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Lowestoft & Waveney

Useful Links

ACTION FOR ME Information and support for people with ME

AGE UK Services for older people – Age Concern and Help the Aged have joined forces

ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY Support organisation for people with Alzheimer’s

ARTHRITIS CARE Support organisation for people with arthritis

ARTHRITIS RESEARCH  Research, education & fundraising for arthritis

BACK CARE Support organisation for people with back problems

BRITISH EPILEPSY ASSOCIATION Support group for people with epilepsy

BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION Support and information for heart patients

CUSTOMER FIRST  First line of approach to Suffolk County Council

CANCER CARE Support service for anyone affected by cancer

DEMENTIA HOME ADAPTATIONS  A guide to adapting your home to help manage dementia

DEPARTMENT FOR WORK & PENSIONS Information about benefits

DIABETES UK Support group for people with diabetes

GREAT YARMOUTH & WAVENENEY NRAS GROUP Local Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Group for Great Yarmouth & Waveney

MENCAP for people with learning disabilities

MOTABILITY Information about the Motability Scheme

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY Support and advice for people with Multiple Sclerosis

NATIONAL AUTISTIC SOCIETY Support for people with autism and their carers

NHS 111 24-hour health advice helpline for non-urgent calls

PENSION CREDIT Information about Pension Credit and how to claim online

DISABILITY RIGHTS UK  Advice and information on disability issues

RNIB Support for the visually impaired and blind people

SAMARITANS Providers of emotional support for people in a crisis

SCOPE UK Services for people with Cerebral Palsy

SENSE Support for deafblind people of all ages

SHAW TRUST Support and training for people with disabilities in employment

SUFFOLK INFOLINK online directory of community information (Holds information on clubs, societies, community and voluntary organisations and services)

TAX CREDITS HM Revenue & Customs website containing information about tax credits and how to claim for them online

www.fastprint.co.uk who have kindly provided us with free leaflets