11 October 2018

Psychological support available until April 2019

Confidential psychological support from the Red Cross extended

The confidential support service offered by the British Red Cross to anyone affected by treatment with infected blood or blood products is closing temporarily on 15th October. The service will resume on 2nd November and will then be available until April 2019.

Telephone support can be accessed by calling 0800 458 9473 and 0203 417 0280 at these times: on Monday between 11am and 1pm; on Wednesday between 7pm and 9pm; and on Friday between 2pm and 4pm. There is also a messaging system to receive a call back.

We will be making separate arrangements for support during the hearings next spring.