Rick Hein, a former IT Teacher used his “techie background” to help us test and develop our online support tool, My Stroke Guide.
The story of Martin, who had a stroke on Christmas day in 2009.
My Stroke Guide’s trusted online support is all in one place, whenever you need it, to guide you through your stroke recovery journey. Access easy-to-read information, advice and videos. Connect to other stroke survivors in the 'My social' community pages.
Stroke can change your life in an instant. Whether it’s happened to you or someone close to you, My Stroke Guide can help. The guide has been designed with stroke survivors and carers to ensure their needs are at the heart of what it does.Easy-to-read information, advice and videos from the Stroke Association explain everything you need to know after a stroke. Our chat forum can connect you with our online community, to find out how others manage their recovery.This service aims to help you gain access to My Stroke Guide, and have confidence using its features.
A few days before her 51st birthday in May 2016, Donna Mackenzie-Smyth had two strokes. The effects of stroke had a huge impact on Donna’s life. This is her story.
This Christmas, help a stroke survivor make their best possible recovery, find the magic of Christmas again and believe “I am more than my stroke”.
Your donation will help us change the world for stroke survivors.
Many strokes can be prevented. Although you cannot change some of the things that increase your risk of stroke, like your age, there are others that you can change.
Emma Raven was 33 years old when she had a stroke, just five days after discovering she was pregnant. Read her story.
Finn suffered a stroke aged 44, caused by a carotid artery tear during a workout at the gym that morning. Read about Finn's life as a stroke survivor.