The Bladder and Bowel Foundation (B&BF) is the UK wide charity for people with bladder and bowel control problems. B&BF provides information and support services, including a confidential helpline, for anyone affected by these conditions as well as their families, carers and healthcare professionals. BOWEL…
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Life after traumatic injury can be challenging . Blesma is here for all serving and ex-service men and women who have experienced loss of limbs. Loss of limbs, hearing , sight or speech, either during or after service. Here to help.
Helping blind ex-Service men and women lead independent and fulfilling lives by supporting them with expertise, experience and a full range of services.The Blind Veterans organisation give veterans much-needed support to adjust to sight loss, overcome the challenges of blindness and enjoy daily life. The charity…
Parking concessions for people with severe walking difficulties who travel either as drivers or as passengers. Blue Badges allow the holder concessions when parking.They're issued to individual applicants (you do not need to own a car) and organisations that transport disabled people.
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Is a large, detached home supporting up to 11 men and women of varying ages with moderate to severe learning disabilities, autism, sensory impairments and associated complex needs. Set in its own substantial grounds in Tilehurst, on the outskirts of Reading, the home overlooks Pangbourne…
12 bedroom home for elderly residents. En suite bedrooms are individually designed and styled, each featuring a walk in shower and private lounge area.
Brendoncare Froxfield is a nursing home located in a small village on the main Hungerford to Marlborough road. It has all the conveniences of a purpose-built home while the attractive gardens, surrounding Wiltshire countryside and neighbouring 17th Century Almshouses lend it charm. This specifically designed nursing…
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The Helpline service offers free, confidential and impartial advice, information and support on a number of subjects including Travel & Transport, Oxygen, Equipment, Welfare Benefits, as well as many issues relating to over 40 lung conditions.
Some of the services provided in the Berkshire area: Short-term loans of medical equipment to people in need, including wheelchairs in a range of types and sizes for anyone over the age of 5 years old. Mobility aids Newbury Tel 0300 456 1914, Reading 0118…
Supporting people who have autistic spectrum conditions, sensory impairments and physical disabilities and who exhibit behaviours that may challenge. The staff team ensure that each person’s individual needs are met, using verbal and sensory techniques to enable good communication.
The Bruce Branch of the Kennet and Avon Canal Trust is a registered charity providing specially-designed, purpose-built, wide-beam canal boats, for hire for self-catering, self-steer holidays by disabled, disadvantaged or elderly people along with their family, friends or carers. Each boat has the highest quality…
The Fund is just one of the ways in which BT may be able to offer support to employees facing personal difficulties/financial hardship: Former employees - If you have worked for BT, or GPO Telephones in the past, we could well be able to help.…
Are a team of officers from West Berkshire Council and Thames Valley Police working with communities and individuals across West Berkshire, helping them to do more for themselves and to help each other. We help communities to become stronger and to be more self-reliant, and will always…
There is no distinction between ex-service and civilian members and anyone over the age of 18 is more than welcome. If you support the ideals of the RBL and would like to visit us or join the Branch, you will always be most welcome. …
We offer free access to thousands of items: books, audiobooks, eBooks and e-Magazines, maps and more. We also provide a wide range of online resources, all available free of charge to library members. You can log in to our online catalogue to search, renew and reserve books and more;…
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Information about concessionary fares for eligible residents in West Berkshire: How to apply for an older person's bus pass and information regarding a disabled person's concessionary travel.
Helpline (0118 950 4003) is open between 10am and 5pm on weekdays, and 24-hour help is also available in emergencies using the same number. The helpline provides callers with an opportunity to talk about your options and a chance to be listened to. Callers can…