Life After Stroke

Use our Life After Stroke Guide to understand the effects of stroke and how to maximize your rehabilitation and recovery.

Stroke can be beatable. Rehabilitation is key to achieving and celebrating all the small victories along your way to recovery.

While strokes can vary in type and severity, many patients and their loved ones have been where you are now – facing important decisions about rehab that must be made quickly. Stroke recovery can seem overwhelming, but rehabilitation can help you regain your strength, your courage and your independence. Our tools and resources can help.

Connect with Stroke Experts

Get the knowledge to defeat stroke. Sign up to hear International Stroke Conference 2022 sessions on an array of topics, including stroke science, recovery, stroke in women and brain health. Each session is $10.

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Patient Rehabilitation Resources

If you or a family member is facing stroke recovery, we offer resources to take along on the recovery journey to help you navigate decisions about rehabilitation facilities and services.

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Healthcare Provider Rehabilitation Resources

Use our resources to help you expand your knowledge of the latest rehabilitation guidelines and to properly address the needs of your stroke patients.

Stroke Rehabilitation Activation Toolkit

Get the facts. Share the facts. Together, we can make stroke rehab work harder. We are asking you to spread the word and share our resources for making the best possible stroke rehab decisions and improving patient outcomes.

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Support That Empowers

Recovery becomes so much more manageable when you have the right kind of emotional support. Our online community of patients, survivors and caregivers is here to keep you going no matter the obstacles. We’ve been there, and we won’t let you go it alone.

 

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Making Rehabilitation Decisions

Use the guide to help make the best decisions for your loved one’s rehabilitation, such as selecting the right setting and asking key questions.

Post-Stroke Exercise Videos

Rehabilitation is the key to a successful recovery. Now it’s time to get out and get active. For stroke survivors in recovery, physical activity can spell the difference between dependence and independence. 

Choosing the Right Rehabilitation Facility

Regain Your Independence

Stroke Recovery Resources

Preventing Another Stroke

The Needs of Family Caregivers

Learn the Symptoms of Stroke