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 August 2019.

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

          There currently isn’t a program in Innisfil. To express your interest/support for a group in this area, please contact Victoria Hiorth, Coordinator, March of Dimes After Stroke Program

          Call: 1-800-263-3463

          For more information email: Victoria Hiorth

      • Wasaga Beach/Collingwood

        There currently isn’t a program in this area. To express your interest/support for a group, please contact Raney Jansma, Coordinator, March of Dimes After Stroke Program

        Call: 1-800-263-3463

        For more information, please email Raney Jansma.

    • Muskoka

      • Huntsville

        Please contact Raney Jansma, Coordinator – March of Dimes After Stroke Program.
        Call: 1-800-263-3463

        For more information, please email Raney Jansma

    • York Region

      • 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 Ajit Kumar Pahwa.

  • 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.