Long-term conditions

Stroke

Easy read: download Act F.A.S.T. if you think someone is having a stroke leaflet

A stroke is a serious life-threatening medical condition that occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. Strokes are a medical emergency and urgent treatment is essential. For more information visit NHS Choices - Stroke (opens in a new window).

Worcestershire Stroke Recovery Service

If you or someone you care about has had a stroke, our service can provide advice and support to help recovery. We’ll work with you and the people you care about to identify your needs and plan how these will be met, enabling you to make the best possible recovery.​​