Durham 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.;Hospital and home visits from a dedicated coordinator.;Assessment to identify your support needs, including a six month post-stroke review.;Leaflets, factsheets and information.;A personalised recovery plan to support your recovery from stroke.;Practical and emotional support for carers and families.;Advocacy support, where required.;Access to our network of support groups and longer-term peer support in your local community.
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 Durham.