Disabled Charities and Useful Links

Access

Carers & Independent Living

Community Care & Development

Disability Organisations (National)

Disability Organisations (Regional)

Education, Training & Employment

Equality & Social Inclusion

Equipment & Aids

Families, Children & Young People

Funding and Grants

Government & Legal Services

Healthcare

Housing

Information & Advices Services

Leisure & Travel

Motoring

Search Engines, Directories & Indexes

Senior Citizens

Social Care & Other Organisations

Social Networks

Social Policy & Statistics

Voluntary Sector Management

 

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

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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

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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)

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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

Mesothelioma Help Now

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

W

Why Not People?

 

Disability Organisations (Regional)

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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J

Jennings Ford

Jennings Kia

Jennings Mazda

M

Motability

 

Search Engines, Directories & Indexes

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A

Ableize

Ask Jeeves

B

Bing

E

Excite

G

Google

T

The Charity Library

Y

Yahoo

 

Senior Citizens

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A

Age UK

C

Centre for Policy on Ageing

D

Discover Oceanography Southampton

M

Mobility Today Magazine

R

Retirement Mobility

 

Social Care & Other Organisations

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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

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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

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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

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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