The UK Stroke Assembly, Wales, took place 15 November 2017 at the Copthorne Hotel, Cardiff. Over 100 people came together to take action and have their say on stroke and aphasia. Read about the event, view photos and presentations from the plenary talks and workshops.
Stroke is one of the biggest killers in Wales and a leading cause of disability, with around 7,400 strokes occurring each year. There are nearly 67,000 stroke survivors living in Wales.
Every year we partner with RNIB to help raise awareness of regular eye tests.
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.
Gareth Davies had a stroke because of high blood pressure and is supporting a new campaign from the Stroke Association which aims to reduce the number of strokes across Wales.
Public Health Wales is reminding stroke survivors to get protected against flu with a free NHS vaccination if they haven’t had one yet this winter.
The Stroke Association has launched a Wales-wide campaign aimed at reducing the number of strokes across the country.
Ana Palazon, Director Cymru of the Stroke Association, responds to findings of the third annual report on stroke services in Wales.
Pob blwyddyn mae'r Gymdeithas Strôc yn gweithio efo RNIB Cymru i codi ymwybyddiaeth o gael profion llygaid rheolaidd.
Fundraiser Fiona Beavan shaved her head to raise money for the Stroke Association after her brother had a stroke.
Abergele Stroke Club meet twice a month on alternate Thursdays, please contact Joan for the date of the next meeting. They enjoy a fortnightly social gathering aswell as trips, parties, speakers. The club have a mini bus so can provide transport on request.