Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery

Life After Stroke Community Group
Join us for a healthy dinner with educational presentations and peer connections on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 6-7 p.m. Learn more ›

Stroke Rehabilitation Guide
Use these resources to help guide your decision-making during and after stroke rehabilitation.

Steps Against Recurrent Stroke (STARS)
Take Steps Against Recurrent Stroke (STARS) by making the necessary changes in your life. For stroke survivors, this STARS brochure is a great place to start. View the PDF.

What stroke survivors need to know about treating one-sided muscle weakness after stroke. View the PDF

Medication adherence and compliance
Get the most out of your medications with information about filling and refilling prescriptions, talking with doctors and pharmacies, overcoming cost barriers, and tracking and organizing single or multiple medications. View the PDF.

Mobility after stroke
Learn about treatments for paralysis and spasticity after stroke. View the PDF.

Stroke and Social Security Disability Insurance
Learn whether you are eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), plus discover SSDI benefits, how to apply, tips for financial planning and more in this indispensible guide. View the PDF.
Stroke and vision loss
Learn about how stroke may affect vision and what to do about it. View the PDF.

HOPE: The Stroke Recovery Guide is a resource with valuable information about stroke and post-stroke recovery. View the PDF.

Caregivers and stroke
Learn to be a more effective caregiver with keys to recovery and prevention, coping tips and resources. View the PDF.

Careliving Guide assists you and your family members through the recovery process. View the PDF.

Lotsa Helping Hands offers free tools to coordinate care and make life easier for caregivers. Tools include a help calendar, which enables members to schedule and sign up for tasks that provide respite for the caregiver, plus message boards, personal blogs, photo sharing, and information and records storage.

Recommended Resources
American Stroke Association Website
National Aphasia Association
Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving
The Aphasia Network
The Internet Stroke Center
United Stroke Alliance