At the Stroke Association, we support people to make the best possible recovery following a stroke. One of the ways we can help is through offering financial support to those most in need. These are our Life After Stroke Grants.
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Voluntary led and self funded social support group. Please get in contact for more information on attending or supporting the group in any way.
The Sir Jack Petchey Peer Mentoring Service provides support and guidance for working age stroke survivors looking to return to work. This is London-wide pilot part funded by City Bridge Trust.
Thanks to the generosity of 90-year-old philanthropist Jack Petchey and his friends and family, an incredible £90,000 has been raised for the Jack Petchey Back to Work Fund. This initiative will help London’s stroke survivors return to the workplace following the devastation of a stroke.
Melton Stroke Club endeavours to meet the social need when stroke survivors need more than their 'four walls'. Membership is offered to people affected by stroke and they will meet other stroke survivors and be able to gain valuable lessons from these like people.
More than 350,000 people in the UK have aphasia, a communication disability which can affect their ability to understand, speak, read, write and use numbers.
The Macclesfied Knit & Natter is a Stroke Association voluntary group that offers peer support and leaisure activities in the Macclesfield area.
The Chepstoe Stroke Experience Group is a Stroke Association affiliated group which offers long-term peer support and theraphy.
The Doncaster Stroke Support Group is a Stroke Association affiliated group.