Stroke Association

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The Stroke Association supports those who have suffered strokes to make the best recovery they can as well as long term support to stroke survivors, carers and their families.

The Stroke Association run a helpline 6 days a week T: 0303 303 3100. If the helpline is closed you can email or use the Stroke Association out of hours contacts.

If you think that you or someone you know is having a stroke, always use the FAST test and call 999 immediately.

As well as providing information, resources and advice on their website, the Stroke Association provides three support services in Sheffield:

Provides stroke survivors, carers and their families with individual counselling sessions and emotional support helping people to come to terms with what has happened. For more information contact Charlotte Gutu.
Tel: 07342 049977

Support and information sessions for carers of people who are survivors of strokes. For more information contact Margaret Harrod.
Tel: 07764 903519

An individualised recovery plan, advice, information and support for survivors of strokes, carers or families to get the practical and emotional support you need. For more information contact Jane Hammond.
Tel: 07717 275705

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Contact Information

Stroke Association House, 240 City Road, London, EC1V 2PR