Age UK – http://www.ageuk.org.uk/
Age UK is a good reference point for ageing issues.
Care Aware – http://www.careaware.co.uk/
A non-profit making public information, advisory and advocacy service specialising in elderly care funding advice.
Care Home – www.carehome.co.uk
Guide to over 21,000 nursing and residential care homes in the UK.
Care Quality Commission – www.cqc.org.uk
Independent regulator of all health and social care services in England.
Dartmoor Holiday Apartments – www.dartmoorholiday.co.uk
Self-catering accommodation close to our Moretonhampstead care home
Dementia Action Alliance – www.dementiaaction.org.uk
For Exeter Dementia Action Alliance and Plymouth Dementia Action Alliance.
Dementia Care Matters www.dementiacarematters.co.uk
Is a leading dementia care, culture change training organisation led by David Sheard
Devon County Council – www.devon.gov.uk
Devon Care Kitemark www.devonkitemark.co.uk
Independent group of providers promoting quality care for those in our homes.
The Disabled Living Foundation – http://www.dlf.org.uk/
The Disabled Living Foundation is the leading source of information on disability equipment, day to day household gadgets, new technologies and training techniques.
Eden Alternative UK www.eden-alternative.co.uk
An organisation dedicated to improving the experience of aging and disability by changing the culture of care
Exeter City Council – www.exeter.gov.uk
John’s Campaign www.johnscampaign.org.uk
Campaign for the right to stay with people with dementia and be supported by their family carers.
NAPA – www.napa-activities.com
Meaningful activities for older people
National Health Services – www.nhs.uk
Plymouth City Council – www.plymouth.gov.uk
Registered Nursing Home Association – www.rnha.co.uk
The RNHA campaigns strongly for high standards in nursing home care.
The Social Care Commitment – www.thesocialcarecommitment.org.uk
The Social Care Commitment is the adult social care sector’s promise to provide people who need care and support with high quality services.
Torbay Council – www.torbay.gov.uk
The Alzheimer’s Society – www.alzheimers.org.uk
Alzheimer’s Society staff and volunteers provide both local information to people affected by dementia in their communities.
Multiple Sclerosis Society – www.mssociety.org.uk
Parkinson’s UK – www.parkinsons.org.uk
The Motor Neurone Disease Association – www.mndassociation.org
The Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) – www.rnib.org.uk
The RNIB is the leading charity offering practical support and information to anyone with sight loss.
The Royal National Institute for Deaf People (Action on Hearing Loss) – www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk
Provides information and support on all aspects of deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus.
The Stroke Association – www.stroke.org.uk
Financial & Legal:
Fortress Hassall Law – www.fortresshassall-law.co.uk
Law firm based in Paignton and Kingsbridge. In particular able to offer advice on inheritance tax planning, writing Wills, Lasting Power of Attorney and Living Wills.
Nash & Co Solicitors – www.nash.co.uk
Law firm based in Plymouth offering a broad range of legal services.
Sabre Financial Planning Ltd – www.sabrefinancial.co.uk
Offering independent financial advice and planning.