Find support near you

Shine is a national charity, supporting more than 12,000 people living in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. 
 
For more information about support near you, including Shine networking events, services and online communities covering your area, select your region below.

 

Take the hassle out of your regular healthcare

As well as the option to join our FREE home delivery service, we support members’ health and wellbeing, from the complex challenges that hydrocephalus and spina bifida can bring, to wider health issues such as weight management and mental wellbeing.

To make an appointment to visit our specialist Health Hub, register for our FREE Shine Health Direct, or make an enquiry to our expert advisory service, click the button below.

Discover Shine Health

Join our community of members, families, friends and professionals

We are a highly active community of members, families, friends and professionals working together to support each other. 

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, we're continuing to run a range of online 'virtual' events covering the topics most important to our members.

Whether you have spina bifida, hydrocephalus, or care for someone who does - we have sessions for you!

See upcoming events

Don't miss out!

Catch up on any events you've missed and watch 'on demand'.

Full list can be found here

Shine Voices

Stories made by you, for you.  Watch real Shine members talk candidly about life with spina bifida and hydrocephalus, or create and share your own video on our Shine Voices platform.

FREE membership, join today!

As a member of the Shine family, you'll receive:

  • FREE access to national and regional support groups
  • Invitations to national and regional events
  • A network of friends and peers to help you
  • FREE help and advice from our trained specialists
  • A FREE copy of our twice yearly magazine, Together
  • Option to join our FREE home delivery service

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