Over 150 stroke survivors, carers, volunteers and stroke professionals attended the UK Stroke Assembly North (30-31 May in Crewe). The aim of the event is to give a voice to people affected by stroke and aphasia, providing an opportunity to meet with and influence decision makers.
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Life After Stroke Award winners Bethany, Marvin and Marcia explain why they’re striking back against stroke. And find out how you can get involved in campaigning, the future of our research and developing aphasia information.
Lydia Lockhart, a Stroke Coordinator for Southampton, describes her role within the Stroke Association and what this involves.
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.
Find out more about our international work and our support of existing and new Stroke Support Organisations.
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Our vision is for there to be fewer strokes, and for people affected by stroke to get the help they need to live the best life they can.
We are committed to making sure people affected by stroke get the very best care and support. Find out how we work responsibly to achieve this.