This page is currently under review, more links will be added shortly. 

Campaigning Organisations

Age Action Alliance
Age UK National Site
Healthwatch Telford & Wrekin
Independent Age

Local Services

Age UK, Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin – for advice, information and support
Citizens Advice Telford
Community Directory – for local services in Shropshire
MyLife –  directory of Adult Social Services in Telford
Telford & Wrekin CCG – Telford’s Clinical Group commissioning local health services Telford & Wrekin Council – local services & administration.
Telford & Wrekin CVS – for information about local charities and voluntary groups and volunteering opportunities.

Carers

Carers UK – helpful advice if you are caring for a loved one
Telford Carers Centre – support and services for carers

Wellbeing

Counselling Directory
Glade Sexual Assault Referral Centre
Impact – support for emotional wellbeing
Life Coach Directory – find help tackling a range of issues to meet your goals
Live Well – NHS healthy living advice
Red Cross – support at home services
Samaritans – tel 116 123
Telford Crisis Support & Food Bank
Telford Primary Care Wellbeing Service – information, guidance and talking therapies for mental health problems. Mental Health Out of Hours Helpline, tel 0300 124 0364, Sun – Thurs 6pm – 2am, Fri – Sat 6pm – 6am.
Turn2us – helping people in financial hardship gain access to benefits, grants and support services.
UKAT – UK Addiction Treatment (Free helpline 0808 274 0903)

Long Term Conditions

Alzheimer’s Society
Dementia Sense – listening to people living with dementia
Breathe Easy
Diabetes UK
Disability Rights UK – advice and support
Shropshire Disability Network
Macmillan Cancer Support
Jayne Sargent Foundation
Prostate Cancer UK
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Royal Osteoporosis Society
Action on Hearing Loss – advice and support for those with hearing loss
Hearing Loss Support – Shropshire RCC Life Coach Directory – find help tackling a range of issues to meet your goals
Shropshire Deaf and Hard of Hearing Forum
Signal UK – Befriending and Outreach services to help people with hearing loss make the most out of life.
Macular Society
RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People)- lots of useful information and advice for people affected by sight loss, whether blind, partially sighted or losing their sight.
Sight Loss Shropshire
West Telford Visually Impaired Person Group

Legal

The Law Society – Find a solicitor
Solicitors for the Elderly

Consumer/Financial

BenefitsGuide.co.uk – an independent website offering free advice and guidance on the UK benefits system.
Benefits and Grants  – save money on home improvements with disability grants
Pensions Advisory Service
Pensionwise
Money Advice Service
Financial Conduct Authority – find a financial adviser
Unbiased.co.uk – research financial advisers, accountants, solicitor, mortgage brokers
Ombudsman Services
POhWER –  Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy  and Direct Payments Support and Advice Service.
Over50Choices –  personal financial advice
Living Made Easy – practical advice on daily living equipment



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