Helping you with your own stroke recovery

  • Stroke information

    Find factsheets, resources and tools to help you understand how stroke affects people, and how to get help or to help yourself

  • Latest podcast

    Stroke in your 20s and 30s

    In this episode, we talk about what it's like to have a stroke in your 20s and 30s, and to have to set a new path towards goals like a career and relationships. And to deal with invisible stroke impacts while trying not to become invisible yourself.

    Stroke in your 20s and 30s

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  • Partner product

    MedAdvisor App

    The Stroke Foundation has partnered with MedAdvisor, a FREE app, to help you organise and order your medications, from your smart phone, tablet or computer by connecting you to your local pharmacy. With MedAdvisor, you can pre-order your medications; receive reminders about when to take your medications or when to fill a script; and manage the medications of loved ones. 

    Join or find out more about MedAdvisor.

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  • Word of the day


    The process of regaining function through active treatment, such as occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech and language therapy.

    For similar information see Rehabilitation

    Rehabilitation means getting better. 

    It is active treatment.

    It helps you do the things you used to do. 

    It will also teach you new ways of doing things. 

    It is done by health workers like: 
    • Occupational therapists 
    • Physiotherapists
    • Speech therapists

    See Rehabilitation