We believe in life after stroke. That’s why we actively campaign for better stroke care, working with politicians of all parties to ensure stroke remains high on the political agenda. It's why we fund research into finding new treatments, and also ways of reducing the risk of stroke across the UK. Find out what we're up to across Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
During February and March pharmacies across Wales are joining the Lower Your Risk of Stroke campaign, a partnership between Community Pharmacy Wales, Public Health Wales and the Stroke Association.
Our campaign report on the real impact of mini-stroke (also known as transient ischaemic attack or TIA).
Suzi’s Life was turned upside down when her husband had a devastating stroke at the age of 40. Read her story.
Our campaign aims to secure a commitment from the government for a new stroke strategy to improve the care, support and treatment of stroke survivors.
Fill out this form to get up-to-date information on our latest campaigns and policy work. You will receive information, updates and actions you can take to support our work further and helps us achieve change to benefit stroke survivors.
Download a free FAST information pack. We want as many people as possible to know the FAST test and be able to recognise a stroke.
In our new advert, survivors describe experiencing life-changing strokes in their own words. Stroke is serious, but it doesn’t have to be a life sentence. Recovery is tough but with the right specialist support and a ton of courage and determination, it is possible. Together we can support stroke survivors in rebuilding their lives.
We are excited to share that the Government has just committed to the new national plan for stroke that we have been developing with NHS England.
In January, NHS England announced their Long Term Plan, in which stroke has been named as a new national priority. It also includes sections on both stroke care as well as cardiovascular disease.