About this service

West Norfolk Stroke Recovery Service provides high quality information, practical advice and emotional support following a stroke. Whether you are a stroke survivor, carer or family member, we will begin working with you after a stroke. We will continue to provide the support you need, both at home and in the wider community.

This service offers:

  • coordinated support throughout your stroke journey
  • home visits
  • leaflets, factsheets and information about Life after Stroke Grants and benefits
  • help with returning to work
  • assistance with accessing local leisure and social activities
  • support for carers, and links to other organisations and networks.

Who is the service for?

This service is for stroke survivors (including TIAs/mini-strokes) of any age, and families and carers of people affected by stroke, living in West Norfolk, including Kings Lynn, Downham Market and Hunstanton.

For more information, please contact:

Sarah Neall

Vanessa John

If you are unable to find a suitable service or group in your area, contact our Stroke Helpline on 0303 3033 100, or email info@stroke.org.uk, and we may be able to put you in touch with alternative support.

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.

Service type
Long term support
Stroke Recovery Service


Queen Elizabeth Hospital
1 Gayton Road
Kings Lynn
PE30 4ET
United Kingdom


Sarah Neall