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.
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.
This guide provides information about why someone might not survive a stroke, and the emotional impact on family and carers. Plus a list of useful resources to help you with practical issues such as how to register a death, finding professional counselling services, and support for bereaved children.
Caring for a stroke survivor can be a challenge. Many carers feel exhausted and isolated, and the financial impact can come as a shock. This guide has information and advice for anyone caring for a stroke survivor at home, and explains some of the benefits you might be entitled to as a carer.