FoCCuS4HEART: Female Carers Co-produce Support 4 Heart and Emotional health to Address Risk facTors

Phase 1: a survey of the health behaviours and emotional health among female carers of stroke survivors

Researchers from the University of Newcastle are conducting the FoCCuS4HEART project, which seeks to work with informal female carers of stroke survivors to develop strategies and tools to support carers to self-manage their emotional and physical health.

If you’re a woman who provides care or has provided care to someone who has had a stroke, you can help by sharing your experiences in our survey. Go to


Please feel free to contact the research team at or Principal Investigator Dr Alexandra Denham at or on phone number (02) 4055 3232.

Participant information sheet (PDF 165 KB)