Useful Links

Meningitis Now – The UK’s largest Meningitis charity, offering support, funding research and raising awareness.


The Child Brain Injury Trust is the charity that supports children, young people, their families and professionals. Every 30 minutes, a child or young person will acquire a brain injury. This could be the result of an accident, an illness such as meningitis or encephalitis, a poisoning, a stroke or a brain tumour.


MATRIX Neurological is an innovative children’s charity based in Middlesbrough, established to provide practical therapy and support to children, young people and their families who are living with the effects of an acquired brain injury.


Back Up is the only charity in the UK that has dedicated services for children and young people with a spinal cord injury.