Supports for Specific Disabilities, Disorders, Diseases & Conditions - Helping Charities | Resources

Action Against Allergy

Action Against Allergy (AAA) is a registered national charity founded in 1978 by Mrs Amelia Nathan Hill who, since childhood, had suffered allergic reactions to many different foods and chemicals.

adders.org

Our objective is to promote awareness to Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADD | ADHD) and to provide information and as much free practical help as we can to sufferers, both adults and children, and their families in the UK and around the World via this website.

Alzheimers Society

The leading UK care and research charity for people with this disease and other dementias, their families and carers.

Arthritis Research UK

Help and advice  and publications of free handbooks for people with arthritis.

Arthritiscare

Arthritis Care – Works with and for all people with arthritis.

Assistance Dogs UK

Recognised assistance dogs are dogs that have been trained by accredited member organisations of Assistance Dogs International (ADI) and the International Guide Dog Federation (IGDF). Over 7,000 disabled people in the UK rely on an assistance dog to help with practical tasks, in addition to the emotional benefits and greater independence that such dogs bring. Who we are Assistance Dogs….. Read More

Asthma UK

Asthma UK’s is the leading asthma charity in the UK. There are over five million people with asthma in the UK, and Asthma UK is here for them when they need us most.

astro brain tumour fund

Astro Brain Tumour Fund – Information, inspiration and support to help patients, carers, friends and relatives through the challenges of living with a slow growing brain tumour.

Ataxia

‘Ataxia’ means ‘lack of order’. People with ataxia have problems with movement, balance, and speech. Over 10,000 people in the UK have a form of ataxia. There is currently no cure but Ataxia are working to find one every day.

Ataxia-Telangiectasia Society

The Ataxia-Telangiectasia Society is the only UK charity providing family support, information and funding for medical research towards treatments and a cure for A-T.

British Heart Foundation (BHF)

British Heart Foundation (BHF) are fighting cardiovascular disease through world class research.

British Lung Foundation (BLF)

British Lung Foundation (BLF) provide support and information to anyone affected by a lung condition.

British Tinnitus Association

Tinnitus is the condition of noises ‘in the ears’ and/or ‘in the head’ with no external source. 10% of the UK adult population has tinnitus – currently there is no cure.

brittlebone

Brittle Bone Society -The UK charity for osteogenesis imperfecta provides practical support, advice and encouragement to sufferers and their relatives.

Cerebra

Founded in 2001, Cerebra is a unique national charity that strives to improve the lives of children with neurological conditions, through research, information and direct, on-going support. Living with neurological conditions can make life very hard, not just for the child, but for their family too. At Cerebra, with the help of our supporters, we aim to make it easier…… Read More

cftrust

Cystic Fibrosis Trust -UK’s only national charity dedicated to all aspects of Cystic Fibrosis (CF).

Changing Faces

Changing Faces – Facial disfigurement and its social and emotional consequences.

Climb

Children Living with Metabolic Diseases – Climb is committed to fighting metabolic diseases through research, awareness and support.

Conductive Education

Special education and rehabilitation for children and adults with neurological motor disorders.

Costello Syndrome Support Group

Costello Syndrome, a rare genetic syndrome, is characterized by multiple congenital anomalies including dysmorphic craniofacial features, cardiac defects, ectodermal and musculoskeletal anomalies, failure to thrive, developmental delay and rare cancers.

diabetes

Diabetes UK -The leading charity working for people with diabetes.

Down’s Syndrome

Supporting People with Down’s Syndrome throughout their lives.

dyspraxia foundation

Dyspraxia Foundation website.

epilepsy

Everything you need to know about epilepsy.

Epilepsy Society

National Society for Epilepsy (NSE)

International Glaucoma Association

The IGA is the leading charity in the UK solely dedicated to fighting glaucoma. Widely recognised as the authority on the disease, the Association supports very considerable research as well as looking after over 14,500 members and offering free advice and reassurance to countless more.

Limbless Association

Providing support to amputees and the limp-loss community.

ME Association

ME Association website.

mnda

Motor Neurone Disease Association – Aims to ensure that people affected by MND can secure the care and support they need.

Multiple Sclerosis Society

Information, support and campaigning for people with multiple sclerosis.

muscular-dystrophy

Focuses on Muscular Dystrophy and all allied disorders.

Pain Concern

Pain Concern produce information on pain using a variety of media platforms and  provide support to people with pain and those who care for them.

Parkinson’s UK

Parkinson’s UK free peer support service puts you in touch with a trained volunteer who has a similar experience of Parkinson’s to you – someone who understands. The service is for people with Parkinson’s and carers.

Prader-Willi Syndrome Association UK (PWSA)

PWSA UK is a registered charity  which has been operating for over 30 years and is the only organisation in the UK that is dedicated solely to supporting people with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), their families, carers and professionals, in managing the impact of PWS.

Scottish Spina Bifida Association

The Scottish Spina Bifida Association seeks to increase public awareness and understanding of individuals with Spina Bifida and / or Hydrocephalus and allied disorders. It provides a lifetime commitment of support, information and training to all those affected.

Shine Surrey

Shine Surrey provides services to those with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, their parents or other carers and professionals.

Steps

Steps is supporting children and adults affected by a lower limb condition such as clubfoot or a hip condition.

Stroke Association    Email : info@stroke.org.uk

The Stroke Association provides a number of vital support services across the country to help those affected by stroke to regain their lives. Providing high-quality information After a stroke you need accurate and trustworthy information. That’s why we ask stroke survivors and their families, as well as medical experts, to help us when we put our information together. Information Standard….. Read More

The Arthrogryposis Group (TAG)

The Arthrogryposis Group (TAG) offers contact, support and information to people affected by Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita (AMC).

The British Sjögren’s Syndrome Association (BSSA)

BSSA raise awareness of the disease and support research into its cause and treatment. A self-help organisation with more than 1800 members, the BSSA is dedicated to providing mutual support and information to individuals affected by this disabling disease.

The Migraine Trust

The Migraine Trust seek to empower, inform, and support those affected by migraine while educating health professionals and actively funding and disseminating research.

The Pituitary Foundation

The Pituitary Foundation give support, information and bring people together.

The Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry    Email : info@royalfoundation.com

Our Mission The Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry is the Patrons’ primary charitable vehicle, and hopes to become a leading philanthropic investor, effectively using its time and resources to create lasting change in targeted areas and geographies, based on need and on the interests of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince….. Read More

The Scoliosis Association (UK) (SAUK)

The Scoliosis Association (UK) (SAUK) aims to provide advice, support and information to people with scoliosis and other spinal conditions, including kyphosis and lordosis.

The Shane Project

Our main aim is the relief of sickness amongst people living with MS, their families and carers particularly from the African/Caribbean and Ethnic Minority Communities but not exclusive by any mean. We do this through the provision of telephone support helpline, monthly workshops & seminars, research updates, emotional & counselling support, befriending & mentoring, network clubs, awareness raising campaigns and….. Read More

TurnFirst.Org – MS 101

MS 101 gives you practical coaching, information, and insight on how to approach a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.  By coming here, you will be better prepared to take on the physical and emotional challenges of MS, advocate for yourself, and set a course to lead a fulfilling and productive life.

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