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Thyroid UK (TUK)

Thyroid UK (TUK)

Thyroid UK (TUK) websiteRegistered Charity Number: 1125270

Mission Statement

Providing information and resources to promote effective diagnosis and appropriate treatment for people with thyroid disorders in the UK

Our Vision is...

•To be the primary source of independent, accredited information on thyroid related disorders in the United Kingdom

•A world where the patient’s needs are paramount

•A world where patients with thyroid disease will have the choice to be treated according to their individual needs

Our Values are:

•To be open, honest, ethical and accountable and to work productively with others in the pursuit of quality treatment for patients

•To put the interests of people with thyroid disorders first

•To value people as individuals

•To respect the right of individuals to be involved in and knowledgeable about their illness and treatment options

•To value the need for open and free access to independent and accurate information both at the time of diagnosis and thereafter

•To encourage people to take control of their own health and wellbeing

•To appreciate the skills, expertise and commitment of our staff and volunteers

Thyroid UK’s Objectives are the relief of sickness of persons suffering from thyroid disease and related areas, for the benefit of the public, particularly but not exclusively by:

(a) providing information and support to sufferers of thyroid disease

(b) promoting public awareness in regard to thyroid disorders

(c) acting as a resource centre and disseminating information

(d) encouraging scientific research for the education, alleviation, care,
treatment and cure of thyroid disease

(e) raising funds needed to achieve the stated objectives.

Letter of Support

We are delighted to be able to work with the Greetings Card Company. Through their fantastic website we can offer our supporters an excellent range of Christmas and everyday cards. All purchases made through the website will help Thyroid UK to support those with thyroid disease. Thank You.

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