Support Organisations – The Stroke Association
Are a charity organisation who support stroke survivors to make the best recovery they can. As well as providing information on all aspects of having a stroke, they give details of practical support and social clubs and groups in your area, and can offer grant payments to stroke survivors.
The Stroke Network
Is an online support organisation for people worldwide to share their experiences of surviving a stroke with others.
Directory of Stroke Resources
The brain needs a constant blood supply to function. When a stroke happens, blood flow to part of the brain is cut off and brain cells are damaged or die. Strokes are sudden, have an immediate effect and are an emergency. This site has information to help you recognize a stroke, as well as links to support resources.