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Join us on 7th September for our epic 3k under 25s canoe challenge on Coniston Water! (Or if you don’t fancy joining us, sponsor our group to show your support)

We’ll all be meeting on that (hopefully) sunny Sunday afternoon  in Ulverston for an exciting Lake District activity day...

Posted on: 26th August 2014 by: trishm
Categories Our Events

Last week it was brought to OCD Action's attention that a potentially offensive product which mocks OCD, is being sold in a range of stores, both online and on the high street. A number of people reacted and as a result of their hard work, the product has been removed from two stores....

Posted on: 20th August 2014 by: Olivia
Categories Media & Awareness

Following her article in the Guardian, author Rose Bretécher has now written a tragicomic memoir about her life with OCD, which she is crowd-funding through Unbound; you can pledge here to help her tell her story. Unbound have kindly set up a discount code just for OCD Action members to...

Posted on: 20th August 2014 by: Olivia
Categories Media & Awareness

Fundraising website 'JustGiving' has recently added a 'Care' button which enables people to show support for their chosen charity.  If OCD Action gets over 100 'cares' in August we could be in with the chance of winning £1,000 for our Charity.  To show your support, simply visit OCD...

Posted on: 13th August 2014 by: Olivia
Categories Fundraising

Ariane Sherine writes for The Guardian and New Humanist magazine, and is lead singer in comedy pop group The Lovely Electric. She has had OCD for nine years, and is always willing to help anyone with OCD. Ariane has kindly written a feature for OCD Action on OCD and Humour which you can...

Posted on: 7th August 2014 by: Olivia
Categories Media & Awareness