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.
There are plenty of holiday options to choose from if you or someone you care for has had a stroke. From respite breaks to accessible holiday packages, there are options that cater to many of the difficulties a stroke survivor might face. This guide offers some helpful tips on organising a holiday and some sources of help and advice you may find useful.
In this edition, hear inspirational stories of younger people affected by stroke - like Cailin who had a stroke before she was born. We also have tips to help you with drop foot and financial advice with a focus on Personal Independence Payments (PIP).
My Stroke Guide is the Stroke Association's online stroke support tool. It connects you to others affected by stroke, and provides free access to trusted advice, information and support 24/7. Rick and Marcia share their story about how the stroke community helped them.
My Stroke Guide is the Stroke Association's online stroke support tool. It connects you to others affected by stroke, and provides free access to trusted advice, information and support 24/7. Claire shares her story about how the stroke community helped her.
Behind much of our work is someone just like you. Our legacy giving team is here to help. We can offer you confidential advice, send you a free legacy pack and tell you more about the crucial role of legacy gifts as we work together to rebuild lives after stroke.
Most stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) survivors are asked to take medicines, which some can find difficult. However, taking the medicines prescribed after a stroke, or TIA, and following lifestyle advice can reduce the chance of another stroke by 80%.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide information and support for carers.
Browse through a list of organisations that can provide legal and financial support and information.