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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

UK Stroke Assembly South inspires a new audience

on Wed, 13/07/2016 - 12:48

The first ever UK Stroke Assembly South was held on Thursday 7 and Friday 8 July near Swindon, reaching a new audience of stroke survivors and carers, and giving them a platform to have their say and take action on stroke. 

Delegates were inspired by talks from stroke survivors and professionals working in stroke research and rehabilitation. Visit our Facebook page for photos from the event, or click here to find out more.

Amazing couple of days at UK Stroke Assembly North

on Fri, 27/05/2016 - 13:23

Over 120 people affected by stroke attended the UK Stroke Assembly North on 13-14 June, with many encouraging stories and experiences shared. Thank you to everyone who came to the East Midlands Conference Centre and helped make the energetic event a success.

A brief summary of the event and photos can be found on the Stroke Association Facebook page, or click here for further information.

Further updates and copies of the presentations will be added here soon, but in the meantime, if you have any feedback about the event, please do let us know and send us an email or call 01527 903917.

Help us get better support for stroke survivors

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

We're calling on the government to introduce a new stroke strategy, to address the variations in stroke care and treatment in England, drive new advances in treatment and improve support for people affected by stroke.​

Click here to sign our petition and help make sure that stroke is on the government's agenda and that stroke survivors get the support they need.


Successful Stroke Assembly held in Scotland

on Tue, 01/03/2016 - 10:18

More than 60 stroke survivors, carers, groups and professionals attended the first ever Scotland Stroke Assembly on Tuesday 15 April.  Held at the Stirling Court Hotel, delegates heard inspirational stroke stories, had their say on matters important to them and learnt about developments in stroke care and research in Scotland.

Click here to read more about this energetic event.