We are excited to announce that we are in the process of establishing The Platelet Society (registered charity number: 1172202) in the coming months. This Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) is a new legal structure created by the Charities Commission. Following consultation with the academic community researching platelets in disease, we have merged The Platelet Charity […]
Thank you so much to all the friends and family of Maurice Hynes who raised a fabulous total of nearly £2,600 to help us help people with bleeding disorders. This wonderful bunch of folk were walking in memory of Maurice Hynes – ‘Dad, Gongy, Moss’ who was diagnosed with a platelet function disorder. The diagnosis […]
The Hynes Family & Co is fundraising in the memory of Maurice Hynes – Dad, Gongy, Moss.They are walking ‘Round the Wrekin, you can help them help us by donating here
We are delighted that the charitys research grant awarded to Sheffield is featured in this weeks Mail. Dr Clare Samuelson and her team have been inviting women who have been referred for surgery as a result of very heavy periods to have their platelets analysed. In a number of instances, women have had platelet disorders […]
We the support of a grant from TUUT we are now able to publish our Platelet Function Disorder factsheets both in English and translated into Welsh. The English versions can be found in here in our Resource Library. Please use the contact button on the web site to request Welsh versions.
The Platelet Charity is seeking to involve people suffering with Platelet Function Disorders (PFDs) to be the patient voice in order to help us with : – Reviewing patient literature – Providing guidance on patient initatives – Informing our strategy for research grants This role can be undertaken for the most part remotely via phone/email/skype […]
We are delighted to receive a grant of £3000 from the TUUT Charitable Trust for our publications programme. This money will enable us to produce a series of fact sheet publications that we hope to have translated into the Welsh language.
We are delighted to introduce fact sheets on the most common platelet function disorders. See our Resource Library for these publications: Fact sheets The series of Factsheets provide an easily understood overview of the known forms of platelet function disorders for patients and family members. Information is available on all of the major forms of platelet […]