Description

West Norfolk 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 West Norfolk. For more information, please contact: Laura Mott: laura.mott@stroke.org.uk or 07983 499510. Vanessa John: Vanessa.John@stroke.org.uk or 07515596698. - We also have a number of support groups: Drop-in group: First Thursday of the month from 1-3pm. Located at: The Kings Centre, Wellesley Street, Kings Lynn, Norfolk PE30 1QD. No appointment necessary - please just call in. Refreshments available, good car parking facilities and close to the railway and bus station. Long term support groups: Tuesday between 10:30am and 12:30pm at Hunstanton Methodist Church, Austin Street, Hunstanton, PE36 6AL. Wednesday between 1pm and 3pm (not third Wednesday of the month) at Methodist Church, Paradise Road, Downham Market, PE38 9JE. Plus third Monday of the month between 10:30am and 12:30pm at Swaffham Methodist Church, 1 London Street, Swaffham, PE37 7DD.

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

Stroke Association
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Gayton Road
KING'S LYNN
Norfolk
PE30 4ET

Contact

Vanessa JohnVanessa.John@stroke.org.uk07515 596698