The International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG) is a clinically-led charitable organisation that works locally in primary care and collaborates globally to improve respiratory health. Our vision is that, through universal access to the right care, everyone can breathe and feel well. Find out more about where we work, our Asthma Right Care movement, and downloadable free resources here: www.ipcrg.org
Asthma UK’s mission is to stop asthma attacks and, ultimately, cure asthma. We do this by funding world leading research, campaigning for improved care and supporting people to reduce their risk of a potentially life-threatening asthma attack. We are entirely funded by voluntary donations. For further information, please visit: asthma.org.uk.
Asthma UK and the British Lung Foundation merged on the 1 January 2020.
The British Lung Foundation offers hope, help and a voice to the 1 in 5 people in the UK affected by lung disease. We provide support and information to improve the everyday lives of people with lung disease. We are also campaigning for better diagnosis, treatment and prevention for now and the future. For further information, please visit blf.org.uk.
The UK Lung Cancer Coalition (UKLCC) is the UK’s largest multi-interest group in lung cancer. The UKLCC’s membership includes leading lung cancer experts, senior NHS professionals, charities and healthcare companies with an interest in fighting the disease. For more information, visit www.uklcc.org.uk
The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Air Pollution membership is made up of MPs and peers who promote measures to tackle poor air quality. The 12 sets of proposals in its June 2020 report ‘Air Quality Strategy to Reduce Coronavirus’ was backed my 90 MPs and peers in a letter to the Prime Minister.
Geraint Davies MP is the Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Air Pollution and serves on the Environmental Fisheries and Rural Affairs Committee. His Clean Air Bill has cross-party support, with 125 MPs calling for it to be incorporated in the National Government’s Air Quality Strategy.
Breathing Matters is proud to support this Respiratory Health Campaign again this year. Breathing Matters aims to improve the lives of every pulmonary fibrosis and respiratory infection sufferer by finding treatments and cures through raising funds and awareness. We support research at UCL Respiratory, one of the world’s leading Respiratory research units. Part of UCLH Charity (registered charity #1165398).
The Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists (ARNS) was established in 1997 as a nursing forum to champion the specialty respiratory nursing community, promote excellence in practice, and influence respiratory health policy. ARNS also works to influence the direction of respiratory nursing care. https://arns.co.uk/
Allergy UK is the leading UK patient charity for those living with all types of allergy. The charity’s mission is to raise the profile of allergy at all levels, with a vision for everyone affected by allergy to receive the best possible care and support.