When stroke strikes, part of your brain shuts down. And so does a part of you. That’s because a stroke happens in the brain, the control centre for who we are and what we can do. It happens every five minutes in the UK and changes lives instantly.
Paul features in our Rebuilding Lives campaign. He was 40 years old when he had a stroke. During his recovery, Paul attended our Communication Support Service and soon became a volunteer Stroke Association Ambassador.
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Baz features in our Rebuilding Lives campaign. Baz had a stroke in 1992 and recovery has been long and tough. Over the course of 27 years of physiotherapy and speech therapy, he’s been slowly rebuilding his life.
Max features in our Rebuilding Lives campaign. He had a stroke at his 7th birthday party. Find out how he's rebuilding his life after childhood stroke.
Erin features in our Rebuilding Lives campaign. Erin is adapting to her new normal after having a haemorrhagic stroke aged 29.
Caerphilly County Borough Council yesterday decided not to continue funding the area’s stroke recovery service. The Stroke Association, which runs the service, has expressed disappointment at the decision.
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Frequently asked questions regarding the UK Stroke Assembly.
The Exhibition and Stroke Club Exchange are a key part of the UK Stroke Club Conference. Based in the hub of the conference centre the exhibition provides delegates a chance to learn about products and services that can support groups and their members in their life after stroke.