When you're well enough to leave hospital what happens when you go home? Find out what support you should receive when returning home and how we at the Stroke Association can help.
After a stroke you may need to find accommodation with care or support included. This guide gives practical guidance on choosing and funding good quality accommodation.
Our Level 2 in Stroke Awareness & Acquired Brain Injury qualification is aimed at HCAs, Care Home & Domiciliary staff who need to know how to act FAST and react to stroke emergency. Ideal training for residential, respite, day care, home care or acute and rehabilitation healthcare staff.
Can a virtual-reality-home help stroke survivors do better at home?
This study will show whether more intensive lowering of blood pressure (BP) in survivors of intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) is feasible, safe and effective in reducing brain injury. If successful, the study will pave the way for the design a larger definitive trial.
In this edition, we focus on the benefits of hobbies to stroke recovery. We also look at the latest research to reduce post-stroke disability and provide tips for finding a care home that's right for you.
Stroke Association Care Award - recognising excellence in stroke care.
Does improved oral health care in stroke care settings reduce the occurrence of pneumonia after stroke – a pilot trial
The Wandsworth Six Month Review Service offers an opportunity to review how you are doing after six months. We’ll visit you and your family to ask you how you are managing with daily activities. We'll also make sure you know about all the services that can support you locally. The review aims to support you on your journey to recovery.
One in eight adults (around 6.5 million people) is a carer. By 2037 it's anticipated that the number of carers will increase to 9 million. The ‘Caring and You’ programme will provide carers with the support, training and guidance needed to help them improve their skills and knowledge of caring.