We are here to support stroke survivors in recovery and their carers.
What is Stroke Central?
Stroke Central Region Inc. is a not for profit member-based support organisation for Stroke Survivors and their whanau.
Our mission is to encourage and enhance care to support Stroke Survivors, their Carers and Families and to promote Stroke Clubs.
We provide a Field Officer Service and other support within the Central Region of New Zealand. We promote Stroke Awareness and Primary Stroke Prevention to reduce the risk of stroke.
Key Facts about Stroke
in three New Zealanders can't recognise the signs of a stroke
New Zealanders have a stroke every day
stroke survivors live in New Zealand
New Zealanders suffer a stroke every year
3rd-14th April 2019 THE BIG BLUE WEEK! It's a simple idea: Groups all over the region will host their own BIG BLUE EVENT and invite people from all over the community. This social event is a chance for people from all walks of life to gain some extra knowledge about...
THE STREET APPEAL Stroke Central Region traditionally collect with the annual street appeal, which will be held on the 5th & 6th of April 2019. We are introducing a Saturday collection across the region, which will enable young people to be involved in...
BLUE 4 STROKE DAY is a mufti day style event that schools across the community can participate in. Students wear blue and have some fun at the same time as raising awareness and learning about Stroke.
Join as a paid or unpaid member! It's your choice. Stroke Central Region provides essential free services to Stroke Survivors and Carers. We welcome people from all walks of life to participate, volunteer or become a member of Stroke Central. To join or get more info...
A list of ideas and events will be added soon!
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