Media Releases

Hundreds more stroke patients set to miss out on life-changing stroke op this year

The largest charity caring for Scots affected by stroke, Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland, are calling for the provision of thrombectomies in Scotland’s hospitals to be made an urgent priority....

More needs to be done for stroke survivors

A new report released today looking at standards of stroke care within the NHS in Scotland demonstrates a disappointing lack of improvement in community based care and support.   Stroke...

Charity Community Hub Opening in Grangemouth!

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland (CHSS) is getting set to open a brand new Community Hub in Grangemouth that couples charity retailing with community space and aims to reach further...

Stylish charity shop opening in Galashiels!

Fashion followers will be delighted to learn that Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland (CHSS) is holding the grand opening of its brand new discount store at 11am on Friday 20th October at...

Swim4Stroke in Hawick

Are you looking for a fitness challenge before Christmas celebrations start? Or perhaps you are looking for a bit of motivation to get back into the swimming pool? If so...

Can you help people recover their life after stroke in Badenoch & Strathspey?

In the Highland’s alone, more than 8,100 people are living with the effects of a stroke and as a result of their condition they can often be left feeling isolated,...

Can you help people recover their life after stroke?

There are almost 30,000 people living with the effects of stroke in the Greater Glasgow and Clyde area and as a result of their condition they can often be left...

CHSS & Mairi Gougeon MSP highlight the postcode lottery of support for people living with lung disease

A new report released by Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland (CHSS) highlights that many people in Scotland who are living with lung disease are not receiving the support that they...

CHSS & Maree Todd MSP highlight the postcode lottery of support for people living with lung disease

A new report released by Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland (CHSS) highlights that many people in Scotland who are living with lung disease are not receiving the support that they...

Stride Round the Clyde for CHSS!

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland’s Round the Clyde Walkathon is back with a spook-tacular Halloween twist! Gather your friends and family on Sunday 29th October and start your Halloween fun early by striding...