Behçet’s UK (formerly Behçet's Syndrome Society)

Caring for all affected by this rare, complex and lifelong condition; promoting research into the cause, effects, treatment and management of Behçet’s

National Behçet's Centres of Excellence

Find out everything about the National Behçet's Centres of Excellence (CoE) run by NHS England
Clinic details and contact information
Referral process
CoE history and overview
The Behçet's Patient Support Service
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Behçet's UK Medical Factsheets

Our medical factsheets are written by medical professionals and are for use by members, clinicians and NHS staff.
They cover a wide range of symptoms experinced by patients with Behçet's.

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Behçet's UK News

Singing for Behçet’s UK!

Evolution Choir, based in Salisbury,  have nominated Behçet’s UK as their ‘dedicated charity’, in recognition of and supportive to group member Cat who has Behçet’s and have already collected £332 from pre-Christmas gigs! Founded in 2007 by Singing Teacher and Confidence Coach Lilli Badcock, the group has built a reputation over the years as a fun […]

Behçet’s Families – Your help needed!

Are you a child or young person aged 8-18 with Behçet’s? Your help is needed to contribute towards new information booklets about young people’s experiences of Behçet’s. They will help to educate schools and other children and young people about your illness and how it affects your daily life. There will be a workshop including […]

Donate via PayPal this December and they will boost your donation by 10%

Until the end of December if you’re in the UK and donate to us via PayPal’s Giving Fund page, PayPal will add on an extra 10% to your donation. It works if you either donate to us here: or through the PayPal app. So if you donate £20, this means we end up with a total of […]

Northern Ireland Rare Disease Partnership Events

The Northern Ireland Rare Disease Partnership has a couple of upcoming events which may be of interest to those of you in the area affected by Behçet’s. Their AGM & Winter Meeting is happening tomorrow 6th December from 2-4pm in Belfast. Unfortunately registration has officially closed but there could be last minute tickets available so […]