Welcome to Ataxia UK

People with ataxia deserve care, understanding and a cure. We raise funds for medical research into finding treatments and a cure for ataxia - until we do, we will give support, advice and information for anyone affected.

How we can help

How you can help

Helpline

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Newly diagnosed?

Access the advice, support and information you need after receiving your diagnosis.

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Author: Jonathan Evans

Our research partners

Take a look at who we collaborate with, including other research organisations, pharma and international patient groups, and see how to collaborate with us.

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Patient Pathways

Advice on how to treat people with ataxia for Healthcare Professionals.

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£6.75 million

spent on research since 2000

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We are the leading charity in the UK that caters to people affected by any of the ataxias.

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Only 14%

of people in the UK have heard of ataxia

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Fundraise

Fundraise for Ataxia UK!

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Donate

Donate to our cause.

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Volunteer

We appreciate everything our volunteers do, whether they help with adminstration, events, or helping at our Specialist Ataxia Centres.

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Latest news

  • The Big Give 19

    We're joining the Big Give again this year to improve access to healthcare. Read more

  • Accessibility changes

    To ensure the Ataxia Magazine is accessible for everyone, it has gone through some changes, which you may have noticed in issue 205 - find out what they are here. Read more

  • Your voice: your message

    Ensuring your voice is at the forefront of communications about ataxia Read more

Upcoming events

  • Ataxia UK Annual Conference 2019

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