Here are some links to other websites that we think you and your family may find useful.
Information on protecting vulnerable adults, reporting abuse and suspicions of abuse.
The national Age UK site has information and latest news about issues affecting older people.
National charity leading the fight against dementia.
Information about residential and nursing care homes.
Care Quality Commission
Search for care homes and care services.
A free service listing 17,483 recommended, vetted and monitored trades and service providers.
Dementia Action Alliance
Dementia Action Alliance brings together organisations and individuals across England committed to improving health and social care outcomes for people living with dementia, and those who care for them.
Details of public services including benefits, home, caring, disablility, pensions, health and more.
You can help to improve health and social care in Suffolk with Healthwatch Suffolk. It has the role to listen and the power to shape and improve care in the county. Healthwatch Suffolk can make a difference but it needs your views as evidence to challenge services or encourage good practice.
Housing information for older people.
Ipswich Disabled Advice Bureau
Providing free confidential advice, information & advocacy.
Ipswich Shopmobility provides free hand-propelled, electric wheelchairs and electric scooters to enable people to shop and use other facilities in Ipswich town centre.
Rural Coffee Caravan Project
The Coffee Caravan Project visits rural communities, equipped with coffee, tea, and cakes, along with information about organisations and services available for older people.
Creating opportunities for people with sight and hearing loss.
Suffolk County Council
Adult and Community Services for older people in Suffolk.
Suffolk Family Carers
Local charity offering information, support and advocacy for family carers in Suffolk.
Suffolk Fostering & Adoption Agency
There are around 750 children in care in Suffolk. These children deserve a permanent home.
Suffolk LGB&T Network
An opportunity to meet and network with other LGB&T people.
Suffolk Mind work to improve the mental health of people across the county.
Suffolk on Board
Suffolk passenger transport information from Suffolk County Council.
Suffolk Information Partnership
The Suffolk Information Partnership is a network of organisations supporting people in Suffolk with information and services around care, health and wellbeing. Age UK Suffolk is a member.
Suffolk Recovery Network
Local drug and alcohol service offering support to Suffolk residents, provided by Turning Point.
Wellbeing Suffolk is a new look service which launched in September 2016 to offer a range of support and interventions to people of all ages with low mood, anxiety and depression. The service provides holistic, specially tailored services for both children and adults, close to where people live and before their problems become too great.