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Organisations

Below you can find links for a number of organisations concerned with headaches and migraine. Most of these are based in the UK, but not all.

The British Association for the Study of Headache, a national organisation focused on raising the profile of headaches and their surrounding issues.

OUCH, an organisation focused on raising public awareness of Cluster Headaches and offering support and guidance to sufferers. For more information on the condition see our Cluster Headache factsheet.

The Migraine Trust, a charity that supports sufferers, educates healthcare professionals and funds research into a migraine and other headaches.

The International Headache Society, a worldwide organisation for those with a professional commitment to headaches, publishes the international headache journal ‘Cephalalgia.’

Hughes Syndrome Foundation, a charitable foundation for a relatively recently discovered syndrome, commonly causing headaches and migraines.

Trigeminal Neuralgia Association UK (TNA UK), a charity providing information and support to those who suffer this painful condition, whilst raising awareness of TN within the medical community and general public.

NHS Choices: Headache is a great overview of headaches with useful links to related specialist subjects.

Guide to Menstrual Cycles & Mental Health 

Guide to insomnia by howtosleep.co.uk

Other Useful Websites

http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/, when using the easyfundraising website to browse and buy through many online retailers, you can choose a charity to receive a portion of the retailer’s profit.

http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/giving/, a simple way to donate to or sponsor an event or cause.

http://www.recycle4charity.co.uk/, donates money to charity for every used mobile, inkjet cartridge, or laser cartridge they receive.