Kingsley House is a Stroke Association Voluntary Led Communication Group for people with communication difficulties following stroke.
Improving our prediction of recovering language abilities after stroke
What maintains stroke survivors’ continued use of self-managed computer therapy for aphasia?
The Strike a Chord choir in Cwmbran are holding their first concert since forming 18 months ago.
The Stroke Association is funding the EVA project at City University London, developing and testing a virtual world for people with aphasia to help them practise their speech and establish social connections. EVA Park won the Tech4Good People's Award 2015.
How important is the relationship between therapist and stroke survivor in rehabilitation of language ability?
Aphasia is a long-term condition and many people will continue to need support for several years after its onset. However, with the right tools and support, even someone with severe aphasia can continue to communicate effectively.
Information on where to get financial and emotional support, as well as advice on driving and getting back to work.
More than 350,000 people in the UK have aphasia, a communication disability which can affect their ability to understand, speak, read, write and use numbers.
This project aims to find out if peer support can avert some of the adverse psychological consequences of aphasia, the language and communication disorder that affects about 15% of those who have a stroke.