Speakability self-help groups are run by and for people with Aphasia which is a complex language and communication disorder resulting from damage to the language centres of the brain.
Caerphilly County Borough Council yesterday decided not to continue funding the area’s stroke recovery service. The Stroke Association, which runs the service, has expressed disappointment at the decision.
The Stroke Club Conference brings together those involved in running and volunteering at stroke clubs and groups from across the UK.
Our festive run down of all the amazing things we've been able to fund following our partnership with Royal Mail.
Running an organisation the size of the Stroke Association is a huge undertaking, and our offices around the UK ensure that our charity runs smoothly. Our Office and Administration Supporters provide regular administrative support to our head office, our regional offices and our Stroke Support teams across the UK.
Visiting speakers. Games and Quizzes. Outings. Most importantly, stroke survivors gain support and inspiration from each other.
The group runs alternate Fridays, the first and third of each month. Please get in touch for details of the next date.
Support, companionship and laughter. There are varied speakers on many topics as well as Tai Chi and exercise with music. This club also helps improve your IT skills, and runs activities including art, quizzes and have outings that include carers.
The Stowmarket Support Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group that provides information and peer support to stroke survivors and their carers. It also offers exercise sessions run by a trained instructor and a range of outings and social activities.
Join Team Stroke and take part in this amazing personal challenge. Take on the 26 miles this October for Stroke Association and run through the Georgian streets of the charming Irish capital.
Speakability Self-Help Groups are run by and for people with Aphasia - language-loss following stroke, head injury or other neurological condition.
At our meetings we support each other, share experiences, make new friends, rebuild self-confidence and develop new skills.