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Carers support: Age Concern Birmingham is funded by Forward Carers to deliver services as part of Birmingham Carers Hub’s comprehensive support to over 17,000 unpaid Birmingham carers who look after a family member...
Contact: Age Concern Birmingham, 76-78 Boldmere Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B73 5TJ
Information & advice
Our team of dedicated staff and volunteers provide free, confidential and independent information on a wide range of subjects including: Welfare benefits, Consumer problems and rights, Housing options, Health, Care at ho...
Contact: Age UK Birmingham, Stratford House, Stratford Place, Birmingham, West Midlands, B12 0HT
Later Life Planning
Will Writing, Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)
Contact: Age UK Birmingham, Age UK Birmingham and Age UK Sandwell, Stratford House , Stratford Place, Birmingham, West Midlands, B12 0HT
Beacon (NHS continuing healthcare advocacy)
Provides in-depth specialist advice, advocacy and case management for people at any stage of the NHS continuing healthcare assessment, appeal or care planning processes. We aim to ensure that people who may be entitled t...
Contact: Beacon, 10 Napier Court Barton Lane, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3YT
bid services is a UK registered charity working with deaf, deafened, hard of hearing and physically and sensory disabled people across the UK.
Our Mission Statement: “Working in partnership with deaf people to pro...
Contact: Bid Services, The Deaf Cultural Centre, Ladywood Road, Birmingham, B16 8SZ
Carers Support Service
The carers support team offers a wide range of services aimed at providing on-going support and advice to carers in order to help them cope with the stress of caring for someone on an ongoing ba...
Contact: Birmingham Community Healthcare - Carers Support Service, Room G32 ward 3, Moseley Hall Hospital Alcester Road, Birmingham, B13 8JL
Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)
The main roles of PALS are to:
provide confidential on-the-spot advice and support to patients, their families and carers
provide information on NHS services
listen to concerns, suggestions or...
Contact: Birmingham Community Healthcare - Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS), PALS, Moseley Hall Hospital Alcester Road, Birmingham, B13 8JL
Elderly Care Support Line
Take the worries out of planning care for a loved one
Many people thinking about care for an elderly loved one find it difficult to know what to look for and where to start. That’s why we’ve got a team of tr...
Contact: Elderly Care Support Line
England Citizens Advice Bureaux
Our Citizens Advice is a wide-ranging advice service. Using the Citizens Advice service's unique information system we can give you free, confidential, impartial and independent advice and information on a wide ran...
Contact: Citizens Advice England & Wales
Free Advance Decisions
Advance Decisions allow you to set out your wishes and prefererences for medical treatment in advance. They can speak for you if you become unable to communicate.
Contact: Advance Decisions, 181-183 Oxford Street, London, W1D 2JT
CRUSE National Telephone Helpline
If you are here because someone close to you has died, we are very sorry. Grief is a natural process, but we know it can be devastating. Our specialist bereavement experts have experience in all types of loss and c...
Contact: Cruse Bereavement Care, 1 Victoria Villas, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 2GW
DLF is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living since 1969. It is a founder member of the Information Standard, a certification scheme for health and social care ...
Contact: Living Made Easy, Unit 1,, 34 Chatfield Road,, Wandsworth, London, SW11 3SE
Living made easy
Made Easy is the UK’s leading comparison site for daily living
equipment. You can compare and review over 10,000 products from around
suppliers. Impartial product information is surrounded by ...
Contact: Living Made Easy
HOOP - Housing Options for Older People
'HOOP' is an online questionnaire designed to help older people think about their home, how well it works for them, how to tackle any problems and whether also to consider moving home.
Work your way through the questio...
Contact: EAC, 3rd Floor, 89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP
Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS)
Provide information advice and support on discrimination and human rights issues to individuals in England, Scotland and Wales, recognising the constitutional, legal, social and policy differences specifically:-
Contact: Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS), FREEPOST EQUALITY ADVISORY SUPPORT SERVICE, FPN4431
Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) is a specialist organisation that operates across the four nations of the United Kingdom. It also provides support within Ireland. Unlike other 'older people's organisations' we fo...
Contact: Hourglass, Office 8, Unit 5, Stour Valley Business Centre, Brundon Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 7GB
We give free, confidential advice over the telephone for older people, their families and carers on issues such as getting help at home, adaptations, care assessments, paying for care, staying in touch with other pe...
Contact: Independent Age, 18 Avonmore Road, London, W14 8RR
Macmillan Cancer Support in your area
We take the time to understand you as a person, so that we can provide the support, tools and inspiration you need to find your best way through. We do it like this because we understand everyone's cancer journey is uniq...
Contact: Macmillan Cancer Support, 89 Albert Embakment, London, SE1 7UQ
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