Here to help
Shine A Light
Working for the nerve tumours community
Nerve Tumours UK provides support and information, as well as campaigns and raises awareness on behalf of over 26,500 people in the UK who have Neurofibromatosis (NF1 and NF2) and Schwannomatosis. We’re here to improve lives for people with nerve tumours, by making sure those affected have access to the help they require.
“I was a very happy active boy with no known illnesses. When I was 5 years old, I became very unwell with vomiting and lethargy. My parents had noticed some freckling under my arms and groin but had no idea of the significance…”Read more
Emily is an author, speaker and workshop facilitator. Her inspiring and motivational story began when, as an energetic teenager, athlete and skilled musician, she was diagnosed as suffering from Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2)…Read more