Physiotherapy can help you get back as much movement as possible after a stroke. It can help you re-learn to use your arms and hands, and regain movement and strength in your legs to improve movement and balance.
Find out our aims for the next year and how we are going to acheive them.
Find practical tips for dealing with some of the effects of a stroke if you want to be more active.
Moving more after a stroke can be a massive boost to your recovery, your confidence and your wellbeing. Find information and tips on being more active after a stroke.
Our first UK Stroke Assembly event in Northern Ireland took place on Monday 8 April 2019 at the Glenavon House Hotel, Cookstown. 144 stroke survivors, carers, volunteers and stroke professionals attended this inspirational event, sharing experiences with like-minded people, influencing decision-makers and taking action on stroke.
We respect and appreciate everyone at the Stroke Association. Listen to what our people have to say about their experiences with us, and learn about the values that are at the core of everything we do
We are looking for two volunteers, preferably a car driver with access to a vehicle, to transport musical instruments from the office at Blackburn to the venues in Darwen and Nelson area.
Stroke Association writer Deborah Fajerman introduces our literature on the “hidden effects” of stroke.
Grace was just 13 years old when she became her mum's full-time carer after she suffered a stroke. Find out more about Grace and her journey a a carer.
In 2018, we conducted the largest ever survey of stroke survivors and their carers to find out more about their lives. Over 11,000 people affected by stroke in the UK took the time to share their stories with us. Find out what we learnt from the survey.