SAFE participates in the Advocacy Exchange Open House Event on 12 August 

SAFE participates in the Advocacy Exchange Open House Event on 12 August 

SAFE’s Director, Arlene Wilkie will be joining the Advocacy Exchange virtual event at 4-6pm EDT. 

The event is the largest cross-disease advocacy initiative in healthcare, giving access to patient organisations and free resources from over 50 organisations. Hosted by @GRYTHealth and @BristolMyersSquibb, register at TheAdvocacyExchange.com. #AdvocacyExchange

Caring for the caregiver – life after stroke webinar – open for registration now!

Caring for the caregiver – life after stroke webinar – open for registration now!

We are delighted to let you know that the third in our series of free webinars on Life After Stroke: caring for the caregiver, is now open for registration https://bit.ly/3xucXqx

The session looks at some of the challenging aspects posed to informal carers, and the impact that caring for a stroke survivor might have on their lives. It will also cover predictors of wellbeing and resilience in carers and good practice examples of carer support and how to implement them.

If you missed our other events in the Live After Stroke series of webinar, you can now catch up on demand at elasf.org

Stroke support during the pandemic.

Stroke support during the pandemic.

 A one-hour webinar on 1 July, 11.00 BST/12.00 CEST, Bridging the distance – creating stroke support during COVID-19, will look at how international stroke support organisations have delivered services during the pandemic.  

Join the panel, Kelvin Leong, stroke survivor, Shamala Thilarajah, Singapore National Stroke Association and Beth Scrimshaw, Stroke Association in the UK who will share learnings and insights about delivering online support. 

This interactive event will be of interest to those working in discharge planning, community/primary healthcare settings, and patient advocacy. 

Register here