FND Hope UK is part of the first and only global patient-led charity for people with Functional Neurological Disorder. Originating as a grassroots campaign, it uncovers the hidden world of FND and empowers those affected to live their best possible life.

The hard work and dedication by a few UK advocates, patients and medical professionals working together has become fruitful and FND Hope UK started supporting our UK FND community in 2015 and later became a registered CIO in England and Wales 28th June 2017 #1173607 and the first charity to be registered in Scotland 28th April 2018 #SC048333.


Our mission is to promote awareness, support affected individuals, and advance research for the prevention , treatment and recovery of FND.


A world where FND patients can expect to be treated with dignity, care and respect, regardless of the cause of their symptoms.


We are a force for change, uniting the FND community in the pursuit of empowering and improving the health and of those diagnosed with FND or battling medical uncertainty:

    • Empowering individuals to advocate for themselves
    • Growing a supportive patient network
    • Improve understanding through education
    • Cultivating and pioneering best practices for ethical patient-centred care
    • Build an environment of collaboration and communication
    • Accelerating and support science based research
    • Fostering receptively to new discoveries
    • Operate with integrity and transparency

Charity Returns and Official Documentation

Impact Reports

FND Hope UK Impact Report for 2021
FND Hope UK Impact Report for 2022