Stroke Foundation of NZ - reducing risks, improving outcomes

We're here to help and support people and their families/whanau affected by stroke. It can be challenging when it happens to you or to someone close, but many New Zealanders who have had a stroke go on to live healthy, functional lives.

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25 June - Watch our new video clip explaining our Community Stroke Advisor service.

 

News

June 22-28 is World Continence Awareness week. Incontinence can be one consequence of stroke. As Continence NZ says: "One in ten New Zealanders care for a family member in their home and their ability to deal with incontinence is most probably the single biggest issue as to whether the person will stay at home or be placed into care." Read more at ContinenceNZ

 

NewsCongratulations to Dr Jonathan Baskett who has become an Officer of the
New Zealand
Order of Merit in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2015.

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Services in the community database updated and made more accessible.