Description

Hillingdon Communication Support service works with stroke survivors who are living with communication difficulties, such as aphasia. Our sessions can bring you opportunities to develop communication strategies, help rebuild confidence and independence, and help you to rebuild your life after stroke.

This service offers:

A communication support needs assessment;Support in a group setting, or on a one-to-one basis, from a stroke support coordinator and trained volunteers;The opportunity to practise communication, and gain confidence in dealing with everyday situations;Information, advice and emotional support;Signposting to other organisations that could help.

Who is this service for?

This service is for stroke survivors (including TIAs/mini-strokes) with communication difficulties, living or registered with a GP in Hillingdon.We also have Communication Support group meetings:iPad User Group:Meets fortnightly at Uxbridge library on Wednesdays (11.30am-1pm) at 13-14 High Street, Uxbridge Middlesex, UB8 1HD.Drop-in Café - Uxbridge:Meets fortnightly on Mondays (10.30am-12.30pm) at Cafe Nero, The Chimes Shopping Centre, 185-186 High Street, Uxbridge, UB8 1LA.Drop-in Café - Hayes:Meets on the first Tuesday of every months (10:30am-12pm) at Costa Café, 10 Station Road, Hayes, UB3 4DA.Walking Football group:Meets every Tuesday (12.30pm-1.30pm) at Botwell Green Leisure Centre, East Avenue, Hayes, UB3 2HW.

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: 
Communication Support

Location

c/o Stroke Association House
240 City Road
LONDON
EC1V 2PR

Contact

Jacqui GuyettJacqui.Guyett@stroke.org.uk07515 596959