International Gaucher Day 2020

International Gaucher Day Homes Not Hospitals





Once again we are joining hands with the International Gaucher Alliance (IGA) to celebrate International Gaucher Day today,1st October. We are delighted to be able to share the theme for the #IGD2020 campaign is Home Therapy.

Do look out for our Home Care special News bulletin that should arrive to your inbox on 1st October, this will also be shared on our social media and website throughout the day.  If you do not already subscribe to our monthly e-news bulletin you can do so here

Thank you to Maddie Collin and Callum Stoodley alongside Clinical Nurse Specialist Niamh Finegan from The Royal Free Hospital London to share their journey to become independant with Homecare. You can watch their recorded interview here.




Thank you to Jackson's mum Emma for kindly sharing their family personal journey from diagnosis to becoming independant with homecare.  Please take some time to read the story here.

Make sure you get involved, you can download the IGD 2020 poster below to share with your friends and family. Settle down with a cup of tea and enjoy reading their story here

Please use your own social media platforms to promote #IGD2020.

  • download and share the #IGD2020 poster
  • change your Facebook cover using the #IGD2020 banner 
  • change your Twitter cover using the #IGD2020  banner
  • share your photos on social media using #IGD2020 #RareButNotAlone #HomesNotHospitals  
  • add the #IGD2020 signature strip to your emails