Description

Central Bedfordshire 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.

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 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): hilary.wood@stroke.org.uk or 01582 690984.Rebecca McGee (Working hours are 9am-5pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday): rebecca.mcgee@stroke.org.uk or 07958072164.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 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

Intermediate Care
90 Tomlinson Avenue
LUTON
Bedfordshire
LU4 0QQ

Contact

Hilary WoodHilary.Wood@stroke.org.uk01582 690984