ATC provides specialized services to the North and East-GTA (NE-GTA) Stroke Network at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
Working closely together with the inter-professional teams of the NE-GTA Stroke Network, and the Sunnybrook Secondary Stroke Prevention Clinic, treatment focuses on improving clients’ functional abilities so that they can live as independently as possible.
The Stroke Clinic offers consultative outpatient Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Pathology, Registered Dietitian Services, as well as, leading edge assistive technology in the areas of mobility aids, communication, advanced computer technology, specialized seating and help with home modifications to improve the quality of life for people who have suffered from a debilitating stroke.
The assessment and treatment of our stroke patients is conducted at the Sunnybrook site free of charge.
A physician’s referral is required; patients are accepted on a case-by-case basis at any point in the continuum of care.
ATC’s Stroke program is grant-funded and is free for Stroke patients.