The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Other information

You might find some of the following support organisations helpful:

Leeds Neurosurgery website: www.leedsneurosurgery.com/

Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR): http://www.leedsneurosurgery.com/sdr

Young Epilepsywww.youngepilepsy.org.uk
Helpline: 01342 831342

Epilepsy action: www.epilepsy.org.uk

Child Brain Injury Trustwww.childbraininjurytrust.org.uk
Helpline: 0845 6014939 (24 hour answering service)

The Encephalitis Societywww.encephalitis.info
Tel: 01653 692583 

MS society for children (ADEM, childhood MS): https://www.mssociety.org.uk/what-is-ms/types-of-ms/ms-in-children

Medicines for childrenwww.medicinesforchildren.org.uk

Muscular dystrophy UKhttp://www.musculardystrophyuk.org/

Treat Neuromuscular Diseasehttp://www.treat-nmd.eu/

SCOPE (cerebral palsy)www.scope.org.uk

STARS (reflex anoxic syncope)www.stars.org.uk

Hereditary sensory Neuropathieswww.cmt.org.uk

Myaware Kids – UK & Ireland (myasthenic children): www.myasthenickids.org/

Contact a family: www.cafamily.org.uk

UK children’s neurological research campaign: www.ukcnrc.org.uk

The Stroke Association:     www.stroke.org.uk
Helpline: 0845 30 33 100 or 0303 30 33 100 

Different Strokes:     www.differentstrokes.co.uk 
Tel: 0845 130 7172 or 01908 317618

Brain Tumour Research and Support across Yorkshire: www.btrs.org.uk

Levi’s star (Yorkshire Brain Tumour Charity): www.freewebs.com/levisstar/

Multiple Sclerosis Society: www.mssociety.org.uk
Helpline: 0808 800 8000 (Monday-Friday, 9am-9pm)

The Migraine Trusthttps://www.migrainetrust.org/about-migraine/migraine-what-is-it/symptoms-and-stages/

Charity for Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifidahttp://www.shinecharity.org.uk/

The Dystonia Society: http://www.dystonia.org.uk