This research programme aims to understand how stroke survivors can be supported through the process of working towards their personal goals by working in collaboration with their community rehabilitation teams.
My Stroke Guide has been nominated for the 2015 Charity Times Award ‘Best Use of the Web’.
We are delighted to announce that we are now launching our Priority Programme Awards in two areas: haemorrhagic stroke, and the psychological consequences of stroke.
Announcing the first of our new Priority Programme Awards
Dr Paul Kasher is Stroke Association HRH The Princess Margaret Lecturer at the University of Manchester. We’re delighted to say that Dr Kasher has been granted a Springboard award by the Academy of Medical Sciences to support his research.
The Stroke Association is very pleased to announce a new media partnership with the Daily Express Newspaper for the Life After Stroke Awards 2015.
President of the Stroke Alliance for Europe (SAFE) awarded Professional Doctorate in Policy Research and Practice honoris causa from University of Bath
The Stroke Association is funding the EVA project at City University London, developing and testing a virtual world for people with aphasia to help them practise their speech and establish social connections. EVA Park won the Tech4Good People's Award 2015.
Problems of mood, thinking and memory are common after a stroke. There has been limited research around these issues. This work aims to answer fundamental questions around who develops these problems and how they recover.
In partnership with Alzheimer's Society and the British Heart Foundation, we are delighted to announce our funding of three new awards in vascular dementia research. This constitutes a combined investment of £2.2 million into a key area of unmet need.