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Caring for a stroke survivor can be a challenge. Many carers feel exhausted and isolated, and the financial impact can come as a shock. This guide has information and advice for anyone caring for a stroke survivor at home, and explains some of the benefits you might be entitled to as a carer.
The Stroke and Heart Survivors and Carers Support Group meets for social activities such as chats, fishing, games, refreshments and visits from speakers.
The Maldon and Dengie Stroke Support and Carers' Group provides information and support to stroke survivors and their carers. It also offers GROUP exercise sessions run by a trained neuro-physiotherapist and a range of social activities including outings.
The stroke group provides information and support to stroke survivors and their carers; it also offers exercise sessions run by a trained instructor and a range of social activities.
This research aims to develop a new method of teaching self-management skills after stroke.
Most stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) survivors are asked to take medicines, which some can find difficult. However, taking the medicines prescribed after a stroke, or TIA, and following lifestyle advice can reduce the chance of another stroke by 80%.
The East Lancs Carers Group aims to support people in need and to meet other carers in the same situation who understand how they feel, and find ways to cope when things become a little difficult.
This is a friendly, inclusive and welcoming group offering peer support, activities, social outings, creative workshops and a safe space to come together with other carers.People of all ages are welcome and the venue is fully accessible.