Make stroke a priority in Northern Ireland
Type: Campaigns
We are calling on the next Northern Ireland Assembly to make stroke a priority. We need firm commitments on reshaping stroke care, investment in rehabilitation and ambition on prevention to ensure lives are saved and rebuilt after stroke.
UK stroke guidelines
These stroke guidelines and policies benchmark the level of care stroke patients should expect from their local services across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
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Stroke recoveries at risk report: Northern Ireland
Type: Campaigns
The Stroke Association's Stroke recoveries at risk report is based upon the responses of almost 2000 people affected by stroke, including 104 people from Northern Ireland, making it the largest survey of the stroke community since Covid-19 took hold.
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Stroke survivors in Northern Ireland “struggling to recover”
Type: Research
A new report, published on Monday 18 February 2019 by the Stroke Association, reveals that around half of all stroke survivors in Northern Ireland feel abandoned when they leave hospital and are unable to make a full recovery due to a lack of rehabilitation and on-going support.
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Stroke recoveries at risk report: around the UK
Type: Campaigns
Find out how Covid-19 has affected stroke treatment and care in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
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Call for lectureship applications now open for 2019
Type: Research
Our UK Lectureship awards are available to researchers across Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England. Our Joint Stroke Association and Health and Care Research Wales Lectureship Award is available to researchers in Wales only.
Sharing the key messages from the UK Stroke Assembly on getting back to work after stroke
Delegates at the 2019 UK Stroke Assembly events in Northern Ireland and East Midlands told us the key messages they want stroke professionals to be aware of.
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National Clinical Guideline for Stroke
Read the National Clinical Guideline for Stroke, which provides guidance to improve the quality of care delivered to every adult who has a stroke in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
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Free Wills Month
Free Wills Month returns during October 2020, to a large number of towns and cities across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Throughout the month, anyone aged 55 and over can make or update their Will completely free of charge, with a trusted solicitor.
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Benefits and financial help after a stroke
Type: Support
Many people find that their finances suffer after a stroke. This page is about the main types of financial help available, and where to go for individual advice.