Thyroid UK

HQ Location: 
Essex

Location of benefit: 
UK only (nationwide)

Thyroid UK is a charitable company 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

We have an Information Pack available to purchase and a subscription to a quarterly newsletter.