VIDEO: Stroke patient Trevor Kay on professional excellence award for community nurse

Watch stroke patient Trevor Kay explain why community nurse Margaret Mitchell deserves the Stroke Association's professional excellence award.

Community nurse Margaret Mitchell
Community nurse Margaret Mitchell

Margaret received the Life After Stroke award from Debbie Moore, the founder of London's Pineapple Dance Studios, at a ceremony in London last month hosted by comedian Christopher Biggins.

Jon Barrick, Stroke Association chief executive, said: ‘Margaret has been a tireless pioneer of stroke recovery services for over a decade. Stroke can be devastating and for many people it can come out of the blue and can leave you with a range of disabilities. Margaret has provided a lifeline for stroke survivors in Dundee. She helps survivors regain their independence, improve their health and reduce the risk of having another stroke. We are delighted to recognise such a valuable service and a remarkable lady.’

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