The HMSA is a dynamic charity providing a network of support groups throughout the UK. All our Group Leaders are trained and have clear DBSs (previously called a Criminal Records Bureau check). The HMSA is proud that our groups are recommended by many hospitals and individual professionals because of our positive ethos and the dedication and professionalism of our Group Leaders.
IS accredited website and literature, including a bi-annual journal.
Free Helpline for support and advice, 5 half days a week with additional answerphone service.
Local support groups, run by trained volunteers*
Locally run Facebook groups* – secure places to ask questions and gain valuable peer support, moderated by trained volunteers.
Residential conferences and HMSA Hypermobility Masterclass events and workshops, offering a chance to improve understanding of hypermobility syndromes and their management as well socialise with others who understand life with a hypermobility syndrome.**
1:1 advice from trained staff.*