Join Team Stroke for the Bath Half Marathon 2020, and be part of one of the longest established and most popular city centre road events in the UK, with a fantastic atmosphere that’s second to none. Take part in this amazing event while helping us raise money for those affected by stroke.
We strive to develop and extend partnerships in order to improve the quality of life after stroke and enhance stroke prevention.
Gareth Davies had a stroke because of high blood pressure and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.
Read about our who we are and what we do as a charity.
Join Team Stroke for the 2019 Simplyhealth Great East Run in September. Whether you’re new to running, looking for a challenge, or aiming for a record PB, this could be the event for you. Sign up today for one of our charity places to guarantee your place in this exciting event.
Luna features in our Rebuilding Lives campaign. She had a stroke aged 20, while studying at university. She now volunteers to raise awareness of stroke in young people.
We are one of Britain’s oldest and most successful health charities. Our history goes back well over a century and here we chart our many phases, from inception to the present day.
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.
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.
Susan Butcher had a stroke in 2012 and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.