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We publish our latest news and updates in one place to make staying in the know simple. Follow our latest event announcements, project updates, open recruitment calls and features in the media here.

 

News

 

View all the news that’s fit to print!

We publish our latest news and updates in one place to make staying in the know simple. Follow our latest event announcements, project updates, open recruitment calls and features in the media here.

 

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Please note: We were previously known as Findacure before rebranding as Beacon in 2022.

 

Don’t miss our webinar series!

Don’t miss our webinar series!

Our new webinar series has been announced! ‘Developing your rare disease patient group team from the bottom up’ will consist of three webinars over the next three months looking at recruiting volunteers, finding members of staff and succession planning. Sign up for webinar 1!

May’s RareChat is here!

May’s RareChat is here!

Join our next RareChat – Succession planning: how to know when it’s your time to go. If you’re in the process of stepping down from your group, have recently stepped down or are planning to do so in the future, come share your thoughts!

We’re featured in Pharmafile!

We’re featured in Pharmafile!

Our Marketing and Engagement Manager, Blayne, wrote a piece on rare diseases for Pharmafile’s Autumn edition!
Her section of the magazine explores the ‘Diagnostic Odyssey’ and the psychological and logistical impact rare conditions have on patients and their families. Learn what her article discusses now!

Get your FREE ticket to the International Rare Disease Showcase!

Get your FREE ticket to the International Rare Disease Showcase!

Tickets are now available for the International Rare Disease Showcase! Explore international collaborations that are driving rare disease forward. Come discover the impact and challenges of working in the rare space around the world. Whether you wish to attend a single session or three days of fun, claim your FREE ticket to The International Rare Disease Showcase today!

How to donate to Findacure after Virgin Money Giving closes

How to donate to Findacure after Virgin Money Giving closes

As you know, Virgin Money Giving (VMG) is closing on 30 November 2021 at midnight. Once VMG closes, we’ll be moving over to the Wonderful 100% fee free donation fundraising platform! If you don’t have the time to organise your own fundraising event but would like to donate to Findacure, we’ve provided easy ways to do so here!