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.
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Jacky's story
I'm a stroke survivor and the winner of the Stroke Association's 2019 Christmas card competition. I painted a Winter scene which includes my dog Frankie, who has been a lifeline and a constant companion throughout my recovery.
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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
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
Phillipa's story
I was having a stroke but my daughter, Beth, recognised the signs straight away by using the FAST test. Because Beth reacted so quickly I was able to get help sooner and make a better recovery.
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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.
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Volunteering
The support of our volunteers allows us to reach more people affected by stroke.