Useful Links

Useful Links

An A-Z guide of organisations that provide useful information, resources and support.

Age UKTel: 0800 169 6565
One of the UK’s leading charities providing information on issues affecting older people.

Alzheimer’s Society
Tel: 9399 222 1122
The UK’s leading dementia support and research charity, here for anyone affected by any form of dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Care Quality Commission (CQC)
Tel: 03000 616161
The independent regulator of all health and social care services in England
The UK’s leading search engine and data resource on care homes, jobs, news, products and services

Carers UK
Tel: 020 7378 4999
Give expert advice, information and support to people caring for others

Changes to care and support
Providing details of changes to care and support from April 2016

Dementia UK
Tel: 0808 808 7777
Providing support for, and helping to improve the quality of life for, all families affected by dementia.

Elderly Accommodation Counsel
Tel: 0800 377 7070
Information, advice and guidance on any aspect of care, support or housing for older people.

Independent Age
Tel: 0800 319 6789
A charity providing advice about care and support, money and benefits, health and mobility for older people.

NHS Choices
An NHS care and support guide

Parkinson’s Society
Advice Line: 0808 8000303
Provides support, advice and information to people and families living with Parkinson’s

Society of Later Life Advisers (SOLLA)
Tel: 0845 303 2909
Assist consumers and their families in finding trusted accredited financial advisers who understand financial needs in later life

Solicitors for the Elderly
Tel: 0844 567 6173
A national association of solicitors, barristers and legal executives providing, and promoting, a range of legal services for older people.