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Stroke Association - Childhood Stroke Support Service

Address:
Stroke Association House,
240 City Road,
London,
EC1V 2PR
E-mail: childhood@stroke.org.uk
Telephone: 0303 3033 100 (Helpline)
Telephone: 07715 065925
Website: https://www.stroke.org.uk/childhood-stroke

Description

Who we are: 

The Stroke Association is the UK’s leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke.

We offer an range of services including:

  • delivery of stroke services across the UK
  • campaigning for better stroke care and investment in research and
  • fund-raise to expand our reach to as many stroke survivors as possible.

What we do: 

The Stroke Association offers a Childhood Stroke Support Service which:

  • provides information, advice, support and
  • networking events for families affected by stroke in childhood.

A range of free resources can be downloaded from the website.

These include:

  • childhood stroke - guide
  • childhood stroke - handbook
  • childhood stroke - toolkit for teachers 

 Find resources: https://www.stroke.org.uk/childhood-stroke


A range of awareness raising posters relevant to professionals working with children and young people are also available for example: How to spot the signs of stroke in a child 

Record Last Updated on: 29/10/2018

Time / Date Details

Time of day

Afternoon
Morning

Other Details

Costs

Free

Who is eligible?

The service is UK wide and freely accessible.

Find out more: www.stroke.org.uk/childhood

Referral required?

No

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