Helping someone with communication problems

Resource type

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

This booklet 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.

An audio version of this publication will be available soon.

Document date

Published
April 2015
Next review due
April 2018