The Living with Stroke Program runs from March 3 to April 3 in North Delta.

Living with Stroke: Help is here

Heart and Stroke Foundation hosting a free seven-week support program in North Delta.

The Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C. and Yukon is hosting a new Living with Stroke Program in North Delta.

The seven-week program is designed to help stroke survivors and their families improve quality of life, cope with challenges and connect with others.

The program will run on Tuesdays from 1-3 p.m., from March 3 to April 14 at the Sungod Recreation Centre, 7815 112 St.

It is will suited for stroke survivors who have been back home for six months or more.

Living with Stroke will provide survivors with tools to support improvements in quality of life, reduce the risk of having another stroke, help take control of recovery and find the help needed to adjust to life after a stroke.

The peer-to-peer program is run by a volunteers and provided free of charge thanks to donors.

To register, call 1-888-473-4636.