The group provides information and peer support to working age stroke survivors and their families, affected by aphasia. This social group offers a warm welcome, friendly faces and the space and time to talk to people who understand what you are going through.
Young stroke survivors often have different needs, the group was started over ten years ago when Sarah suffered a stroke at 18.
The group meets on the first Saturday of each month at the North Star Pub, Welwyn, Herts. between 11:30am & 1pm. They also meet on Zoom on an ad hoc basis.
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You can get in touch with this group for up-to-date information about activities using the web form. Your contact details will go straight to the group leader so they can get in touch. We promise to keep your details safe and will never sell them. See our privacy policy for more information.

This group is run by the Stroke Association.

If you or someone you know has been affected by stroke and requires further information and support, please contact our Helpline by email at or by phone on 0303 3033 100, or visit our Stroke Helpline page.

We’re a member of the World Stroke Organization and the Stroke Alliance for Europe. Visit their websites to find out what is available in countries outside the United Kingdom. The websites have a members list and support and resources available.

You can also get in touch with the group leader Joanie Scott by calling 07808 829334.


Joanie Scott
07808 829334

Location of group

North Star Pub
82 Great North Road

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Your privacy is our priority. We promise to keep your details safe and will never sell them. We will also keep in touch by post about how we can continue to support you, and opportunities to support us. If you would like to change the way you hear from us, just call 0300 3300 740 or email  How we protect and use your personal data is set out in our privacy policy.