The National Stroke Association has a lot of helpful information for stroke patients and their families. Below are some links and documents that we thought may be most helpful to you.
Recovery after Stroke: Coping with Emotions
It's common to feel depressed and frustrated after a stroke. Here's some information to help you cope with your emotions.
Once you are home from the hospital, you may find it more difficult to get around the house or do daily tasks. These resources can help you manage life at home.
If you've had a stroke, you're at higher risk to have another one. These tips can help you lower your risk of having another stroke.
Here's some information on working with your health insurance and on applying for social security and disability assistance.
Utah Stroke Resource Directory
Also the Utah chapter of the American Heart Association has a downloadable Utah Stroke Resource Directory
with helpful information about strokes, reference phone numbers and contact information for support groups.