Links

Action on Elder Abuse
Age Concern England
Allanda Incontinence Experts
Specialist advice and information on incontinence
and bladder weakness. Comprehensive range of
incontinence pads and pant products.
Alzheimer’s Society
Alzheimer Scotland
ARC
Arthritis Research Campaign.
Arthritis Care
BACUP
British Association of Cancer United Patients.
Beecareful.info
The fastest growing health and social care website. We give free information and advice about services and products for vulnerable, elderly and disabled people, their families and professionals around the UK.
British Colostomy Association
British Diabetic Association
British Heart Foundation
British Polio Fellowship
British Tinnitus Association
Brittle Bone Society
Carers Information Website
The Carers Information Website provides up to date information and resources on caring for people at home – to help both informal carers and professionals who work with them.
Care Workers Forum
An internet magazine for Care Workers with articles to inform, share experiences, news, features – a bit of fun and relaxation. All written by people who work or have worked on the ‘front line’ and know the stresses, strains and pure pleasures of working in care.
Ceartas
Advocacy and information for older people and people with dementia in East Dumbartonshire.
Community Care
The comprehensive website for everyone working in social care.
Comparecarehomes.com
Contact the Elderly
National charity providing vital companionship for acutely isolated elderly people who live alone.
Crossroads – caring for carers
Promotes, offers, supports and delivers high quality service for carers and people with care needs.
Dating over 50 at FiftyAlready.com
FiftyAlready.com is the top dating and friendship
site for the over 50s in UK and Ireland. Join for free and meet 1000s like you.
Disabled Living Foundation
A national charity providing free, impartial information to older and disabled people about equipment that can help them lead independent lives – from tap turners to jar openers, stairlifts to walk-in showers.
DryForLife
Discreet advice and comfortable bed wetting products. Also incontinence pads and pants.
ECCA (English Community Care Association)
The largest representative body for independent care in England.
European Parking Card Directory (EPCD)
Claiming your parking rights in the UK and throughout Europe via the Blue Badge, Residents Parking Permits and Disability Parking Card programs.
Grace Consulting
Advice about finding and funding appropriate care.
Hassocks Neighbourhood Watch
Community crime prevention NHW website in West Sussex, UK – with local news, information, reports and advice on crime and security-related issues.
Help The Aged
Huntington’s Disease Association
Independent Age
A national charity providing financial help and friendship to older people on low incomes. May also be able to help with care home fees.
The Bladder and Bowel Foundation (B&BF)
The Bladder and Bowel Foundation (B&BF) is the UK’s largest advocacy charity providing information and support for all types of bladder
and bowel related problems – for patients, their families, carers and healthcare professionals.
Internet Workwear
For all your Nurse Uniforms and clothing needs.
King’s Fund
King’s Fund resources on health and social care for older people, including publications, briefings and reading lists.
Mabels
Maintaining bygone times and providing daily living support and mobility for the older generation.
Marie Curie Cancer Care
MENCAP
Royal Society for Mentally Handicapped Children & Adults.
MIND
National Association for Mental Health
The Motor Neurone Disease Association
The Multiple Sclerosis Society
Muscular Dystrophy Group
NAPA
National Association for Providers of Activities for Older People.
National Osteoporosis Society
National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS)
Support and information for people with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, their families, friends and carers – and health professionals with an interest in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
National Society for Epilepsy
NHFA
Nursing Home Fees Agency.
ONIS
Onis enable you to live in a domestic environment of your choice with a personalised care package.
Online-Memorial
Provides a simple means of honouring and remembering loved ones.
Parkinson’s Disease Society of the UK
Pensioners Awake
Campaign for the restoration of the basic state pension’s link with earnings.
Resource Partners
Unique financing and administrative support for Care Homes and Care Agencies servicing the public sector
The Royal British Legion
Royal Institute For the Deaf
RNIB
Royal National Institute for the Blind.
Scoliosis Association (UK)
SCOPE
National organisation whose focus is people with cerebral palsy.
SENSE
National Deaf-Blind and Rubella Association.
Sickle Cell Society
Sixtyplusurfers
Online magazine full of helpful information and articles for the over 60s.
Spinal Injuries Association
Social Care Association
The professional association for care workers – with a primary objective of promoting good practice.
Social Care Jobs
Find Care Jobs is an online social care jobs board aimed at helping thousands of health care, care home and carer job seekers each month.
Stannah Stair Lifts
Straight, curved or narrow stairs – Stannah has a stairlift that’s perfect for any home. Reconditioned models also available.
Stroke Association
Terrence Higgins Trust
The Pensioners Party
A new British political party which aims to get a better deal for pensioners.
Speakability
The national charity that supports people living with aphasia and their carers.
Tesco Pet Insurance
Get an on-line quote, with 5% discount!
UBS (The Universal Beneficent Society)
The Universal Beneficent Society, is a charity which helps older people in the UK who are living on very low incomes.
UK and Spain
Giving information for the UK and Spain.
UK Thalassaemia Society
Wiltshire Farm Foods
A delectable choice of nutritious frozen meals delivered free to your door.
Yours
The brand new community site for the over-50s.
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