Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information to help with the effects of stroke.
Through a range of activities and meetings, the Lewisham Stroke Group provides essential peer and social support
If you or someone you know has had a stroke, you’ll understand the impact it can have on daily life, from mobility problems and communication difficulties to emotional changes. You’re not alone. Come along to your local stroke group and meet others who’ve been affected by stroke.
Reading and Wokingham Stroke Recovery Service provides high quality information, practical advice and emotional support following a stroke. We will provide the support you need at home and in the community.
Our service supports people who are more than 6 months post stroke with practical advice, essential information and emotional support. We’ll assess your needs, help you set your own goals and support you to achieve them as you recover.
West Hertfordshire Communication Support Service works with stroke survivors who are living with communication difficulties. Our service can bring you opportunities to develop communication strategies, help rebuild confidence and independence, and get you back to life after stroke.
One in eight adults (around 6.5 million people) is a carer. By 2037, it's anticipated that the number of carers will increase to 9 million. The ‘Caring and You’ programme will provide carers with the support, training and guidance needed to help them improve their skills and knowledge of caring.
Southampton Stroke Health Promotion and Engagement works directly with members of the public to disseminate health promotion messages and raise awareness of stroke, including how to prevent a stroke, the effects of stroke and how to recognise a stroke (FAST).
Stroke changes lives. It can have a huge effect on you and your family. With the right help and support your stroke doesn't have to stop you from doing the things you want to do.