IMPORTANT NOTE

On Jan 12, 2021, the Ontario Government declared a State of Emergency and issued a stay-at-home order, which came into effect Jan 14, 2021 and will last until at least Feb 11, 2021

Services listed below may be impacted in response to increased restrictions. Please contact agencies or programs listed here prior to visiting in person in order to receive up to date information on services

Oakville Strokers

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-842-8791
Website www.oakvillestrokers.ca
Social Media YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-W5oJFfWis
Primary Contact Andrew Westcott, Registrar; Phone: 289-834-3933; Email: Amwestcott@bell.net
Alternate Contact Pauline Huddlestone, Volunteer Representative; Phone: 905-257-1829; Email: pchuddlstone@aol.com
Contact Form oakvillestrokers.ca/contact-information/
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1995
Primary Executive Diana Berriman, Program Director; Phone: 905-847-3571; Email: berrimandiana@gmail.com
Alternate Executive Cameron Grout, Treasurer; Phone: 905-849-8644; Email: Camerongrout@sympatico.ca
Funding Donations * Private foundations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Ten weeks sessions in the winter, spring and fall * offered in close cooperation with the Department of Recreation and Culture of the Town of Oakville, and the Rehabilitation Department of OTMH * designed to help survivors overcome the aftermath of a stroke by revitalizing their sense of independence, mobility and overall well-being * participants and volunteers meet at Glen Abbey Community Centre on a Friday, between 9:30am and 2pm

Activities include:
  • pool activities (light aquatic and seated exercise with the assistance of pool volunteers for survivors of stroke)
  • card and Wii games
  • stretching exercises
  • arts and crafts
  • other leisure activities and social times
  • special presentations
  • annual Christmas luncheon and outings including bowling, pub lunches and theatre shows
Hours Fri 9:30am-2pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Stroke survivors over 21 years of age with physician's consent
* must be able to perform basic self care needs alone (or with minimal assistance)
* must provide own transportation
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Nominal fee for each 10 week session
Site Information
Site Location Oakville (Glen Abbey)
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
1415 Third Line
Oakville, ON L6M 3G2
 
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Intersection Third Line and Upper Middle Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Health Resocialization ~ Stroke ; Therapeutic Exercise ~ Stroke ; Volunteer Opportunities

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