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Support after a cardiac emergency

How to make sense of what just happened.

Every 10 days, someone in Peel region uses a registered AED (Automated External Defibrillator) to help a cardiac arrest victim. Around 70% of the time, the victim survives.

Chances are, you’ve been touched by cardiac arrest in some way.

Support for anyone impacted by cardiac arrest

CPR can be daunting, whether you’re giving it, seeing it, or receiving it.

We've partnered with Heartsight so you can get free supports.

Visit Heartsight if you:

  1. Are a witness: you saw or helped someone in cardiac arrest.
  2. Are a survivor
  3. Are a co-survivor: your loved one survived cardiac arrest.
  4. Are bereaved: you’ve lost someone to cardiac arrest.

On the Heartsight website, you’ll find:

Support for your Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

If an AED was used, Peel Regional Paramedic Services will:

If you used an AED or own an AED that was used, email PAD program or call 905-791-7800 ext. 3951.