Understanding Rare
Chromosome and Gene Disorders

THE POWER OF KNOWLEDGE


We have documented the lifetime effects of the Rare Chromosome Disorders and Autosomal Dominant Single Gene Disorders of 18,500+ affected members in our confidential offline members' database. To view our database of Genotypes among our registered members, click Search below. Our disorder information guides appear further down this page.

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It's Awareness Week


The 5th global Rare Chromosome and Gene Disorder Awareness week runs from June 17th - 23rd. A week to Shine Bright Together and put the spotlight on chromosome and gene disorders. Click to find out more and get involved.....

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UNIQUE INSIGHT


Professional membership is free and provides you with a wealth of information on rare chromosome disorders and autosomal dominant single gene disorders, as well as a useful network including affected families and involved professionals.

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Welcome to Unique

Thank you for your interest in our work. We hope  you find our website, information guides and booklets informative and that they assist you in counselling the families with whom you work. Please tell them about us so that they are aware of the help and support we can offer them.

Unique is a small charity, totally dependent on voluntary donations and fundraising to continue our work. Please help us to continue helping you with your patients and clients by making a donation today.

Unique always welcomes the involvement and advice of medical, clinical and other involved professionals. If you are a paediatrician, therapist, geneticist or other professional working with people with rare chromosome and autosomal dominant gene disorders and wish to know more about how you can be involved in the work of Unique, please take a look at our 'How Can You Help?' section, further down this page.

How can we help?

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Our guide to rare chromosome disorders

How can you help?

We are keen to work with professionals to help our member families, to increase understanding and awareness of the challenges they face, to produce information of the highest quality and to support research into rare chromosome and gene disorders. We are grateul to the many professionals who make donations and organise fundraising events to help us continue our work and to raise awareness. Please consider helping and supporting us.

UK Membership

We have members living across the UK.  Click on the link below to see how many members live in your county.

UK Membership
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Country County No. of Members
England -none- 17
England Avon 102
England Bath & NE Somerset 6
England Bedfordshire 118
England Berkshire 102
England Buckinghamshire 83
England Cambridgeshire 156
England Cheshire 181
England Cleveland 63
England Cornwall 88
England County Durham 65
England Cumbria 56
England Derbyshire 96
England Devon 149
England Dorset 92
England East Riding 2
England East Riding of Yorkshire 2
England East Sussex 167
England East Yorkshire 47
England Essex 278
England Gloucestershire 82
England Greater Manchester 152
England Hampshire 274
England Herefordshire 14
England Hertfordshire 156
England Humberside 21
England Isle of Man 7
England Isle of Wight 21
England Kent 322
England Lancashire 243
England Leicestershire 84
England Lincolnshire 103
England London 389
England Merseyside 102
England Middlesex 123
England NE Lincolnshire 8
England Norfolk 114
England North Lincolnshire 4
England North Somerset 22
England North Yorkshire 82
England Northamptonshire 105
England Northumberland 32
England Nottinghamshire 158
England Oxfordshire 76
England Rutland 3
England Shropshire 46
England Somerset 91
England South Gloucestershire 17
England South Yorkshire 168
England Staffordshire 114
England Strathclyde 1
England Suffolk 109
England Surrey 284
England Tyne & Wear 110
England Warwickshire 71
England West Midlands 207
England West Sussex 108
England West Yorkshire 212
England Wiltshire 93
England Wirral 3
England Worcestershire 38
England York 1
England Yorkshire 1
Northern Ireland -none- 1
Northern Ireland Co Down 1
Northern Ireland Co Londonderry 1
Northern Ireland Co. Antrim 75
Northern Ireland Co. Armagh 18
Northern Ireland Co. Derry 9
Northern Ireland Co. Down 49
Northern Ireland Co. Fermanagh 11
Northern Ireland Co. Londonderry 13
Northern Ireland Co. Tyrone 15
Scotland -none- 6
Scotland Aberdeenshire 37
Scotland Angus 12
Scotland Argyll 4
Scotland Argyll & Bute 8
Scotland Ayrshire 22
Scotland Berwickshire 2
Scotland Caithness 3
Scotland Central 10
Scotland Clackmannanshire 2
Scotland Dumfries & Galloway 11
Scotland Dumfrieshire 5
Scotland Dunbartonshire 3
Scotland East Ayrshire 4
Scotland East Dunbartonshire 3
Scotland East Lothian 15
Scotland Edinburgh 2
Scotland Fife 39
Scotland Glasgow 1
Scotland Grampian 7
Scotland Highland 12
Scotland Inverclyde 2
Scotland Isle of Bute 1
Scotland Isle of Lewis 1
Scotland Isle of Skye 1
Scotland Kirkcudbrightshire 1
Scotland Lanarkshire 13
Scotland Lothian 24
Scotland Midlothian 16
Scotland Moray 2
Scotland North Ayrshire 4
Scotland North Lanarkshire 21
Scotland Perthshire 6
Scotland Renfrewshire 21
Scotland Ross-shire 9
Scotland Roxburghshire 6
Scotland Scottish Borders 5
Scotland Selkirkshire 5
Scotland Shetland 4
Scotland South Lanarkshire 9
Scotland Stirlingshire 24
Scotland Strathclyde 78
Scotland Sutherland 1
Scotland Tayside 1
Scotland West Dunbartonshire 2
Scotland West Lothian 16
Scotland Wigtownshire 1
Wales -none- 2
Wales Anglesey 5
Wales Caerphilly 3
Wales Carmarthenshire 18
Wales Ceredigion 8
Wales Clwyd 10
Wales Conwy 7
Wales Denbighshire 12
Wales Dyfed 2
Wales Flintshire 5
Wales Glamorgan 1
Wales Gwent 33
Wales Gwynedd 15
Wales Mid Glamorgan 26
Wales Monmouthshire 10
Wales Pembrokeshire 17
Wales Powys 11
Wales Rhondda Cynon Taff 6
Wales South Glamorgan 32
Wales Vale of Glamorgan 11
Wales West Glamorgan 28

International Membership

We welcome families and individuals affected by rare chromosome and autosomal dominant single gene disorders to join our membership, no matter where in the world you live.  Click on the link below to see how many members we have living in your country.

International Membership
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Country No. of Members
Albania 2
Alderney 1
Anguilla 1
Argentina 38
Australia 1005
Austria 14
Belarus 2
Belgium 37
Bermuda 3
Bosnia and Herzegovina 2
Brazil 62
Brunei Darussalam 1
Bulgaria 5
Canada 574
Canary Islands 5
Chile 21
China 8
Colombia 11
Costa Rica 1
Croatia 7
Cuba 1
Curacao 1
Cyprus 6
Czech Republic 7
Denmark 48
Dominican Republic 1
Ecuador 3
Egypt 3
Eire 406
Estonia 3
Faroe Islands 1
Fiji 1
Finland 51
France 125
Germany 162
Ghana 1
Gibraltar 5
Greece 15
Guatemala 3
Guernsey 9
Holland 1
Hong Kong 19
Hungary 6
Iceland 6
India 25
Indonesia 3
Iran 3
Israel 26
Italy 95
Japan 8
Jersey 6
Jordan 3
Kenya 1
Kuwait 1
Latvia 2
Lithuania 1
Luxembourg 3
Malaysia 8
Malta 9
Mexico 13
Monaco 2
Montenegro 1
Morocco 3
Namibia 1
Netherlands 1
New Zealand 240
Nigeria 2
Norway 121
Pakistan 4
Panama 1
Peru 3
Philippines 8
Poland 42
Portugal 26
Puerto Rico 6
Qatar 3
Republic of Panama 1
Romania 10
Russia 43
Saudi Arabia 8
Senegal 1
Singapore 14
Slovakia 5
Slovenia 11
South Africa 81
South Korea 4
Spain 95
Sri Lanka 3
Sultanate of Oman 2
Sweden 90
Switzerland 47
Syria 1
Taiwan 6
Thailand 5
The Netherlands 212
Trinidad & Tobago 3
Turkey 14
U.S.A 4
U.S.A. 5766
Ukraine 5
United Arab Emirates 16
United Kingdom 7453
Uruguay 3
Venezuela 3
Vietnam 2
Zimbabwe 2