This is an exciting opportunity to work with stroke survivors and their families in the Western Health & Social Care Trust area.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with stroke survivors and their families in the South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust area and the Southern Trust area.
The Committee is a consultative and advisory body which advises management, officers and Stroke Association Trustees on business and strategic issues related to research, the prevention of stroke, and the care and support needed by people affected by stroke in Northern Ireland.
Find out why you may experience severe tiredness (known as fatigue) after a stroke and what can be done to help you manage it.
This page explains why you may have problems with memory or thinking after a stroke, why these problems happen and how they can be treated.
This page explains why your behaviour may change after a stroke, the kinds of changes you may notice and what you can do about them.
This page explains why many people have communication problems after a stroke, what kinds of problems they may have and how speech and language therapy can help.
A stroke won’t just affect you, but everyone around you too. It can put a strain on your relationships and can also affect your sex life. But there are things you can do to help you cope with the impact.
This page explains how a stroke can affect the way you feel, some of the emotional problems that can happen because of it and some of the things that can help to treat them.
What can you expect when you start your recovery in hospital? This section covers the move from acute care to rehabilitation in hospitals, introduces the multi-disciplinary team of stroke that will help with your recovery, and provide information on starting rehabilitation therapy. It also looks at the question of whether you will fully recover from your stroke.