Group B Strep Support educates parents, doctors, and midwives about group B Strep & provides information and support to affected families.

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Group B Strep Support (GBSS) is the leading charity working to stop group B Strep infection in babies.


We inform health professionals and individuals how to prevent most GBS infection in newborn babies; offer information and support to families and health professionals affected by GBS; campaign for improvements to UK prevention strategies and generate continued support for research into better prevention of GBS infection in babies.   Supported by a respected medical advisory panel, GBSS provides information materials free to NHS healthcare professionals, and expectant and new parents affected by group B Strep UK-wide.

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Campaigns

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Steps Against Strep (Event)
Marathon in a Month April 2019 (Event)