Category: Events Awareness

For the latest on stroke awareness, fundraising, events and activities, keep up to date with Think Ahead on our dedicated news blog.
  • Category: Events, Events Awareness

    Think Ahead’s annual Dragon Boat Race has been featured in the Wigan Evening Post. The article came out on Saturday the 13th, and was given a double page spread. We’d like to thank everyone who attended the event for helping us to raise £2600, we hope you had as much fun as we did. We are […]

  • Category: Events Awareness

    This was the second year for our Raising Stroke Awareness week and it proved to be a very busy but highly successful week. We took the ‘Feel Well Truck’ out into the towns of Ashton Wigan and Leigh on the 7th 9th and 10th May and we were supported by NHS Nurses offering blood pressure […]

  • Category: Events Awareness

    The Feel Well Information Truck will be out around the borough to promote Think Ahead’s Raising Stroke Awareness Week. In recognition of National Stroke Awareness Day Think Ahead will be taking the Feel Well Truck out into the local community to raise awareness of Stroke offer ‘free’ blood pressure checks and promote healthy lifestyle choices. […]

  • Category: Events Awareness

    On Friday 12th October Think Ahead were delighted to be offered the chance to raise awareness of Stroke to all employees of the Asda Distribution Centre on Wheatlea Industrial Estate Wigan. Community Health Champion for Asda Moira Morris invited Think Ahead NHS nurses health trainers the smoking cessation team and Wigan Leisure Trust’s Active Living […]

  • Category: Events Awareness, Living With Stroke

    Asda Distribution are welcoming Think Ahead health trainers nurses the smoking cessation team and Active Living to their site on Wheatlea Industrial Estate Wigan on Friday 12th October 2012 to offer ‘free’ blood pressure checks promote healthy lifestyle choices and raise awareness of Stroke to all their employees. We are encouraging organisations to display our […]

  • Category: Events Awareness

    Think Ahead Raising Awareness of Stroke Week was held from 7th May to 11th May 2012. This was our very first ‘Raising Awareness of Stroke Week’ centred around National Stroke Awareness Day on 8th May and made a real difference to the lives of local people…! A full report with information and statistics can be […]