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Someone in the UK has a stroke every five minutes, and each year we provide support, information and advice to over 100,000 people. Protecting our supporters is of the utmost importance to us.
Our cover star, Paul, tells us how humour and storytelling have helped him to come to terms with his stroke. Our Helpline Team also share their advice on finding support if you or a loved one has been diagnosed with vascular dementia.
Stroke survivor Ian tells us how joining a stroke group changed his outlook on life for the better, and shares his group's plans to Make May Purple. Explore our advice and ideas for accessible days out and our Helpline guidance on getting back to work after a stroke. Plus, find out how you can get involved in Step Out for Stroke.
Meet Baz, one of the stars of our new TV campaign, and hear how he's been slowly rebuilding his life since his stroke 27 years ago. We also share some tips on tackling loneliness and advice on coping with anger after stroke.
Find out about the pioneering stroke research that is shaping the future for stroke survivors; how a Life After Stroke Grant helped Megan Giglia achieve Paralympic gold; and read our top tips for cycling after stroke.
Goal B of our corporate strategy is to ensure that everyone affected by stroke has access to the rehabilitation and lifelong support they need.
Please get in touch with us if you need information, support or if you have a general query.
The UK Stroke Assembly, Wales, took place 15 November 2017 at the Copthorne Hotel, Cardiff. Over 100 people came together to take action and have their say on stroke and aphasia. Read about the event, view photos and presentations from the plenary talks and workshops.