Holiday insurance with our partners

The Brain Charity has teamed up with the following six providers of insurance products. For any product bought through these providers, The Brain Charity will receive a percentage of the quote back to the charity to support the work that we do - Simply quote The Brain Charity when you buy any insurance products from the following providers, so we can receive a donation. Updated August 2018.

  • En Route Insurance
    En Route Insurance, 5th Floor, Cavendish House, Breeds Place, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3AA.
    Tel: 0800 783 7245 email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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  • The Insurance Surgery
    Specialises in sourcing competitive travel insurance for clients with pre-existing medical conditions. Use the travel insurance wizard on the website and be directed to a range of companies who offer competitive rates.
    45 Pickford St, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6HD.
    Tel: 0800 083 2829 email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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  • Just Travel
    Victoria House, Toward Road, Sunderland, SR1 2QF.
    Tel: 0800 294 2969 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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  • Policy Direct
    Jonathan Scott Hall, Thorpe Rd, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 1UH.
    Tel: 01603 613531 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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  • World First Travel Insurance
    Provides specialist medical cover for pre-existing conditions, as well as family cover, winter sports and backpack travel insurance.
    Tourism House, Woodwater Park, Pynes Hill, Exeter, Devon, EX2 5WS.
    Tel: 0345 90 80 161 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please quote code BRA2
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More insurance companies

The Brain Charity lists these insurance companies for information, but does not recommmend any in particular.

  • Able2Travel
    Caring and sensitive travel insurance solution for travellers with medical conditions
    Tel: 01892 839 501 Web: www.able2travel.com
  • Age UK (England)
    Travel insurance for the over 50's - free quote 0800 389 4852 or contact your local branch
    Web: www.ageuk.org.uk/products/insurance/travel-insurance   
  • All Clear Travel Insurance
    AllClear House, 1 Redwing Court, Ashton Road, Romford, Essex RM3 8QQ
    Tel: 01708 339026
    Web: www.allcleartravel.co.uk
  • Epilepsy Action in association with InsureandGo
    Tel: 0203 829 3875 (quote EPA)
    Web: www.epilepsy.org.uk/info/travel-insurance
  • Freedom Insurance Services Limited
    Freedom is a specialist travel insurance company, offering quality pre-existing medical conditions travel
    Richmond House, 16-20 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DB
    Tel: 01223 446914 / +44 1223 446 914 (from abroad)
    Web: www.freedominsure.co.uk
  • Free Spirit
    Free Spirit P J Hayman & Company Limited
    Stansted House, Rowlands Castle, Hampshire PO9 6DX
    Tel: 0800 170 7704 or 02392 419 865 Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Web: www.free-spirit.com
  • Headway Travel Insurance
    Available online from www.headway.org.uk/Travel-insurance.aspx
  • Higos Insurance Service Ltd
    Higos Insurance Services Ltd, 7 Cary Court, Somerton Business Park, Bancombe Road, Somerton TA11 6SB
    Tel: 01749 834 500 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Web: www.higos.co.uk/travel
  • J.D. Travel Insurance Consultants
    Travel insurance for those with serious medical conditions.
    29 London Road, Bromley, Kent BR1 1DG
    Tel: 0844 247 4749 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Web: www.jdtravelinsurance.co.uk
  • MS Society Insurance Services
    Tel: 0800 783 3157 
    Web: www.mssociety.org.uk/ms-support/practical-and-financial-help/insurance/ms-insurance-services/travel-insurance
  • Saga Insurance
    Tel: 0800 015 0757
    Web: www.saga.co.uk
  • Staysure
    Over 50's travel insurance and experts in pre-existing medical condition cover.
    Staysure.co.uk Ltd, McGowan House, Waterside, The Lakes, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7XD
    Tel. 0800 033 4902
    Web:  www.staysure.co.uk/travel-insurance
  • Stroke Association
    The Stroke Association is an Introducer Appointed Representative of AllClear Insurance Services Limited
    Stroke Association Helpline 0303 3033 100
    Web: www.stroke.org.uk/finding-support/help-daily-living/travel-insurance-provided-allclear

More advice

If you are finding it difficult to find suitable cover, a specialist insurance broker will usually be able to help. The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) can put you in touch with a specialist broker.

    • Association of British Insurers (ABI)
      A trade association for the UK insurance industry.
      ABI, 51 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HQ
      Tel: 0207 600 3333 Web: www.abi.org.uk
      ABI has information about travel insurance:
      www.abi.org.uk/Insurance-and-savings/Products/Travel-insurance/Travel-insurance-and-your-health
      ABI has information on how to complain:
      www.abi.org.uk/Insurance-and-savings/Tools-and-resources/Making-a-complaint
    • BIBA British Insurance Brokers' Association
      To find a broker, telephone Consumer Helpline 0870 950 1790
      Web: www.biba.org.uk
    • OpenBritain
      Definitive directory of accessible accommodation and travel. Searchable website, supported by Tourism for All and VisitEngland
      Web: www.openbritain.net
    • Tourism For All
      The UK's central source of travel and holiday information and support for disabled and older people, their families, friends and carers. They also publish a range of factsheets.
      Information - 0845 124 9971
      Admin and membership - 0845 124 9973
      Web: www.tourismforall.org.uk
      Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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