Useful Info

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As a carer, you may find this page extremely useful. It seems that unless you know where to look or what questions to ask, you can often be left wondering just what help you can get or what you might be entitled to.

  • Online Magazine from the Dept for Work and Pensions (DWP) – It is an interesting read.

  • Benefits and Grants Available to New Parents – https://www.comparehare.co.uk/benefits-and-grants-available-for-new-parents-uk/

  • What benefits and grants can older adults claim in 2018? – https://www.householdguide.co.uk/benefits-grants-can-older-adults-claim-2018/

  • Stairlift Advice Guide – https://www.stairlifthelper.co.uk/prices/

  • Find a Job Centre Near Me – http://www.jobcentrenearme.com/

  • Sendiass Torbay provide information, advice and support for young people & parents/carers of children with special educational needs and/or disabilities aged 0-25. – http://sendiasstorbay.org.uk/

  • Grab a really useful ultimate guide to technology and Internet addiction HERE

  • Grants and Benefits Available to OAPs in 2017 – really well written, useful guide to what is available for OAPS in 2017

  • Do you believe that your child may be showing signs of a birth injury? Are you concerned about your child’s future and whether or not this injury could have been prevented? Find out more HERE

  • 100 Best Blogs for Disabled People and Carers – If you want to read some truly inspiring personal stories and insightful, practical articles relating to disability and getting older you’re in the right place. We’ve scoured the internet to find the 100 best blogs for disabled people and carers – http://www.stairliftsreviews.co.uk/100-best-disability-blogs/

  • Spastic Cerebral Palsy – Free help, support and information related to spastic cerebral palsy

  • Benefits and Grants Available for OAPs – If you are retired and are wondering what government help you are eligible for, click the link

  • Addiction Advice Website – Addiction Helper offers advice to 1000’s of addicts, alcoholics, family members, and other services looking for addiction help all over the UK every month .

  • http://www.cerebralpalsysymptoms.com/ – A very interesting and useful website giving a ton of information and support for those who have someone with Cerebral Palsy in their family.

  • Some more Cerebral Palsy info

  • DrugDangers.com – spread awareness about drug abuse of prescription drugs. Our website offers free information of a range of drugs and medical products that can cause serious addiction, injury, or even death. Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/DrugDangers

  • Disabled Facilities at Gatwick Airport – Useful guide on the facilities and access for the disabled at Gatwick Airport

  • Life Coach Directory was set-up in order to raise awareness of coaching and to enable visitors to find the most suitable qualified coach for their needs. Coaching is the process of guiding a person from where they are to where they want to be, and can address a range of areas from career advice to family coaching. Click Here

  • The UK Childrens Charity – ‘Dreams Come True’ – click here  Support the UK Childrens’ charity that provides wishes for terminally ill children

  • Carers UK – click here Carers UK is the voice of carers. We improve their lives by providing information, advice, support and by campaigning for change

  • Action for Blind People – click here Action for Blind People is a national charity that provides practical support to blind and partially sighted people through work, housing, leisure and support.

  • Basic – click here – BASIC (Brain And Spinal Injury Charity) is a registered charity for people recovering from traumatic injury and illness, for both patients and their families.

  • People Unlimited (formerly Charity People) – click here – This website enables you to find charity work or offer recruitment in the voluntary or not for profit (Charity) sector.

  • Childline. Children In Care – click here

  • Parking and transport advice for disabled people – click hereA comprehensive range of information regarding parking and transport issues for disabled people.

  • Department for Work and Pensions – click here – The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for the Governments welfare reform agenda.

  • Department of Health (DOH). Help with health costs (HC11) downloadable guide – click here This booklet gives guidance about NHS charging arrangements in England, Scotland and Wales.

  • Disability.go.uk – Various guides for disabled people – click here The website of the UK government’s Disability Policy Division. A resource for advice, legal and policy information relating to disability in the UK.

  • Carers and Disabled Children Act 2000 – click here – An Act to make provision about the assessment of carer’s needs; to provide for services to help carers; to provide for the making of payments to carers and disabled children aged 16 or 17

  • National Council for Voluntary Organisations – click here – The National Council for Voluntary Organisation – the voice of the voluntary sector

  • The Pensions Service – click here – Impartial UK government information on state and private pensions. Whether you are retired, approaching retirement or planning ahead

  • Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) State Pension for parents and carers – click here A quick guide to State Pension for parents and carers