PANDAS Foundation Awareness Week

This annual, week-long awareness week will focus on celebrating the work of PANDAS Foundation and everyone involved in it! The dates for this year’s event will be 20th – 26th September 2021.

The aim of the week is to raise awareness of PANDAS; all its work and all those the charity supports, with a focus on celebrating all we’ve achieved so far. The week will also focus on fundraising efforts so that we can continue to grow and increase our reach.

Spotlights for the week are


Monday 20th – #WhyPANDAS? Who are we and who do we exist. Stories from our team and volunteers

Tuesday 21st – VERY exciting announcement! STAY TUNED!

Wednesday 22nd – Stories from our amazing fundraisers! Do join in with #PANDASFundraisers

Thursday 23rd – Stories from those we help and support. If you have a story you’d like to share please join in with #PANDASStories

Friday 24th – Focus on fathers. We are going to be sharing stories from our PANDAS Dads family. Please do join in with #PANDASDads

Saturday – We’ll be shining a light on parenting in minority religions and backgrounds. Do join in with #PANDAScommunities



Day 1

To kick off #PAW21 here’s a little interview with our lovely Head of Charity, Annie Belasco

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Interview with Noor

Next up we’d love to share with you another interview with one of the many people that make this charity tick…this time it’s one of our wonderful volunteers, Noor ❤️ 🙌

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Interview with Donna

In this interview Donna shares her experience of 

More about our support groups

Interview with Peter McGraith

We talk with LGBTQ+ activist, writer and Dad of 2 Peter  🙌

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Interview with Priya

We speak to our lovely Trustee, Priya, about her work and life in general

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