Links Charity Websites  

Cancer UK (www.cancerhelp.org.uk/)
Is a patient information website of Cancer Research UK. Information about cancer is freely available to anyone affected by and it is written in a way that people can easily understand. The website will provide information from managing symptoms and side effects to dealing with finances.

Diabetes UK (www.diabetes.org.uk/)
Is the largest organisation in the UK working for people with diabetes, funding research, campaigning and helping people live with the condition. To find out more about Diabetes UK activities, in your local area. Click onto the website.

Asthma UK (www.asthma.org.uk/)
Is the charity dedicated to improving the health and well – being of the 5.4 million people in the UK whose lives are affected by asthma. Information about symptoms, triggers, medicines, treatment, control and the range of publications visit the website.

Alzheimer’s Society (www.alzheimers.org.uk/)
Find out more of the signs of Alzheimer’s and what you should do if you are concerned about your own, or someone else’s memory. The term “dementia” is used to describe the symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by specific diseases and conditions including Alzheimer’s disease, stroke and many other rare conditions. To find out more visit the website.

Age UK (www.ageuk.org.uk/)
Age concern and help the aged are now age U.K. Information and advice for the elderly about benefits, care, age discrimination and computer courses contact the website.

Other useful websites:

Department of Health (www.dh.gov.uk/)
Alcoholic Anonymous (www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk/)
Arthritis research campaign (www.arthritisreasearchuk.org/)
British Heart Foundation (www.bhf.org.uk/)
Mind (www.mind.org.uk/)
Local Life Social Services http://www.locallife.co.uk/ISLEOFWIGHT/social-services.asp
Summary Care Record Information (www.nhscarerecords.nhs.uk)