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Programs & Services

Stroke Early Supported Discharged Program

Provides in-home therapy to stroke survivors who have been referred from the hospital after they have been discharged.

The Stroke Early Supported Discharge (ESD) team helps clients return home from hospital earlier following a mild to moderate stroke. The (ESD) team provides a short-term, client-driven, multidisciplinary rehabilitation program in the client's home and community environment, helping to ease the transition from hospital to home to community.

Contact Details

Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre

This facility provides a range of healthcare services including a 24/7 emergency department. The Central Alberta Cancer Centre is located within this facility.

Facility Address
3942 50A Avenue
Red Deer, Alberta
T4N 4E7
Getting There

This facility is located on a main bus route. Public Transportation available.

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Hours of Operation
Facility Hours of Operation

Visiting Hours Monday - Sunday 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

8:00 am - 4:15 pm



Service Providers May Include
occupational therapists (OTs), physical therapists (PTs), recreation therapists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers, speech-language pathologists (SLPs), therapy assistants

Diagnosis of recent stroke who require intensive rehabilitation, but are medically stable and safe to be in their own home independently, or with limited support.

Referral Needed

Referral by Physician, Community Liaison Coordinator, Allied Health Professional

Fax referral in

Service Access

Individuals must reside within 50km from Red Deer City limits - and be willing to participate in a minimum of one hour of therapy per day.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services