Stroke News

News, personal stories and articles that offer support and guidance to all those affected by stroke.

Managing loneliness and isolation
Our Helpline offers help and advice about feelings of loneliness and isolation.
Chris's story
Chris had a stroke when he was 24, a week after the birth of his son. He explains how joining a stroke group helped his recovery.
Representing stroke survivors
Stroke survivor Nisba tells us about her experiences working to help deliver the improvements in stroke care set out in NHS England's Long Term Plan.
Attendance Allowance
Attendance Allowance is a benefit for people aged 65 or over who need help with their care because of an illness or disability.
Make your mobile or tablet easier to use
Most devices have accessibility features to enable you to adapt them to your needs. Here are our top tips.
Research around the UK
Come with us on a trip around Britain, to explore some of the research projects aiming to improve people’s lives after stroke.
My guide to My Stroke Guide
Rick Hein, a former IT Teacher used his “techie background” to help us test and develop our online support tool, My Stroke Guide.
Dawn's story
Dawn Minker had a stroke when she was a baby. But thinking she wouldn’t understand, her family decided not to tell her.
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