Southampton Stroke Health Promotion and Engagement works directly with members of the public to disseminate health promotion messages and raise awareness of stroke, including how to prevent a stroke, the effects of stroke and how to recognise a stroke (FAST).We also strive to ensure that people who have had a stroke, and their carers, are meaningfully involved in the planning, development, delivery and monitoring of stroke services.
This service offers:
Support for you in making positive lifestyle changes which can help reduce your risk of stroke;Promoting ways to reduce the risk of a stroke;Practical and emotional support;The opportunity to regain confidence;Signposting to other organisations that could help.
Who is this service for?
This service is for stroke survivors (including TIAs/mini-strokes), families and carers of people affected by stroke, and those at risk of stroke, living in Southampton, and whose council tax is payable to Southampton City Council.