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Programs

WHERE

We meet at the Glen Abbey Community Centre, in the heart of Oakville. You can also arrange a ride with the care-A-van through the following number.

Tel. # for care-A-van 905-337-9222
 

WHEN

Sessions run for 10 weeks in the fall, winter and spring.

Program runs on Fridays from 9.30am to 2pm

 

2018 Fall Session 10 Fridays
Sept. 28.
Oct. 5. 12. 19.
Nov. 2. 9. 16. 23. 30.
Dec. 7. (Christmas luncheon in the Gymnasium)

 

2019 Winter Session 9 Fridays
Jan. 11. 18. 25.
Feb. 1. 8. 15. 22.
Mar. 1. 8.

 

2019 Spring Session 11 Fridays
Mar. 22. 29.
Apl. 5. 12. 26.
May. 3. 10. 17. 24. 31.
June. 7.

WHAT & WHY

When we aren’t in the pool getting our exercise and socializing, participants enjoy a lunch (which they provide) with the group, followed by card games, arts and crafts and other leisure activities. Emphasis is placed on fostering a warm, caring and co-operative environment that is fun and rewarding for all, volunteers as well.

 

“We are amazed at what the Strokers program has done for our
son. He had a stroke October,2015 and was in hospital until September,2016. He joined the
Strokers program the following month. At that time, he was using his wheelchair and walking a
short distance with his cane. Now, he walks in the water on his own and swims in the deep end.
Thanks to the fabulous group of volunteers, the encouragement from other stroke survivors and the support you provide, this miracle has happened.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your support.
– Barb and Doug –

 

CONTACT US

Fill out our contact form and we'll be able to reach you by email.

Alternatively, you can reach

Diana Berriman, Program Director
905-842-8791
berrimandiana@gmail.com

Donna Chamberlain, Volunteer Representative
905-845-5741
barkleyondevon@sympatico.ca

Andrew Westcott, Registrar
289 834 3933
amwestcott@bell.net

DONATE

We welcome and greatly appreciate your donation.  Tax receipts are issued.
The Oakville Strokers’ Charitable Registration Number is 873037840 RR0001.

To donate, mail your cheque to:

The Oakville Strokers
c/o 287 Rebecca Street,
Oakville, ON L6K 0G9

 

You can also donate to us using Canada Helps by following this link.

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