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.
Speakability Self-Help Groups are run by and for people with Aphasia - language-loss following stroke, head injury or other neurological condition.
Come along to enjoy conversation led by speech and language therapists, outings and activities such as crafts, old photo conversations, singing, quizzes and games. There's also art activities and meals on special occasions.
About the three most common types of aphasia.
Information about aphasia and communication problems.
Through a range of activities and meetings, the Greenhill Aphasia Group provides essential peer and social support. Activities include conversation, keep fit, art and quizzes.
Information on where to get financial and emotional support, as well as advice on driving and getting back to work.
Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by disease or injury. This causes the structure of the brain to change, leading to the loss of some brain cells.
The Oxford Aphasia Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group that offers various activities to its members, including social support, games and quizzes, as well as outing and meals. The group also organises occasional talks by guest speakers.
The group offers support for developing social and communication skills following a stroke. We organise a variety of fun activities and events.