About this service

Calderdale Stroke Recovery Service provides high quality information, practical advice and emotional support following a stroke. Whether you are a stroke survivor, carer or family member, we will begin working with you after a stroke. We will continue to provide the support you need, both at home and in the wider community. The coordinators can provide home visits and/or telephone support.

This service offers:

  • coordinated support throughout your stroke journey
  • home visits
  • leaflets, factsheets and information about Life after Stroke Grants and benefits
  • help with returning to work
  • assistance with accessing local leisure and social activities
  • support for carers, and links to other organisations and networks.
  • access to Expert by Experience volunteers.

Who is the service for?

This service is for stroke survivors (including TIAs/mini-strokes) of any age, and families and carers of people affected by stroke, living within Calderdale, including Brighouse, Elland, Halifax, Sowerby Bridge, Todmorden and Hebden Bridge.

Please contact Shamsul Arafen on Shamsul.arafen@stroke.org.uk, Sophie Minto on Sophie.minto@stroke.org.uk or Fatema Dukandar (details below).

If you are unable to find a suitable service or group in your area, contact our Stroke Helpline on 0303 3033 100, or email info@stroke.org.uk, and we may be able to put you in touch with alternative support.

Service type



Stroke Association
The Coach House
11 Owlers Ings Road
West Yorkshire
United Kingdom


Fatema Dukandar
01484 714147