The UK Stroke Assembly, Wales, took place 15 November 2017 at the Copthorne Hotel, Cardiff. Over 100 people 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.
Stroke is one of the biggest killers in Wales and a leading cause of disability, with around 7,400 strokes occurring each year. There are nearly 67,000 stroke survivors living in Wales.
Stroke still strikes every five minutes in the UK and recovery is tougher than ever with increased isolation and social distancing.
Find out how we’ve helped Jim to rebuild his life and how we’re developing new ways to make sure we can still be there for stroke survivors, and our NHS.
Find out how we have been making stroke the priority it needs to be.
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Find out more about our leadership team and our Trustees.
Our policy positions set out in detail where we stand on big issues that affect stroke survivors and the wider world of stroke.
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Claire has been a Stroke Supporter Coordinator in the Fylde and Wyre area for almost five years. She tells us how her job has changed during the coronavirus pandemic.
Juliet Bouverie, Chief Executive of the Stroke Association, took the opportunity to tell Her Majesty The Queen about stroke survivors' amazing recoveries at her OBE award ceremony.
We’ve focused on evolving our culture so that our staff and volunteers are equipped to adapt and respond to the challenges of delivering our new strategy.