Make May Purple for stroke is the Stroke Association's annual stroke awareness month, which takes place every May.
This leaflet has information for children about what happens when someone has a stroke.
When you have a stroke you need information you can trust. That’s why we produce high-quality information for stroke survivors and their families.
Find out more about the different types of stroke and why they happen.
No two strokes are the same. How well you recover and how long it takes is different for everyone, but making sure that you receive treatment as quickly as possible will give you the best chance of making a good recovery.
The FAST test helps you understand the signs of stroke. If you or someone you know shows any of these signs, call 999.
Southampton Stroke Health Promotion and Engagement works directly with members of the public to disseminate health promotion messages and raise awareness of stroke.
Around 85% of strokes are due to a blocked blood vessel in the brain, known as an ischaemic stroke. This guide explains what an ischaemic stroke is, what can cause you to have one, and how it is usually diagnosed and treated.