British Association of Tissue Banking
Presents information on this Association's activities, research and membership criteria, with photographs, news and details of special interest groups.
British Transplantation Society
Aims to advance the study of the biological and clinical problems of tissue and organ transplantation. Contains details of events and activities plus position papers concerning clinical research and ethics.
Donor Family Network
Support network for families of deceased loved ones who have donated organs. Contains details of events and practical information on transplant procedures, brain stem death and emotional issues.
Give 2 Live
This campaign, in memory of a young woman who died awaiting a transplant, aims to raise public awareness of organ donation. Outlines the campaign's initiatives and explains about the "presumed consent" petition.
Give a Kidney – One’s Enough
Works to raise awareness of altruistic kidney donation, from a living person to a stranger who has kidney failure. Includes information resources, links and contacts.
Human Tissue Authority
Regulates the removal, storage, use and disposal of human bodies, organs and tissue from the living and deceased. Includes codes of practice, consultation information and details of the Authority's role in transplantation and donation.
Jeanette Crizzle Trust
Charity which aims to submit annual reports to the government measuring public awareness of blood, tissue, organ and bone marrow donation. Contains research reports and questionnaires.
Legacy of Life
Features stories from donor families who have found comfort following their loved ones' donations.
Liver Transplant Support
Provides information resources and help with the understanding of a liver transplant; includes details of regional groups and contacts.
Living Kidney Donation
Offers a library of resources about altruistic kidney donation, with the diary of a woman who donated a kidney for transplant to a stranger.
Charity which matches willing living donors with those needing organ transplants.
NHS Organ Donation
NHS organ donation portal provides information on becoming a donor, along with FAQ, reports, statistics, advice and related news.
Organ Donation Scotland
Offers Scotland-specific information for people needing transplants and those who are willing to donate organs.
To Transplant and Beyond
The website of John Fisher, who received a heart transplant in August 2000, and now actively campaigns to promote and raise funds for heart transplantation.
Offering information for children about organ transplants, aimed especially at children directly affected by transplant issues. Includes success stories, message board and explanations of procedures.
Transplant Sport UK
Organises sports and social events for organ transplant recipients while raising awareness of transplantation. Contains a diary of events plus reports and photographs from previous years' annual Transplant Games.
Transplant Support Network
Nationwide network providing telephone support to patients receiving or waiting for transplants and their families. Contains volunteer and funding information plus testimonials.
Organised annually in July to raise awareness of the NHS Organ Donor Register, and to reduce the waiting times for a transplant; includes news, events calendar, and how to get involved.
The TX Space
Social networking site specifically for individuals, families and professionals involved in transplantation.
Manages the National Transplant Database of donors and patients, and the national Organ Donor Register; information about their services and policies, annual report and job vacancies.
UK Transplant Co-ordinators Association
Supporting those working as Transplant Coordinators throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. Includes legislative and training information plus a members' area.