The Stroke Association's main focus is to prevent stroke and to give support to people
who have had a stroke and their families through information, rehabilitation and
support services. As well as a national helpline and Website.
Recovery and rehabilitation from stroke present particular challenges for the younger
survivor. One day fit and well, the next moment disabled. The stroke survivor must
come to terms with physical and emotional changes as well as significant lifestyle
adjustments - mobility, job, income, dependence,