Just days before her 51st birthday, Donna had two strokes. She says, “I felt a strange sense of impending doom. For me, the feeling was instant; it was like my body had been sliced in half.” Thankfully, Donna’s Stroke Association Support Coordinator helped her to overcome the barriers she faced by encouraging her to attend various Stroke Association Groups.
Announced today, AMRC Open Research is a new online platform for publishing medical research findings and is co-funded by the Stroke Association.
Roald Dahl, the nation's favourite children's author, played a part in creating the Stroke Association.
Our report ‘Current, future and avoidable costs of stroke in the UK’ suggests that investing in stroke research today could lead to a significant reduction in the burden of stroke in the future.
We need your support to continue to invest in research that will help to save lives and enable stroke survivors to make the best possible recovery.
Make May Purple for stroke is our annual stroke awareness month, taking place every May. This year we want you to host a Purple Tea Party in your local group, to help raise funds that will enable your group to provide a support group for stroke survivors.
The aim of this research programme is to develop a human brain bank to support biomedical research into the pathophysiology of human SVD that may be used nationally and internationally.
Discover how stroke research changed the story for both John and Karen – the real heroes behind our current research campaign
If you are looking for a wide range of daily living aids at competitive prices, our new shopping partner Essential Aids may have just the thing for you.
Looking for travel insurance after a stroke? AllClear is a specialist medical travel insurance company that covers many health conditions, including stroke.
Find out more about Give a Hand and Bake and how you can get involved.