Bhutan Stroke Foundation is registered Civil Society Organization (CSO). It is aimed at providing a holistic non-medical and community-based rehabilitation and create awareness through both modern and proven traditional methods to the patients diagnosed with stroke.
BSF, is planned to provide holistic services to the stroke patients in a professional manner. It is envisioned to be a center equipped with adequate facilities and friendly environment where stroke patients receive the services regularly.
The Foundation will emphasize on creating awareness on the root causes of cardiovascular diseases that lead to stroke; and will focus on preventive measures. In line with the policy and directives of the Ministry of Health on combating the NCDs, the foundation will attempt to create the spaces for physical activities in various areas.
The Foundation will collaborate with other relevant agencies; JDWNRH for technical support; MoH and Gross National Happiness Commission Secretariat (GNHCS) for guidance and support; and other CSOs and stakeholders for goodwill and mutual benefits. The foundation has plans to collaborate with other national and international centers to keep abreast with new ideas and knowledge.