Childhood stroke

Childhood stroke can happen at any age; affecting babies (including in the womb), children and young people. More than 400 children are diagnosed with strokes every year in the UK.

About childhood stroke
Here you'll find practical information about stroke in childhood, including different types, causes, treatment and recovery.
Helping your child understand their stroke
Here you'll find information and videos for children. They can help them to understand what has happened and how they may need help to get better.
Supporting children after a stroke
Here you'll find practical tools for teachers and childcare professionals who are supporting children affected by stroke. Parents may find these useful too.