What we do

We lead the fight against heart disease and stroke. Every member of our team plays an important role in promoting health, saving lives and enhancing recovery. Join us to help make a difference. 

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Build your career

Become part of the cross-Canada team that’s leading the fight against heart disease and stroke.

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Volunteer your time

Join a passionate team of people fighting heart disease and stroke across Canada.

Volunteer positions

Our mission is critical

The death rate from heart disease and stroke has declined by 75% over the past 60 years. But there’s still so much to do. And we need your help.

1.6 million
Canadians living with heart disease and stroke
5 minutes
How often someone dies from heart disease, stroke and vascular cognitive impairment
Premature heart disease and stroke that’s preventable

Our core values

Six core values unite us: Champion Health, Practice Humility, Embrace Change, Drive Impact, Learn & Grow and Be Heartfelt.

 Core values

What’s in it for you? HEART.

  1. Have your voice heard. This is your passion and your career.

  2. Excitement. Be part of a positive and  motivated team of colleagues.

  3. Amazement. Be part of a foundation that creates tangible change.

  4. Relationships. Work with best-in-class teams towards a common goal. 

  5. Take on new challenges. No two days, or projects, are the same.

What our team has to say

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“At Heart & Stroke, I knew I could make a difference for a great cause.”

Lauren Hunter, associate manager, program development

Erin Killoran

“I’ve progressed into several roles because of the foundation and experience I developed.”

Erin Killoran, regional director

Mark Teo

“Expect loads of collaboration, a welcoming environment and real, actual work-life balance.”

Mark Teo, digital experience specialist

What you should know about working with us

Q How do I apply for a job at Heart & Stroke?
A Head to our  job board to find our open positions across Canada. From there, you can apply through an application form, LinkedIn or Indeed.
Q Do you hire people with disabilities? 
A Yes. Please let us know if you require any accommodations prior to your interview.
Q Do you have any jobs near me?
A It’s possible. Check our job board [link] to see a list of opportunities around the country.
Q What training is provided during the onboarding process?
A Heart & Stroke provides a comprehensive onboarding experience, monthly time dedicated to personal development and ongoing learning opportunities.
Q What benefits do you provide?
A It’s dependent on your role, but full-time employees are provided with a comprehensive benefits package, vacation time and personal days.