Aphasia is a complex language and communication disorder resulting from damage to the language centres of the brain. Here you can find out more about the types of Aphasia as well as more information on recovery.
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 group offers support for developing social and communication skills following a stroke. We organise a variety of fun activities and events.
Aphasia charity, Connect, announces closure. Find out what support the Stroke Association can offer.
This year Speakability (now part of the Stroke Association) is launching a new #recogniseAphasia campaign and a new campaign flyer.
Dyscover is led by Speech and Language therapists and supported by trained volunteers. We offer structured support groups and courses for people with aphasia from our purpose-built centre in Walton on the Hill and satellite in Kingston.
The 2016 meeting of the International Aphasia Rehabilitation Conference will take place in London at City, University of London from the 14th – 16th December 2016. Find out more about the exciting aphasia research being presented, including research funded by the Stroke Association.
The Stroke Association is working with Revitalise to offer respite breaks to stroke survivors and their carers.