Stroke Foundation Uganda has 5 Community Stroke Volunteers (CSVs), visiting stroke survivors, and their family to monitor their compliance with the advice given to them.
Community Stroke Volunteers (CSVs) are professional social workers for stroke survivors and families, that aim to help stroke survivors realize their full potential for recovery and well-being following a stroke so that can fit back into the community. These free visits have helped many stroke survivors regain life after a stroke thus benefiting their community.
The CSVs ;
The Information includes;
causes and risk factors, prevention tips, importance of treatment and rehabilitation therapies with the support of well-wishers and friends. And how to spot a stroke. Supports working-age people to return to work with reassurance letters.