Resources

Regional cardiovascular rehabilitation and secondary prevention services are available throughout Scarborough and Durham at hospital and community sites closer to where patients live and work. This is a partnership between Rouge Valley Health System, Lakeridge Health, Ross Memorial Hospital, and The Scarborough Hospital, as part of the Central East Regional Cardiac Care Program, and is offered at no charge to patients.

Download the Durham regional cardiovascular rehabilitation brochure.

The Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, Ontario offers an in-house Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program.

Cardio Care Kawartha Cardiology Clinic in Peterborough, Ontario also offers a cardiac rehabilitation program.

To find a diabetes educator or information about diabetes, access the Canadian Diabetes Association website.

To connect with a stroke prevention clinic closest to your region, use the map tool on the Ontario Stroke Network's website.

To find a pulmonary rehabilitation program near you, visit the Lung Association website and use their interactive tool.  This website also offers many other resources, including about exercise and COPD.