Stroke Recovery Service

The Stroke Association have launched a Stroke Recovery Service for Stroke survivors of any age.  This service provides advice and support to patients, their carers and family members

What the service provides:

  • Hospital and Home visits from a dedicated coordinator
  • Assessment to identify your support needs
  • A personalised recovery plan to support your recovery from stroke
  • Practice and emotional support for carers and families
  • Information leaflets and fact sheets in a range of languages
  • Advocacy support where required
  • Access to our network of support groups and longer term support in your local community
  • Introductions and referrals to other local organisations that can help you


How to make a referral:

GP or other healthcare professionals can refer patients or patients can refer themselves by contacting the local Stroke Association Support Coordinator (details below):


Contact Details:

Stroke Association Coordinator – Ruma Kinkead-Weekes

Tel: 01622 351969 or 07515 596731 | E-mail:

Address: Stroke Association, 29 Hollingworth Court, Turkey Mill, Ashford Road, Maidstone, Kent ME14 5PP


For further information about the Stroke Association please contact their helpline on 0303 3033 100 or visit their website

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