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Getting involved with After Stroke means making a difference in the lives of stroke survivors and their families. Donate today and help us create a future full of possibility for all those affected by stroke.

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Volunteer with us

Our volunteers give their time to support and inspire stroke survivors and caregivers. Many of them have lived experience themselves, and play an essential role in the delivery of peer support programs and other After Stroke services.

We are always looking for new volunteers to join our team. Opportunities include:

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Step Up and support the 62,000 people in Canada who experience a stroke every year. Together we are changing lives.

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Partners and supporters

March of Dimes Canada relies on the generosity of donors to help fund After Stroke, and increase our impact for stroke survivors and families. 

We extend our deepest gratitude to all our philanthropic partners, whose generosity makes our work possible.

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Headquartered in Dublin, Allergan plc​, is a global pharmaceutical company

focused on innovative branded pharmaceuticals, high-quality generic and over-the-counter medicines and biologic products

Apotex logo

Apotex is a Canadian-owned international pharmaceutical company, marketing over 300 generic pharmaceuticals products, including stroke medications. It supports increasing access to health and wellness.

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CI Investments is one of Canada’s largest investment management companies. It offers a broad range of products and services, including an industry-leading selection of investment funds.

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Dr. Ed and Bobby Yielding Fund

Bobby Yielding was a stroke survivor, and with her husband established the Dr. Ed & Bobby Yielding Fund for Stroke Recovery Canada®. This significant legacy gift supported the establishment of the After Stroke hospital visiting program.

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iA Financial Group is a Canadian national financial services firm, offering wealth insurance products, savings and retirement plans, mutual and segregated funds, auto and home insurance, mortgages and other financial products and services.

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Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals Canada is the Canadian subsidiary of the global specialty-driven biopharmaceutical group committed to discovering new solutions for targeted debilitating diseases and improving quality of life for patients.

Motion logo

Motion LP is a Canadian national home healthcare and assistive devices retailer, with a network of 55 locations in Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia. It retails a wide variety of mobility devices including wheelchairs, scooters, walkers, daily living aids, bathroom safety equipment, and home accessibility products such as stair lifts and home elevators.

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The Power Corporation of Canada is the Montreal-based arm of Power Corporation, an international management and holding company that focuses on financial services in North America, Europe and Asia.

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Revera is a Canadian owner and operator of retirement living residences, with properties across Canada. Through Revera Giving, it is committed to raising awareness of ageism, and showcasing the contributions of seniors to society.

Urban Poling logo

Urban Poling is focused on increasing mobility and function for every age, ability and fitness level, through educational programs and their uniquely designed walking poles.

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Wellwise by Shoppers is a division of Shoppers Drug Mart, focused on providing Canadians with a complete selection of health and wellness products to help them stay active and well. Retail stores are located across Canada.

To find out more about supporting After Stroke, please contact Mary Lynne Stewart, National Director, Leadership Giving and Corporate Partnership, at 416-425-3463 ext. 7292 or mstewart@marchofdimes.ca.