Health Resource Links

Signs of a Stroke

It is important for people to know the risks and how to prevent stroke. Call 1-888-HSF-INFO (1-888-473-4636) or www.heartandstroke.ca for more information.

Know the signs of a stroke. When stroke happens it is a medical emergency. CALL 9 1 1.

Call 1-888-HSF-INFO (1-888-473-4636) or www.heartandstroke.ca for more information about how to recognize the signs of a stroke.

Signs of Stroke

Health Link Alberta

Health Link Alberta is a 24 hour a day, 7 day a week nurse telephone advice and health information service. You can call us from anywhere in the province by dialing:
Calgary (403) 943-5465, Edmonton (780) 408-5465 , or Toll-Free 1-866-408-5465

Highly trained registered nurses will provide you with advice and information about health symptoms and concerns that you or a member of your family may be experiencing. Health Link can also help you find appropriate services and health information.

Health Link Alberta also has web resources :

1. Health Information
View Health Link ' s extensive " Your Health " information at www.healthlinkalberta.ca .

2. Programs and Services
Accessing community health and social services can help stroke survivors and their caregivers learn how to live with changes after stroke and to help thrive after discharge from hospital.
Go to InformAlberta at www.informalberta.ca for a directory that lists thousands of health services and programs across Alberta .

If you cannot find what you are looking for or have immediate symptoms that are cause for concern, call Health Link Alberta by dialing: Calgary (403) 943-5465 , Edmonton (780) 408-5465 , or Toll-Free 1-866-408-5465 right away and let our registered nurses help you!

What Can You Do?


Caregiving

Alberta Caregivers Association

Canadian Caregiver Coalition

Caregiver Network Inc.

General Health

Be MedWise

My Peace of Mind

Canadian Health Network

Medline Plus

Special Needs

The Brain Injury Association of Alberta

Northern Alberta Brain Injury Society

Southern Alberta Brain Injury Society

Alberta Government

Alberta Health and Wellness

Telehealth



Alberta Health Services

 

Links to Heart and Stroke

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada - Alberta, NWT and Nunavut Chapter

Stroke Recovery Association of Calgary

Stroke Recovery Association of Alberta

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