Occupational therapy can help you adjust to life after stroke by giving you the confidence and skills to perform daily tasks. This guide explains what to expect from occupational therapy and how you can find an occupational therapist.
Calling all speech and language therapists who see people with progressive aphasia to support new research into speech and language therapy practices for this group.
If you or someone you know has had a stroke, you’ll understand the impact it can have on daily life, from mobility problems and communication difficulties to emotional changes. You’re not alone. Come along to your local stroke group and meet others who’ve been affected by stroke.
This guide explains what private treatments are available for stroke, and what to consider before deciding if they are right for you. It covers rehabilitation therapies like physiotherapy, as well as health checks and scans.
Physiotherapy is often an important part of rehabilitation after a stroke. This guide explains how physiotherapy can help with limb-strengthening, relearning patterns of movement, and a variety of other problems a stroke survivor may experience.
A long established local group and Stroke Association affiliated club offering friendship and various leisure activities.
This leaflet talks about some of the most common emotional changes people experience after a stroke, why they happen and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke.
Maidenhead Stroke Club welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in Maidenhead, Ascot and Windsor areas. The group provides information and peer support and offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, outings, and music. The group also offers gardening gable and music and knitting therapies as well as stroking owls.
The Chepstoe Stroke Experience Group is a Stroke Association affiliated group which offers long-term peer support and theraphy.
This guide has information about the range of aids and equipment available to help with daily tasks such as getting around, cooking and bathing.