Published in the journal, Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, a new Stroke Association funded study suggests people who are in the chronic stages of stroke will improve their reaching accuracy at the speed at which they train their reaching movement.
The Medical Research Council (MRC) has launched a new £5m call for capital investment to support between two and five human tissue banks with linked data resources. Awards will be made to teams of academics working in close partnership with medical research charities.
As an Office and Administration Supporter you be providing administrative support to our offices in Leeds.
As a driver you will provide a safe, comfortable transport service to stroke survivors, and sometimes their carers and families, so that they can continue to feel part of their local community.
As Office and Administration Supporter you will provide administrative support to the North East and North Yorkshire Community Events and Fundraising team.
As a Telephone Support Volunteer you will be making regular telephone calls to stroke survivors and carers, who are being supported by the Gateshead Family & Carer Support Service, to check on their progress.
As a Stroke Ward Referral Officer you will be talking to stroke survivors, their families and carers about the support that is available and then making a referral to the local service.
Our work relies heavily on the generosity of our wonderful supporters. As a Supporter Care volunteer you will be helping to make a huge difference to the lives of stroke survivors and their families by providing administrative support to our Supporter Care team.
Many people find that their financial situation changes after they have a stroke. This section describes the main benefits, credits and grants that are available from the government.
Your recovery from a stroke isn't limited to the time you spend in hospital. When you're ready to leave hospital, your stroke team will work with you to agree and arrange the support you need to continue your recovery at home.