Action on Hearing Loss
The new name for RNID, working for a world where hearing loss doesn’t limit or label people, where tinnitus is silenced and where people value and look after their hearing.
Deafblind UK is a national charity which provides a range of support services to deafblind adults and their carers. It also campaigns on behalf of deafblind people.
Listening Books is a charity that provides audio books in cassette format via the post to people who have difficulty reading in the usual way.
Support for everyone with a macular condition. Their vision is to end macular disease
RNIB (Royal National Institute of the Blind)
RNIB offers practical support and advice to anyone with a sight problem.
Sense offers a wide range of support and services across the UK to help sensory impaired people of all ages to reach their full potential despite the many challenges facing them.
Sight Support Derbyshire
Provides services, support, advice and information to adults and children across Derbyshire who are blind or partially sighted.
The Talking Newspaper Association of the UK is a registered charity which provides national and local newspapers and magazines on audio tape, computer disk, e-mail and CD-ROM for visually impaired and disabled people who find reading a strain.
The charity for healthier backs, is dedicated to educating people on how to avoid preventable back pain, and supporting those living with back pain.
British Heart Foundation
The aim of the BHF is to play a leading role in the fight against heart disease so that it is no longer a major cause of disability and premature death.
Bladder & Bowel Community
UK wide charity that provides information and advice on a range of symptoms and conditions related to the bladder and bowel.
For People with Bladder and Bowel Problems
Consumer Health Information Centre
An advice service set up to help you to understand more about health, including hints and tips to say healthy and ways to get back on your feet when illness strikes.
Diabetes UK is the leading charity working for people with diabetes. They fund research, campaign and help people to live with the condition.
Epilepsy Society is the UK’s leading provider of epilepsy services.
Equality and Human Rights Commission
An independent body, established by Act of Parliament to eliminate discrimination against disabled people and promote equality of opportunity.
Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities
Find the latest news and events on learning disability issues, as well as information on topics such as advocacy, accommodation and employment
Haemophilia Society, The
The Haemophilia Society is working to secure the best possible care, treatment and support for people with haemophilia or a related bleeding disorder and their families.
The national charity, here for anyone who has ever experienced fertility problems.
Leukaemia CARE Society
Cares for sufferers of the leukaemias, Hodgkin's and other lymphomas, myelodysplasia, myeloproliferative disorders, Myeloma and aplastic anaemia.
Lungs (British Lung Foundation)
Provides a complete package of support for people living with lung disease and the people who look after them, in hospital and at home.
Marie Stopes International
Responsible for establishing and managing family planning centres, nursing homes and referral centres in the UK and other developed countries.
The only non-profit making, registered charity providing a life-saving identification system for individuals with hidden medical conditions and allergies.
Mencap is the UK's leading learning disability charity working with people with a learning disability and their families and carers.
Migraine Action Association
Bridges the gap between the migraine sufferer and the medical world by providing information on all aspects of the condition and its management.
Multiple Sclerosis Society
The MS Society is the UK's largest charity for people affected by Multiple Sclerosis (MS) - about 85,000 people in the UK.
Muscular Dystrophy UK
Muscular Dystrophy UK is the only UK charity focusing on all muscular dystrophies and allied disorders.
National Blood Service
Information on how to become a blood donor
National Osteoporosis Society
The NOS offers support to people with osteoporosis, their families and carers through a range of information booklets, a national telephone helpline and a network of regional support groups.
Scope is a disability organisation in England and Wales whose focus is people with cerebral palsy. Scope's aim is that disabled people achieve equality: a society in which they are as valued, and have the same human and civil rights, as everyone else.
The Stroke Association is a national charity which is solely concerned with stroke. Every year about 100,000 people in this country suffer first strokes - 10,000 are under retirement age. Stroke is the largest cause of severe disability with 350,000 people affected at any one time.