The Stroke Association works towards new respite breaks for those with aphasia

Published date
28th September 2016

The Stroke Association is working with Revitalise to offer respite breaks to stroke survivors and their carers. The holidays will give people with aphasia a chance to meet others in a similar situation and share experiences. This can help overcome isolation whilst giving them a much needed break. 

Stroke Association Professional Masterclass London - Managing Stroke as a Long Term Complex Condition

Published date
28th September 2016

Last week, our Stroke Training team delivered our Professional Masterclass in London, part of a series of masterclasses for professionals working in stroke. Speakers included Avril Drummond, Professor of Healthcare Research, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences at the University of Nottingham, and Dr Phil Clatworthy, The Stroke Association Thompson Family Senior Clinical Lecturer, University of Bristol.

Bromsgrove stroke survivors in major new research programme

Published date
7th September 2016

Local stroke survivors have joined in a new stroke research program at the Stroke Association’s Life After Stroke Centre in Bromsgrove on Monday 05 September. STARR (stroke, technology and risk reduction) is a new research program, which will help stroke survivors manage their risk factors for recurrent stroke: a stroke that happens after someone has their first stroke.

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