ST. MARGARET'S RESIDENTIAL HOME- DEDICATED TO CARE FOR THE ELDERLY

Relevant Links

To help with your research on how to care for your loved ones, please find below some useful links for your information

 

Action on Elder Abuse - works to protect, and prevent the abuse of, vulnerable older adults.

Age Concern - information and advice for older people, their relatives and anyone else interested in older people's issues.

Alzheimer's Society -works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

British Deaf Association - latest news, information and services for the Deaf and signing communities.

Care Aware - advice on issues relating to long term care for older people.

Carers UK - the voice of carers.

Citizens Advice - The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice.

Counsel and Care - help and advice for older people, their families and carers.

Department for Work and Pensions - is here to promote opportunity and independence for all, help individuals achieve their potential through employment work and to end poverty in all its forms.

Department of Health - provides health and social care policy, guidance and publications for NHS and social care professionals.

DIAL UK - Disability Information and Advice Line run by and for disabled people.

Directgov - find your public services all in one place.

FirstStop Care Advice - an independent, free advice and information service on all aspects of care and support for older people.

Help the Aged, care homes - everything to do with care homes.

Help the Aged, care at home - dedicated to care in the community issues.

Mind - the leading mental health charity in England and Wales.

Mencap - the leading UK charity for people with a learning disability and their families.

National Centre for Independent Living - a resource on independent living, direct payments and individual budgets for disabled people.

NHS, Social care - find your nearest social services.

RADAR - the UK's largest disability campaigning network.

RNIB – supporting blind and partially sighted people.

RNID – support for deaf and hard of hearing people.

The Pension Service - government advice about paying when going into a home.

Princess Royal Trust for Carers - information, advice, discussion and support for carers.

WRVS - offers a range of practical services to help and support older people to live well, maintain their independence and play a part in their local community.

 

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