After helping stroke survivors and their caregivers for over 45 years, we have learned some important lessons we want to share:
Be Determined: Never give up hope and never stop trying because the first step to recovery is
YOUR desire to get better.
Support is Key: Among stroke survivors and caregivers alike, support is crucial. reaching out to family, friends and local support groups will provide comfort, reduce stress and help you on your road to recovery.
Set Goals: Goals are important to keep you constantly moving forward during your recovery process. Goals, no matter how big or small can provide you with a feeling of accomplishment that can boost your confidence and increase your desire to keep pushing forward.
There is life after stroke! Many stroke survivors go on to lead very successful and fulfilling lives.
Click here to read the guide: Recovering from a Stroke: An Introduction for Stroke Survivors, Families & Caregivers.
Click here to read the guide: A Caregiver's Guide to Stroke Recovery
Plus you can select from the following After Stroke Information Packages:
1. What is After Stroke?
2. Peer Support Groups
3. Self-Management of Your Recovery
4. Help for Caregivers
5. What is Stroke?
6. Stroke Prevention
7. Effects of Stroke
8. Behavioural Change After Stroke
9. Resources and Links