We’re here to support people to rebuild their lives after stroke.

We’re driven by our community

Dr Sreeman Andole's story
I’ve been a Consultant Stroke Physician, Clinical Lead and Director for Stroke Medicine for over eight years. I’m passionate about patient care, committed to involving patients in stroke improvement plans and dedicated to driving up standards.
Find resources for professionals
Suzi's story
When my husband, Paul, came home from hospital a few weeks after his stroke, I didn’t know how we’d manage. I simply didn’t know what to do.
Read Suzi's story
Chris's story
I’ve been in stroke research for over 20 years. Right now, i'm working with paramedics to improve how we get people the right emergency stroke treatments as soon as possible, which can make a big difference to their recovery.
Find out how you can support Chris’s research
Tristan's story
My stroke left me paralysed on my right side and in constant pain. But I wanted to be able to walk my daughter down the aisle so I was determined to get moving again.
Read Tristan's story in the latest edition of Stroke News

Bill's story
I had my stroke two weeks after I retired from the police force. I've used My Stroke Guide as part of my general recovery and it's helped me to make sense of my stroke.
Learn more about My Stroke Guide
Emma's story
I didn’t get the right access to the support I needed. I didn’t have access to any therapy or anything. I only had my family for support.
Read chapter 4 of our lived experience of stroke report
We help peoplewhen they need it most

Meet Ian, a stroke survivor and stroke group chairperson.

1.2 million

stroke survivors in the UK.

Meet Lydia, a Stroke Coordinator for Southampton.

100,000

strokes a year. That's one every five minutes.

Meet Lucy, one of our Helpline Information Officers.

£10

allows a stroke survivor to attend an art therapy group, which rebuilds confidence.

Your help makes all of this possible
Donations
With more donations and support from you, we can reach more people who need us.
Fundraising
Take part in an event to raise money and raise awareness of stroke.
Volunteering
The support of our volunteers allows us to reach more people affected by stroke.