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(Elder) Abuse response

 www.elderabuse.org.uk ACAS (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service - Age related and general employment rights)

 www.acas.org.uk

Advicenow (High quality information about the law and your rights)

 www.advicenow.org.uk

Age UK

 www.ageuk.org.uk

Age Posi+ive - Focus on potential, skills and ability - not age

Alchol Addiction Treatment and Recovery

https://www.rehab4addiction.co.uk/alcohol-withdrawal-symptoms

Business Link and https://www.gov.uk/browse/business.

 

Alzheimer’s Society

 https://www.rehab4addiction.co.uk/alcohol-withdrawal-symptoms www.alzheimers.org.uk

Arthritis Research Campaign

 www.arc.org.uk

B

Baby Cow Productions

 www.babycow.tv

Beginners guide to benefits

 www.direct.gov.uk

(Cruse) Bereavement Care

https://www.cruse.org.uk/

 

Big Cow events

 www.big-cow.com

C

Care Quality Commission:Looking for a care home? Get free, independent reports on the quality of your local homes and care services to help you make an informed choice.

 www.cqc.org.uk

Carers  (Carers Bucks)

 www.carersbucks.org

Carers Enfield

 http://www.enfieldcarers.org/

Carers UK (the voice of carers)

 www.carersuk.org

Carers Direct NHS

 www.nhs.uk/carersdirect

Care Directory 

www.londoncaredirectories.co.uk

Free independent and practical advice about caring for older people.

http://which.co.uk/elderly-care/

Citizens Advice Bureau – Advice Guide

 www.adviceguide.org.uk

Citizens Advice Bureau in Enfield

http://www.enfieldcab.org.uk/

Community Alarm Service

http://www.enfield.gov.uk/safeandconnected

Counselling directory

 www.counselling-directory.org.uk

Connects people with counsellors and psychotherapists.

TimeWith.co.uk

(Thames Valley)Crimestoppers

 www.thamesvalley.police.uk

D

Department of Health

 www.dh.gov.uk

Department for Work and Pensions

 www.dwp.gov.uk

Diabetes UK  www.diabetes.org.uk

Directgov (The widest range of government information and services)

 www.direct.gov.uk

Directgov Disabled people

 www.direct.gov.uk

DisabledGO

www.disabledgo.com

Disabled Living Foundation

 www.dlf.org.uk

E

Energy efficiency and saving money (CAB Advice Guide)

 www.adviceguide.org.uk see also Age UK energy products

Exercise for Seniors

 www.exercise.about.com

F

Fifty plus health (50+Health)

 www.fiftyplushealth.co.uk

FLOW flexible lives for older workers

 www.flow-se.org.uk

Furniture Re-use Network

 www.frn.org.uk

G

Gifts to charity

 

https://www.arnoldhill.co.uk/general/gifts-to-charity/.


Grandparents apart

A self help group dedicated to ease the suffering of grandparents and grandchildren and extended families torn apart  www.grandparentsapart.co.uk

Guide2care

Supporting those who care  www.guide2care.com

Guide aimed at protecting seniors from today's most prevalent online scams, which also offers advice and resources on adopting new technologies, accessibility, email safety and more.

https://www.top10vpn.com/senior-citizens-guide-to-privacy-online/

H

Healthcare commission (see Care Quality Commission)

Help the Aged (Information for and about older people - see Age UK)

 www.ageuk.org.uk

Health Watch Enfield

http://www.healthwatchenfield.co.uk/

Hospital North Middlex Hospital

 http://www.northmid.nhs.uk/

HM Revenue and Customs

 www.inlandrevenue.gov.uk

Independent age (supporting older people at home)

 www.independentage.org.uk

Identity theft (Home office site)

 www.identitytheft.org.uk

J

M

Mabels (essential information for the over 50s)

 www.mabels.org.uk

Mental Health for the elderly

 www.mkpct.org.uk

Met Office (Weather forecasts and severe weather warnings)

 www.metoffice.gov.uk

Mobility advice (Access for disabled people)

 www.dft.gov.uk

N

Neighbourhood watch

 www.mkneighbourhoodwatch.org

NIACE (National Institute for Adult and Continuing Education)

 www.niace.org.uk

NHS Direct On-Line

 www.nhs.uk

Nutrition- Healthy Eating for Seniors

 www.nutrition.com.sg

O

Over 50s (Direct Gov advice and information)

 www.direct.gov.uk

P

PALS (Patients Advice and Liaison Service)

 https://www.royalfree.nhs.uk/contact-us/patient-advice-and-liaison-service/

The Parks Trust (gentle walks and events in our parks and green spaces)

 www.theparkstrust.com

Pension Service(part of the department for Work and Pensions)

 www.thepensionservice.gov.uk

Police (Thames Valley Police )

 http://www.thamesvalley.police.uk

Primary Care trust Enfield

https://data.gov.uk/publisher/enfield-primary-care-trust

R

 Rail enquiries

 www.nationalrail.co.uk

Relate the relationship people

 www.relate.org.uk

The Relatives & Residents Association (R&RA)

For older people needing, or living in, residential care and the families and friends left behind  www.relres.org

S

https://takehomepaycalculator.co.uk 

Shows gross to net salary calculations of common wages. Check and compare how much net pay you will get after tax.

 Spain (Age Concern Espana - thinking of retiring to Spain?)

 www.acespana.org

Stroke Association

 www.stroke.org.uk/

How to identify stroke

https://www.acls.net/stroke-information-and-resources.htm

T

The Third Age Employment network

 www.taen.org.uk

U

U3A (University of the Third Age)

 www.u3a.org.uk

V

 Voluntary Action

 http://www.enfieldva.org.uk/

Volunteering England

 www.volunteering.org.uk/

W

Winter Fuel and Age related payments

 www.thepensionservice.gov.uk

Working for a charity

 www.workingforacharity.org.uk

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