A web form for medical professionals to see how we can help with AF.
Our Life After Stroke Services are designed to provide the right support to ensure every stroke survivor makes the best possible recovery. These Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) may answer some queries you have about the services.
The stroke support that we offer has the potential to contribute to significant cost savings across the health and social care sector. How stroke support creates value is underpinned by evidence from our own service evaluation. In our report, we look at the social and economic impact of our Stroke Recovery Service.
Around a third of stroke survivors experience post-stroke depression, and 20% will suffer from emotionalism within six-months of their stroke. Our Emotional Support service can help.
Stroke survivors can be referred to Moving Forward After Stroke for a 12-week exercise programme. Exercise can help reduce the risk of an individual suffering a second stroke, and helps survivors to overcome challenges they face following the physical impact of their stroke.
Around a third of stroke survivors suffer from aphasia, a language disorder which can affect speech, comprehension and reading and writing skills. The Stroke Association has the skills and experience to help people with these communication disabilities.
You can now start the Stroke Association’s Stroke Awareness and Acquired Brain Injury course. Distance learning students can find all the materials they need here.
The training that is needed to achieve the Training Standard will have to be funded. However, the training we provide as part of this award is at Level 2 and Level 3 on the Qualification Credit Framework (QCF).
The Stroke Association's response to the latest National Clinical Guideline for Stroke (2016) produced by the Intercollegiate Stroke Working Party of the Royal College of Physicians of London.
We have compiled the state of atrial fibrillation care for each CCG in England. How is AF care in your CCG?