Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)


This activity explored the knowledge and skills required by health and social care staff to understand the effect that a stroke may have on a person’s ability to carry out activities of daily living.

You should now be able to:

  • Describe how the effects of stroke may impact on an individual’s ability to perform daily living activities
  • Explain how to identify which activities an individual requires assistance with following stroke
  • Explain the balance between ensuring an individual’s safety and promoting independence/autonomy following stroke

You have reached the end of this Core Competency. Try this Core Competency again, or choose a different Core Competency.

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