After one of the toughest years in the NHS’s history, it’s essential that the NHS and all its partners pool their collective strengths.
Stroke is one of the biggest killers in Wales and a leading cause of disability, with around 8,000 strokes occurring each year. There are nearly 69,000 stroke survivors living in Wales.
Stroke Association Connect has been developed alongside NHS England and NHS Improvement. Suzanne was referred to this service as a newly diagnosed stroke survivor.
When you’re rebuilding your life after a stroke, the cost of paying for your medication can be an extra worry. But you may be able to get help with prescription payments.
Find out how we have been making stroke the priority it needs to be, and our various achievements as a result of having this important goal.
If you’ve been affected by stroke, our Stroke Helpline is here to support you you. We can offer advice, support and guidance, and we can answer your questions about stroke.
Our UK Lectureship awards are available to researchers across Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England. Our Joint Stroke Association & Health and Care Research Wales Lectureship Award is available to researchers in Wales only.
Many people find that their financial situation changes after they have a stroke. This guide describes the main benefits, financial support and grants that are available from the government, local council and employers.
Find out more about our people, our leadership team and our Trustees. View a short video to see what motivates us and what it’s like in our charity.
Read details about our past campaigns throughout the years, what they have achieved and the reports created from them.
In a year in which healthcare staff across the UK have gone the extra mile, the team at the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board Stroke Service are doing even more to support those affected by stroke.