Description

Bridgend Stroke Recovery Service provides practical advice, emotional support and high-quality information following a stroke. Whether you are a stroke survivor, carer or family member, we will work with you to identify and address your physical needs through a personalised plan, and support you to rebuild your life after stroke. Our Community Support Service is designed to enable stroke survivors to achieve the best possible level of communication, whilst improving confidence and independence. Our service offers support driven by the identified needs and desired outcomes of both the stroke survivor and carer. We operate a number weekly of groups to support stroke survivors to rebuild their lives.

This service offers:

Coordinated support throughout your stroke journey;Home visits and/or regular telephone calls;Leaflets, factsheets and information about Life After Stroke Grants and benefits;Help with returning to work, if required;Assistance with accessing local leisure, social activities and self-management tools;Support for carers;Signposting to other organisations that could help.

Who is this service for?

This service is for stroke survivors (including TIAs/mini-strokes), and families and carers of people affected by stroke, living in Bridgend County.For our Stroke Recovery Service, please contact Carys Edmonds (email Carys.Edmonds@stroke.org.uk or call 07540518020). For our Stroke Community Support service, please contact Donna Coughlin (email donna.coughlin@stroke.org.uk or call 07903403325).

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

You can also search for clubs and groups in your area.

Service type: 
Stroke Recovery Service

Location

Unit A
Ty Cenydd
45 Castle Street
CAERPHILLY
Mid Glamorgan
CF83 1NZ

Contact

Donna CoughlinDonna.Coughlin@stroke.org.uk07903 402588