We help rebuild lives shattered by meningitis by providing a range of practical, emotional and financial support for those affected by the meningitis.
Meningitis Now is the UK’s leading charity working to save lives and rebuild the futures of people affected by meningitis through research, support and awareness. With nearly 30 years’ experience, our vision is a future where no one in the UK loses their life to meningitis and everyone affected gets the support they need to rebuild their lives.
Meningitis Now fights the disease on all fronts:
Providing a powerful, united voice for people fighting meningitis.
Saving lives by funding vaccine and preventative research.
Reducing the disease’s impact through awareness.
Rebuilding futures with dedicated support.
Fundraising to deliver our plans.
Meningitis Now aims to:
- (b) To undertake and fund research into all strains of meningitis whether viral or bacterial, or septicaemia and to publish, assist with and/or fund the publication and dissemination of the useful results thereof.
- (c) To work towards the elimination of meningitis or septicaemia as a serious medical problem.
- (d) To provide support to people who suffer meningitis or septicaemia and their immediate families, guardians or partners.
- (a) To relieve sickness and distress among persons who are suffering from meningitis (which in these objects means meningitis in all forms and includes all and any associated conditions) or septicaemia or who are disabled as a result of meningitis.
Established: October 1986
Registered Charity Number: 803016
Full time staff: 40
Part time staff: 10
Phone number: 01453 768000
Address: Fern House Bath Road Stroud GL5 3TJView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website