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British Sjögren's Syndrome Association - BSSA

The British Sjögren's Syndrome Association (BSSA) was founded in 1986, as a registered charity, to raise awareness of the disease and support research into its cause and treatment. A self-help organisation with more than 1800 members, the BSSA is dedicated to providing mutual support and information to individuals affected by this disabling disease.

Latest News from BSSA

Christmas Cards

Christmas Cards Now On Sale!

The festive season will soon be here so don't forget to purchase your BSSA Christmas cards. We have a wonderful range on sale again this year, all helping to raise money for the BSSA. You can purchase the cards from our online shop, or by calling the BSSA office.

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Helpline news

Helpline Closed

Unfortunately our helpline will be closed from Tuesday 14th August and will re-open on Monday 20th August at 9.30am. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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LLHM 2019

London Landmarks Half Marathon 2019

In March this year, the BSSA was proud to have a team of runners in the brand-new London Landmarks Half Marathon. Next year the field of runners has increased from 10,000 to 13,000 and the BSSA is delighted to have ten official places. Do you want to join the team?

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Colette Batkins

Col's Jump for Sjögren's!

Colette Batkins has had Sjögren’s Syndrome for 50 years and she has decided that throwing herself out of an airplane to raise money for the BSSA is a good idea!

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Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile

The BSSA is now part of Amazon Smile which is a simple and automatic way for you to support the BSSA every time you shop and at no extra cost.

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