We are one of Britain’s oldest and most successful health charities. Our history goes back well over a century and here we chart our many phases, from inception to the present day.
We are committed to making sure people affected by stroke get the very best care and support. Find out how we work responsibly to achieve this.
Around a third of stroke survivors suffer from aphasia, a language disorder which can affect speech, comprehension and reading and writing skills. The Stroke Association has the skills and experience to help people with these communication disabilities.
Find out more about our leadership team and our Trustees.
Find out about setting up a regular donation to support stroke survivors in your area.
We are the UK’s leading stroke charity. We deliver stroke services across the UK, campaign for better stroke care, invest in research and fundraise to expand our reach to as many stroke survivors as possible.
Your donation will help rebuild the lives of stroke survivors.
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We strive to develop and extend partnerships in order to improve the quality of life after stroke and enhance stroke prevention.
Released today, the Scottish Stroke Improvement Programme 2016 Annual National Report includes data from the Scottish Stroke Care Audit. It describes the quality of stroke care in each acute hospital in Scotland, grouped by Health Board, during 2015, and measures each hospital against Scottish Stroke Care Standards (2013).