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Aphasia Life Jacket created by Living with aphasia and Magic Carpet charities.

Christmas!

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We are looking forward to our Christmas Lunch on the 10th December when our Singing group will perform Christmas songs for us. It is such a joy to hear people with aphasia sing out loud and we have a lot of fun and friendship. Our choir has grown in numbers and expertise and we have […]

“Say without Words” exhibition

say without words

Our “Say without Words” exhibition at St Stephens church on the High street of Exeter was a resounding success. Our shared work of “Life Jacket” was central to our exhibition. It demonstrates how it feels to have aphasia and puts the hidden difficulties of this communication difficulty on show. The Life Jacket has already been […]

Joint Working!

We are delighted to be joining forces with The Stroke Association as an affiliate group member. We’re looking forward to stronger links and sharing of information We were gutted that we had to miss The Stroke Association Group Conference due to illness – but we will be there next year!

Spreading the word!

Aphasia is a complicated condition and it can be difficult for people to understand the impact it can have on people’s lives. Aphasia can happen to anyone at any age. We are spreading the word about our vital support for the ongoing recovery from aphasia after stroke or brain injury. It’s great to spread the […]

Celebrate with Living with Aphasia!

What a fantastic turn out we had for our 2nd year party! It was a great occasion to celebrate everything that we do. Thank you to everyone that came along to join us. Watch our video. Plus we had a fantastic performance of the singing group with tarantulas! Our own Aphasia Song, written by Emily, […]

Two Years On!

Time has flown by over the last two years since we started as a charity! We’ve grown in numbers and have formed a real community of people who understand aphasia. Plus we now run 3 successful groups– our conversation drop in, singing and creative art sessions. To celebrate we are having a 2nd year anniversary […]

Workshop with Lego!

Whoever would have thought that Lego could be used so creatively! One of our wonderful artist from Magic Carpet is holding a one off creative session for Living with Aphasia on Thursday 23rd May. We’ll be thinking about how our environment and city might look – what would our ideal future look like? How could […]