Tell us how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting your stroke care, treatment and recovery, as well as wellbeing and everyday life.
Since his stroke in 2016, Paul McLean, from County Armagh, has committed himself to supporting other survivors through volunteering, fundraising and, most recently, by becoming one of the stars of our Rebuilding Lives campaign.
Due to the developing COVID-19 situation, we are currently suspending new prevention event registrations and materials orders. We will share more information here in the coming days.
There’s a General Election on 12 December and we need your help! Join us and take action now to ensure that your new MP makes stroke prevention, treatment and ongoing care an urgent priority.
Suzi’s life was turned upside down when her husband had a devastating stroke at the age of 40. Read her story.
Help us reach more people who need support. Share the #RebuildingLives message on social media.
Every year during June, organisations supporting people with aphasia work together to raise awareness. Around a third of people who have a stroke will experience aphasia. Greater awareness can mean easier communication and a better quality of life for a person with aphasia.
In our new advert, survivors describe experiencing life-changing strokes in their own words. Stroke is serious, but it doesn’t have to be a life sentence. Recovery is tough but with the right specialist support and a ton of courage and determination, it is possible. Together we can support stroke survivors in rebuilding their lives.
Professors Fiona Rowe and Audrey Bowen, and Dr Emma Patchwood are at the forefront of transforming stroke care for generations of stroke survivors - thanks to gifts left in the Wills of people like you.
In January, NHS England announced their Long Term Plan, in which stroke has been named as a new national priority. It also includes sections on both stroke care as well as cardiovascular disease.