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Website providing Easy Read information and advice for people with learning disabilities, their families and carers. 
The British Lung Foundation's London and the South Region currently supports Breathe Easy' and 'BLF Support' groups for those living with lung conditions, their family, friends and carers. The Helpline service offers free, confidential and impartial advice, information and support on a number of subjects…
West Berkshire Council is offering a new service for profoundly deaf people living in the district whose primary form of communication is British Sign Language. It will be a basic communication support service and will offer help to deaf people facing any communication difficulties such…
West Berkshire Council is offering a new service for profoundly deaf people living in the district whose primary form of communication is British Sign Language. It will be a basic communication support service and will offer help to deaf people facing any communication difficulties such as…
The direction the group takes will very much depend on what participants feel they need. Open to both carers and patients.
The Cardiomyopathy Association is a charity that provides information and support to families affected by the heart muscle disease cardiomyopathy. This site has information on the main types of cardiomyopathy.  Services include a team of cardiomyopathy support nurses, information days around the country, support groups…
Care after Combat is dedicated in supporting veterans who are most vulnerable, who have fallen on bad times and need a helping hand back into civilian life.  Care after Combat's mission is to support veterans with alcohol and substance misuse problems and the reduction in numbers of…
Cluster headaches begin unexpectedly. They're much more painful than migraines or any other type of headache. They're called cluster headaches because sufferers usually get one to three of these attacks every day, for several weeks or months, before they subside. A pain-free period will follow,…
Local groups support and assist people (and their families) in many ways, whether diagnosed, or actively seeking diagnosis of coeliac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis (DH): organised cookery demonstrations hold meetings with medical experts fundraising campaigning hosting food fairs.
Highly experienced CBT therapist and integrative psychologist working with depression, all types of anxiety, OCD, trauma, substance misuse, trichotillomania and other bodily focused repetitive behaviours. Experience in working with people from all backgrounds and ethnicities including those on the autistic spectrum, with learning difficulties, transgendered…
NHS Continuing Healthcare (NHS CHC) is a package of care for adults aged 18 or over which is arranged and funded solely by the NHS. Further information regarding eligibility is available on the NHS England website.
CRI is a social care and health charity working with individuals, families and communities across England and Wales that are affected by drugs, alcohol, crime, homelessness, domestic abuse and antisocial behaviour. Our projects, delivered in communities and prisons, encourage and empower people to regain control…
Deaf people can text the emergency services on 999, but only if phones are registered for the service in advance. Don’t wait until you need to call, it will be too late. How to register Write an SMS text which just says “register” and send it…
This “Dementia handbook for carers” aims to answer all the questions you may have if your family member has Dementia or the symptoms of it. These might include: • what can we expect in the future?• do we need to adapt our home or even…
The dementia guide is for anyone who has recently been told they have dementia. It will help you understand more about dementia and the treatments, support and services that are available. It includes information about how you can live as well as possible with dementia and about making plans for the…
Unforgettable offers products to help people affected by dementia  The website is divided into simple categories with several guides to make it easier to find the right products for you. Read helpful articles and download excellent informative free e-books: A Guide to the Dementia Journey - what to expect…
A website for younger people with dementia (people of working age) within Wokingham, Reading and West Berkshire. The website publishes up-to-date information about regular events in the area which are relevant to younger people with dementia and their families / carers. There is access to information…
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