APEC - Action on Pre-eclampsia
Action on Pre-eclampsia (also known as APEC) aims to raise public and professional awareness of pre-eclampsia, improve care, and ease or prevent physical and emotional suffering caused by the disease. APEC is a charity registered in the UK.
They run a helpline and provide information to members of the public who are affected by pre-eclampsia – be this pregnant women, their family and friends and anyone worried about pre-eclampsia.
APEC run study days for midwives and health professionals who work with pregnant women, providing expert training on detection and management of pre-eclampsia. They also facilitate a unique expert referral service, whereby women can be referred by their GPs to an expert on pre-eclampsia in their area.
APEC also provide leaflets to hospitals and maternity units informing women about pre-eclampsia and the importance of antenatal care.
Who to contact
Where to go
- Action on Pre-eclampsia,
80b High Street
- WR11 4EU