Early Supported Discharge Stroke Service

About the Service

The Early Supported Stroke Discharge Service provides specialist stroke rehabilitation to people in their homes, who have suffered a mild to moderate stroke, and have identified rehabilitation goals.

The team support the discharge of patients from the Lister Hospital Stroke Unit and Watford General Stroke Unit working closely with the stroke unit therapy teams. Referrals are also received by hospitals outside of Hertfordshire.

The team have allocated social workers who are based with the teams.

The service also provides a 6month review for all stroke survivors in Hertfordshire in conjunction with the Stroke Association.

Reviews take place in clinics throughout Hertfordshire.

Early Supported Discharge Stroke Service information poster

Contact the service

East and North Hertfordshire
Tel: 01438 841891

West Hertfordshire
Tel: 01442 454871

Clinic Locations

How the Service is provided

Who is eligible for this Service

What will happen at your appointment

Useful information

Making a referral

Patient Experience