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Lymphoedema

If your child is affected by a medical condition or disability we can help. Call our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 to get information, support and advice. You can also browse our range of parent guides on aspects of caring for a disabled child in our resource library.

To meet other parents see support groups below or meet other parents online at www.makingcontact.org

Please see below for reliable medical information on Lymphoedema produced by alternative providers.

NHS Choices
www.nhs.uk/conditions

Although alternative links have been selected with great care, Contact a Family cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or errors. Alternative information providers comply with the Information Standard and give details of their quality control procedures on their website, which includes review of information by a qualified medical professional.

Is there support?

The Lymphoedema Support Network

Tel: 020 7351 4480
Email: admin@lsn.org.uk
www.lymphoedema.org

The Network is a Registered Charity in England and Wales No. 1018749. It provides information and support to people with lymphoedema, and promotes a network of support groups throughout the UK.

Group details last updated June 2016.

Talk to other families about your child's condition

Our online community

Visit our online advice and support or read all about diagnosis.


You can also call us if you need information or advice on any aspect of caring for a disabled child. Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm.


0808 808 3555 or helpline@contact.org.uk