One to One Communication Support Services
These services are provided in partnership with the NHS in response to individual need. The aim is to provide a bridge for service users between speech and language therapy and independent activities in the community.
- Support can be given to an individual either in hospital, at home or in the community.
- Having a social chat with a volunteer in a relaxed setting helps overcome any anxiety about loss of words
- A trained communication partner supports the individuals to achieve their personal goals.
- The outcome of this kind of service is increased confidence and ability to communicate in a variety of social settings.
For more information you can contact Community Stroke Services.
If you are a health professional, you can refer a client to our services: Community Stroke Services Referral form.