Welcome to the Young Stroke Project

Get the information and services you need and connect with people who ‘get it’. The Young Stroke Project is powered by survivors aged 18 to 65, along with their support crew – parents, partners, families and friends.

To get involved register your interest and we’ll be in touch with project updates and opportunities to have your say.

Videos and podcasts with stroke information, stories and advice

Find out how to connect with other young survivors and support crew

“Once I left hospital, I did not know where to turn and who to call for support. My husband and I had to work it out on our own.”

Charlotte, Young Stroke Survivor

Let’s be honest, nobody wants to spend time in a hospital for more than even one night. Unfortunately, it does occur more often than not…. especially when a stroke occurs. 

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Laine reflects on the perspective and wisdom the stroke has given her. Living with physical pain and fatigue, Laine constantly re-evaluates where she directs her time and energy, to live a happy and fulfilling life.

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StrokeLine’s health professionals provide free information, advice and support. Our StrokeLine team can help you find the support and services you need, whether you are a stroke survivor, carer or family member.

StrokeLine is available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, Eastern Standard Time (exceptions apply on public holidays). Call StrokeLine on 1800 787 653 or email strokeline@strokefoundation.org.au.