Meningitis helplines

Use our helplines to find more information and advice on meningitis

NHS Choices – Meningitis

Men ACYW vaccine

Men C vaccine

Recognise the symptoms

Comprehensive help and information from NHS Choices, including links to useful websites.

Meningitis Now

Helpline: 0808 80 10 388

Formed in 2013 by bringing together Meningitis UK and Meningitis Trust, founders of the meningitis movement in the UK – we exist to save lives and rebuild futures by funding research, raising awareness and providing support, including emotional and practical support through a range of professional services.

Meningitis Research Foundation

Helpline: 080 8800 3344

Funds research to prevent meningitis and septicaemia, and to improve survival rates and outcomes. Promotes education and awareness to reduce death and disability, and give support to people affected.

Brain & Spine Foundation – Meningitis Factsheet

Helpline: 0808 808 1000

The Brain and Spine Foundation is a registered charity which is committed to providing reliable information and support to people living with neurological conditions across the UK. This factsheet provides information on meningitis.