Heart and Stroke

Site: Halton Region Office

Service: Heart and Stroke

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-634-7732
Toll Free Phone Heart and Stroke Healthline 1-888-473-4636
Website www.heartandstroke.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/heartandstroke
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/#!/TheHSF
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/heartandstrokefdn
Primary Contact Donna Bedell, Area Manager; Email: donna.bedell@heartandstroke.ca
Alternate Contact Michelle Dueckman, Area Administrator; Email: michelle.dueckman@heartandstroke.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
4391 Harvester Rd, Unit 7
Burlington, ON L7L 4X1
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Intersection Appleby Line and Harvester Rd
Physical Access Not Accessible
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Yves Savoie, Chief Executive Officer
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Increases public awareness of heart disease and stroke by providing information and/or programs on CPR, high blood pressure, nutrition, active living, rehabilitation, heart disease, smoking and stress. 
Programs include:  
Heart Month campaign 
* canvassers solicit donations and provide health promotion information to residential communities 
In honour gifts 
* with the cooperation of local funeral homes, people make donations in memory of friends and family 
Jump Rope for Heart  
* provides education and fitness materials to elementary schools on the importance of heart health  
* students raise funds through pledges  
Big Bike 
* stroke awareness and funds raised by companies, foundations and employee groups by riding a 29-seat bike through the community 
Volunteer Initiated events 
* groups and service clubs sponsor events including golf tournaments and raffles, in support of the Foundation
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Burlington ; Milton ; Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not required
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Disease/Disability Information ~ Heart Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Heart Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Stroke

Agency Overview

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