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

Who it's for: Carers or family members
What it involves: Survey
Where: Online (anywhere)


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 their survey


Participating in this research is suitable for you if you are:

  • Aged 18 years and over
  • Female
  • English-speaking
  • A current or former informal carer of a person who has had a stroke. This includes unpaid spouses, family members, friends.


Participant information sheet (DOC 443 KB)


You can contact the research team at, or Dr Alexandra Denham at, or on phone number (02) 4055 3232.