Press Releases

Care and Support Alliance: The English public has given a ‘vote of no confidence’ in the care system

Sep 01, 2014 09:46 BST Stroke Association One of the largest ever independent surveys of social care in England shows people back funding increase - Six in 10 people are not confident they will receive sufficient care; that goes up to seven in 10 for over 60s - Two thirds of those aged 60 and over in England believe government should be doing more in this area and less in others

Norfolk resident takes on the Bupa Great North Run to raise funds for the Stroke Association

Aug 29, 2014 10:22 BST Stroke Association

Aug 22, 2014 10:00 BST Uppsala University In a new study published in Nature Communications, research scientists from Uppsala University present for the first time a large-scale study of the significance of genetic, clinical and lifestyle factors for protein levels in the bloodstream. The results of the study show that genetics and lifestyle are determining factors for protein levels.

Stroke Association awarded Skills for Health Quality Mark

Aug 21, 2014 10:04 BST Stroke Association The Stroke Association has been awarded the Skills for Health Quality Mark as a healthcare training provider. The award identifies the highest quality training that offers value for money and expert understanding of the health care industry.

Cyclist takes on 1,100 mile challenge for Stroke Association in memory of his father

Aug 19, 2014 11:07 BST Stroke Association Tom Williams, a young graduate from Bridgend, is cycling 1100 miles from Calais to Rome in memory of his father who died of stroke.

Herne Hill resident tackles Resolution Run for stroke

Aug 18, 2014 13:30 BST Stroke Association

Going…Going…Gone! BBC’s Nick Davies flogs antiques for stroke

Aug 18, 2014 10:30 BST Stroke Association

Hillingdon P.E teacher takes on the Bupa Great North Run for stroke

Aug 11, 2014 10:27 BST Stroke Association

12 hour stroke challenge raises an oar-some amount of money for the Stroke Association!

Aug 08, 2014 09:45 BST Stroke Association

Staffordshire resident tackles Great North Run for stroke

Aug 06, 2014 10:42 BST Stroke Association