Volunteer Len's challenge to run the Bristol 10k this year!

23 February 2018

Len Osgood, from Shirehampton, suffered a stroke when he returned home from work in July 2015, when his legs gave way as he travelled up the stairs. After collapsing, Len was taken to Southmead Hospital Bristol where he was told he had suffered a stroke and was placed on medication.

Fun fundraising at MBDA

7 February 2018

Bristol After Stroke received a hugely generous donation from employees of engineering company MBDA (UK) Ltd based in Filton last week. After a year of cake sales, bike races and other competitions, and a Charity Christmas Ball, they raised over £6000 for two local Bristol charities - Bristol After Stroke and All-Aboard Watersports.

Bristol stroke charity welcomes special guests at relaunch event

26 January 2018

We were delighted to welcome special guests, volunteers and service users to help celebrate 35 years of support people after stroke. We heard about the incredible work of our dedicated staff and volunteers in all the activities and services we provide, and the impact this has had on people affected by stroke. 

We've changed our name!

25 January 2018

Over 18 months and supported by an energetic, committed and experienced volunteer, Bristol Area Stroke Foundation has worked hard on developing a new and relevant name and identity. We believe that Bristol After Stroke puts our message out in a direct and comprehensible way. 

Volunteers needed for Stroke Support Group in Yate

17 January 2018

We are looking for volunteers to help out at our South Gloucestershire Stroke Support Group in Yate group on a Monday
afternoon, contact the office on 01179 647657 to find out more!

Huge thanks to City Voices Choir

16 January 2018

Huge thank you to City Voices Bristol and their audience for supporting Bristol Area Stroke Foundation over the last year. Over three concerts they raised a whopping £2296 from ticket sales and bucket collections. Alongside a hugely entertaining and varied programme of music ancient & modern, our volunteers Len & Claire spoke movingly about how BASF has supported them after stroke.

Bristol After Stroke is registered in England and Wales under charity number 287554 at The Gatehouse Centre, Hareclive Road, Hartcliffe, Bristol, BS13 9JN. We use cookies to improve your experience using this website.
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