Helping someone with communication problems

Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Stroke information

Resource type

Around a third of people who have a stroke have problems with speaking and understanding what other people say. 

This guide explains how a stroke can affect someone’s communication and what you can do to help them. It’s aimed at the friends and family members of someone who has had a stroke, but it may also be useful for stroke survivors too.

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Document date

Publication date
April 2018
Next review due
April 2021

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