The Life After Stroke Centre in Bromsgrove provides support for stroke survivors and their families through a range of activities that take place at the centre and in the wider community. These activities are all designed to enable you to make the best recovery possible following stroke.View our learning and activities programme for May and June 2019, and for June, July and August 2019. You can also view details of our new 6 week health and wellbeing workshop.
We're looking for five people aged over 18. Centre is open Monday to Friday, but activity times will vary.
BBC 5 Live Daily looked at the great work we do in the Life After Stroke Centre. Find out more about some of the topics that were covered, including information on stroke, services near you and how you can support the charity.
This research will test a new questionnaire which has been designed to measure the impact that stroke-related vision problems have on a stroke survivor’s quality of life.
Existing vision tests do not tell us how a patient’s life will be influenced by their vision problems. This project aims to understand how the results of vision tests relate to how stroke survivors will be able to function in their daily lives.
Most stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) survivors are asked to take medicines, which some can find difficult. However, taking the medicines prescribed after a stroke, or TIA, and following lifestyle advice can reduce the chance of another stroke by 80%.
Our Life After Stroke Services are designed to provide the right support at the right time to ensure every stroke survivor makes the best possible recovery. Find out how you can commission our services in your area.
We help people's recovery by offering financial support to those most in need. Learn more about our Life After Stroke Grants.
Our Life After Stroke Awards recognise the achievements of everyone affected by stroke. Find out more about the events, winners and supporters.
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.