Appendix A: Directory of National Services

All Neurological Conditions

Somerset Neurological Alliance

Brain and Spine Foundation
Information and support about all neurological
Helpline 0808 808 1000

Brain and Spinal Injury Charity (BASIC)
Helpline 0870 750 0000

Contact a Family
The charity holds an index of specific conditions and rare disorders.
Helpline 0808 808 3555

(formerly Mersey Neurological Trust)
Provide non-medical information and support
to people with neurological conditions.
0151 298 2999

Sue Ryder Care
Provides neurological care centres.
0845 050 1953

Specific Neurological Conditions

If your neurological condition is not listed, please contact one of the charities on the previous page that deal with all neurological conditions. They will be able to suggest the charity most suited to your needs.

Acoustic Neuroma
British Acoustic Neuroma Association
Freephone 0800 652 3143

Ataxia UK
Helpline 0845 644 0606

Ataxia-Telangiectasia Society
01582 760733

Brain Tumour
The Brain Tumour Charity
(Formerly Brain Tumour UK, Samantha Disckson
Brain Tumour Trust and the Joseph Foote Trust)
Helpline 0808 800 0004

Human BSE Foundation
0191 389 4157