Stroke Discharge

Call: 01452 389930 (Gloucester), 01242 588707 (Cheltenham), 01684 853948 (Tewkesbury)

A member of the stroke coordinator service will see you at home within one month of discharge from hospital.  Follow up appointments can be arranged when you feel you want information, support and practical advice on issues and problems related to your stroke.

We provide:

  • Support and education at home for people living with the effects of stroke in the community.
  • Education through the Life after Stroke Programme for self management of the effects of stroke.
  • Support and advise to the carers of stroke survivors in the community and signposting them to support services.
  • Involvement on educational programmes for anyone involved in the care of stroke patients in community hospitals/acute hospitals trust/social services and care homes.


Steve Carpenter: 01452 389930
Great Western Court, Millbrook Street, Gloucestershire. GL1 4BP.

Hilary Knight: 01242 588707
The Prestbury Centre, 236 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. GL52 3EY.

Chris Clark: 01684 853948
Tewkesbury ARU, Tewkesbury Hospital, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.

We are available between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. If you have a problem outside these times and need to see a doctor urgently please contact your GP or the emergency services. 

Stroke Association Helpline
0303 3033 100

Different Strokes (for younger stroke survivors)
0845 1307172