Shine (formerly the Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus)

Shine is a charity that provides specialist support, from before birth and throughout life, to anyone living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, as well as those who care for them.

Supported by a community of over 75,000 individuals, families, friends and professionals, the charity funds research and supports campaigns for better medical care and a greater understanding of these serious and lifelong disabilities.

Shine work on a national level to provide support through the following specialist teams:

  • support and development team
  • health development team
  • education advisory services
  • occupational therapist development worker.

To access these teams in your area please contact us and we will do everything possible to ensure that you receive all the information and help you need.

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Contact number

01733 555 988