After a stroke or a transient ischaemic attack (TIA, or mini-stroke) by law you can't drive for a calendar month. Check if you are able to return to driving and if you need to tell the DVLA/DVA. Find out how to get back to driving following a stroke.
A stroke doesn't have to stop you from going on holiday. There are plenty of ways to take a break, it may just take a little extra planning.
Our new Stroke Association Connect service offers a lifeline to people affected by stroke, by proactively reaching out to offer essential reassurance and information, and to connect them to available ongoing support to help them rebuild their lives.
For stroke survivors, being asked to stay at home and away from other people might feel like a lot to deal with. It could also be tricky to work out if your emotions are due to stroke, or worry around coronavirus (COVID-19). Here are our tips on how to manage when you’re staying at home.
Vicki from our Stroke Helpline shares her top tips for stroke survivors, friends and family on managing loneliness and isolation during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) stay-at-home measures.
It can be hard for stroke survivors and their families to cope with the financial aftermath of a stroke. Struggling to keep up with essential bills and other regular payments can mean extra stress and worry at what is already a difficult time.
Our Here for You telephone service connects stroke survivors and carers to trained volunteers, to offer support following a stroke and to help combat feelings of isolation through informal chats about the things that you find interesting.
Simon's mum had a massive stroke that turned both their worlds upside down. Find out more about Simon's stroke story.
We know connecting with others affected by stroke is often the most important thing in helping to rebuild life after stroke. And groups across the country provide this vital support to stroke survivors and carers.
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.