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.
The Stroke Association is the leading charity in the UK changing the world for people affected by stroke.
Stroke changes lives, not just for you but for your family as well. It's important to find out as much as you can about the practical, emotional and financial support that's available.
After a stroke, you may be eager to get back in the driving seat. However, strokes and TIAs can affect your ability to drive and there are procedures in place that you should follow if you want to drive again.
If someone you know has had a stroke, it’s likely that you’re going to have lots of questions. That’s why we’re here. Our "Five things you need to do" can help you start to get the answers you need.
A stroke won’t just affect you, but everyone around you too. It can put a strain on your relationships and can also affect your sex life. But there are things you can do to help you cope with the impact.
When you're well enough to leave hospital what happens when you go home? Find out what support you should receive when returning home and how we at the Stroke Association can help.
Hammersmith ans Fulham Life After Stroke Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group that meets fortnightly.
A stroke is not something you prepare for. So you’re going to have a lot of questions when it happens. That’s why we’re here. We’ve tackled some of the questions that you're likely to have, including details of how to find out more.
Whether you'll be able to return to work and what you're going to do if you can't may be causing you a lot of worry.