Stroke Community Services (Cannock)
The Cannock Community Stroke team provides services for people who have had a stroke within the Cannock and Rugeley area, and are under the care of a Cannock-based GP.
These include nursing, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech and language therapy services.
This multi-disciplinary service helps people with their recovery at home after leaving hospital following a stroke. The service offers an individual rehabilitation programme and supports people to achieve their goals and reach their maximum potential and independence.
The service operates 8.30am – 4.30pm Monday to Friday. There is an answering machine available for out of hours/weekends/bank holidays.
Springfields Health and Wellbeing Centre
The service is delivered in the patient’s home. Group and individual therapies are also offered within Springfields Health Centre.
Patients have lifelong access to the service however a new referral must be due to stroke-specific needs. Referrals are accepted only via email or letter from any health or social care professional.