Additional Resources

General Stroke Information

Stroke Tutorials and Illustrated Guides

Condition Specific

Stroke Support Groups

Finding and participating in a support group is a very important part of stroke recovery. The links provided on this page are provided as merely a starting point in beginning a search for a suitable group.

Finding Stroke Support Groups

Support Groups for Childhood Strokes

Internet Discussion Groups

  • Aneurysm and AVM Support Group
    An excellent message board for the exchange of narratives about aneurysms and other neurologic disorders.
  • Different Strokes
    A UK charity for childhood stroke survivors.
  • Generation S
    A unique new site that offers stroke information and resources for younger stroke survivors.
  • The Stroke Network
    Links to many support groups, chat rooms, and bulletin boards.
  • SAFE – Stroke Awareness for Everyone
    A very nice resource that features email support and message boards for stroke patients and caregivers.
  • Stroke Discussion List
    This is an e-mail discussion group sponsored by the Stroke Program of the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.

Stroke Survivor Stories

Sickle Cell Disease

Stroke Organizations



Long-term Care

  • MEDLINEplus
    Stroke Health Information – Links in many categories.
  • Neuroland
    Links to many neurological resources maintained by Dr. Charles Tuen.