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Disabled Charities and Useful Links

Access




A
Ableize
About Access
Access All Areas
Access Lift Consultants
Access Needs
Access Richmond
AccessKeys.Org
C
Centre for Accessible Environments
Centre for Education in the Built Environment
E
ESL - Services
I
Inclusion
J
JMU Access Partnership
N
National Register of Access Consultants
R
Roll-A-Ramp
S
ServiceCall
Sesame Access


Carers & Independent Living




A
A-Z Care Homes Guide
C
Care Homes and Nursing Homes
Carers UK
Caring Homes
D
Disability Rights UK
I
Independent Living
Institute on Independent Living
M
Manage@Home
Motion
S
Sanctuary Care
T
The Dove Project


Community Care & Development




C
Citizenship Foundation
Common Purpose (Independent Educational Organisation)
Community Care Magazine
Community Development Foundation
Community Matters
Community World UK
P
Partnerships Online


Disability Organisations (National)




A
Action for Blind People
Afasic (Speech and Language Impairments)
Albinisim Fellowship
Alzheimer's Society
Amputee & Me
Arthritis Care
Ask Sid-Social Information on Disability
Association of Disabled Professionals (ADP)
A-Z to Deafblindness
B
Best Bar None
BrainandSpinalCord.org
British Brain and Spine Foundation
British Council of Disabled People (BCODP)
British Deaf Association
British Dyslexia Association
British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD)
Brittle Bone Society
C
Capability Scotland
Clearwell Mobility
Contact a Family
Counselling Directory
D
Deafblind Web Resource
Different Strokes
Directory Journal
Disabled Motorists Federation (DMF)
Disabled Workers Co-operative
E
Epilepsy Action
F
Family Fund Trust
Focus on Disability
G
GTech Support Services
Guide Dogs for the Blind
H
Headway - National Head Injuries Association
Hearing Link
HemiHelp for Children with Hemiplegia
M
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Muscular Dystrophy Campaign
N
National Federation of Shopmobility
National Society for Epilepsy (NSE)
No Panic
P
Positive About Multiple Sclerosis
Q
Queen Elizabeth's Foundation for Disabled People
R
RADAR
Ricability
Royal National Institute for Deaf People (RNID)
Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB)
S
SCOPE
Sense - The National Deafblind and Rubella Association
Sense Scotland
Shape
SignVideo
Snowdrop - Bringing Hope to Brain-Injured Children
Spinal Injuries Association
T
Tardive Dyskinesia Center
The Disabilities Trust
The National Rebound Therapy Consultancy
Together Trust
U
Unique - The Rare Chromosome Disorder Support Group
United Cerebral Palsy
United Response



Disability Organisations (Regional)




A
Aberdeenshire Disability Action
Age UK Waltham Forest
Autism NI
B
Blind Independence Greenwich
British Disabled Alliance
C
COMPAID Trust for Kent and Sussex
Connect 2 U - Surrey
D
DASH - Disablement Association Hillingdon
DCHA Services
Derby Amputee Club
Dial Doncaster
Dudley Centre for Inclusive Living
Durham People's Parliment
G
Genie Networks is a registered Charity Supporting Deaf People and their Families in Trafford
I
Infrastructure Network for Disability Information - South East. 
M
Manchester Disabled People's Access Group (MDPAG)
N
New Horizons
P
Pluss
S
Scottish Motor Neurone Disease Association
Shine Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus
SID - Social Information On Disability for Surrey
Spinal Injuries Scotland
Staffordshire Adults Autistic Society
Suffolk Accessible Day Trips CIC
Suffolk Advocacy Forum
Surrey Independent Living Council
Surrey Websight
Sutton Vision
T
Thanet Disability Forum
The Map Squad - East London
W
Worthing Scope


Education, Training & Employment




A
Advisory Centre for Education
Aids to Communication in Education (Oxford ACE Centre)
AllAboutCareers.com 
Association of National Specialist Colleges
B
Bolton Steps
British Association for Early Childhood Education
C
Centre for Applied Special Technology (CAST)
COMPAID Trust
Concept
D
Department for Education
Discover Oceanography Southampton
E
Employers Forum on Disability
G
Global Applied Disability Research and Information Network on Employment and Training (GLADNET)
Gov
Graduate Recruitment Bureau
Graduate-jobs.com
I
Inclusion
J
JobRapido
L
LDA Learning
N
National Association for Special Educational Needs (NASEN)
National Institute of Conductive Education
NIACE - The National Institute of Adult Continuing Learning
O
Office for Standards in Education (OFSTED)
P
Pluss
R
Remploy
S
Shaw Trust
SimonsAble - promoting independence and equality for people with physical disabilities
Skill (National Bureau for Students with Disabilities)
Skill Wales
St.Johns School for the Deaf
Sure Start
T
Travel Matters
Treloar
U
UCanDoIT
UK Lifelong Learning


Equality & Social Inclusion




B
Black Information Link (Blink)
C
Commission for Racial Equality
E
Equal Opportunities Commission
I
Institute of Race Relations
L
Language Line (Telephone Interpreting)
S
South Asian Development Partnership
Stonewall (Working for Lesbian and Gay Equality)


Equipment and Aids




No.
1st Ability Bathrooms & Wetrooms
A
Access Lift Consultants Ltd
Acorn Stairlifts
Aids 4 Mobility
Ask DES - Disability Equipment Service
Assist UK
B
Bambach Saddle Seat
Bed SOS
Bentley Fielden
Bin To
Blue Badge Mobility S.L
Brighter Future Workshop
Budda Bag
C
Caremore Stairlifts
CharlottesTandems.co.uk
D
Disability Supplies
Disabled Living Foundation
DryForLife
E
Electric Wheelchairs
ergoflex
ESE Direct
Essential Aids
F
FAST - Foundation for Assistive Technology
Firefly Mobility
Freedom - Mangar International
G
GLOBEX Evacuation Chairs
GO! Mobility Solutions
GTech Support Services
H
Hearing Direct
Help My Mobility
Hidden Hearing
I
Ideal Stairlifts
Inclusion
K
K5 Evacuation Chairs
L
Liverpool Lifehouse
M
MHRA
Miva Partnership
Mobilewheelchairs.com
Mobility Allowance
Mobility Buyer
Mobility Chairs
Mobility Choice Motoring
Mobility Giant
Mobility Help Blog
Mobility Hire Equipment Direct
Mobility Products
Mobility Scooters at Mobility Nation
Mobility Zone Ltd
Moorland Mobility
More Ability
Motion
Motivation (Wheelchair Design)
Mountside Mobility
MovemanSKG
O
Orange Badge Machine S.L.
P
Parsramps - Modular Access Ramps
PC Mobility Stairlifts
Pluss
Portaramp- Wheelchair Ramps
Q
Quality Access Lifts
R
REMAP (Technical Equipment for Disabled People)
Retirement Mobility
Ricability (Research and Information for Consumers with Disabilities)
S
SabreCare
Scootamart - Mobility Scooters, Powerchairs, Electric Wheelchairs, Motability Scooters
ServiceCall
Spokz
Stair Lift Advisor
Stair lifts for the elderly
Stairlift Trader
Stairlifts from Sabre Stairlift Systems Ltd
Stannah Stairlifts
Stiltz Lifts
T
The Stannah Group
Thorntrees Garage
U
UK Stairlifts
V
ValueMobility
W
Welcome Mobility
Welland Medical
Wessex Lift Company
Wheelchair Tray
Wheels-4-Ease
Z
Zleeps


Families, Children & Young People




A
Action for Children
B
Barnardo's
Brainwave
British Agencies for Adoption and Fostering
British Institute for Brain Injured Children (BIBIC)
British Youth Council
C
Child Poverty Action Group
Child Rights Information Network
Contact a Family
D
Discover Oceanography Southampton
F
Family Fund
M
Manage@Home
N
National Children's Bureau (NCB)
National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS)
National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
National Youth Agency
Q
Quality Protects Children
R
REACH - Association for Children with Hand or Arm Deficiency
S
Save the Children
Snowdrop
Steps
Sure Start
T
The Children's Society
The Special Yoga Centre
Y
YouthNet


Funding and Grants




B
Big Lottery Fund
N
National Lottery Charities Board
U
UK Fundraising Information for Charity and Non-profit Fundraisers
W
Warm Zone


Government & Legal Services




B
British Politics Pages
C
Community Legal Advice
Community Legal Service Direct
D
DirectGov - Information for disabled people
L
Law Society
Legal Services Commission
Local Government Association Internet Service (LGAnet)
Local Government Information Unit (UK)
Local Governments
N
National Assembly for Wales
O
Official Documents
P
Public Sector Information Service
R
Rightsnet
U
UK Legal Homepage
UK Parliament WWW Service


Healthcare




A
Aids 4 Mobility
Association of Medical Research Charities
B
Beaucare Medical
Bloch Healing
British Association/College of Occupational Therapists
British Medical Association
C
Coeliac UK
D
Department of Health
DryForLife
G
Glutafin
H
Heathcall
hypnotherapy-directory
I
I-Count
Inclusion
Intute
K
King's Fund
M
Medical Research Council
N
National Health Service
NHS Direct Online
Nuglasses
Nursing Portal
Nutritionist Resource
O
Online FNP
P
Patient UK
R
Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists
Royal Society of Medicine
T
The Wellcome Trust
Therapy Directory
U
UK Health Centre (Internet Health Resource Library)
UK Medical Portal
V
Visioncall


Housing




A
Anchor
C
Care and Repair England
Centre for Housing Policy University of York
Chartered Institute of Housing
H
Housingnet
J
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
N
National Housing Federation
S
Shelter
T
The Accessible Property Register
The Little House Company
W
Warm Zone
West Kent Housing Association


Information and Advice Services




No.
1800Wheelchair.com - News and Articles
A
Ableize
Adapt
Adviceguide from Citizens Advice Bureaux
Amputee & Me
Apparelyzed
Assoication of Charity Officers
B
Brain and Spinal Cord.org
C
Cerebral Palsy Helpline
Coeliac UK
Community Legal Service Direct
Counselling Directory
D
DIAL UK (Disability Information Advice Lines)
E
Equality and Human Rights Commission
F
Focus on Disability
G
Glutafin
H
Help My Mobility
L
lasa
Life Coach Directory
M
The Mesothelioma Center
N
Netbuddy
P
Parent-Teacher Guide To Learning Disabilities
Q
Quality Compliance Systems (QCS) blog
Quick Lingo
R
Rix & Kay Solicitors LLP
S
Snowdrop - Bringing Hope to Brain-Injured Children
W
West Sussex County Council Community Fire Link
West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service/ Community Fire Safety


Leisure & Travel




No.
2 by 2 Holidays
2Traveling.com
A
Ability Adventures New Zealand
AbilityTrip
Access2africasafaris
Access-A-Limo
Accessible Boating
Accessible Epic Enabled Safaris-South Africa
Accessible holiday home for wheelchair users and disabled people in Hua Hin Thailand
Accessible Holiday House
Accessible NZ Tours
Accessible Portugal
Accessible Property Register
Accessible Sweden
Adapt
Airports Anywhere Anytime - (Accessible Transport in Dorset) 
Asksport Ltd (Sports Development Information Portal)
Away With Us Holidays
B
Blue Badge Mobility S.L
Blue Badge Network
Blue Badge Tenerife
Bronte Country
C
CAAN Countyside Access and Activities Network
Calderdale Community Coaching Trust
Can Be Done Tours
Cosmo Scooter
D
Disabled Access Holidays
Disabled and Reduced Mobility Airport Guide 
Disabled Drivers Association
Disabled Holiday Directory
Disabled Motorcyclists Association
Disabled Singles - Dating4Disabled.com
Disabled/ Handicapped Travel Africa
Disabledholidays4u
DisabledThailand.com
Discover Oceanography Southampton
Driving with Dogs
E
English Federation of Disability Sports
Enjoybedandbreakfast.com
F
Falcon Taxis
Family Holiday Association
G
Gatwick Airport
Glyfa Village
H
Heathrow Airport
Holiday Care
Hulse Ross 
I
I Need A Holiday Too...
Inclusive Fitness Initiative
J
JAS Transport - Ayrshire
Jubilee Sailing Trust
Jumbulance
L
Latchmead Bed & Breakfast
Lets Get Sociable
Let's Go
Lets Go Supported Holidays
Lloyds Caravans
Lodging-World.com
Luton Airport
M
Mobility Hire Equipment Direct
Motability Rough Guide
N
North West Disabled Accomodation
O
Official Theatre
Orange Badge Machine S.L.
P
Paris Travel Guide
PHAB
S
Sage Traveling - Your Accessible European Travel Resource
SatNav Points-of-Interest Collector
Scotland Holiday Cottages
ServiceCall
Shape
SitStop
Stansted Airport
Sundance Villas Ltd
T
The British Disabled Angling Association
The Disabled Holidayer
The North York Moors
The West Yorkshire Jumbulance Group
The Yorkshire Coast
The Yorkshire Dales
Travel Matters
Treat Addiction Right
Tyhe Company is Guiding You Ltd
U
Ukraine Travel Guide
Unity Theatre
V
Virgin Holidays
Vitalise
W
Walks With Wheelchairs
Y
Your Level Best


Motoring



J
Jennings Ford
Jennings Kia
Jennings Mazda
M
Motability


Search Engines, Directories & Indexes




A
Ableize
Ask Jeeves
B
Bing
E
Excite
G
Google
T
The Charity Library
Y
Yahoo


Senior Citizens




A
Age UK
C
Centre for Policy on Ageing
D
Discover Oceanography Southampton
M
Mobility Today Magazine
R
Retirement Mobility


Social Care & Other Organisations




B
BREAK - Residential and Day Care Services
F
Family Fund Trust
N
National Institute for Social Work
S
Salvation Army
SSAFA Forces Help


Social Networks




A
Able Here
Apparelyzed
D
disabilitymatch
H
Housebound Forums
T
The Lounge - A Fresh Approach to Disabled Dating
W
Whispers4u.com - Find love, friendship and group support at the premier disabled dating site


Social Policy & Statistics




C
Census Information Gateway
Centre for Policy Studies
D
Disability Statistics
E
European Social Welfare Information Network (ESWIN)
F
Family Policy Social Centre
I
Institute for Public Policy Research
Institute of Economic Affairs
J
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
K
King's Fund
N
National Statistics (official UK statistics site)
P
Policy Studies Institute
R
Research and Development in the Department of Health and National Health Service
S
School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) - University of Sheffield
Social Market Foundation
Social Policy Research Unit - University of York
Society for Disability Studies


Voluntary Sector Management




A
Association for Research in the Voluntary and Community Sector
Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations
C
Charities Aid Foundation
Charities Information Bureau
Charity Commission
Charity Law Unit - University of Liverpool
D
Directory of Social Change
L
London Voluntary Service Council
N
National Centre for Volunteering
National Council for Voluntary Organisations
V
VOIS - Voluntary Sector Organisations Internet Server