Resources for those affected by meningitis
All the materials have been developed in consultation with experts in the respective fields and have been pre-tested or evaluated by the specific group at which the resource is aimed.
Many of our materials have been produced as a direct result of research
funded by MRF, and are reviewed and updated
You can order these materials online through our resource centre
or you can download them by clicking on the image of the resource.
Note that these resources were written for a UK audience and therefore reflect the health services and systems in that country.
Support resources for people affected by meningitis and/or septicaemia
Meningitis and Septicaemia - Support for You
For: Health professionals to give to patients and their families
The support available includes:
Offering a listening ear and support to anyone affected
- Answering your questions and providing information
- Helping you navigate the disability rights and benefits system
- Putting you in touch with telephone befrienders who have been through a similar experience.
Meningitis and Septicaemia - What Happens Next?
For: Families and individuals dealing with the after effects of meningitis and septicaemia and professionals involved with them.
Many people who recover from meningitis and septicaemia do so with after effects, which could be temporary, permanent, physical and/or emotional. The booklet gives information about potential after effects and was written with the help of health professionals representing the range of disciplines involved in looking after patients recovering from meningitis and septicaemia.
Living with bereavement: the way forward
For: People bereaved by meningitis and/or septicaemia.