We are a dedicated group of volunteers who have provided support for stroke survivors in the Thornbury district since 1981. We are affiliated to the Stroke Association which is a national organisation and we are also a registered charity in our own right.
There are a number of tools available to help people with Aphasia communicate.
Stroke Stories is DJ Mark Goodier's podcast, dedicated to giving a voice to survivors of stroke, as well as their friends and family.
Six-year-old stroke survivor Ollie and his mum Nicola look forward to taking part in Step Out for Stroke. Plus find out how you can use gardening to aid your recovery after stroke.
We are delighted to be partnered with DrugStars, an app that sends automatic reminders to take medicines, painkillers, vitamins etc. to help you or your loved ones stay on top of what needs to be taken when.
Merseyside Life After Stroke Group is a volunteer-led, self-funded group providing art therapy, creative support and peer support. There is an art tutor available if you want to take part in art therapy, or simply come along, meet and socialise with other stroke survivors and carers.
Nick was chief executive of a financial planning company and a loving husband and father of three children when a stroke turned his world upside down. Find out more about Nick and his stroke.
Sculptor to HM The Queen, London based Frances Segelman, sculpted Julian Fellowes last night at a VIP charity event at the London Film Museum in aid of the Stroke Association.
This is an informal opportunity for stroke survivors aged 65 plus to meet new people and share their experiences. Family members and carers are welcome. Our new meeting space is Priory View lounge area and there are excellent disabled facilities. Refreshments can be purchased from the on-site café. This is an award-winning Independent Living Scheme.
Neil was just 15 when a rugby tackle caused him to have a stroke. Read more about Neil and his recovery.