Life After Stroke

Use our Life After Stroke Guide to understand the effects of stroke and how to maximize your rehabilitation and recovery.

Stroke can be beatable. Rehabilitation is key to achieving and celebrating all the small victories along your way to recovery.

While strokes can vary in type and severity, many patients and their loved ones have been where you are now – facing important decisions about rehab that must be made quickly. Stroke recovery can seem overwhelming, but rehabilitation can help you regain your strength, your courage and your independence. Our tools and resources can help.

Patient Rehabilitation Resources

If you or a family member is facing stroke recovery, we offer resources to take along on the recovery journey to help you navigate decisions about rehabilitation facilities and services.

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Healthcare Provider Rehabilitation Resources

Use our resources to help you expand your knowledge of the latest rehabilitation guidelines and to properly address the needs of your stroke patients.

Stroke Rehabilitation Activation Toolkit

Get the facts. Share the facts. Together, we can make stroke rehab work harder. We are asking you to spread the word and share our resources for making the best possible stroke rehab decisions and improving patient outcomes.

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Stroke Rehab During COVID-19

Check out the final episode in our five-part “COVID-19 and Stroke” podcast series. We highlight the importance of rehabilitation in stroke recovery — even during the pandemic.

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Making Rehabilitation Decisions

Use the guide to help make the best decisions for your loved one’s rehabilitation, such as selecting the right setting and asking key questions.

Post-Stroke Exercise Videos

Rehabilitation is the key to a successful recovery. Now it’s time to get out and get active. For stroke survivors in recovery, physical activity can spell the difference between dependence and independence. 

Choosing the Right Rehabilitation Facility

Regain Your Independence

Stroke Recovery Resources

Preventing Another Stroke

The Needs of Family Caregivers

Learn the Symptoms of Stroke