In line with our charitable objectives, we:
We use many different approaches to raise awareness about PGP and its treatment.
Jointly with our Trustee Angeline O’Connor, the Pelvic Partnership won the 2022 Heather Trickey Essay Prize for our essay on the reality of living with pelvic girdle pain and recommendations for improvements in healthcare.
Please click on the links below to read the two essays:
To find out more, please read our blog on the essay competition.
One way is to develop submissions and participate in different policy processes. In this way we can try to influence policy makers to enable greater access to treatment for women with PGP.
Here are examples of our recent submissions:
To support our policy and campaign work, we are also members of different national organisations:
We are also proud members of the Pregnancy and Baby Charities Network (PBCN), a national collective of charities working to support women, new parents and babies in the UK. Our goals are:
We have also joined with other members of the PBCN in participating in the National COVID-19 Inquiry, to raise awareness about how women and birthing people with PGP were impacted during the pandemic.
To find out more about our participation in the Inquiry, please check out our blog:
If you want to discuss our work with the Inquiry in more detail, please email our co-ordinator: