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STEVEN
SPEAK AGAIN

Steven’s ongoing fight to recover, and that of stroke survivors across Scotland, depends on people like you.

The Forth Bridge Abseil

Sunday 6th October 2019

Brave the bridge and make sure there’s No Life Half Lived in Scotland
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Health Defence Scotland – For Healthier Lives

People in some parts of Scotland are dying too soon because of poor health. We want to change that. It is never too late to improve your health. We can help you do it. Find out more about Health Defence Scotland.
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Have you thought about being a Trustee?

Join the fight to make sure there is No Life Half Lived in Scotland as Trustee on our Board.
We’re recruiting up to five fantastic Trustees to lead the charity’s efforts to help people live life to the full.
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Download our new app:
Talk With Me!

It is for people after a stroke who have a communication difficulty called Aphasia. Aphasia means that it may be difficult to speak, understand speech, read or write.

Talk with me uses symbols, images and photographs to help with conversation and basic communication. It is free to download for Apple & Android devices.

Talk With Me app

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland urges the Health Secretary to bring life-changing stroke procedure back into Scottish hospitals

The call comes after it was revealed last year that a procedure called thrombectomy is no longer available to patients in Scotland but is still available elsewhere in the UK. In 2017, only 13 people received this life-changing treatment but as many as 600 would have benefited.

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Our Services

By your side, on your side

If you need help, support or information, we are here for you and your family. Our committed team of staff and volunteers work hard, day in day out, to support people living with our conditions in their local communities.

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Everyone Has The Right
To Live Life To The Full

Across Scotland, over 1 million people – that’s one in five of the population – are living with the effects of serious chest and heart conditions and stroke.

After a diagnosis of a chest or heart condition or a stroke, many people experience fear and isolation and struggle with the impact on their lives. Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland won’t stand for that. The care and support we deliver every day ensures everyone can live the life they want to.

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