BASIC – Salford based charity who support Greater Manchester patients with a brain or spinal injury

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland – Charity that provides a wide range of information for patients and professionals

Different Strokes – Charity that supports younger stroke survivors

MyTherapy -Information on preventing Atrial Fibrillation

NICE – NICE pathways, guidance and standards for stroke

Royal College of Physicians (RCP) – RCP stroke programme including their current guidelines for care

Self Help 4 Stroke – Self management website for people who have had a stroke

Sentinal Stroke National Audit Programme (SSNAP) – National stroke audit programme

Stroke Association – UK’s largest stroke charity who provide support both locally and nationally

Speakeasy – Bury based charity who support Greater Manchester patients with aphasia (communication problems) following brain injury or stroke

The University of Manchester – Stroke research at the university

Think Ahead – Wigan based charity who support Wigan stroke survivors and carers


Web resources

Archived National Stroke Improvement Programme

“What young adults need to know about high blood pressure”