Useful Links

Age Concern

The UK’s largest charity working with and for older people.

Alzheimer’s Association

The leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research.

Carers UK

Improves carers’ lives through research, information provision and campaigning.


The British Institute for Brain Injured Children provides programmes to improve quality of life for children and families.


The British Institute of Learning Disabilities is committed to improving quality of life for people with a learning disability.


Aims to promote understanding of all aspects of brain injury and provide information and services to people with a brain injury, families and carers.


Mencap works for a world where everyone with a learning disability has an equal right to choice, opportunity and respect, with the support they need.

National Autistic Society

Exists to champion the rights and interests of all people with autism and to ensure that they and their families receive quality services appropriate to their needs.

Special Abilities

Provides information, advice and support for parents of disabled children.

Stroke Association

The organisation’s main focus is to prevent strokes and to give support to people who have had a stroke and their families through information and community services.