A detailed guide for people planning their return to work, or thinking about retiring, volunteering, or a career change after a stroke.
A third of those who have a stroke are under the age of 65. This leaflet covers issues like the impact of stroke on relationships and getting back to work.
Sandhurst Stroke and Disabled Club welcomes membership from people affected by stroke and other disablities in Sandhurst. The group provides information and peer support and offers social and recreational activities including games, pub lunches, conversation, some physiotherapy, talks and presentations by visiting speakers. For more information, please get in touch.
The Crowthorne Stroke & Disabled Club 2000 is an affiliated group to the Stroke Association. The club provides information and peer support and offers social and recreational activities including games, outings, conversation, talks and presentations by visiting speakers.
Depression affects about one third of stroke survivors, and the Stroke Association is a partner in the Depression: Asking the Right Questions project. Launched yesterday, the results of the project are now available in a report, setting out the top 10 priorities for depression research.
Our latest appeal
Researchers at Foothills Hospital in Calgary, Canada have done research that claims that TIAs (mini strokes) could cause long-term disability, and that clot busting drugs like Actilyse could be used to treat them.
Depression affects about one third of stroke survivors and the Stroke Association would again like to support MQ in promoting this important survey.
Carer's Award sponsored by Co-operative Pharmacy
Paula and Ann met in 1992. However, two months after meeting Ann had a stroke which left her severely disabled. She was paralysed down her right side, unable to communicate and spent a year in hospital.