Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Stroke information

Resource type

This guide is for people who have had a stroke. It can help you to understand your stroke, and it's packed with information and ideas about recovery and rehabilitation.

It explains the different types of rehabilitation and gives ideas for helping your recovery. It includes sections on getting the support you need after leaving hospital. There is information on the effects of stroke, as well as tips for enjoying life after a stroke. Plus tips and information on how to look after your health, and reduce your risk of another stroke.

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This guide is available in a range of other languages

Document date

Publication date
June 2021
Next review due
June 2023