recovery Canada

      1-800-263-3463

      For more information, please email Pauline Berry.

    • Richmond Hill

      Meets third Tuesday of every month, except July and August, from 10:00am – 12:00pm.

      Stroke Recovery Association, York Region

      McConaughy Seniors Centre, 10100 Yonge Street in Richmond Hill.

      For more information, please email Carmela Marchione.

  • HKPR

  • Durham

    • Oshawa

      Meets third Tuesday of every month from 10:00am – 12:00pm

      649 King Street E. Cedarcroft Place, Oshawa

      Joan Winters 289-312-0714

      For more information, please email Egon Pedersen.

      Please contact Erica Mugan – March of Dimes Stroke Recovery
      1-800-263-3463 Ext 7758

      For more information, please email Erica Mugan.

    • Whitby

      Meets Tuesdays from 1:00pm – 3:00pm

      Westminster United Church

      1850 Rossland Road East, Whitby, ON L1N 3P2

      Steve 905-837-8812

      Jim 905-419-8889

      Westminister United Church 905-723-6442

    • Whitby-Young Survivors

      Meets second Wednesday of every month from 1:00pm – 3:00pm

      Whitby Public Library

      405 Dundas St. W, Whitby, ON

      To RSVP please contact Erica Mugan – March of Dimes Stroke Recovery
      1-800-263-3463 Ext 7758

      For more information, please email Erica Mugan.

    • Bowmanville

      130 Scugog St. Bowmanville (Rehoboth Christina Reform Church)

      Please contact Erica Mugan – March of Dimes Stroke Recovery
      1-800-263-3463 Ext 7758

      For more information, please email Erica Mugan.

    • Beaverton

      Meets first Tuesday of every month from 10:00am – 12:00pm

      720 Simcoe Street, Beaverton (Brock Community Health Centre)

      Please contact Erica Mugan – March of Dimes Stroke Recovery
      1-800-263-3463 Ext 7758

      For more information, please email Erica Mugan.