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Stroke expert on hand at Larkland House

May 24th 2018

 

Larkland House is inviting the local community to its free ‘Stroke Awareness’ event.

On Thursday 31st May, from 11am-1pm, the team at Larkland House will open its doors for a free event offering advice and guidance to all.

Claire Shropshall, a Stroke Association representative, will be on hand to help people understand what a stroke is and the effects it can have on loved ones.Claire will also discuss the key signs that can help identify a stroke or a mini stroke, as well as the different stages of recovery.

After the event, visitors will have the opportunity to meet the friendly team at Larkland House and take a tour of the care home.

Larkland House home manager, Shawndell Barker, said: “At Larkland House we strongly believe professional knowledge, insight and shared experiences can make a real difference to the everyday lives of those caring for loved ones who have suffered from a stroke. With the team here committed to offering advice and practical support, we are delighted to invite Claire to the home to host our Stroke Awareness event. 

“We are looking forward to welcoming the people of Ascot for what promises to be an interesting and inspiring afternoon of information and guidance.”

 

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Set in glorious Ascot, Larkland House offers compassionate around the clock care for your loved one. Providing expert care, our team at Larkland House offers compassion, understanding and professional care for your loved one. There are comfortable lounges, sumptuous dining rooms, and bright, welcoming en-suite rooms.

Our team always takes the time to listen and learn about every residents’ life story, their likes and dislikes, hobbies and family. These details are then incorporated into their tailored care, helping them feel at home and valued.

With a wide range of life enriching daily activities, including baking, gentle exercise and crafts, residents can choose which, if any, they wish to take part in. This encourages independence and the continuation of cognitive agility. There are quizzes, exercise activities such as skittles, and even pamper sessions in the hair salon to enjoy. We have also embraced new technology and residents have access to electronic tablets, allowing them to stream concerts, or connect with loved ones.

Light and spacious en-suite rooms allow your loved one to decorate with treasured possessions, while comfortable lounges and spacious dining rooms provide plenty of space to relax or socialise. Larkland House offers a home from home for your loved one.

Larkland House
London Road
Ascot
Berkshire
SL5 7EG

0333 321 8841

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