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Had a stroke some time ago and feeling lonely

Callie123Callie123 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited November 2017 in Disabled people
I am this is my first time here , I had a stroke a some some time ago, I finds if it  very lonely just now but get out every day .

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  • Sam_AlumniSam_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,731 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Callie123
    Welcome to the community, sorry to hear that you are feeling lonely, but great to hear you get out every day.  Have you looked at what groups are local to you? Your GP surgery, community centres and libraries usually have information on what is going on.

    We are a friendly group here so do jump in and get involved :)
    Scope
    Senior online community officer
  • izaiza Member Posts: 471 Pioneering
    Hi @Callie123

    Welcome to the community. My mum is stroke survival with right side paralysis (hand is the most affected) + aphasia. 
    I do understand your feelings. Here is another member of community brining to the attention loneliness problem and is stroke survival too. Let me introduce @deedeex. Please chat to mentioned person, perhaps you are leaving near by and could make a friends. 
  • rtfs35rtfs35 Member Posts: 8 Listener
    IiZA I am same as your mum its my left side I am stuck in I do see physsio and occupational therepist most day and go hospital2 a week otherwise I see day and night 4 walls Its starting to take its toll can not Evan look at my arm I can not sleep I've been positive but lately I'm a volcano waiting to erupt its a nightmare x
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