A long established local group and Stroke Association affiliated club offering friendship and various leisure activities.
This guide talks about some of the most common emotional changes people experience after a stroke, why they happen and what you can do about them. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke.
The aim of the PhD is to investigate the impact of language therapies on the everyday conversations of people with non-fluent aphasia (a specific type of aphasia where speech is broken and sentences are limited or very simplified).
Maidenhead Stroke Club welcomes membership from people affected by stroke in Maidenhead, Ascot and Windsor areas. The group provides information and peer support and offers social and recreational activities including games, conversation, outings, and music. The group also offers gardening gable and music and knitting therapies as well as stroking owls.
The Chepstoe Stroke Experience Group is a Stroke Association affiliated group which offers long-term peer support and theraphy.
Non-invasive brain stimulation to improve word finding abilities in stroke survivors
This research will produce an assessment of functional, everyday reading. The assessment will help therapists working with people with aphasia to identify why the person is finding it difficult to read and monitor the effects of treatment.
Swallowing problems are common after a stroke. This guide explains why they happen, and discusses some of the things you can do to manage them.
If you are having problems with swallowing after a stroke, this guide can help you understand what you need to do. It explains the symptoms of swallowing problems, and gives information on and how to get help and treatment.
After a stroke, you might find it harder to perform some daily tasks like cooking and dressing. Fortunately, there is a variety of aids and equipment available to help. This guide has information on some of these products and where you can find them.