Stroke Association

Posturite is proud to be a corporate partner to the Stroke Association charity.

We take our charity partnership seriously – and have a great deal of fun along the way! Posturite donated £30,264 to the Stroke Association in 2023.

This included:

  • £10,528 fundraised for our Posturite Pedal for Stroke event
  • £8,576 donated during our Support Stroke Sale
  • £3,000 pro-bono ergonomic equipment and DSE training
  • £2,000 sponsoring the UK Stroke Forum
  • £1,160 further staff fundraising including a quiz and cycle

See our 2024 Posturite Pedal for Stroke!

Our chosen charity

We chose a charity for our business to support that is working to improve health and provide people with specialist support.

At Posturite we are all getting stuck into a multitude of activities to help support people affected by stroke and we're loving the opportunity to give back to our communities.

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Team fundraising and volunteering

"The partnership between Posturite and the Stroke Association has been fantastic for everyone to get engaged in!" says Chris Jones Posturite's MD.

"Obviously it's been great to raise the money and awareness, but actually the benefits for us, for me, have far outweighed what we've done for the Stroke Association. It's been about togetherness. Everybody in the business has been involved. It's been astonishing!"

Our promise to the Stroke Association

The Posturite team are:

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1. Volunteering

We are Connect and Chat Telephone Volunteers

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2. Donating money, products and services

We are donating office equipment and providing free training to Stroke Association staff

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3. Fundraising

We are undertaking sponsored events – to deploy our love for exercise and sport

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4. Raising awareness of stroke

We are helping to spread the word about how to reduce the risks of stroke and more

Moving and being physically active

Did you know that being physically active can help to reduce your risk of a stroke?

Moving around can also help your emotional wellbeing by releasing feelgood chemicals into your brain.

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What does the Stroke Association charity do?

The Stroke Association provides specialist support, funds stroke research and campaigns to ensure people affected by stroke get the very best support and care to rebuild their lives.

Why did Posturite choose the Stroke Association to support?

  • Stroke is the UK's leading cause of disability; we want to help. We were moved by how great the need is when we learnt that there are 1.3 million stroke survivors in the UK. Stroke is often a life-changing event, with a devastating impact. It can affect our ability to move, communicate and lead our everyday lives. Emotional changes, anxiety and depression can be experienced by stroke survivors. All these difficulties led us to feel that stroke is a very important cause.
  • Improving health is what we seek to do at Posturite. A health charity is right for us.
  • Equality for people with a disability is at the top of our agenda too.
  • The Stroke Association team is a caring and dynamic charity doing important and impressive work. We've enjoyed meeting their team members.

What do we want to raise awareness of?

  • Stroke is a condition which affects people of all ages.
  • The 'FAST test' can help you recognise the most common signs of stroke:
    • Facial weakness: Can the person smile? Has their mouth or eye drooped?
    • Arm weakness: Can the person raise both arms?
    • Speech problems: Can the person speak clearly and understand what you say?
    • Time to call 999: if you see any of these signs

    Remember that stroke is a medical emergency.

  • How to reduce your risk of stroke

How can you get involved?

We would love to inspire you to support the Stroke Association too.

Subscribe to Posturite emails and follow Posturite on social media to keep up-to-date with how you can help and how Posturite is supporting the Stroke Association.

Please sponsor our fantastic #TeamStroke London Marathon runners: Chris Pratt & Andrew Walkington

Want to join us in being a Corporate Partner to the Stroke Association?
Fantastic! Find out more here.