Stroke Resources

Learn the signs of stroke with FAST

FAST is an easy way to remember and identify the most common symptoms of a stroke. Recognition of stroke and calling 9-1-1 will determine how quickly someone will receive help and treatment. Getting to a hospital rapidly will more likely lead to a better recovery.

Call 9-1-1 immediately if you observe the symptoms in the document to the right.

Note the time of the first symptom - This information is important and can affect treatment decisions.

FAST - reference page

Where can I find help with...

If you, or someone you care about, has had a stroke, you probably want to know where you can get more information and help. Many services are available to help people who have survived a stroke, their family members and their caregivers. The following list identifies areas where you may be having difficulty or need help following a stroke. Click on a category below to visit a list of resources related to that topic.