Peninsula Community Health

Community Stroke Nursing Service

The Community Stroke Service provides specialist care for Stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA or mini stroke) patients, their families and carers. This includes specialist clinical assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and management post stroke or TIA.

After a Stroke or TIA you may spend some time in an Acute Hospital before returning to the Community Service for your care to continue:

  • In a Community Stroke Rehabilitation Unit
  • At home under the care of the Early Supported Discharge Team
  • At home under the care of the Community Stroke Care Co-ordination Service