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Stroke - Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant

A stroke occurs when blood flow to the brain is interrupted. Strokes can cause mild to severe physical, emotional or mental disabilities. Rehabilitation can help people who have had a stroke to recover function and live as independently as possible. Stroke prevention teaches you how to reduce your risk through medical treatment and lifestyle changes.

Signs of a stroke can include: sudden weakness, numbness or tingling, sudden trouble speaking or understanding speech, sudden vision problems, sudden severe headache, sudden dizziness or loss of balance. Stroke is a medical emergency, call 911. Acting quickly can improve your survival and recovery.

See Rehabilitation Services - Publicly Funded Clinics and Speech and Language for therapy services.

See also Acquired Brain Injury.

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These services serve all or part of Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant
Adult Recreation Therapy Centre - Brantford - Easton Rd   Brantford
Hamilton General Hospital - David Braley Cardiac, Vascular, and Stroke Research Institute   Hamilton
Hamilton Health Sciences - Regional Rehabilitation Centre   Hamilton
Hamilton-Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association   Stoney Creek
Heart and Stroke - Halton Region Office   Burlington
Heart and Stroke - Niagara District Office   St Catharines
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada - Brantford Area Office   Brantford
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario - Hamilton Mountain East   Hamilton
March of Dimes Canada - 145 Wilson St - Hamilton Young Stroke Survivors   Hamilton
Stroke Recovery Canada - Burlington Chapter   Burlington
Stroke Recovery Canada - Halton Stroke Fellowship   Burlington
Survivors of Stroke Niagara - Niagara Chapters  

These services are located outside of Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant, but provide service to Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant.
Heart and Stroke - Ontario Office   Toronto
March of Dimes Canada - Head Office - Stroke Recovery Canada   Toronto
Robarts Research Institute - Stroke Prevention and Atherosclerosis Research Centre (SPARC)   London
Southwestern Ontario Stroke Network   London
St Joseph's Health Care London - Parkwood Institute - Rehabilitation Programs - Stroke/Neurological Rehabilitation   London
West GTA Stroke Network   Toronto