After you have a stroke, the road back to work can be challenging. Nearly one third of all strokes occur in people under the age of 65. Of those, nearly 1 in 2 survivors will return to a full- or part-time job. Depending on the severity of your stroke, you might need weeks or months away from work.
Questions to Consider When Thinking About Re-entering the Workforce
Resources for Returning to Work
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN), a service of the Office of Disability Employment Policy, U.S. Department of Labor, can assist both stroke survivors and employers with:
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