Stoke Recovery Service – Communication Support Groups

Charity Partnership,Resource 8 September 2023

Wigan Stroke Recovery Service, have now changed how their Communication Support Groups are run.  They are now making their Stroke Communication Support Sessions more accessible. They are delivering the service in various locations throughout the Wigan Borough.

These sessions are aimed at Stroke Survivors wanting to access support and information after stroke with communication difficulties.

This will cover topics such as, what a stroke is, side effects, communication issues and building confidence after stroke. They will be delivering information, education, and activities to support stroke recovery and peer support.

There is also one to one communication support for stroke survivors available which can be delivered in their own homes.

They also provide person-centred support via telephone or face to face on discharge from hospital to all stroke survivors and carers as part of the stroke pathway.

The venues and dates are below:

Standish Library 12.30 -1.45 

September 6th (*12.45 -1.45)

October 4th

November 1st

Tyldesley Library 12.30-1:45  

September 13th

October 11th

November 8th

Golborne Library 12.30 – 2pm 

September 20th

October 18th

November 15th

Leigh Library 2pm-4pm 

September 26th

October 24th

November 21st


No booking required to attend the sessions.

If you would like more information, please contact the

Wigan Stroke Recovery Service  

Tel:                  01942 369818