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For Blindness

Do you know anyone suffering from Blindness or visual impairment? Here are helpful resources for people with blindness to help them financially and emotionally. Also an in-depth guide on home adaptations for people with low vision.

Links to various Autism Organisations and Visual Impairments including guide on home adaptations for blind Useful links to organisations and charities related to children with autism

CAOMS resources for people with disabilities with Guide to home adaptations for visually impaired Links to useful Education, Organizations and Government Resources

Patient Information Leaflets for Blind and Partially sighted patients Guidance on providing patient information leaflets

Resources for Education Professionals Resources, products and publications, including National Curriculum effective practice guides

Assistive technology for people with sight loss by Action for Blind People

Useful links for Blind people by Insight Gloucestershire Helping sight impaired people

UK Benefits

Benefits you are entitled to, including benefits for JOB seekers and pensioners also. Guide on Benefits on winter fuel payment, working tax benefits and housing benefits according to your property.

Cadzow Nursery Useful Links for Child tax credits and UK benefits including guide for Housing benefits Useful Links & Downloads

Autismlinks Collection of financial, legal and useful links including complete Housing Benefit Cover guide Informative links for assistance

DASL links Advice and information resources including home benefits and savings Links for carers, disabilities, education and general advice sources

Claiming benefits links including Guidance on home support you can receive Links to know about the benefits you are entitled to

KCAH Links to homelessness organisations, Local Services with comprehensive guide on claiming housing benefits Links to useful organisations

UK Benefits and Finance resource by HDA (Huntington’s disease Association)

Rightsnet Resources Links to websites with legislation, official guidance, caselaw, and other reference materials

 

Gardening Tips

Helpful gardening resources to help you in gardening including garden design, gardening ideas, plant disease and many more useful tips.

Finchley Horticultural Society links on home gardening tips Useful Links

BB&O Links page including DIY Gardening tips Links to other websites

Gardening Resources for schools by Edina Trust

Organic Growing Advice by Garden Organic Charity

Allotment gardening Month by Month for allotment holders, vegetable growers and gardeners

Royal Horticultural Society UK charity established to share the best in gardening

OAPs

Collection of useful resources especially for older people and pensioners. Various benefits and grants to help OAPs including guide on Age related, transport, income, TV license and winter fuel related benefits.

CHEER – Links to useful websites for OAPs including money for home adaptations Links to CHEER publications and to local organisations

Behance.net – Information on central heating to keep warm

Citizens Online Useful Links including guide for home winter fuel payment Links for people with disabilities and assistance available to older people

The Hampton Society Useful links for Benefits available to older people including home adaptations Guide Links to local organisations and age concerns websites

NDA Resource page for OAPs including guide for Disabilities, Caregiving and home adaptations Useful links of Non-Governmental Organisations and Ageing Research

Useful links from Salford Heart Care including benefits and grants for OAPs Useful links for Citizen Advice, Dementia action and carers

UBCT Links including Age-Related Housing benefits guide Useful Links and Contacts for older generation

Bicester Health Centre Collection of links for Home adaptations, Benefits for OAPs and Charities Useful links for older people

Other Links

Emergency Preparedness Links including guide for home fire escape plans Links for food storage, 72 hour kits, emergency preparedness, and self sufficiency

Things to Consider before Renovating your House with guide on home rendering costs Home Staging, Home improvements, Property photography and Interior Design

Create a new bathroom on a budget including information for tiling a bathroom and tiling kitchen floors Informative guide with useful links

Information on Independent benefits calculator by GOV.UK

British Red Cross – British Red Cross helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are

Macmillan Cancer Line Changing lives of people affected by cancer

Disability Rights UK protecting disabled people’s rights

The Silver Line – Helpline for Older people

The Money Advice Service – helps people manage their money

Do It – learn about volunteering opportunities in your local area

Guide to benefits and financial help for people affected by cancer by Braintrust

EqualityTalk – Speech and Communication disorders in adults

Overview of Stroke and life after stroke by NHS Choices