Stroke is an emergency, the 5th leading cause of death in Oregon and the leading cause of disability, globally. Stroke can strike anyone at any age...even infants. Stroke Awareness Oregon exists to expand understanding of stroke and the importance of rapid medical attention, and to support stroke survivors and their families in achieving a full, rich life.
WHAT CAN YOUR DONATIONS DO?
Stroke is not just an elder problem! One in six people will have a stroke. Your dollars save lives by helping us make F.A.S.T. a common household safety word so people get immediate medical care. Your donation helps stroke survivors attain quality of life and meaning through support groups and recovery resources. F (face) A (Arm) S (speech) T (time to call 911).
$50 One stroke survivor support group
$100 50 F.A.S.T. Awareness Posters
$200 50 Stroke Recovery Resource Guides
$300 Sponsor 10 Stroke Families attendance at Stroke Social Event