The ITP Support Association

The Platelet Mission
Kimbolton Road
MK44 2EL

Tel: (Email)


The ITP Support Association is a UK registered charity which aims to promote and improve the general welfare of patients, and the families of patients, with Immune Thrombocytopenia (Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura) by providing:

  • Patient/parental/antenatal information and support.
  • "Listening ear" contact with nominated volunteers.
  • An information pack.
  • A quarterly journal, The Platelet.
  • Easy to read booklets and factsheets on ITP and associated interests.
  • Advice on referrals for difficult or refractory cases.
  • Guidelines for schools.
  • Protocol for dentists of affected patients.
  • Annual conventions featuring leading ITP specialists.
  • Internet forums, Facebook etc.

Last updated on 15/12/2015

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