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Hampshire stroke survivor finds his voice and helps others

Hampshire stroke survivor finds his voice and helps others

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2018 14:04 BST

Harold Conqueror, 81, from Romsey, dedicates his time to help local stroke survivors in their recovery, after a stroke 14 years ago left him unable to speak.

​Local stroke group invites people to Give a Hand and Bake for the Stroke Association

​Local stroke group invites people to Give a Hand and Bake for the Stroke Association

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2018 10:34 BST

The Pennine Stroke Support Group is holding an event Rochdale Leisure Centre on Saturday 20 October, to support the Stroke Association’s latest fundraising initiative: Give a Hand and Bake.

Young Taunton stroke survivor takes on Portsmouth 16k

Young Taunton stroke survivor takes on Portsmouth 16k

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2018 08:00 BST

Sophie Barrett, 26, from Taunton, is running 16k for charity after surviving a stroke at the age of 21. She will take part in the Simplyhealth Great South Run on Sunday 21 October to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

​Local stroke group invites people to Give a Hand and Bake for the Stroke Association

​Local stroke group invites people to Give a Hand and Bake for the Stroke Association

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2018 15:05 BST

The Stroke Wellbeing and Activity Group in Kirklees is holding an event at Salvation Army in Heckmondwike on Thursday 25 October, to support the Stroke Association’s latest fundraising initiative: Give a Hand and Bake.

Four time stroke survivor urges Leeds residents to get baking and raise some dough for charity

Four time stroke survivor urges Leeds residents to get baking and raise some dough for charity

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2018 13:42 BST

Leeds stroke survivor, Julie Pearson, is calling on local residents to get baking this October to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Havant resident takes on Portsmouth 16k for the Stroke Association

Havant resident takes on Portsmouth 16k for the Stroke Association

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2018 11:40 BST

Ash Rowlands, 42, from Havant, is taking on the Simplyhealth Great South Run on Sunday 21 October to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Rhywbeth blasus ar gyfer rhoi help law i bobi

Rhywbeth blasus ar gyfer rhoi help law i bobi

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2018 12:18 BST

Ydych chi'n meddwl beth i 'w greu ar gyfer 'Rhoi Help Law i Bobi' fis Hydref? Cewch eich hysbrydoli gan y codwr arian ardderchog Marie o Slimtone Healthy Living Pen y bont ar Ogwr, sy’n ein cefnogi wrth i nifer o oroeswyr strôc ddod i’w dosbarthiadau cadw’n iach.

​Are you wondering what to create for Give a Hand and Bake in support of stroke this month?

​Are you wondering what to create for Give a Hand and Bake in support of stroke this month?

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2018 12:10 BST

Get inspired by our great supporter Marie from Bridgend’s Slimtone healthy living classes with 12 slices of her not too naughty lemon drizzle cake.

Local stroke group invites people to Give a Hand and Bake for the Stroke Association

Local stroke group invites people to Give a Hand and Bake for the Stroke Association

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2018 14:33 BST

The Hillingdon Stroke Association Voluntary Group is holding an event at Bailey Hall, Christ Church on Monday 22 October to support the Stroke Association’s latest fundraising initiative: Give a Hand and Bake.

Charity calls for fundraisers to face the Halloween heat

Charity calls for fundraisers to face the Halloween heat

Press Releases   •   Oct 08, 2018 20:02 BST

The Stroke Association is calling for daredevils to walk barefoot across burning coals and raise vital funds at a Halloween firewalk at Colchester FC football stadium.

Local stroke survivor urges Norwich residents to get baking and  raise some dough for charity

Local stroke survivor urges Norwich residents to get baking and raise some dough for charity

Press Releases   •   Oct 08, 2018 14:50 BST

Lily Aldis, 21, is taking part in the Give a Hand and Bake campaign to raise awareness that stroke can happen to anyone.

Wiltshire stroke survivor reaches a fundraising success for the Stroke Association by cycling the length of Ireland

Wiltshire stroke survivor reaches a fundraising success for the Stroke Association by cycling the length of Ireland

Press Releases   •   Oct 08, 2018 10:34 BST

A stroke survivor from Wiltshire has cycled 500 miles over six days, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Local stroke survivor urges Crawley residents to get baking and  raise some dough for charity

Local stroke survivor urges Crawley residents to get baking and raise some dough for charity

Press Releases   •   Oct 08, 2018 09:04 BST

Crawley stroke survivor and budding baker, Emma Berrisford, is calling on local residents to get baking this October to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

​Oldham stroke survivors get active with Stroke Association’s new Moving Forward programme

​Oldham stroke survivors get active with Stroke Association’s new Moving Forward programme

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2018 10:35 BST

The Stroke Association has launched its new Moving Forward After Stroke programme in Oldham, to help local stroke survivors get more active.

London residents cycle to fundraising success for the Stroke Association

London residents cycle to fundraising success for the Stroke Association

Press Releases   •   Oct 02, 2018 16:50 BST

Around 350 people from across London cycled on Sunday 30 September, raising more than £40,000 for the Stroke Association at the charity’s Escape the City Bike Ride.

Jersey resident tackles New York Marathon for the Stroke Association

Jersey resident tackles New York Marathon for the Stroke Association

Press Releases   •   Oct 02, 2018 10:58 BST

Emily Le Beuvant, 32 from St Lawrence, is taking on the New York Marathon on Sunday 4 November, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Support for stroke survivors in North Devon grows with launch of new support service

Support for stroke survivors in North Devon grows with launch of new support service

Press Releases   •   Oct 02, 2018 08:29 BST

The Stroke Association has launched a new service for local support to help more people affected by stroke in North Devon.

Local stroke survivor urges Plymouth residents to get baking and raise some dough for charity

Local stroke survivor urges Plymouth residents to get baking and raise some dough for charity

Press Releases   •   Oct 01, 2018 08:50 BST

Young Plymouth stroke survivor and budding baker, Beth Horton, is calling on local residents to get baking this October to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Elusen Gymraeg yn cynnig cymorth i arbed unigrwydd a achosir gan strôc

Elusen Gymraeg yn cynnig cymorth i arbed unigrwydd a achosir gan strôc

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2018 13:19 BST

Mae Heidi Mathews, â goroesodd strôc yn ei 40au, yn canmol dau fenter newydd wedi eu ddarparu gan y Gymdeithas Strôc, elusen blaenllaw yn y maes, sydd wir wedi helpu yn ei hadferiad.

Welsh charity tackles loneliness and isolation caused by stroke

Welsh charity tackles loneliness and isolation caused by stroke

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2018 13:17 BST

Stroke survivor, Heidi Mathews, praises two new initiatives provided by leading charity, the Stroke Association which have helped hugely in her recovery.