In March 2017, Kate had a life-changing stroke. Whilst she was in hospital recovering, her husband was also taken into hospital, seriously ill. Read Kate's stroke story.
Alaire volunteers for our Here For You telephone support service to help stroke survivors and carers stay connected and help combat feelings of isolation.
Had a stroke? Know someone who has? We’re here every step of the way with a range of Stroke Support services that can help you cope with the aftermath of stroke and support you as you work towards rebuilding your life.
We’re now funding stroke research in every nation of the UK. Come with us on a trip around Britain, to explore some of the projects aiming to improve people’s lives after stroke.
My Stroke Guide is the Stroke Association's online stroke support tool. It connects you to others affected by stroke, and provides free access to trusted advice, information and support 24/7. Heidi and Grace share their story about how the stroke community helped them.
Find out about our Stroke Helpline and Information Service, the service standards we work to, and how we perform against these.
After a stroke or a transient ischaemic attack (TIA, or mini-stroke) by law you can't drive for a calendar month. Check if you are able to return to driving and if you need to tell the DVLA/DVA. Find out how to get back to driving following a stroke.
My Stroke Guide has been nominated for the 2015 Charity Times Award ‘Best Use of the Web’.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide support and information about reducing the risk of stroke.
It seems there are no locally commissioned stroke support services available in your area, but we can help you to access further sources of information and support: