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1-10 of 15 Information services in Antrim.
Action on Elder Abuse
Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) is a specialist organisation that operates across the four nations of the United Kingdom. It also provides support within Ireland. Unlike other 'older people's organisations' we focus e...Contact: Action on Elder Abuse, PO Box, Steatham, London, SW16 9BY. Tel: 080 8808 8141.
The Age NI team provides information and advice on a range of issues including:
residential and nursing care
ousing and health
The Age NI team also provides advocacy support t...Contact: Age NI, 3 Lower Crescent, Belfast, BT7 1NR. Tel: 0808 808 7575.
Aid for the Aged in Distress
is a relatively small charitable organisation which is near unique in
offering direct financial assistance in the form of grants, often in emergency
situations and covering a wide range of 'quality of life' issues w...Contact: Aid for the Aged in Distress, 25 Epworth House City Road, London, EC1Y 1AA. Tel: 0870 803 1950.
Talking Point is an online support and discussion forum, for anyone affected by dementia. It's a place to ask for advice, share information, join in discussions and feel supported.Contact: Alzheimer's Society, 58 St. Katharines Way, London, E1W 1LB.
Alzheimer's Society Helpline
Alzheimer's Society National Dementia Helpline 0300 222 1122 can provide information, support, guidance and signposting to other appropriate organisations.Contact: Alzheimer's Society National Dementia Helpline, 58 Devon House St. Katharines Way, London, E1W 1LB. Tel: 0300 222 11 22.
Carers UK provides high quality advice and information to carers and the professionals who support carers. Our expertise comes from years of experience of dealing with the problems carers face. This is available through our w...Contact: Carers UK, 20 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4LX. Tel: 0808 808 7777.
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Information from the Helpline
You can ask us about anything to do with MS. We provide up-to-date, evidence-based information about MS, including:
-b...Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND. Tel: 0808 800 8000. Information services
Respite care and short breaks
Helpline (see separate entry)
Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND. Tel: 020 8438 0700.
National Osteoporosis Society
Nurses, supported by a large body of osteoporosis professionals who lend their expertise to the charity, provide information based on the most accurate and up-to-date knowledge. The nurses are also skilled in providing e...Contact: National Osteoporosis Society - Helpline Service, Camerton, Bath, Avon, BA2 0PJ. Tel: 0845 450 0230.
Royal National Institute for Deaf People
The RNID is a free service that offers; help with hearing aids, retubing, battery replacement, support, guidence, links to local services and groups. On visits they will be able to; carry out simple checks, if needed refer ba...Contact: RNID, 17b River Way, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5UX. Tel: 01983 529533.