Mesothelioma UK
A national resource centre providing specialist mesothelioma
information, support, care and treatment information

Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment – GOV.UK
You may be able to get a one-off lump sum payment if you’re suffering from the asbestos related disease, diffuse mesothelioma

International Ban Asbestos Secretariat (IBAS) and newsletter
Supporting the global ban asbestos community by correlating information, encouraging innovative projects and challenging injustice.

HSE – Asbestos: The Hidden Killer
Information about asbestos by the Health and Safety Executive

Asbestos in Schools
Information about the growing awareness of asbestos exposure in school buildings

Alice – A Fight For Life (links to YouTube videos at the bottom of the page)
Extracts from a documentary originally shown in 1982 which had a far-reaching impact on the asbestos debate.

The doctoral study ‘The experience of mesothelioma in Northern England‘ by Dr Helen Clayson, 2007
A community-based, mixed methods, case study in four parts, conducted in Barrow-in-Furness, Leeds and Doncaster. The study investigates the experience of pleural mesothelioma for patients and their families, and for healthcare professionals and service providers.

Mesothelioma research charities

The June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund
Started in 1997, JHMRF is the UK’s first and largest independent mesothelioma charity. The charity has raised more than £1.1 million, the majority of which is being spent on quality research into the diagnosis and treatment of mesothelioma and the care of people with the disease.

The Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund aims to raise awareness, fund crucial research projects, improve diagnosis, treatment and care for mesothelioma sufferers plus help to access information and support.The Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund works ” under the umbrella” of the British Lung Foundation