Description

Tower Hamlets 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 or registered with a GP in Tower Hamlets.We also have a Tower Hamlets Information and Advice Support Group. It takes place fortnightly on Thursdays between 10:30am and 12:30pm at Age UK East London, Caxton Hall Resource Centre, Caxton Community Hall, Caxton Grove, Bow, E3 2EE.

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

The Royal London Hospital
PO BOX 59
Community Stroke Team, Office 12, 2nd Floor North Tower Outpatient Departement
LONDON
E1 1BB

Contact

Helen Schurahelen.shura@stroke.org.uk07507 400295