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The UK Stroke Assembly: an annual event that enables stroke survivors and their families to express their opinions and hopes in a UK-wide forum. Find out more

Getting ready for 2015!

on Mon, 09/02/2015 - 17:07

Plans are well underway to make the UK Stroke Assembly 2015 better than ever!   Click here to see the provisional programme.  We have listened to all your suggestions about the programme content and structure and tried to accommodate as many of your requests as possible.  We have also been working with experts to make the booking process simpler.

Bookings are now open.  Click here for details

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How accessible is the event?

The Steering Group work very hard to make the UK Stroke Assembly accessible for as many people as possible. An Advisory Group of stroke survivors and carers also help us to do this by giving advice on what their needs are and where we could make further improvements.

Here is a list of some of the things we do to make the event as accessible as possible:

  • Choosing the right venue - considering the layout and seating, bedroom facilities, access for wheelchair users, location, parking
  • Menu choices are suitable for those with one sided weakness
  • Carefully plan the structure and content of the
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What is on the Assembly programme?

The programme for the UK Stroke Assembly is decided by stroke survivors, carers and people working in the field of stroke.  Click here to see the provisional programme.

To allow as many people to travel in the morning as possible registration will be from 10am on Tuesday 9 June and the event will start at 11.30am. The event will end at approx 2.30pm on Wednesday 10 June.  N/B times are provisional and will be confirmed in the final programme.

Click here to see details of the 2014 UK Stroke Assembly programme.

 

 

 

 

 

Leading stroke organisations join the Steering Group

on Mon, 09/02/2015 - 17:20

We are pleased to announce that Connect and Different Strokes have recenlty joined the UK Stroke Assembly Steering Group.   We are also joined by user representatives from all four nations.  Together we are working together to plan an exciting UK Stroke Assembly in 2015. Click here to find out more about all the Steering Group members and their role.

With your help we will Take action on stroke.

2014 UK Stroke Assembly presentations now available to view!

on Sat, 16/08/2014 - 00:00

Presentations from the 2014 UK Stroke Assembly can now be viewed here.  To see a copy of the programme and more information about the speakers click here.

If you would like more information about any of the topics covered please contact the Stroke Association or Speakability.