COVID-19 Stroke Resources

Resources have been developed nationally, provincially and locally to support healthcare professionals in the care of individuals with stroke during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Stroke is a medical Emergency as a reminder to call 911 during the pandemic – FAST Poster

Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada developed resources to support individuals with heart disease or stroke.  Heart & Stroke Resources on COVID-19

Heart & Stroke Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations (CSBPR) Advisory Council has developed guidelines of implementing evidence-based stroke care during COVID-19. Information can be found under Stroke Best Practices During the COVID Pandemic

Virtual Healthcare (Telestroke) Implementation Toolkit 2020Click Here

CorHealth has created a COVID-19 Resource Centre for Stroke – information can be found under CorHealth General Stroke Resources.  Stroke guidance documents include:

Aphasia Institute Pictographs – Click here for downloadable templates to facilitate a conversation about COVID-19  the need to Go to the hospital , Go to rehabilitation, and For residential facilities.  Visit the website for more information and additional templates at

Rehabilitative Care Alliance has developed resources to support rehab professionals as they plan and provide care – CLICK HERE for further information

Virtual and Online Care Resources – Community


Provincial Stroke Rounds – August 5th, 2020  – Stroke and COVID-19: What is the latest and where can I find resources? To view rounds CLICK HERE

CLICK HERE for slide deck by Dr. Catanese

COVID-19 Resources slide deck

COVID-19 Resources handout