Survivor Stories

Time is Brain: Emergency Stroke Recognition & Recovery: A Stroke Survivor's Reflection on Recovery following tPA

How prompt and effective best practice stroke care can make a difference.

A Journey of Stroke Recovery: A Stroke Survivor's Reflections

How best practice stroke care can make a difference.

Acute Stroke Care in Lanark Leeds and Grenville Counties

Beginning on May 2, 2016 Stroke Survivors in Lanark, Leeds and Grenville counties have access to specialized stroke care at the Acute Stroke Unit in Brockville through the partnership of Perth and Smiths Falls District Hospital and Brockville General Hospital. Stroke Unit Care is known to improve survival rates and to optimize recovery and return home. In this video Linda and Joan (stroke survivors) and their families describe the importance of acute stroke unit care.

Experiences of the Stroke Survivor: Humanizing the Patient Journey

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Bill's Story

The Caregiver Perspective

Power of Hope

Follow this link to see 4 stroke survivors tell their story as part of the "Inspiring Hope" series on the Central East Stroke Networks website.

Gary's Story- The power of kindness (Acute Care focus)