Each person’s experience of living with haemophilia is unique, and
everyone has their own story to tell and knowledge to share. This
World Haemophilia Day 17 April is about sharing those experiences and
knowledge. Because together, we can inspire, support and raise
awareness for everyone affected by haemophilia.
Watch the stories of Chris Bombardier and Juan Manuel Melendez
sharing their knowledge of living a life with haemophilia.
Watch as a mother shares her story and knowledge of what it is like
to help her son with haemophilia live with as few limitations as
Since 1989, patient groups worldwide have annually marked World Haemophilia Day on 17 April to raise awareness and understanding of haemophilia and other bleeding disorders. The date was chosen in honour of the World Federation of Hemophilia founder Frank Schnabel, who was born on that day.
Download the poster to raise awareness.
See the World Haemophilia Day infographic poster
Discover more about 17 April.
Go to the World Haemophilia Day campaign
Download a special World Haemophilia Day red recipe folder.
Download the recipes