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 Sheringham Stroke Support Club welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in the area. The club provides peer support and offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, outings, talks and presentations by visiting speakers.
The Royston Speak Out Stroke Club welcomes membership from stroke survivors with communication support needs. The club provides peer and social support including conversation and outings.
The Chepstoe Stroke Experience Group is a Stroke Association affiliated group which offers long-term peer support and theraphy.
The Wokingham Stroke Club is a Stroke Association affiliated club that provides support for stroke survivors in their recovery in the Wokingham area.
The Medway Stroke Club is a Stroke Association affiliated local group run by members where everyone can express their views and meet others in a social and supportive setting.
South Sefton Life After Stroke Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group that meets fortnightly.
South Sefton Life After Stroke Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group that meets fortnightly, on Thursdays.
In this edition we look at the benefits of being active. Did you know, just 30 minutes of exercise five times a week can reduce your risk of stroke by a quarter? We know it's not always easy to exercise, espcecially after a stroke, so we've got some tips to get you started, including chair-based exercises.
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 qualified exercise instructor or a neuro trained physiotherapist. The group also offers a range of social activities including outings.