There is no support group for rubella in the UK. Information and support for Deafness associated with rubella is provided by Sense (see entry Deafblindness). Families can use Contact a Family's freephone helpline for advice, information and, where possible, links to other families. Contact a Family's web-based linking service can be accessed at community.cafamily.org.uk
Also known as: German Measles
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.
Meet other parents online at community.cafamily.org.uk or call our helpline to find out if we can offer you a one-to-one family link.
Please see below for reliable medical information on Rubella produced by alternative providers.
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