About this service

Central Bedfordshire 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.

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.

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 in Central Bedfordshire, including Dunstable, Shefford, Flitwick, Leighton Buzzard and Ampthill.

For more information, please contact:

Hilary Wood (Working hours are 9am-5pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday)

Rebecca McGee (Working hours are 9am-5pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday)

Please note the location address below is an admin office and not open to walk-in visitors. Please contact the office if you would like to make an appointment to see someone.

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 Recovery Service


Stroke Association
90 Tomlinson Avenue
United Kingdom


Hilary Wood
01582 690984