Follow us online

| More
Access this site Call our helpine 0845 644 0606 or email:

Caring today, researching for tomorrow

Headerimg Headerimg Headerimg Headerimg Headerimg
Skip Content
What is ataxia

'Ataxia' means ‘lack of order’. People with ataxia have problems with movement, balance, and speech. Over 10,000 people in the UK have a form of ataxia. There is currently no cure but we are working to find one every day. Learn more

About Ataxia Ataxia Forum
Posted Sat 06 Dec 14:26:49

Consensus clinical management guidelines for Friedreich ataxia

Posted by: roygbiv

News Newsimg

Ataxia UK Christmas Appeal Video

Take a look at our 2014 Christmas Appeal Video!

The Livewire Theatre Presents the AlterNativity

A reimagined version of the Nativity story in aid of Ataxia UK.

Patient Experience Survey

EFNA is launching a European survey on the impact of living with a brain disorder.

Please help us by circulating this survey and we would encourage yourself, colleagues, family and friends to participate!

The 2015 Nude Calendar Catches the eye of the Press

The Exeter Express and Echo, Oswestry and Border Counties Advertizer and The Salford Star have featured two of the 2015 Calendar stars!

More News..
In your area Newsimg

Ataxia UK Newcastle Branch

The Newcastle Branch is a division of Ataxia UK which supports anyone with ataxia and their carers, partners, families and friends. All are welcome to join us.

Ataxia UK Milton Keynes Support Group

The Milton Keynes support group invites anyone in the Buckinghamshire area who is connected with ataxia, whether a sufferer, carer, family member or friend to contact us and meet others with this rare condition. Our group continues to attract new members and is becoming a central meeting place in Milton Keynes for people affected by ataxia.

Ataxia UK Support Group - Cannock

We will be meeting at 14.30 on 26th January at Elmcroft, Church Street, Cannock.

New Ataxia UK Support Group - Bath

A support group for people with all types of Ataxia, their families and friends. The group is for people to meet up and share experiences, advice, information and friendship.

Events Newsimg

Featured event

London 2 Brighton Challenge

We're looking for competitors to take part in the London 2 Brighton Challenge! More info

Virgin Money London Marathon

Enter London Marathon 2014 by joining are team today!

2015 Brighton Marathon

Join Ataxia UK team for this beautiful coastal marathon taking place in Brighton in April 2015.

DIFC Santa Run 2014

Take part in the run series by joining thousands of other participants in our fantastic Santa run! Join us in London's Victoria Park for an amazing event in aid of a charity close to your heart.