Meet the stroke survivors and researchers working together to develop a new aphasia treatment. Find out about sailing after stroke and how to build activities that help with rehabilitation into your daily routine.
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.
Neil Johnson from Airdrie in Scotland had a stroke at the age of 32. The effects were devastating - he couldn’t walk or talk. After months of rehabilitation, Neil wants to raise awareness that a stroke happens in the brain and can happen to anyone of any age.
The Stroke Priority Setting Partnership is being guided by a Steering Group. Members include people affected by stroke, health and social care professionals, and those in supporting roles. Where two people are named for one organisation, they are sharing one place.
Some people can experience post-stroke seizures. A small number of people go on to develop epilepsy, which is a tendency to have repeated seizures. Find out about the different types of seizures and how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated.
Fatigue is common after stroke, but there’s currently a lack of treatment available for fatigue after stroke. This research will create a fatigue management programme designed to support stroke survivors to self-manage their fatigue.
We’re looking for three Voluntary Group Committee Members to join our new Caring for Stroke group that we are currently setting up, which will be located at 280 The Meadway, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4PE. Meeting day and time is to be confirmed.
Byrony had a stroke on Christmas Eve 2017, aged 24. Read more about Bryony and her stroke journey.
Goal B of our corporate strategy is to ensure that everyone affected by stroke has access to the rehabilitation and lifelong support they need.
One sided weakness or paralysis after a stroke is not uncommon. Learn more about how physiotherapy works for stroke survivors with with one sided weakness.