Film-maker Lotje Sodderland (‘My Beautiful Broken Brain’; ‘Can You Rebuild My Brain?’) directed our Rebuilding Lives campaign. Lotje tells us what the campaign means to her.
Our prevention events help people to understand the link between high blood pressure and stroke, other stroke risk factors and what they can do to reduce their risk of having a stroke. We offer free blood pressure information and hold free blood pressure testing events across the UK.
The Exhibition and Stroke Club Exchange are a key part of the UK Stroke Club Conference. Based in the hub of the conference centre, the exhibition provides delegates with a chance to learn about products and services that can support groups and their members in their life after stroke.
The UK Stroke Assembly Central took place on Monday 1 and Tuesday 2 July 2019 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, East Midlands Airport, Derby. Run over two full days this residential event was packed with positive vibes and determination that things are changing and stroke is been made a priority.
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.
The UK Stroke Assembly South took place on 3-4 July 2017 at the Radisson Blu Stansted, Essex. Over 160 people affected by stroke came together to take action and have their say on stroke and aphasia. Read about the event, view photos and presentations from the plenary talks and workshops.
The UK Stroke Assembly North took place on 30-31 May 2017 at Crewe Hall, Cheshire. Over 150 people affected by stroke came together to take action and have their say on stroke and aphasia. Read about the event, view photos and presentations from the plenary talks and workshops.
Max features in our Rebuilding Lives campaign. He had a stroke at his 7th birthday party. Find out how he's rebuilding his life after childhood stroke.
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.
Paul features in our Rebuilding Lives campaign. He was 40 years old when he had a stroke. During his recovery, Paul attended our Communication Support Service and soon became a volunteer Stroke Association Ambassador.