This is a very exciting time to join the Stroke Association and this post presents a real opportunity for an ambitious fundraising specialist to make their mark. Under the leadership of our CEO and Executive Director of Income Generation we are now developing a new strategy for doubling income from voluntary fundraising.
This is a very exciting time to join the Stroke Association and this post presents an ambitious fundraising specialist with a real opportunity to make their mark.
The findings of this research could help provide stroke survivors and their relatives with more accurate information about what impacts they can expect over time and will help doctors and therapists identify which patients with visual neglect will benefit the most from new treatments.
This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic leader to join the Senior Management Team in Wales and drive our vision through our influencing work.
Presented today at the European Stroke Organisation Conference in Gothenburg, the results of the international WAKE-UP trial suggest that thousands of people who wake up with a stroke each year in the UK could now benefit from life-changing thrombolysis treatment.
As part of our five-year research strategy we have made a commitment to working with others to achieve a clear vision about the future priorities for stroke research.
Read about our vision, mission and values to help all those touched by stroke get the help they need..
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 upto across Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
After a stroke, you may be eager to get back in the driving seat. However, strokes and TIAs can affect your ability to drive and there are procedures in place that you should follow if you want to drive again.
Existing vision tests do not tell us how a patient’s life will be influenced by their vision problems. This project aims to understand how the results of vision tests relate to how stroke survivors will be able to function in their daily lives.