Exercise, comp. therapies.
This booklet explains how a stroke can affect someone’s communication and what you can do to help them. It’s aimed at the friends and family members of someone who has had a stroke.
After a stroke, some people have trouble communicating. This guide explains why this happens, and looks at ways of supporting someone with communication problems.
This guide explains why your behaviour may change and talk about some of the things that can help you and the people around you cope with it. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke.
This guide is for anyone having emotional problems after a stroke. It's very common to have emotional problems such as anxiety, depression and emotionalism after a stroke. This guide helps you understand the reasons for this, suggests things you can do to help your recovery, and lists ways to get help.
Stimulating the brain to help comprehension in aphasia
The Hexham Speech After Stroke club is a club that supports people who have aphasia following stroke. Activities to support conversation and verbal skills aswell as peer support and advice are offered with the support from volunteers.
The Harlow Stroke Support Group welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in the area. The group provides peer support and offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, outings, talks and presentations by visiting speakers.
Our Communication Support Service works with stroke survivors and their carers who are living with the effects of communication difficulties, to create opportunities to develop communication strategies, help rebuild confidence and get back to life after stroke.