There are two types of telephone support available depending on your needs:

- Lived Experience telephone support.
- Connect and Chat telephone support.

How does it work?

This service is free and available to all stroke survivors and their carers, regardless of location. Find out more about Here For You.

We offer:

- Trained volunteer telephone support.
- A matching service to ensure you receive the support you require.
- A weekly call for up to 30 minutes, for eight weeks.
- Signposting to additional support where required.

You can register interest for someone you feel may benefit from this service by filling out the information below. We'll be in touch as soon as possible.

Your details

Their details

Please provide the details for the individual you're referring.

Is there any reason why we will be unable to get through, such as you use a call-blocking service?
We cannot guarantee we'll find a suitable volunteer that can speak the language selected, but we will try our very best.

Their availability

To help us match them with the most suitable volunteer, we'd like to know when they're available to talk. Please select as many days and times that work for them.

Please note: 
AM means between 9.00am - 12.00pm
PM means between 12.00pm – 5.00pm
EVENING means between 5.00pm – 8.00pm.

Their hobbies and interests

To help us match them with the most suitable volunteer, we’d like to know a little bit more about the individual you're referring to us. Please select as many hobbies and interests that apply to them.

The impact of their stroke

Please let us know how they've been impacted by their stroke so that we can match them to a volunteer.

The impact of being a carer

Please let us know how they've been impacted by becoming a carer so that we can match them to a volunteer.

Consent to staying in touch

Join us in supporting thousands of people and families affected by stroke across the UK. We’d love to send you information about the difference you can make to these families through campaigning, volunteering, donating and fundraising.

Your privacy is our priority. We promise to keep your details safe and will never sell them. We will also keep in touch by post about how we can continue to support you, and opportunities to support us. If you would like to change the way you hear from us, just call 0300 3300 740 or email supportercare@stroke.org.uk  How we protect and use your personal data is set out in our privacy policy.

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