This leaflet explains what private treatments are available for stroke and what to consider before deciding if it is right for you.
In this edition, we focus on the benefits of hobbies to stroke recovery. We also look at the latest research to reduce post-stroke disability and provide tips for finding a care home that's right for you.
This leaflets lists some books, DVDs and websites that provide information about stroke, which you may find helpful.
In this issue we celebrate our Life After Stroke Award winners - inspirational people like Charlotte who made an incredible recovery after a stroke at the age of seven. We also take a look at our campaign report, Feeling overwhelmed, which focuses on the emotional impact of stroke and outlines our work to make sure people get the right assessment and support.
The most common effects of stroke are physical ones such as weakness, numbness and stiffness. This leaflet has information about some of the different physical problems that people may have after stroke, and what can help to improve them.
This leaflet provides practical guidance on your options, if your home is no longer be the best place for you to get the care and support you need after a stroke.
This leaflet explains how exercise can improve your health, activities you could try, and a variety of organisations and resources that can help.
Campaign briefing for Action on Stroke Month 2013 on emotional impact of stroke
This leaflet has information about fatigue, what can contribute towards it and what can help you live with its effects.