There are a number of companies that provide In Case of Emergency (ICE) cards, designed to hold essential information about next-of-kin and any special medical needs.
3H (Helping Hands for Holidays) provides subsidised group holidays at well researched venues for the physically disabled and respite for their carers. Each holiday has two experienced leaders and care is provided by volunteer helpers. There is always either a nurse or access to local…
Able Community Care provide 24 hour live-in care packages to help you remain living at home rather than moving in to residential care. Visit our website or call us for a free brochure. 
How Action for Children works From before they are born until they are into their twenties, we help disadvantaged children across the UK. We help them through fostering or adoption – and by intervening early to stop neglect and abuse. We make life better for…
Action on Hearing Loss (formerly RNID) provides free, confidential and impartial information to deaf and hard-of-hearing people, their families, friends, and professionals. It runs an Information Line dealing with general hearing loss issues as well as a special Tinnitus Line. It has also published a range of…
Adfam is the national charity working to improve life for families affected by drugs and alcohol. Find information, local support groups and helplines for anyone affected by someone else’s substance use on our website.
We can offer treatment if you present with mental ill health and associated risks. You will need to contact our Access and Assessment service to be referred to us.​ You can expect psychoeducation, diagnosis and treatment for mental ill health. We provide psychological interventions including clinical psychologist assessment and…
Age UK works to improve later life for everyone by providing life-enhancing services and vital support. Its website offers a wealth of useful information and helpful tips on issues such as: Money and Legal Health and wellbeing Home and Care Work and learning Travel and Lifestyle…
The one-stop online resource for anyone anxious about or caring for elderly parents or relatives. We know it can be a very difficult finding the right information and making the best decisions, so we hope that you find Age Space helpful. There are conversations on…
Al-Anon Family Groups provide support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking, regardless of whether that person is still drinking or not. For some of our members, the wounds still run deep, even if their loved one may no…