SIBF NEWS

13th November 2017

Hep C, vCJD and Travel Insurance

The costs of life and travel insurances have been inflated for those with HCV. Even for those who have ‘cleared’ the virus through treatment or spontaneoulsy, […]
14th November 2017

Survey responses – Treatments and Lump Sums

In March, SIBF commissioned two short questionnaires asking infected and affected people of their views on the £30,000 lump sums issued under the Scottish Infected Blood […]
21st November 2017

“Can we live out the rest of our lives with dignity?”

“Hello I’m Sean (not real name), I’m 61 years of age, I live near Glasgow and I’m a member of the Scottish Infected Blood Forum. I’ll […]
13th December 2017

SIBF discussions with Damian Green MP, Minister for the Cabinet Office

SIBF took part in a meeting with Damian Green, the First Secretary of State and Minister for the Cabinet Office, on Tuesday 12th of December. This […]
18th December 2017

Joint Member Meeting – SIBF and Haemophilia Scotland, Saturday 20th January 2018

The Forum is holding a Joint Member Meeting with Haemophilia Scotland on: Saturday 20th January 11am – 1pm Mercure Glasgow City Hotel, 201 Ingram Street, Glasgow […]
20th December 2017

Update from the Cabinet Office

Today we received an update from the Cabinet Office of the key points which were discussed at all three meetings over the last 2 weeks. These […]