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:Sarah Neall: Sarah.Neall@stroke.org.uk or 07507494103.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 1-2pm. 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 at Methodist Church, Paradise Road, Downham Market, PE38 9JE.

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