World Stroke Day 2017: Supporting The 1 In 4.

World Stroke Day is just around the corner... World Stroke Day is on Sunday 29th October this year and we need you to get involved and Support The 1 in 4 aged under 65 who have a stroke. Did you know that Different Strokes is the only UK charity specialising in supporting younger stroke survivors? [...]

2017-09-15T14:35:56+00:00 September 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Different Strokes has been voted as Sainsbury’s Central Logistics Local Charity of the Year!

We are delighted to announce that Different Strokes has been voted as Sainsbury’s Central Logistics Local Charity of the Year. We are now entering a 12-month partnership with the Sainsbury’s Central Logistics team. Jim Honeyman-Bristow and his colleagues were asked to nominate causes close to their heart.  Jim who is a younger stroke survivor himself [...]

2017-09-11T16:07:18+00:00 September 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Self Defence Fundraiser in Nottingham

Richard Lane from Studio Combat Academy & Martial Arts Club and Ian Harrison Dragon Freestyle in Nottingham held a self-defence seminar in August with all proceeds being donated to Different Strokes. Richard said: 'The seminar on Sunday 6th August attracted 24 members from 2 local self-defence and martial arts clubs. Ellis Guilford school in Basford [...]

2017-08-22T16:15:08+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Love is in the air…

This month two generous couples celebrating a Wedding and a Golden Wedding Anniversary used these very special occasions to show their support for Different Strokes. Mr & Mrs Whittle celebrated their golden wedding anniversary in July 2017 and rather than asking their guests for gifts they requested they make a donation to Different Strokes instead. [...]

2017-08-03T10:18:57+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Launching a Year of Growth & Development….

We have previously shared with you that exciting changes are happening following on from the sustainability project which completed last month. Thanks to funding from this project we are excited to announce that Different Strokes 21st Birthday this month kick starts a year of growth and development for the charity and as part of this [...]

2017-08-03T10:33:20+00:00 July 17th, 2017|News|0 Comments