A stroke can happen at any age. There are over 400 childhood strokes a year in the UK, affecting babies, children and young people.
The Stroke Association has developed a number of resources relating to stroke in childhood through its Childhood Stroke Support Service.
Stroke can happen to anyone, including children. The causes of stroke for children are very different from those for adults. This guide explains what can cause stroke in children and how it is treated.
Find out information on childhood stroke and where to find support, including the causes, treatment and impact of stroke on children and families.
On this page you can find information on common childhood stroke symptoms, diagnosis and treatments.
The Childhood Stroke Project is a collaboration between the Stroke Association and the Evelina London Children's Hospital.
Published online (ahead of print in the journal Annals of Neurology), the results of a new study found that one year after arterial ischaemic stroke (AIS), the rate of death, recurrence of stroke, and neurological impairment was lower than reports in previous studies.
This week, the Child stroke project celebrates its second anniversary helping young stroke survivors.