Our leisure time is valuable, and taking part in hobbies and interests is an important part of life after stroke. You may want to return to interests you enjoyed before your stroke, or try out some new ones. We've got some ideas that may help you.
Hobbies and interests are a good way to keep your mind and body active and can help you to continue your recovery while you’re at home. Doing something you love can improve anxiety or low mood.
For stroke survivors, being asked to stay at home and away from other people might feel like a lot to deal with. It could also be tricky to work out if your emotions are due to stroke, or worry around coronavirus (COVID-19). Here are our tips on how to manage when you’re staying at home.
Information on where to get financial and emotional support, as well as advice on driving and getting back to work.
Vicki from our Stroke Helpline shares her top tips for stroke survivors, friends and family on managing loneliness and isolation during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) stay-at-home measures.
In our new blog series, people affected by stroke share their experiences of social distancing.