33% of stroke survivors suffer from aphasia, a language disorder which can affect speech, comprehension and reading and writing skills. The Stroke Association has the skills and experience to help people with these communication disabilities.
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Support 2 Communicate is a Stroke Association affiliated and communication support group for stroke survivors with communication problems in the Conwy area.
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A third of stroke survivors experience post-stroke depression and 20% will suffer from emotionalism within six-months of their stroke. If you are involved in planning or providing health and social care your role is crucial in helping stroke survivors and carers deal with the emotional impact of stroke which can be just as devastating as the physical.
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The stroke group provides information and peer support to stroke survivors and their carers.The group always offers a warm welcome, friendly face and the opportunity to talk to someone who understands what you are going through because they've been through it too.
The stroke group provides information and peer support to stroke survivors and their carers; it also offers exercise sessions run by a trained instructor and a range of social activities.
The group always offers a warm welcome, friendly face and the opportunity to talk to someone who understands what you are going through because they've been through it too.
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.
Sources of information for families and young people affected by stroke in childhood.