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So You’re Going to Rehab: Stroke Rehab, That Is

This short book provides practical advice for the stroke survivor  considering inpatient rehabilitation, with a touch of humour. "So You're Going to Rehab" addresses topics such as whether inpatient stroke therapy is the best decision, packing for rehab, and the importance of learning and practicing self-care and self-advocacy skills. In the following interview Canadian author [...]

By | 2016-03-09T10:24:28+00:00 March 10th, 2016|Newsletter|0 Comments

Photovoice Study

Exploring the lived experience of stroke survivors             "At an extremely expensive restaurant the waiter ignored me and asked my wife if I needed  a straw for my Martini. He also would not arrange for my meat to be cut up in the kitchen” Linh Huynh and Marie Maratos, Master of [...]

By | 2015-03-04T13:48:25+00:00 March 4th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Heart & Stroke Foundation – Living with Stroke™ Program

Living with Stroke™ Program Stroke survivors will have an incredible opportunity to improve recovery and find hope through a new program launching in BC and Yukon. Designed to help stroke survivors and their families improve quality of life, cope with challenges and connect with others, the program offers participants the assistance needed to succeed during [...]

By | 2014-09-10T11:12:30+00:00 September 10th, 2014|Event, News|0 Comments

SRABC in the news!

SRABC ran a media campaign for National Stroke Awareness Month to promote the release of our new ‘7 Steps to Stroke Recovery’ video. The 7 steps video can be found on Vancouver Sun site - Click here: http://www.vancouversun.com/health/Steps+stroke+recovery/9998497/story.html On July 2 2014 we had an interview on the Global TV Six O’clock News which featured Shaughnessy Branch member, stroke [...]

By | 2014-07-24T15:36:45+00:00 July 23rd, 2014|News|0 Comments


"7 STEPS TO STROKE RECOVERY" EDUCATIONAL DVD is now on YouTube at http://youtu.be/GHJL42xFuz8 We will be loading each section of the DVD separately in the coming days. If you like this video please donate to SRABC at www.strokerecoverybc.ca - thank you! INTRODUCTION • The main question facing stroke survivors and caregivers after discharge from hospital [...]

By | 2014-06-12T11:56:19+00:00 June 12th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Vanderhoof Branch is an NVW Photo Contest Winner

A photograph from SRABC’s Vanderhoof Branch was selected as the 3rd top photo in the National Volunteer Week Photo Contest. The photo was chosen as it best communicated this year’s theme. The other winners and a selection of entries from across the province can be found at http://volunteerphotocontest.tumblr.com/2014winners#sthash.AjQxOlvh.dpbs. The top 3 and honourable mention photos [...]

By | 2014-04-17T10:25:05+00:00 April 17th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Survey for the Stroke Global Bill of Rights

The World Stroke Organization (WSSO)  is developing the Global Bill of Rights for Stroke. The Bill of Rights is being developed with input from as many stroke patients/survivors and carers as they can contact. They are asking people affected by stroke to complete a survey to identify the areas of greatest priority. A survey has [...]

By | 2014-06-23T14:38:39+00:00 February 25th, 2014|News|0 Comments