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Stroke Association

What it does
    THE CHARITY OPERATES THROUGHOUT THE UK. WE PROVIDE SUPPORT SERVICES TO EVERYONE AFFECTED BY STROKE, INCLUDING FAMILIES AND CARERS. WE RAISE AWARENESS OF STROKE AND CAMPAIGN FOR BETTER EMERGENCY, REHABILITATION AND SUPPORT SERVICES. WE INVEST IN STROKE RESEARCH TO HELP REDUCE THE INCIDENCE OF STROKE, TO FIND THE BEST TREATMENT AND LONG TERM CARE AND IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR STROKE SURVIVORS.
Who works here
  • 660 employees and 2955 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • Other Defined Groups
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Disability
Where it operates
Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 211015
  • First registered on
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £35,015,000 £35,785,000 -£770,000 660 2955 17/01/2019
31/03/2017 £37,322,000 £37,186,000 £136,000 £24,388,000 1 671 3296 23/01/2018
31/03/2016 £36,493,000 £36,746,000 -£253,000 £21,545,000 649 3885 23/01/2017
31/03/2015 £37,496,000 £33,577,000 £3,919,000 £22,514,000 1 649 4000 14/08/2015
31/03/2014 £33,546,000 £31,930,000 £1,616,000 £17,041,000 635 4828 01/08/2014
31/03/2013 £31,051,000 £31,450,000 -£399,000 £14,902,000 619 5388 16/08/2013
31/03/2012 £30,587,000 £32,510,000 -£1,923,000 £13,495,000 634 5200 13/08/2012
31/03/2011 £32,126,000 £31,235,000 £891,000 £15,701,000 622 5225 28/09/2011
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 9 grant making charities totalling £1,701,105

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£10,000
28/02/2018
Essex Community Foundation To continue support services to people affected by Stroke, and their carers, to ensure well-being and reduce isolation
£220
25/10/2017
County Durham Community Foundation To support the Coalfields Life After Stroke Group with a series of relaxation and exercise sessions.
£250
31/08/2017
Quartet Community Foundation As requested by the donor towards advancing support for people affected by stroke.
£53,000
26/07/2017
National Lottery Life after Stroke: Past, Present and Future
£2,000
30/06/2017
Sussex Community Foundation Cuckfield Stroke Support are a communication group for Stroke Survivors. Funding was provided to buy some i-pads for their members with specialised apps to help and encourage communication.
£498,040
24/05/2017
National Lottery The project will develop support services for stroke survivors in communities across Wales, enabling them to integrate in existing services, participate in activities they enjoy within their community, benefit from stroke-specific peer support and have a voice through volunteering, influencing and campaigning. The grant, over four years, will fund salaries, project running costs, management and redundancy costs and IT equipment.
£250
28/02/2017
Quartet Community Foundation As requested by the donor towards advancing support for people affected by stroke.
£831,444
31/08/2016
Nesta Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Stroke Association Grant Ref AC00577
£5,000
31/08/2016
Essex Community Foundation To help provide support for people affected by a stroke
£14,392
30/09/2015
Nesta Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Stroke Association Grant Ref AC00500
£4,000
31/07/2015
Wiltshire Community Foundation Warminster and District Stroke CLub provide opportunities for those members of the community who have suffered strokes to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives. The grant supported the cost of trips out in the local area for members and carers.
£46,444
30/11/2014
MACC The Stroke Association plans to deliver the Community Stroke Support project by developing three planned ‘Hubs’ in North, South and Central Manchester. Each hub will provide a monthly group session environment which will also act as a gateway to the development of different social interest ‘spoke’ groups informed by the needs and wishes of service users and led predominantly by volunteers.
£236,065
30/06/2014
Nesta Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to The Stroke Association Grant Ref AC20036
Governance
Trustees (20)
Main office

Stroke Association
Stroke House
240 City Road
London
EC1V 2PR

Objectives