The National Brain Appeal is the charity dedicated to raising much needed funds for The National Hospital of Neurology and Neurosurgery in Queen Square London.The National is one of the world’s leading centres for the diagnosis, treatment and care of patients with a wide range of neurological and neuromuscular conditions including multiple sclerosis (MS), brain cancer, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, Prion disease, head injury.
One in six people in the UK are affected by a neurological disorder. This can be from birth, through a slowly developing illness or through brain injury.
Over the last 10 years, The National Brain Appeal has raised more than £15 million to fund the latest technology and equipment, building projects and research. These include the creation of the UK’s first dedicated brain tumour unit, the Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, the Clinical Neurosciences Centre and the Dementia Research Centre. You can read more about these projects and our other fundraising campaigns here.