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Group B Strep is the UK’s most common cause of life-threatening infection in newborn babies, causing meningitis, sepsis and pneumonia. On average in the UK;
• 2 babies a day develop group B Strep infection
• 1 baby a week dies from group B Strep infection
• 1 baby a week survives group B Strep infection with disability
What makes Group B Strep different
Group B Strep Support is the leading charity for families affected by neonatal group B Strep infection. We provide information and support to these families, work closely with health professionals and campaign for improvements to prevention strategies.
Other ways to support
Group B Strep Support warmly welcomes volunteers. We’ll work with you to make best use of your talents, whether this is in our Mid Sussex head office, or working remotely from home.