The Stroke Association

The Stroke Association

Charity information

The Stroke Association

We want a world where there are fewer strokes and all those touched by stroke get the help they need.

Founded 1992

  • Mission statement

    Every five minutes someone in the UK has a stroke. A stroke doesn't discriminate. It can happen to anyone at any time in their life.

    Strokes are sudden and their consequences can be devastating. The Stroke Association is the only national charity solely concerned with helping everyone affected by stroke. Our vision is to have a world where there are fewer strokes, and all those touched by stroke get the help they need. Our mission is to prevent strokes, and reduce their effect through providing services, campaigning, education and research.

  • Aims

    The Stroke Association aims to:

    • Reduce the levels of impairment and disability caused by stroke to that of the best in Europe
    • Reduce stroke mortality rates
    • Reduce the incidence of stroke
  • Overview

    Established: March 1992

    Registered Charity Number: 211015

    Full time staff: 378

    Part time staff: 415

    Volunteers: 3000

    Phone number: 01604 687773

    Address: 240 City Rd EC1V 2PR

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