Duchenne Family Support Group (DFSG)

Contact information

0800 121 4518
The Duchenne Family Support Group (DFSG) was set up in 1987 to provide support for families with children diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

The DFSG is a national charity run by families for families affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy. It provides a positive national support network of parents, their families and professionals. It helps bring families together for mutual support, sharing of information and experience, and social activities.

The charity offers:

  • family outings and events each year
  • workshops and an annual conference
  • telephone support
  • a subsidised annual group holiday
  • DFSG fundraising events.

To learn more about the charity, visit their website at: dfsg.org.uk