When someone close to you has had a stroke, they may need help and support after they return home from hospital. Find out the different ways you can support a stroke survivor, and what help and support is available for carers.
Stroke is one of the biggest killers in Wales and a leading cause of disability, with around 7,400 strokes occurring each year. There are nearly 67,000 stroke survivors living in Wales.
We're proud to have a brilliant array of high profile supporters who go the extra mile to raise awareness of our work and help us support and campaign for stroke survivors.
Whether it’s taking part in a fundraising run, meeting the people we support, or giving time for media interviews, we would like to thank everyone for being such an important part of our family.
This policy explains how we use information you give to us and how we protect your privacy.
We want to ensure that you have everything you need to make your event fun, but also to keep it safe and legal. Here's all the information we think you’ll need, but we are always here to help if you want further information or advice.
Some people can experience post-stroke seizures. A small number of people go on to develop epilepsy, which is a tendency to have repeated seizures. Find out about the different types of seizures and how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated.
We organise the largest multidisciplinary stroke conference and exhibition in the UK, bringing together professionals from all stages of the stroke pathway to learn the latest developments in research and practice.
Being told that you’ve got vascular dementia can be devastating, but people with dementia can lead active, purposeful lives. Find information and advice to help you adjust to living with vascular dementia.
Here are the answers to our most frequently asked questions regarding volunteering at the Stroke Association.
Our wide range of research awards offer a variety of opportunities for stroke researchers to gain funding. Our Lectureship awards aim to establish the next generation of research leaders in all disciplines relevant to stroke, supporting mid-career researchers to become experts and train others in their research fields.
Many people find that their financial situation changes after they have a stroke. This section describes the main benefits, credits and grants that are available from the government.