Choose from three great routes, including a 24hr challenge! Action London to Paris bike ride. 22-26 July 2015
Treating sick and vulnerable babies

Treating sick and vulnerable babies

Action Medical Research is dedicated to funding research to help reduce the high rate of premature birth and improve treatment for sick babies.

Helping children affected by disability and infections

Helping children affected by disability and infections

Many thousands of families across the UK are coping with the relentless daily challenge of supporting a child affected by a disabling condition.

Targeting rare diseases in children

Targeting rare diseases in children

Thousands of families across the UK are caring for a child with a rare and devastating disease for which there is no cure.

Our successes

Our successes

Action Medical Research has played a pivotal part in some key medical breakthroughs over the past 60 years.

What our supporters are tweeting

David Millar
So @franmillar knows, i've done the #icebucketchallenge 10+ times in the last two days, on my bike, will donate now, film/nominate tomorrow.
David Millar - 26 August 2014 18:37pm
@Actionmedresvol special volunteers ready to welcome #action100 riders today @amr_events
Tracey@actionmed - 24 August 2014 10:47am
Wellsway Sports Ctr
The centre is looking good ahead of tomorrow's @amr_events #Bristol to #London Registration open from 6am
Wellsway Sports Ctr - 23 August 2014 18:35pm
Fran Millar
Great meeting with @Saaartjie - Good to catch up + make plans for the @amr_events Champions Dinner + I got this :)
Fran Millar - 22 August 2014 20:54pm
Action-Med Paula
Vols needed to cheer scream & shout to encourage cyclists at RIDE 24 Thruxton 6/7 Sept. Bring a tent stay the night
Action-Med Paula - 15 August 2014 13:06pm
Wimbledon Womble
@letouryorkshire @AuntieAyyy & I will be attempting our first century ride at the @amr_events @actionmedres York 100 on Sunday
Wimbledon Womble - 15 August 2014 11:44am
Action-Med Sarah
Loving @lynseybartlett and cathy for helping paddington start his bear miles tour in #brighton
Action-Med Sarah - 5 August 2014 12:20pm
@amr_events @actionmedres @downboy10 & @SKlovesthe80s training hard for L2P Sept '14. Less than 6 weeks to go!
SK - 3 August 2014 20:30pm
This week's #York100 training - the "hills" of Hertfordshire 😃🚴 @actionmedval @amr_events
Allan - 3 August 2014 12:15pm
Phil Spencer
Support Paddington Bear on his UK children’s hospitals tour. Donate @actionmedres #BearMiles
Phil Spencer - 1 August 2014 17:10pm

Dr Dawn Harper adds celebrity sparkle to our BBC Radio 4 Appeal

4 days 5 hours ago
Back in July, TV presenter and medic, Dr Dawn Harper visited the BBC studios in London to record the Action Medical Research charity...

Sullivan's story

A diagnosis for asthma is not usually possible until a child is school age. Thanks to new research asthma symptoms like little Sullivan’s could be diagnosed much earlier.

Read Sullivan's story

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