Who we are

The National Brain Appeal (formerly known as The National Hospital Development Foundation) is the charity dedicated to raising vital funds for The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, and the UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology.

Our vision is to improve the outcome and quality of life for the one in six affected by a neurological condition. We do this by funding pioneering research, providing access to the best technology for expert diagnosis and treatment, and training tomorrow’s clinicians.

We have grouped our funding into six distinct areas so that you can clearly see the impact of your donations. You can download our most recent Annual Review here and read the stories of just some of the people who have benefited from your generous support.

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Current appeals
The difference we make
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The National Brain Appeal
3rd Floor
Ormond House
26/27 Boswell Street
London WC1N 3JZ

020 3448 4724


Registered Charity No. 290173. A limited company registered in England. No. 01844281