The Walton Stroke Club welcome new members and offer a range of activities including speakers, outings, games and exercise. They provide social support and communication support to people affected by stroke. For more information, please get in touch.
Stroke Care for Newbury and West Berkshire is an independent registered charity with affiliation to the Stroke Association.
The TauntonStroke Club welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in the Taunton and surrounding area.
The Haslemere Stroke Club is a Stroke Association affiliated group that offers peer support in a fun and relaxed enviroment.
This page explains why you may have pain or headaches after a stroke and how they can be treated.
Pain after stroke is very common, but there are plenty of ways to manage and treat it. This guide provides information about the causes of different types of post-stroke pain, from headaches to joint pain and spasticity, and some of the treatments that can help.
Non-invasive brain stimulation may help re-learning of movement after stroke
Physiotherapist James Benson talks about why the UK Stroke Forum Conference is such an important event for physiotherapists.
Cerebral small vessel disease (SVD) is usually associated with high blood pressure, and causes 20% of all strokes. It is the main cause of cognitive changes and dementia associated with stroke. Behavioural symptoms such as apathy are also common in patients with SVD.
Apathy has a major effect of quality of life for a SVD sufferer; we have shown that for the patient it is more important in determining quality of life than is disability, such as weakness, from the stroke itself.