What we do

The partnership is focused on developing knowledge and skills in the 8 areas  of clinical stroke care identified below.  Alongside this, the partnership has supported the development of leadership and quality improvement skills within the Ghanaian team.  

·         Positioning and Manual Handling
·         Continence
·         Nutrition and Swallow
·      Communication
·      Mood
·         Functional Independence
·         Secondary Prevention
·         Family Education and Planning for Discharge


Training presentations and competancy frameworks have been co-designed by the UK and Ghanaian teams. These resources can be accessed below: -

“Health links are all about people working together to share ideas, knowledge and friendship to improve healthcare – THET Health Links Manual (2009)


Meet the Wessex Ghana Stroke Partnership team >