Resources & Research

Heart and Stroke Foundation is an organization actively working with a vision to make healthy lives free of heart disease and stroke. The foundation strives to achieve its mission by investing in life-saving research, advocating for healthy public policies, partnering with stakeholders, engaging Canadians to make health last and ensuring health equity. For more information, visit www.heartandstroke.ca

American Heart Association is United States’ oldest, largest voluntary organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Founded by six cardiologists in 1924, the organization now includes more than 22.5 million volunteers and supporters working tirelessly to eliminate these diseases. Their mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. For more information, visit www.heart.org

Mayo Clinic’s mission is to inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education and research. They are driven by their primary value that the needs of the patient come first. These values, which guide Mayo Clinic’s mission to this day, are an expression of the vision and intent of their founders. For more information, visit www.mayoclinic.org

Cardiac Health Foundation of Canada is a charitable organization dedicated to supporting cardiac rehabilitation and the advocacy of prevention and education across Canada. Cardiac Health Foundation is instrumental in prevention through an informative, interactive website to keep the public informed with the latest news. They are also one of the regional coordinating centres for Heart Wise Exercise Toronto. For more information, visit www.cardiachealth.ca