Reporting to the Executive Director of Locality Impact, you’ll lead the Stroke Association’s work in Northern Ireland, aiming to improve treatment and care for everyone affected by stroke.
We’re looking for experienced Admin Assistants to provide administrative support to both services and wider administrative duties in areas of most need across our Locality Impact Directorate.
A new, pilot mechanical thrombectomy service for stroke patients in the East of Scotland has been launched recently. The pilot will be based at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and will help pave the way for an eventual national service set to benefit hundreds of people who have been struck with a life-threatening stroke.
The Stroke Priority Setting Partnership (PSP), led by our charity, identified improving care for psychological wellbeing after stroke as one of the top priorities for stroke research.
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The Life After Stroke Centre in Bromsgrove provides support for stroke survivors and their families through a range of activities that take place at the centre and in the wider community. These activities are designed to enable you to make the best possible recovery.
Every five minutes, stroke destroys lives and recovery from a stroke can be a long and difficult process. We help stroke survivors and their families to rebuild their lives in ways that no one else can. Our specialist support helps them find the hope they need to move forward.
The researchers test an AI software to understand if it should be used for diagnosis of stroke in hospitals.
The STEPS service in Northern Ireland will offer emotional support and counselling for stroke survivors and carers/relatives, as well as a series of self-management workshops in partnership with Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke (NICHS).
This research can help to improve research and care for complex thinking problems that stand in the way of a stroke survivor’s abilities to undertake everyday activities.