Category Topics

About the Online Community

The Online Community is for stroke survivors, carers, health professionals and all who have been touched by stroke.


Use this space to talk about whatever comes to mind, like what you got up to at the weekend, maybe you saw something funny you want to share or any hobbies or fun topics that interest you.

About stroke

This category is for topics relating to stroke in general. You can share topics and issues around stroke and your recovery.

Share your story

Use this space to introduce yourself and talk about your or your loved one’s stroke experience. It’s a great spot to connect, find support, and understand you’re not alone.

Aphasia and communication

Problems with communication are common after stroke. Discuss the issues you have encountered, and any goals you have achieved.

Emotional effects

Stroke can have an impact on your mental health. Sharing your experience can help you and others manage the ups and downs.

Getting active after stroke

Moving your body after stroke is not just important; it is essential to a stroke survivor’s road to recovery. Share your experience of exercising after stroke, and explore what other tips and advice others may have.

Life after stroke

A stroke affects everyone differently. Use this space to discuss changes to your home, work, lifestyle, even holidays.

Stroke research

This category is currently under review by the Research Team and will not be active. In the meantime, please visit our website for more information. Researchers looking to use the Online Community for their research should go through the Research Team as per our T&Cs.