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The Haemophilia Society is the only UK wide charity for everyone affected by bleeding disorders. We help people with bleeding disorders to lead fulfilling lives, make informed choices and to support and inspire others.

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My child is newly diagnosed

Finding out that you or your child has a bleeding disorder can be a stressful experience, and we’re here to help you to make sense of it all.

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Someone I know has a bleeding disorder

There are lots of different bleeding disorders. Find out more about the different types

Diagnosis & treatment

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All you need to know to keep fit and healthy with a bleeding disorder and benefits available

Day to day living

Our News

LATEST NEWS AT THE HAEMOPHILIA SOCIETY

Daily Mail article helps to raise awareness o...

8 August 2019 BY

There is a lot of misunderstanding about bleeding disorders and many people don...

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Letter from the APPG to Amber Rudd...

2 August 2019 BY

Letter signed by members of the Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood APPG to Amber...

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Letter to Bill Wright and campaigners regardi...

25 July 2019 BY

Below is an update from the outgoing Prime Minister on the progress of discussio...

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HQ Summer issue out now!...

16 July 2019 BY

HQ is our members magazine, which you will receive in hard copy twice a year whe...

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Upcoming & Recent Events at the Haemophilia Society

UPCOMING EVENT
20 September 2019 at 10:00 am Dublin

Newly Diagnosed Weekend – Dublin

We are really excited to share this Newly Diagnosed Weekend in Dublin with The Irish Haemophilia Society. If you have a child who was recently diagnosed (0-5yrs old) with a

21 September 2019 London, W2 2UH

Serpentine Swim

26 October 2019 London, EC2M 3TL

Service of Thanksgiving and Remembrance

16 November 2019 Liverpool L1 1RH

Annual Member Conference

Your Stories

Read Real-Life Stories From Our Members

Should people with haemophilia do dangerous sports? In my view, yes, if you can. You take all the safety precautions on offer, you assess the risks and plan for them, and then you go and just do it!

Alan

Rally driving enthusiast

I had done it; my race was now over. I had mixed emotions on arrival at Airlie Beach. I knew I was going to miss my crew; they really are a great bunch and you really do bond with people!

Ben

Clipper round-the-world Racer

I never thought in my wildest dreams that I could fly a plane, but my confidence has grown and I no longer doubt myself.

Paul

Flying scholar

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Become a member of The Haemophilia Society free today. Fill in a simple form and we will send out a membership pack to you.

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Push for fairness for people with bleeding disorders affected by contaminated blood. Join us in demanding just support packages.

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Our members and supporters do amazing things to raise funds for us. Challenge yourself or team up with friends to raise money.

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About bleeding disorders

Understanding Haemophilia & Other Bleeding Disorders

People with bleeding disorders, have a condition that means the blood can’t clot properly. Those with bleeding disorders experience bleeding for longer and may sometimes experience spontaneous bleeds into joints, muscles and soft tissues. Some of the most common bleeding disorders include: Haemophilia A | Haemophilia B | von Willebrands

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