Richard Hein supports stroke survivors in many ways, find out how he has a unique role with technology.
If you have a general enquiry about volunteering please complete this form.
There are thousands of other people affected by stroke out there. The Supporters’ Network can help you stay in touch.
As a Policy and Influencing Reference Group Supporter, you will take part Skypeype calls and email communications to help us shape the campaigns we are involved in, ensuring that we reflect the concerns and priorities of stroke survivors and their families.
We currently offer a range of services covering the whole stroke pathway that supports over 60,000 stroke survivors, carers and families every year, to ensure they get the help they need.
Stroke survivors and carers may need a wide range of support to help with their stroke recovery. Peer support from other stroke survivors and carers can really make a difference here.
My Stroke Guide is an online tool designed to help individuals self-manage their own condition after a stroke. My Stroke Guide Buddies visit stroke survivors and their carers’ in a variety of locations and settings and introduce them to this tool.
Our service groups play an important role in ensuring that stroke survivors don’t become socially isolated. They also help to build the confidence and self-esteem of the people who attend. As a Service Group Supporter, you will be part of a team assisting in the running of one or more of these service groups.
At the Stroke Association, we support people to make the best possible recovery following a stroke. One of the ways we help is through our Life After Stroke grants. Our LAS Grants volunteers apply for grants on behalf of stroke survivors and in doing so offer financial support to those most in need.
Our voluntary groups play an important role in ensuring that stroke survivors do not become socially isolated. They also help to build the confidence and self-esteem of the people who attend. Our Stroke Group Supporters assist in the running of one, or sometimes more, of these local voluntary groups