Disability

Action for Blind People

Action for Blind People provides practical and emotional advice and support across England to people who are blind or partially sighted and their friends and family.

Website: www.rnib.org.uk

Disability Resource Centre

Free help and advice for disabled people, including carers and families of disabled people, older people and those affected by long-term health conditions.

Website: www.drcbeds.org.uk

Headway Bedford

Headway Bedford provide a supportive and stimulating environment for people who have suffered brain injury.

Website: www.headwaybedford.org.uk

Scope

Scope is a charity that exists to make this country a place where disabled people have the same opportunities as everyone else.

Website: www.scope.org.uk

Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust

Located in Milton Keynes, Thomas Edward Mitton House is a specialist residential centre that provides continuing rehabilitation and specialist care and support for people with an acquired brain injury.

Website: www.thedtgroup.org

Flitwick & District Stroke Club

Meets on the first Wednesday of the month from 14:00 to 16.30 at the Ellenshaw Court, Hinksley Road, Flitwick, Beds.

Telephone: 01525 717181 (John Farmer).

Milton Keynes Centre for Integrated Living

MK CIL can provide information and advice on a wide range of disability related subjects and general subjects including mobility, equipment, care, benefits, housing, leisure activities/holidays and social care procedures/pathways. It is a free service for people with disabilities of all ages, their families, friends, carers and professionals.

Telephone: 01908 231344

Website: mkcil.org.uk

Email: info@mkcil.org.uk

Sight Concern

Sight Concern (Bedfordshire) is an independent, local, sight-loss charity providing information, advice and practical support for blind and partially sighted people in Bedfordshire and Luton.

Website: www.sightconcern.org.uk