Useful Links

LUPUS UK Regional Groups :: Cambridgeshire Lupus Group :: Devon and Cornwall Lupus Group :: Dorset Lupus Group :: Kent Lupus Group :: North East Lupus Group :: North West Lupus Group :: Northern Ireland Lupus Group :: Pembrokeshire Lupus Group :: West Midlands Lupus Group

Other UK Associations/Organisations :: APS Support UK (for antiphospholipid syndrome/Hughes syndrome) :: The charity leading the fight against arthritis :: Private Consulting Rooms, Belfast :: British Dermatological Nursing Group :: British Sjögren's Syndrome Association :: UCLH Centre for Adolescent Rheumatology :: The Graham Hughes International Charity (GHIC) :: Lupus Trust :: London Lupus Centre, London Bridge Hospital :: National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) :: A guide for lupus patients and their families :: Hidden Disabilities Sunflower scheme :: Scleroderma & Raynaud's UK Rare Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases Alliance (RAIRDA) :: Vitiligo Support UK

General Useful Links :: Suppliers of SuperVisor® designed specifically for isolated cases of light sensitivity related to office lighting environments :: Anticoagulation UK is a charity dedicated to the prevention of thrombosis (blood clots), raising awareness of the risk of blood clots and how to help prevent them by providing information, education and support for patients and healthcare professionals. :: BBC Health pages :: Find beauty professional dealing with Skin Camouflage :: Get the benefits you're entitled to :: a free to use resource providing clear and comprehensive information on all available UK welfare benefits as well as guidance on applications, appeals, emergency assistance & legal help. :: Providing general information about all aspects of pain :: A web resource designed to help people with disabilities or long term physical or mental health conditions to apply for PIP and ESA :: Support for people with disfigurements of the face and body :: Personalised Charity Christmas Cards :: Personalised Christmas Cards Supporting LUPUS UK :: Funky coloured crutches ... not hospital grey! :: Connecting you with professional support :: Information & advice on all aspects of disability :: Keeping your medication safe :: The UK’s first and only Experimental Arthritis Treatment Centre for Children :: What to expect from your doctor: a guide for patients :: Health Social Network :: A body map and accompanying description of symptoms in lupus :: Healthwatch England is the independent consumer champion for health and social care in England :: Listing of elgibility criteria for a number of benefits available in the UK :: Support network of UK hypnotherapists :: ICEtags carry vital information about you to get the help you need, should you need it :: The essential guide to travelling with a medical condition :: Patient Education on Blood Tests :: Search for a life coach or NLP practitioner near you :: A research blog dedicated to exploring people's experiences of being diagnosed and living with lupus in the UK :: General information about UK medical malpractice laws :: Health Conditions in School Alliance :: MedicAlert Foundation :: Summaries of Product Characteristics (known as SPCs or SmPCs)
Patient Information Leaflets (known as PILs, Package Leaflets or PLs) :: Medical ID Cards :: The social network for those living with lupus :: A medication reminder app to help you keep track of your medications and stay on top of your health. :: An organisation that brings the voices of patients, service users and carers to bear on national health and social care policy in England :: Information, advice and support for carers :: NHS Choices Health A-Z :: Nutrition support network :: Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman Oralieve Dry Mouth Relief :: Registered charity offering information and support for people who live with pain and those who care for and about them :: Pain UK - an alliance of charities providing a voice for those in pain :: Patient - Trusted medical advice :: Patient Opinion :: Listening to patients. Speaking up for change. :: Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis UK
Offers support, raises awareness and encourages research into the two illnesses. :: Quitza is the world's first quit smoking social network webapp. Helping people quit smoking one cigarette at a time. :: Providing free, independent and impartial information and support on the issues that matter to disabled people and their families :: Offers consumers impartial advice about stairlifts. :: Everything you need to know about applying for a stair lift grant :: British Association of Skin Camouflage :: The Sleep Council (Helping you get a better night's sleep) :: Sunsibility - UV protective clothing :: Sunwise UVA Clothing :: The Rise Above website aims to build emotional resilience in individuals aged 11 to 16 by equipping them with the skills and knowledge they need to make informed decisions, and help deal with the pressures of growing up. :: a Therapist Directory listing over 2000 Therapists nationwide all of which are accredited/chartered or registered and belong to a professional body. :: Online magazine, blog and support group aimed at young people with chronic illnesses. :: Search for a professional therapist near you :: Help people access the money available to them – through benefits, grants and other financial help. :: Silver UV Protective Umbrellas :: Boots Web MD :: Without Wings: The Manx charity specifically for people living on the Isle of Man living with Autoimmune Arthritis

Travel Insurance companies :: able2travel Insurance Specialists :: AllClear Travel Insurance :: Free Spirit Travel Insurance :: Go Travel Insurance :: Insurance Choice
(LUPUS UK receives a donation from each policy sold by Insurance Choice) :: The Insurance Surgery
(LUPUS UK receives a donation from each policy sold by The Insurance Surgery) :: It's so Easy Travel Insurance :: JustTravelcover
(LUPUS UK receives a donation from each policy sold by JustTravelcover) :: Orbis Insurance Services :: Staysure - over 50s experts