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About the UK Stroke Assembly

The UK Stroke Assembly gives people affected by stroke an opportunity to have their say on the issues that affect them. The Assembly will take place once a year. It brings together stroke survivors, carers, stroke charities and researchers. The messages that come out of the Assembly will be passed on to decision makers and those working in the field of stroke.

The first ever UK Stroke Assembly took place in June 2011. It was attended by 200 people and was a great success.  Now in its fourth year the Assembly has grown in success each year.

See the short film below that highlights why delegates attend the UK Stroke Assembly.

We will be updating this website with more videos, photos, quotes and messages from the 2014 UK Stroke Assembly. You will also be able to view the presentations and films used at the Assembly. Finally we will let you know what were the key messages that came out of the 2014 Assembly and how these are being used.

A key message from the UK Stroke Assembly 2013 was about aphasia etiquette.