Become A Member

Want to join the Life After Stroke community? By becoming a member, you will have access to a growing, wide-reaching national and international network of other Young Brain Injury Survivors (YBIS), as well as a robust hub of information, opportunities for financial support, guidance, and resources to help you along your road to recovery.

Please note to become a member you will have to be a Canadian citizen and all membership fees are in CAD.


Membership Classification

Young Brain Injury Survivor (YBIS) – Non-Student

Individuals aged 18-35 years old, or ages 36-40 upon review, who have suffered a brain injury or stroke who demonstrate initiative to return to work, studies or a “new normal” life who have applied and have been accepted for voting membership by the organization.

Annual Membership Fee: $25/year

Voting Rights: Yes


Young Brain Injury Survivor (YBIS) – Student

Individuals aged 18-35 years old, or ages 36-40 upon review, who have suffered a brain injury or stroke who demonstrate initiative to return to work, studies or a “new normal” life who have applied and have been accepted for voting membership by the organization.

Annual Membership Fee: YBIS who are currently enrolled in a post-secondary education program at a recognized Canadian College or University will have their membership fees waived. Members will be required to provide the organization with proof of enrolment on an annual basis in order to qualify for this classification.

Voting Rights: Yes


Partner

Individuals, corporations, or entities who wish to provide non-monetary donations to the organization, including human and material resources.

Annual Membership Fee: Partners will not be responsible for payment of annual fees.

Voting Rights: Yes

Find out more about our other partners and how to become one by visiting our Partnerships section.


Sponsor

Individuals, corporations, organizations, or other entities who which to sponsor the organization by providing support financially or through the provision of products and/or services.

Annual Membership Fee: Sponsors will not be responsible for payment of annual fees.

Voting Rights: No

Find out more about our other sponsors and how to become one by visiting our Sponsorships section.


Apply to Become a Member

To become a member of Life After Stroke, please download the form below and email a completed version to boardofdirectors@lifeafterstroke.life with the subject line Membership Application. We will then be in touch shortly.

If you are looking to become either a Partner or Sponsor, please visit our Get Involved page for the application process.