Ataxia’ is an umbrella term for a group of neurological disorders that affect balance,
coordination and speech. Ataxia can also affect your heart
Ataxia UK is the leading national charity in the UK for people affected by ataxia. We fund
research into finding treatments and cures, and offer advice, information and support to
people affected by the condition. Until a cure is found, Ataxia UK will provide support services
to everyone affected by the condition, including families and carers, to give those with ataxia
the highest possible quality of life.