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2277 Highway 36 West, Suite 200 Roseville, MN 55113-3830
Phone: 763-553-0088
Fax: 612-378-2789
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Minnesota Stroke Association is a proud member of Community Health Charities Minnesota. Community Health Charities Minnesota is an alliance of leading nonprofit health research and service organizations whose mission is to improve lives affected by chronic illness by investing in health research, services and education.


The mission of the Minnesota Stroke Association is to raise awareness about stroke and to enhance the quality of life for all people coping with its sudden and long-term effects.

Strides for Stroke
Thank you to all who donated to the 2019 Strides for Stroke. Event totals are being tallied and results will be posted on our site late this month.

2019 Consumer Family Conference
Join the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance for our Spring 2019 Consumer and Family Conference on Saturday, June 1 from 1 to 4 p.m. This half-day conference is an opportunity for individuals with brain injury or stroke, family members and loved ones to participate in workshops and sessions that focus on innovations in the world of brain injury and stroke care, therapy and rehabilitation.

Click here for more information and to register today.

Unmasking Brain Injury
The Alliance's Unmasking Brain Injury in Minnesota project, in association with The Basilica Disability Awareness Ministry, is enjoying a monthlong exhibit at The Basilica of Saint Mary through June 9. Upcoming events associated with this exhibit include an afternoon reception and a showing of the "Unmasking" documentary.

UNMASKING FILM: Tuesday, June 4 at 6:30 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)

See Jed Schlegelmilch's award-winning film Unmasking and enjoy a question and answer session with the filmmaker and representative from the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance.

The Basilica of Saint Mary
Lower Level, John XXIII Gallery & Teresa of Calcutta Hall
Hennepin at North Sixteenth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55406
For more information, visit

Caregiver Advocacy and Resource Education
The Minnesota Stroke Association in collaboration with the State of Minnesota Department of Human Services Live Well at Home Grant will present education sessions about caregiving through the Caregiver Advocacy and Resource Education (CARE) Program. The program will also include 30 minutes of social time for caregivers to connect and benefit from the experience, skills, and wisdom of other caregivers.

Join us at the Basilica of St Mary in Minneapolis on June 8 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Click here for more information on the Caregiver Advocacy and Resource Education series or call our Education and Community Outreach Department at 763-553-0088.

The Minnesota Stroke Association will be hosting the 2019 Statewide Stroke Conference on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Earle Brown Center in Brooklyn Center. We invite you to submit a proposal or proposals for breakout sessions. Proposals are due by June 28, 2019.

Click here to fill out your Request for Presenters today!

Stroke Matters Spring 2019
In the Spring/Summer edition of Stroke Matters, read how Pam and Chad keep their relationship strong, Dory Nelson, the 2019 Strides for Stroke and more.

Click here to read Stroke Matters.

Help fight against stroke

  • Stroke is a leading cause of disability in the United States
  • Someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds. Every four minutes someone dies of stroke
  • In 2010, the estimated cost of stroke in the United States was $53.9 billion. This total includes the cost of health care services, medications, and lost productivity.

Survivors of Stroke
If you have survived a stroke and are seeking information or resources, click here.

Family & Caregivers
If you are the caregiver for a family member or a friend who has had a stroke, please click here.