A six session face to face programme to help reduce the emotional and physical challenges of being a carer.
Stroke Care for Newbury and West Berkshire is an independent registered charity with affiliation to the Stroke Association.
The Cheerful Fridays Club welcomes new members and offers a range of activities including talks, outings, games and communication support. They also provide social and peer support for stroke survivors, carers and their families.
Local stroke club providing peer support in Surrey. Affiliated to the Stroke Association.
West Norfolk Health and Wellbeing Stroke Group provides four-week block sessions of art and crafts, and we host three blocks a year.
The Calderdale Stroke Support Service is a service that provides information, advice and support to people who have had a stroke, their families and carers. We can help families prepare for the changes that happen because of a stroke and help them to cope both physically and emotionally. The service also helps people who live alone. The Coordinators can provide home visits and/or telephone s
Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop is a group for people of working age who would like to share experiences of stroke and support each other. We have occasional speakers and meals together. But mainly chat over a drink. We are friendly and understand what returning to work feels like after a stroke, and the effect it can have on our families and friends.
Neil Johnson from Airdrie in Scotland had a stroke at the age of 32. The effects were devastating - he couldn’t walk or talk. After months of rehabilitation, Neil wants to raise awareness that a stroke happens in the brain and can happen to anyone of any age.
The Emotional Support Service is a pilot project in Northern Ireland and provides stroke survivors with free, professional one to one counselling support. The service is staffed by qualified counsellors who are trained in recognising, understanding and working with the emotional effects of stroke.
The Sheffield Emotional Support Service provides counselling and emotional support to stroke survivors, their carers and family members in the Sheffield area. Together with a qualified counsellor, service users can explore any issues arising from the effects of stroke such as loss, anxiety, anger, depression and relationship issues.