Inclusion Criteria- diagnosis of stroke or TIA has been confirmed.
- newly referred to and eligible for home care services (physiotherapy, speech language therapy, occupational therapy, nursing) through the Toronto Central CCAC.
- living at home in the community (outside of an institutional setting) up to 18-months post-stroke.
- English speaking
Exclusion Criteria- refuse to give informed consent.
- more than 18 months post-stroke at time of recruitment.
- unable to read/write English and an appropriate translator is not available.