This page provides links to other Stroke related Websites, forums,blogs as well as other resources that may be useful. Some such sites provide Information relevant to Stroke in India and the World over. Forums may help stroke caregivers and survivors interact with others.
If you know of any more useful resources, please add in the Comments section and we will put them up here in due course. Thank you !
Indian Organizations :
Stroke Foundation of Bengal is a non-profit and non-governmental organization dedicated to reduce people’s sufferings from the devastation of STROKE (or more appropriately called ‘Brain Attack”), which cripples and kills mankind.Stroke is rapidly rising in our society silently. The magnitude of its problems lies in the high incidence, disabilities and death associated with it…
Aphasia and Stroke Association of India, a nonprofit service organization, is dedicated to increasing public awareness of Aphasia and Stroke. It is committed to promoting the care of individuals with stroke and/or aphasia through educating the public, training families, and assisting with the networking of affected individuals. It is also dedicated to increasing resources that will help improve the quality of life for people with stroke and/or aphasia.
Dementia can very frequently be a consequence of stroke. This site is a rich resource of general and India-specific inputs pertaining to dementia.
The World Stroke Organization (WSO) is the world’s leading organization in the fight against stroke. It was established in October 2006 through the merger of the International Stroke Society and the World Stroke Federation with the purpose of constituting one world voice for stroke. WSO’s mission is to reduce the global burden of stroke through prevention, treatment and long term care. WSO collaborates closely with the World Health Organization (WHO), which has approved WSO as a non-governmental organization (NGO) for official relations, the only one whose mission is strictly devoted to stroke.
Created in 1997, the American Stroke Association is dedicated to prevention, diagnosis and treatment to save lives from stroke — America’s No. 5 killer and a leading cause of serious disability. We fund scientific research, help people better understand and avoid stroke, encourage government support, guide healthcare professionals and provide information to enhance the quality of life for stroke survivors. To learn more, call 1-888-4-STROKE or browse…..
Stroke Support Forums
The Stroke Network provides on-line support to stroke survivors and stroke caregivers of adult stroke. We have found that a stroke caregiver or another member of the stroke family will seek out a web site looking for information about stroke after their loved one has just had one….
An Online Stroke Community, 24X7
Having a stroke is a life altering experience. Discuss prevention, recovery, and more with experts, caregivers and members who understand…
Groups on Facebook :
( Facebook Page of this Website )
( Facebook Group of this Website)
( Life after Stroke)
( Stroke Survivor Support Group)
(Life After Stroke )
– Forward Stroke ( https://forward-stroke.com/)
Experiences and thoughts of a Bombay girl whose father suffered a stroke.
Funds Raising Organizations
Funds are very often a major concern for stroke survivors as well as the whole family. Even in countries such as UK and USA etc. with quite good governmental support such as social security this is an issue. Hence in countries like India with practically negligible social support teh problem is all the more severe.
Milaap is a crowdfunding site that enables people to donate for various causes, including medical emergencies such as stroke.
Ketto is a site similar to Milaap.
NOTE : Please exercise your own due diligence in interacting with any of the sites mentioned above, particularly those related to monetary transactions. We do not verify any of the content or claims being made by these sites.
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