Step out for Stroke is a series of sponsored walks for everyone regardless of age or ability; so gather your friends, family, colleagues and neighbours to head to your nearest fab, fun Step out event.
This guide explains why physiotherapy is an important part of rehabilitation after a stroke.
The Stafford Faraday Road Stroke Support Group is a Stroke Association affiliated group that offers social support. speakers, communication support, games & quizzes, art , outside club tours and bench to bench walks.
Sharron Davies MBE, Olympic swimmer and well-known TV presenter, is championing the Stroke Association’s 2015 Step out for Stroke series. Sharron is encouraging stroke survivors, their families, friends and supporters to sign up to the sponsored walking events in their local community.
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.
The Blackwood Stroke Support Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group that offers peer and communication support as well as speakers and activities including outings, meals, games, quizzes, and art.
This leaflet has information about how stroke can affect your balance, what can help and how you can look after yourself.
LEGS (London Exercise Group for Stroke) provides specialist group exercise in a supportive and enjoyable environment for people who have experienced a stroke.
After a stroke, around one in three people have difficulty speaking and understanding. This can be terrifying and isolating, particularly at Christmas time. The Stroke Association is helping stroke survivors who are lost for words. With your support this Christmas, even more people can rebuild their lives.
Our service provides high-quality information, practical advice and emotional support following a stroke. We begin working with a stroke survivor, their carers and their family immediately following a stroke. We continue to provide the support people need, for as long as they need it – within their own homes and back into the community.