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Understanding Rare Chromosome and Gene Disorders

The Power of Knowledge


We have documented the lifetime effects of the Rare Chromosome Disorders, Copy Number Variants and Single Gene Disorders of 27,000+ affected members in our confidential offline members' database. To view our database of Genotypes among our registered members, click Search below. Scroll further down this page for our disorder-specific information guides.

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Professional membership is free and provides you with a wealth of information on rare chromosome disorders, copy number variants and 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, including free membership of the group.

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 disorders, copy number variants and gene disorders  associated with learning disability/developmental delay 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- 48
England Avon 133
England Bath & NE Somerset 12
England Bedfordshire 137
England Berkshire 131
England Buckinghamshire 129
England Cambridgeshire 213
England Cheshire 236
England Cleveland 68
England Cornwall 113
England County Durham 123
England Cumbria 78
England Derbyshire 155
England Devon 197
England Dorset 112
England East Riding of Yorkshire 27
England East Sussex 221
England East Yorkshire 59
England Essex 385
England Gloucestershire 105
England Greater Manchester 274
England Hampshire 377
England Herefordshire 25
England Hertfordshire 237
England Humberside 17
England Isle of Man 8
England Isle of Wight 22
England Kent 446
England KY 42724 1
England Lancashire 355
England Leicestershire 132
England Lincolnshire 174
England London 520
England Merseyside 166
England Middlesex 140
England NE Lincolnshire 16
England NM 88012 1
England Norfolk 175
England North Lincolnshire 9
England North Somerset 28
England North Yorkshire 136
England Northamptonshire 138
England Northumberland 43
England Nottinghamshire 207
England Oxfordshire 114
England Rutland 4
England Shropshire 67
England Somerset 135
England South Gloucestershire 27
England South Yorkshire 256
England Staffordshire 169
England Suffolk 158
England Surrey 363
England Tyne & Wear 160
England Warwickshire 112
England West Midlands 329
England West Sussex 172
England West Yorkshire 348
England Wiltshire 137
England Wirral 4
England Worcestershire 74
England Yorkshire 4
Northern Ireland -none- 5
Northern Ireland Co. Antrim 113
Northern Ireland Co. Armagh 34
Northern Ireland Co. Derry 13
Northern Ireland Co. Down 74
Northern Ireland Co. Fermanagh 12
Northern Ireland Co. Londonderry 24
Northern Ireland Co. Tyrone 24
Scotland -none- 10
Scotland Aberdeenshire 54
Scotland Angus 18
Scotland Argyll 5
Scotland Argyll & Bute 12
Scotland Arran 1
Scotland Ayrshire 31
Scotland Berwickshire 2
Scotland Caithness 3
Scotland Central 10
Scotland Clackmannanshire 2
Scotland Dumfries & Galloway 18
Scotland Dumfrieshire 6
Scotland Dunbartonshire 10
Scotland East Ayrshire 4
Scotland East Dunbartonshire 6
Scotland East Lothian 18
Scotland Fife 52
Scotland Grampian 6
Scotland Highland 14
Scotland Inverclyde 2
Scotland Isle of Bute 1
Scotland Isle of Lewis 3
Scotland Isle of Skye 1
Scotland Kirkcudbrightshire 1
Scotland Lanarkshire 32
Scotland Lothian 24
Scotland Midlothian 34
Scotland Moray 4
Scotland North Ayrshire 6
Scotland North Lanarkshire 34
Scotland Orkney 1
Scotland Outer Hebrides 1
Scotland Perthshire 7
Scotland Renfrewshire 28
Scotland Ross and Cromarty 1
Scotland Ross-shire 10
Scotland Roxburghshire 8
Scotland Scottish Borders 10
Scotland Selkirkshire 5
Scotland Shetland 7
Scotland South Ayrshire 5
Scotland South Lanarkshire 16
Scotland Stirlingshire 38
Scotland Strathclyde 84
Scotland Sutherland 1
Scotland Tayside 1
Scotland West Dunbartonshire 2
Scotland West Lothian 30
Scotland Wigtownshire 1
Wales -none- 6
Wales Anglesey 12
Wales Carmarthenshire 23
Wales Ceredigion 10
Wales Clwyd 15
Wales Conwy 11
Wales Cumbria 1
Wales Denbighshire 18
Wales Dyfed 2
Wales Flintshire 12
Wales Glamorgan 15
Wales Gwent 44
Wales Gwynedd 18
Wales Mid Glamorgan 30
Wales Monmouthshire 20
Wales Pembrokeshire 23
Wales Powys 15
Wales Rhondda Cynon Taff 13
Wales South Glamorgan 41
Wales Vale of Glamorgan 16
Wales West Glamorgan 32

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 3
Alderney 1
Argentina 75
Aruba 1
Australia 1506
Austria 29
Bahrain 1
Belarus 5
Belgium 66
Bermuda 3
Bosnia and Herzegovina 8
Brazil 157
Brunei Darussalam 1
Bulgaria 9
Cambodia 1
Canada 936
Canary Islands 6
Chile 29
China 24
Colombia 37
Costa Rica 1
Croatia 17
Cuba 1
Curacao 1
Cyprus 12
Czech Republic 18
Denmark 80
Dominican Republic 5
Ecuador 5
Egypt 6
Eire 552
El Salvador 1
Estonia 8
Faroe Islands 1
Fiji 1
Finland 79
France 179
Georgia 4
Germany 277
Ghana 1
Gibraltar 7
Greece 21
Guatemala 10
Guernsey 11
Hong Kong 25
Hungary 8
Iceland 18
India 43
Indonesia 11
Iran 7
Iraq 1
Israel 48
Italy 169
Japan 14
Jersey 10
Jordan 4
Kazakhstan 1
Kenya 2
Kuwait 3
Latvia 5
Lebanon 4
Lithuania 2
Luxembourg 5
Macedonia 2
Malaysia 19
Maldives 1
Malta 13
Mexico 42
Moldova 2
Montenegro 1
Morocco 9
Namibia 1
Netherlands 4
New Zealand 369
Nigeria 3
North Macedonia 2
Norway 146
Oman 5
Pakistan 5
Peru 6
Philippines 13
Poland 110
Portugal 43
Puerto Rico 8
Qatar 6
Republic of Panama 4
Romania 40
Russia 111
Saudi Arabia 14
Senegal 1
Serbia 6
Singapore 20
Slovakia 10
Slovenia 14
South Africa 132
South Korea 11
Spain 175
Sri Lanka 5
Sudan 1
Sweden 130
Switzerland 68
Syria 1
Taiwan 8
Thailand 10
The Netherlands 284
Trinidad & Tobago 3
Turkey 37
U.S.A. 8646
Uganda 1
Ukraine 14
United Arab Emirates 29
United Kingdom 11089
Uruguay 5
Uzbekistan 1
Venezuela 7
Vietnam 2
Zimbabwe 2