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 explains some of the risk factors for stroke that only affect women, and offers other sources of information and support that you may find useful.
If you are of African or Caribbean origin, you may have a higher risk of stroke than other people in the UK due to health conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes and sickle cell disease. This guide explains more about your risk of a stroke, and what you can do to reduce your risk.