Age UK Milton Keynes Free and confidential information and advice to people over 60, their family and Carers. Volunteers are able to help with completing benefit forms if required.
Contact 01908 550700.
Age UK (formerly Age Concern and Help the Aged)
Age UK’s web site has a section on a range of money matters, including free downloadable factsheets. Factsheet 34 covers Attendance Allowance and FS52 covers Disability Living Allowance.
ASD Facebook page for parents in Milton Keynes www.facebook.co.uk – mk asd parent support group. The aim of the group is to share ideas and experiences, and to build up a social network for parents. Please note this page has been set up by a carer and is not the responsibility of Carers MK
Carers UK Information and advice for carers
Carewell A new partnership between Carers UK and Bupa, which aims to help arers, and the people they care for, make positive changes to be healthier and happier.
Carers Trust (Formerly Princess Royal Trust for Carers and Crossroads Care) PRCT aims to meet the diverse needs of carers through excellent local and national services
Carers Direct NHS advice and information for Carers
Centre for Integrated Living Milton Keynes Centre for Integrated Living runs a local disability information and advice service run by and for disabled people.
Cerebra A unique charity set up to help improve the lives of children with brain related conditions.
Citizens Advice Bureau CAB advisers can help answer queries about general entitlement and can check to see whether you are receiving all of the benefits that you might qualify for.
Direct Gov This government web site contains clear and comprehensive information on all benefits and has links to other relevant sites. You can also apply online for certain benefits via this site.
Family Fund Grants for Disabled Children
Headway – The Brain Injury Association
MK Council Adult Social Care For information about social care support
MK Prostate Cancer Support is voluntary group that offers support and comfort to people who are are affected by prostate cancer or other prostate problems with sympathy and with confidentiality respected.
MK Web MK Web has links to national and local support organisations
Parent and Carer Alliance MK A group of parents and carers who want to influence the delivery of services for children and young people in Milton Keynes.
Pension Service Telephone 0845 6060265
Silver Line A new Befriending Service for Older People
Therapy Directory – If you’re in need of support, search their network to be connected with a professional therapist.
Times Carer The Times Magazine for Carers, with useful articles and information