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Description & Services
Description (Service) Investigates the possible causes of a stroke or TIA (mini stroke) and assists with strategies to prevent an occurrence or reoccurrence of symptoms
Key activities, conducted in individual or group formats are: 
  • Blood pressure monitoring 
  • Education and counselling 
  • Lifestyle modification 
  • Lipid management 
  • Risk factor management
Hours Tue and Thu am 
Note: will allow exceptions on request
Areas Served Rainy River District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Appointment required
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-3266 Ext 4542
Fax 807-274-4841
Primary Contact Marilyn Erwin, Community Stroke Prevention Clinic Coordinator; Phone: 807-274-3261 ext 4542
Alternate Contact Keli Kristofaro, Stroke Community Engagement Specialist, Northwestern Ontario Regional Stroke Network; Phone: 807-684-6468; Email:
Site Location La Verendrye Hospital
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 110 Victoria Ave
Fort Frances, ON P9A 2B7
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Intersection Victoria Ave and Front St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN), via Ontario Stroke System