Click the green 'Donate' button above to buy a family membership!

(See also: Standard Membership, and Professional Membership)

Please note that memberships will only be processed once the first payment has been received. This means we will send out the 'New Member' packs within 7 days of receipt of payment. This will be the day you placed the order if it is a one off payment, and the date of your direct debit if you place a recurring payment.

The cost of a year's family membership is as follows:

Membership type

Price

Family Membership (UK)

£30.00

Family Membership (Outside the UK)

£39.00

Membership Benefits

Family Membership applies to all family members living at the address registered, and include:

  • A 'New member' pack including: 2 group posters, 2 'What's the connection?' posters, 4 trifold leaflets, 1 'Living Well With Hypermobility' booklet, and a membership letter.

  • A copy of 'An Educator's Guide to the hypermobile student' 

  • Access to your nearest local HMSA support group(s), run by trained volunteers.

  • Access to HMSA members only Facebook groups (secure places to ask questions and gain valuable peer support, moderated by trained volunteers)

  • Access to the Educational Support Facebook group run by professionals for parents to get advice on accessing the support available to their child. (This is only available to people with a family membership)

  • 1:1 advice from trained staff

  • Monthly HMSA E-Newsletter (sent to the registered email address)

  • Free copies of the bi-annual HMSA Journals published during your membership period, containing articles by our medical advisers and members, keeping our members informed of progress in the world of hypermobility syndromes.

  • 10% Discount to all HMSA members when hiring products through Wheelfreedom the UK's leading wheelchair hire and mobility scooter hire company.

  • 10% Discount to all HMSA members when purchasing ergonomic tools, aids and assistive devices through www.peta-uk.com. (Should any member have problems please telephone 01376 573476 and Peta staff will gladly assist)

  • Advice from specialist insurance advisors at the ‘Special Risks Bureau’ (a business experienced in covering hypermobility syndromes) on products such as Life Insurance, Critical Illness, Income Protection and Private Medical Insurance. Discounts may be available on some products. Tel: 0808 17 82 777 and quote HMSA or visit: www.specialrisksbureau.co.uk/health-conditions