FD-UK Teams Up With Jewish Football League

Familial Dysautonomia UK is delighted to announce that we have formed a new association with the Maccabi (GB) Southern Football League. The M(GB)SFL is a long-standing organisation and integral part of the Jewish Community for many years and FD-UK is proud to form a new relationship whereby both parties can promote their activities. For FD-UK this represents […]

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What is Familial Dysautonomia?

FD is a genetic disease causing dysfunction of the autonomic and sensory nervous systems.

Events

Due to COVID19 we are restructuring our events. Please check this page for news as it becomes available.

Testing

We support all people who are of childbearing age and Ashkenazi Jewish decent to be tested.

From Our Blog

Read our latest adventures as a charity.

We write about what we have been doing to raise awareness and fundraise as well as the latest FD research and news from the families we support,

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Don’t forget to donate to FD-UK while shopping with Amazon Smile

Don’t forget to donate to FD-UK while you are shopping for Birthdays or essentials on Amazon please shop via amazonsmile and select FD-UK and they will donate 0.5% of your purchase, to us, it will not cost you anything! It is the gift that keeps on giving, thank you.

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FD-UK committee Restructure

Subject to our annual AGM in May 2021, we have nominated a new chair Dr Shara Cohen (pictured on the left) and we look forward to the exciting changes she will bring to FD-UK. We would also like thank Simeon Cohen from the bottom of our hears for all his hard work as Chair over […]

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Natasha Lawrence celebrates her 30th Birthday!

Our committee member Rosalind Jacobs celebrates her daughter Natasha 30th Birthday (Pictured left Natasha Lawrence with husband JC). Ros recounts “Even with Covid and restrictions, the sun was going to shine on the two breakfasts and two lunches to celebrate our daughters Natasha’s special 30th birthday. We have had good times a stressful times over […]