A-Z of patient, carer and public stakeholders

This section provides selected links to other websites for patients, carers and members of the public. All sites listed must comply with our links protocol.

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La Leche League Great Britain [LLLGB]

We help mothers to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding, of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother. We give help by telephone, email or in person, run meetings, and by sharing information and literature.

Let's Face It (LFI)

We are an international mutual help organisation dealing with facial disfigurement. We are dedicated to helping those who are facially disfigured, their loved ones, the professionals who care for them and the communities in which they live, to understand and solve the problems of living with a this disability.

Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research (LLR)

LLR is the only UK charity solely devoted to research into blood cancers in children and adults, including leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma. We will continue to invest in ground-breaking research to most benefit those touched by blood cancers and we are determined to beat blood cancers however long it takes.

Leukaemia CARE

Leukaemia CARE is a National Charity commited to providing care and support to everyone whose lives have been affected by a diagnosis of leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma or allied blood disorder - we are there to help support a quality of life for all.

Lifeblood: The Thrombosis Charity

Lifeblood provides education to healthcare professionals and the public to promote awareness and improve the understanding of thrombosis and funds scientific research into the diagnosis, causes, prevention and cure of thrombosis.

Lifeskills - Learning for Living

Lifeskills - Learning for Living is designed to help children and other members of the community learn about safety in a fun and practical way, specifically in the home, on the road or during leisure time.

Lymphoma Association

The Lymphoma Association is the only specialist UK charity that provides accurate medical information and support to anyone affected by lymphatic cancer.
Services offered include a freephone patient helpline, free patient literature, a buddy scheme with telephone links to others with similar experiences, support groups and national and regional patient conferences.

Lynn's Bowel Cancer Campaign

Founded by Ex-Watchdog presenter and bowel cancer survivor Lynn Faulds Wood. We help to investigate every stage of the patient's journey - from prevention and screening to palliative care - to help save lives from bowel cancer and to improve the quality of life of those going through the journey.

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