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.
AbilityNet offers a free service to people of any age and with any disability to help them get the most from computers and the internet. The service can also be used by their families, carers and friends who support them. You can also access the…
ABLEize is a UK disability resource directory. It offers information, advice and sales as well as information about disability, health resources, education, disabled support groups, local clubs and sports. It also promotes mobility and daily living aids and disability shopping sites. * Details correct at…
Age UK Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, provide many supportive services, across the county in several different geographical areas. These services all fall into the category of preventative services which support older people and assits them to remain independent and continue living at home. Our Aim is…
Age UK has teamed up with Handicare to offer a range of products to assist independent living. Products include stairlifts, baths and showers.  *Details correct at time of update 23/01/2020
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…
AT Dementia provides information on Assistive Technology that can help people with dementia live more independently   *Details correct at time of update 06/02/2020
The British Red Cross, Mobility Aids Service, provides loans of living aids and mobility equipment, such as wheelchairs, commodes, walking sticks and frames, for people with a illness or disability. Loans are short-term and free-of-charge (but donations for the service are welcome).
The British Wireless for the Blind Fund (BWBF) provides high quality, easy to use audio equipment which has been specially designed and adapted for listeners living with sight loss. All its radios are made available on free loan to blind and partially-sighted people who meet its criteria.…
Calibre Audio Library is a national charity providing a subscription-free service of unabridged audio books for adults and children with sight problems, dyslexia or other disabilities, who cannot read print.