Useful Contacts

Useful Contacts

Able Care

Mail Order catalogue of aids for disabled people

www.independentliving.co.uk

Tel: 01254 619000


Able Magazine

Published by: Craven Publishing Ltd

www.ablemagazine.co.uk

Tel: 0141 419 0044


ASPIRE

www.aspire.org.uk

Tel: 020 8954 5759


Back Up

www.backuptrust.org.uk

Tel: 020 8875 1805


Blue Badge Network

www.bluebadgenetwork.org

Tel: 01384 257001


CBIT (Child Brain Injury Trust)

http://www.cbituk.org/

Tel: 0845 601 4939


Chestercare

Mail Order catalogue of aids for disabled people

www.homecraft-rolyan.com

Tel: 01623 448 703


Claiming Disability Benefits

The Citizen’s Advice Bureau (CAB) & Welfare Rights Office will give you advice and assistance in applying for benefits.

Contact the Benefits Enquiry line on 0800 882 200 for information about benefits.


Disability Now

Published by: Scope

www.disabilitynow.org.uk

Tel: 020 7619 7323


Disability Product News

Published by: Maze Media

www.disabilityproductnews.co.uk

Tel: 01206 505925


Disabled Parent Network

www.disabledparentsnetwork.org.uk

Tel: 0870 241 0450


Forum of Mobility Centres

www.mobility-centres.org.uk

Tel: 0800 559 3636


For help locating charities and trusts

Scope, “Fund a Finder” scheme

Call 0808 800 3333


Forward

Published by: Spinal Injuries Association

www.spinal.co.uk

Tel: 020 8361 6971


Further Benefits Help

The Social Fund, Can make lump sum payments for needs difficult to meet from weekly benefits payments.

Application forms can be obtained from your local Job Centre Plus Office or downloaded from the website:

www.dwp.gov.uk


Headway

www.headway.org.uk

Tel: 0115 924 0800


Inspire

www.inspire-foundation.org.uk

Tel: 01722 336262 ext: 2465


Just Mobility

www.justmobility.co.uk

Tel: 01475 560134


Limbcare

www.limbcare.org/

Tel: 0800 052 1174


Mobilise (formerly Disabled Drivers)

www.mobilise.info

Tel: 01778 391159


Motability

www.motability.co.uk

Tel: 0845 456 4566


OT Stores

Mail Order catalogue of aids for disabled people

www.otstores.co.uk

Tel: 08705 275274

RADAR

www.radar.org.uk

Tel: 020 7250 3222


Regain

www.regainsportscharity.com

Tel: 01491 613980


Remap

www.remap.org.uk

Tel: 0845 1300 456


Ricability (the Research Institute for Consumer Affairs)

Publishes a useful guide called “Ins and Outs of Choosing a Car”,

www.ricability.org.uk

Tel: 020 7427 2460


Scope

www.scope.org.uk

Tel: 0808 800 3333


Spinal Research

www.spinal-research.org

Tel: 01483 898786


Spinal Injuries Association

www.spinal.co.uk

Tel: 0845 678 6633


Sportability

www.sportability.org

Tel: 020 8959 0089


Tourism for All

www.tourismforall.org.uk

Tel: 0845 124 9971